Senior Software Engineer

Bogota, Colombia /
GPO LATAM - Engineering /
Full-time
About PayU 
PayU, a leading payment and Fintech company in 50+ high-growth markets throughout Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa, part of Prosus group, one of the largest technology investors in the world is redefining the way people buy and sell online for our 300.000+ merchants and millions of consumers. 

As a leading online payment service provider, we deploy more than 400 payment methods and PCI-certified platforms to process approximately 6 million payments every single day. 

Be part of our PayU team ! We are looking for our next Senior Software Engineer who will design, develop, test and document, systems and functionality providing support to applications and services developed. 

What you will do:
Work closely with Creative, Business, Technology and QA teams to ensure the technology will be functional and meet performance targets.
Own the development of sub-systems and ensure they follow the established technical architecture and design.
Implement user and business requirements which are composed of multiple development activities or touch various sub-systems.
Designs, develops, tests and documents complex systems and functionality.
Maintain concise and clear documentation on projects as dictated by each capability’s guidelines and best practices.
Debug complex issues in existing software applications.
Provide proactive feedback on policies and procedures when an opportunity for improvement exists.
 
What you'll need to succeed:
BS in Computer Science or related discipline, or equivalent practical experience.
Between 4 - 6 years’ software development experience.
Proficiency designing and developing rich web applications using various technologies and web services.
Advanced-level knowledge of at least one modern object oriented programming language (Java, Scala etc). 
Work experience with automation and pre-processing (e.g. Grunt, Maven, Ant, Powershell).
Work experience with data storage patterns and practices, namely relational (SQL) and/or non-relational (NoSQL, MongoDB, Kassandra) platforms.
Work experience integrating web solutions with external web services.
Knowledge in architectural patterns (Service Oriented Architecture, Aspect Oriented Architecture, N-tier, Distributed Architecture, Client-Server).
Fluency with data transfer formats and protocols popular in web applications (e.g. JSON, XML, HTTP).
Experience creating and consuming SOAP or REST web services.
English level B2 or higher.
About us:  
At PayU, we are a global fintech investor and our vision is to build a world without financial borders where everyone can prosper. We give people in high-growth markets the financial services and products they need to thrive. Our expertise in 18 high-growth markets enables us to extend the reach of financial services. This drives everything we do, from investing in technology entrepreneurs, to offering credit to underserved individuals, to helping merchants buy, sell and operate online. Being part of Prosus, one of the largest technology investors in the world, gives us the presence and expertise to make a real impact. Find out more www.payu.com 

Our Commitment To Building A Diverse And Inclusive Workforce 
As a global and multi-cultural organization with varied ethnicities thriving across locations, we realize that our responsibility towards fulfilling the D&I commitment is huge. Therefore, we continuously strive to create a diverse, inclusive and safe environment, for all of our people, communities and customers. Our leaders are committed to create an inclusive work culture which enables transparency, flexibility and unbiased attention to each and every PayUneer so they can succeed, irrespective of gender, color or personal faith. An environment where every person feels they belong, that they are listened to, and where they are empowered to speak up. At PayU we have zero tolerance towards any form of prejudice whether a specific race, ethnicity, or of persons with disabilities or the LGBTQ communities.