Backend Team Leader - Dubai


Rapyd has unified payments, payouts and fintech on one worldwide platform, and we’re assembling the world’s best team to liberate global commerce. With offices in Tel Aviv, Amsterdam, Singapore, Iceland, London, Dubai, Hong Kong, and the U.S., the opportunities at Rapyd are limitless.

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Rapyd is looking for a Backend Team Leader


  • Lead and mentor a team of backend engineers (Python)
  • 50% HO position
  • Agile development of high scale cloud-based solutions in a Fintech area
  • Collaboration with Product Management and other teams on requirements, design, integrations and development
  • Effective management of team goals and objectives, accurate work estimations and frequent deliveries within agreed deadlines
  • Proactive contribution to continuous improvement of work methodology, product quality and team personal development
  • A high level of ownership and responsibility of all work done by the team
  • Position will be involved in design and implementation of low latency, high availability and high-performance services
  • Reporting line to R&D Group Lead


  • At least 3 years of experience of leading a team of 3+ engineers
  • Hands-on experience of at least 4 years with object-oriented programming, high-scale backend development in Python
  • Ability to manage time effectively and direct the team towards the same standards
  • Ability to work in a multi-technology environment & learn new technologies
  • Experience in working with cloud-based architectures and AWS specifically
  • Fintech experience – is an advantage
  • Excellent English (written and verbal)

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