Backend Engineer | Java 11 | Remote | HMO from Day 1

₱45,000 - 140,000 per month

2 to 4 Years
Open to Work From Home
With Business Certificates
Established in 2013
201-500 Employees
Total vacancies for this job title: 1
Posted On: December 1, 2022
Job ID: 415958

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  • Great Place to Work-Certified Company

  • Premium HMO

  • Holistic employee experience

  • Rewards and incentives

  • Monthly engagement activities

  • Career advancement opportunities

  • Paid referral program

About the Client:


Innovators, Creative Wizards, Marketing Geniuses, Culture Operators.


Hyphen Group is a leading fintech company in Greater Southeast Asia, reaching over 10 million monthly users and working with more than 220 financial institutions across six markets including Hong Kong, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, and Thailand.


They use the power of innovation to build better futures for their customers, their people, and their partners.


They previously went by the name of CompareAsiaGroup.


Job Summary:


​We are looking for an experienced Back-end Engineer to join our IT team. You will be responsible for the server side of our web applications. If you have excellent programming skills and a passion for developing applications or improving existing ones, we would like to meet you.


As a Back-end Engineer, you’ll work closely with our engineers to ensure system consistency and improve user experience. Ultimately, you should be able to develop and maintain functional and stable web applications to meet our company’s needs.


  • Write, review and integrate beautiful code

  • Implement automated test cases

  • Improve our CI/CD pipelines

  • Continuously suggest improvements to our ways of working, tech stack, and products

  • Automate everything that can be automated

  • Architect solutions from well-defined business cases

  • Take ownership of code, feature development, components and end results.

  • Share your knowledge with the team and mentor people around you

  • Work in a proactive and innovative way to meet milestones and deadlines

  • Engage with the wider engineering organization, making sure your tech roadmap aligns with the other teams

  • Work with product owners, engineering managers, and business stakeholders to define the product and tech roadmap



Must have:

  • Expert level Java skills (JDK8 or later)

  • Great knowledge of micro service architecture and its design patterns

  • Knowledge of service versioning and deployment versioning

  • Expertise in databases and database connectors (both relational and noSQL)

  • Must have Fiber Optic internet with at least 25 Mbps bandwidth

  • Must have a backup desktop or laptop with the latest OS

  • Must be able to work from 9AM-6PM

Good to have:

  • Ability and willingness to learn new things fast

  • Master of Kotlin

  • Extensive knowledge in Java build systems such as Maven and Gradle

  • Deep understanding of Kafka or similar message mechanisms

  • Master of REST interface implementation and design

  • Expert in creating system observability and service level observability

  • Knowledge of event-based architecture

  • Knowledge of dependency injection patterns

  • Knowledge of using and setting up code quality controls such as SonarQube

  • Hands-on skills required to set up a fully functioning CI/CD pipeline from scratch

  • Domain knowledge of affiliate marketing systems

  • Hands-on experience with Quarkus

  • Hands-on experience with Camunda

  • Hands-on experience with Github actions

  • Hands-on experience with Github advanced security

  • Hands-on experience with AWS

  • Hands-on experience with Docker

  • Hands-on experience with Kubernetes

  • Knowledge of workflow patterns

  • Knowledge of Service Oriented Architecture

  • Expertise in building low latency systems

  • Knowledge of GraphQL

  • Expert in TDD