Engineering Manager

Tel Aviv, Israel /
GPO EMEA - Engineering /
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. 

About the Role
We are looking for a brilliant Engineering Manager to join our amazing engineering team and work on the company's core products. You will take the lead in designing and building our cloud-based solutions. You will face challenges of performance, scalability, and availability all of them in a cloud-based environment with the newest tools and services. This is a truly unique engineering position putting you in charge of every aspect of the system and the development life-cycle.

What you’ll do

    • Be part of our engineering management team, help to design our future group structure and way of work.
    • Lead 12-20 extremely talented engineers in a dynamic and global environment.
    • Face challenges of scale and mature our system and engineering organization. 
    • Work closely with other company stakeholders such as product, support, and data teams.
    • Own end-to-end our core payments processing platform, from the birth of a design to production monitoring and maintenance
    • .Build cutting-edge solutions for high scale in the payments landscape.
    • Mentor tech leads and engineers to continuously grow and become better engineers.
    • Will take a major role in designing and building important products for the company.
    • Build a 100% cloud-native containerized distributed system for 99.999% availability.

You may fit this role if you…

    • A great leader who is also a team player.
    • Have Experience in mentoring leaders and engineers.
    • Would like to take an important role in designing our engineering organization and systems.
    • Design and work with distributed system concepts like parallel processing, consistency, replication, and scalability.
    • Love to explore new technologies to find the best solution for complex problems. - A creative thinker, passionate about problem-solving.
    • Have strong programming skills in at least one of the following languages - Go, Node.js, Scala, Java, or Python.
    • Believe that good API matters.
    • Happy to collaborate and communicate remotely and asynchronously.
    • When you see something broken, you can't sleep until it’s fixed.
    • Have an urge to deliver quickly and iterate fast.
    • Keen to inspire, share knowledge, and push others to get the best out of the team.
    • Have strong English communication skills.

What we offer

    • Career progression program
    • Wellbeing programs
    • Flexible program and hybrid way of working
    • Free subscription to an Internal Elearning platform with courses from Udemy, Coursera, and many others
    • Truly International Environment with almost 40 different cultures
    • An inclusive environment that listens to a diverse range of voices when making decisions.
    • A positive, get-things-done workplace
    • A dynamic, constantly evolving space (change is par for the course – important you are comfortable with this)
    • Ability to learn cutting edge concepts and innovation in an agile start-up environment with a global scale
    • A democratic work environment where you can drive your outcomes

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 

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.