Position title
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)

Liberate global commerce with all the tools your business needs to create payment, payout and fintech experiences everywhere.

Around the world, customers want to pay in a thousand different ways. Businesses and consumers want to get paid faster. And developers want to build new products and possibilities. Rapyd makes it happen, giving you more ways than anyone to make fintech work for your business. With Rapyd, your business can accept and send payments to just about anyone—faster, cheaper and easier. And Rapyd clients see an average of 196% return on investment and spend 70% less time managing payments.

Employment Type
Software Development
Job Location
Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Date posted
2. April 2024
Valid through
2. May 2024
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