Senior Software Engineer - Finance Data Assurance



Software Engineering, Accounting & Finance
London, UK
Posted on Thursday, May 23, 2024

Company Description

Wise is a global technology company, building the best way to move and manage the world’s money. Min fees. Max ease. Full speed.

Whether people and businesses are sending money to another country, spending abroad, or making and receiving international payments, Wise is on a mission to make their life easier and save them money.

As part of our team, you will be helping us create an entirely new network for the world's money. For everyone, everywhere.

More about our mission.

Job Description

The team you’ll be working with: Finance Data Assurance

Wise is growing fast in volume, revenue, gross margin, and customer products. To ensure that Wise's finances are healthy and consistent, the finance data quality should be constantly monitored.

The Finance Data Assurance Engineering Team builds and constantly improves scalable and reliable services that monitor and analyse financial data across Wise in real time.

Together with the rest of the Data Assurance team, you will work on developing and maintaining sophisticated finance controls, building finance data reconciliation tools, and working with data on a large scale.

You will have very interesting challenges with high data volume, fighting performance bottlenecks, implementing fault-tolerant solutions, and deep diving into the finance domain.

What does it take:

  • A strong product mindset, you prioritise work with the customers in mind and make data-driven decisions

  • Sense of ownership and great communication skills to drive projects across teams

  • Ability to work independently while also being a good team player. Your work will frequently involve cross-team collaboration.

  • Ability to break down complex projects into incremental milestones that deliver customer value

  • Experience with common design and architectural patterns coupled with a passion for writing clean code that is performant and well tested

  • Curiosity and drive for continuous learning and improvement

  • Following and advocating best coding practices, continuous delivery and code reviews

  • Knowledge and experience with a messaging system, like Kafka

  • Knowledge of Java and Spring boot is a plus

  • Experience working with relational and non-relational databases, query optimisation and designing schemas is a plus

What does success look like?

  • You’ll have onboarded and found your place through understanding your team and tribe vision and how you can contribute

  • You’ll understand how our values can help you guide your work

  • You’ll understand our customers and the impact our product makes in their lives

  • You’ll identify technical challenges and opportunities and help us build a world class money transfer product

What you get back:

  • The empowerment to solve problems your way

  • The freedom to have real impact Loads of development opportunities

  • A fun work environment with social activities and events

  • The opportunity to work with super smart people

Find out more about our benefits in our London office.

Additional Information

For everyone, everywhere. We're people building money without borders — without judgement or prejudice, too. We believe teams are strongest when they are diverse, equitable and inclusive.

We're proud to have a truly international team, and we celebrate our differences.
Inclusive teams help us live our values and make sure every Wiser feels respected, empowered to contribute towards our mission and able to progress in their careers.

If you want to find out more about what it's like to work at Wise visit Wise.Jobs.

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