Android Engineer at FairMoney

March 22, 2024
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

FairMoney is building the leading mobile bank for emerging markets. We started with a digital microcredit application on Android, and currently roll out additional financial services (current account, savings, debit card) while expanding the product to Western Africa and South-East Asia.


  • We are seeking talented Software Engineers – Android to join our mobile team and help us bring our vision to life.
  • As a software engineer at our company, you will have the opportunity to make a tangible impact on the future of banking. Our team is comprised of individuals with a passion for innovation and a drive to deliver the best possible experience to our customers.
  • If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding career in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, then we want you to join our team!

We are looking forward to you working on:

  • Create, develop, and test new features; across the entire SDLC
  • Maintain high-quality standards across all areas including code quality
  • Knowledge sharing & mentor junior developers

Our technical stack:

  • Our customer-facing product is an Android application;
  • It communicates with a Ruby on Rails or Go-lang backend (sidekiq, rspec);
  • Our ML pipeline is an API-flask (Python);
  • We are hosted on AWS: we use Kubernetes, SNS, SQS, Lambdas, an RDS Aurora Mysql and PostgreSQL databases as well as DynamoDB, S3, Kinesis (data-stream, firehose);
  • Prototype of a data warehouse on GCP (GCS, BigQuery, Cloud Composer);
  • We run our CI/CD pipeline with GitHub Actions.


  • 4+ years of professional experience in Android native development.
  • 4+ years Coding in Kotlin/Java
  • 2+ years experience in pair programming, TDD, code reviews
  • 2+ years Unit Tests, Instrumented Tests, and End to End Tests
  • Ability to create clean, efficient and high-quality code
  • You are familiar with multi-module apps
  • You are comfortable with Clean architecture and using Coroutines (or RxJava)

Soft Skills:

  • Driven by impact
  • Great team player & communicator, who at the same time can also work autonomously
  • Proactive and hard-working – “Get it done” attitude
  • Will to over-reach objectives