Senior Software Engineer (Hybrid) – Makati City, Philippines

CloudPay is an organisation of over 1,100 people united by a single purpose – to modernise the pay experience for business and people, raising the importance of pay processes beyond an operational function to become a true business advantage.

With a proud heritage of over 25 years, we are trusted to manage the pay processes of 250 global organisations, processing over 2.5 million payslips a year in 130 countries, handling over $24bn of payments in 168 currencies. We fully understand the challenges facing payroll teams and are committed to improving them.

Our integrated portfolio of payroll, funding, payments and pay on-demand solutions are delivered through a single cloud-based platform that can be deployed anywhere in the world. By unifying payroll, treasury and HCM functions and leveraging the latest technology, we can transform pay processes, making them fast and friction-free.

We’re making payroll more flexible, with services that can be deployed globally, regionally and locally giving employees a choice of how they prefer to be paid – making pay a key differentiator.

And we’re bringing certainty, with end-to-end compliance, always-on global data analytics and error-free automated operations, so however complex an organisation may be, payroll is one thing that can be relied on.

We’re committed to providing an excellent employee experience through fulfilling projects, empowerment to make a difference, and an environment that inspires innovation.

The benefits of working at CloudPay include a competitive compensation package, career development opportunities, access to wellness resources, and a vibrant global culture.

We are looking for passionate individuals who maintain a strong desire to succeed.

The Senior Software Engineer works closely with peers, customers and stakeholders globally with minimal supervision to deliver customer requirements to support the smooth utilization of the CloudPay platform across the world. He/she is experienced in software development and will utilize this experience in developing solutions that bring maximum business value to the end customer.

Daily Duties and Main Responsibilities will include:
• Analysing requirements, technical design, and implementing into new capabilities within the platform
• Upholding code standards and best practices through code reviews, refactoring efforts, peer mentoring and identifying improvements to coding and technical standards
• Building solutions in the context of a legacy platform transitioning to microservice architecture.
• Selecting the appropriate design methodologies to be applied, determining design alternatives and performing trade-off analysis
• Engaging in the identification and remediation of issues related to quality, performance, security, scalability, maintainability, reliability, and functionality or other problems in the technical and business domains
• Design, code, unit test and debug user stories
• Providing technical guidance to junior teammates through mentoring and code reviews.
• Providing technical support for existing functionalities in production environment
• Documenting new or updated functionality as released
• Participating actively in all aspects of the agile process and ceremonies to deliver usable functionality
• Continually improving own coding and technical knowledge

Attributes and Experience Required:
• Extensive hands-on development experience, minimum of 7 years with a strong foundation in OOP and Design Patterns, Clean code and SOLID principles
• Strong working knowledge of Java 11, Spring framework or Spring boot, JavaScript, JQuery and RESTful Web-Services
o Spring Boot web, Security, Actuator, AMQP, JPA, batch and mail
o Java 17 working knowledge is an edge
• Demonstrable experience in implementing microservices, familiarity with microservice architecture and design patterns
• Experience working with relational (MySQL/MariaDB) AND NoSQL (MongoDB, DynamoDB) database management systems and ability to write complex queries.
• Experience in API-driven development, application performance tuning and secure coding
• Experience in using containerization (Docker/Kubernetes) and developing cloud-native applications
• Degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering or a related discipline
• Soft skills needed:
o Strong teamworking and communication skills
o Excellent logical, analytical skills and attention to detail
o Self-starter, able to own, prioritize and plan own workloads
o Flexibility in working to tight timescales to meet release deadlines
• The following would be an advantage:
o Experience in Node.js, Groovy, AngularJS, React-Redux, Vue.js
o Background in Payroll, HR or other financial domains
o Working in Agile or Scrum environment

Package and Benefits:

  • Competitive annual salary and benefits package
  • 18 days annual leave plus public holidays
  • Birthday leave
  • Earned Wage Access (via CloudPay Now app)
  • Flexible remote working
  • 10 days sick leave
  • HMO
  • Personal and professional development opportunities
  • Friendly working environment

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