Job Description

What will you do:

  • As a lead engineer, you will lead and grow projects from end to end by building backend architect, writing well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices.
  • Lead technical discussions within the team and be the go-to person for the team for guidance and troubleshooting.
  • Partner with product, data, finance, compliance and operations to develop systems as per business and regulatory requirement.
  • Learn and adapt to new technology implemented to support our core business
  • Understand key Business and Engineering metrics around performance, quality and availability and work regularly with the team to push the boundaries and improve them periodically.
  • Foster and build a culture of actively engaging team members in architecture and design discussions
  • Set up solid process and practices around code quality, conventions and documentation.

What makes you a great fit: 

  • 7+ years of technical experience and passionate about scaling the Fintech system.
  • Hands-on and deep experience building applications and expert level proficiency in modern programming languages like JAVA along with Spring & Microservices.
  • Strong expertise on design patterns, data structures & architecture.
  • Expertise in all common AWS Cloud technologies, Knowledge of CI/CD tools and workflows
  • Proven track record in building highly-available and scalable distributed systems
  • Independent, dedicated, and able to deliver production ready code with high autonomy and minimal guidance.
  • Well-structured, easily maintainable, well-documented code that balances beauty and pragmatism.
  • Experience developing best practices to build out and maintain scalable systems, service oriented applications, and more.
  • Lending, Payments and/or risk experience are a plus, but not required.

About Pepper Money

Pepper Money is a consumer finance brand with a mission to serve the underserved. It is part of Pepper Financial Services Group, which has offices in India, Singapore, South Korea, Australia, Spain and the United Kingdom. Pepper Money's mission in India is to bring a trusted modern financial services experience to the emerging and diverse population. We are building a technology first business with high focus on customer happiness, sustainability and deep relationships. We are a global business. Pepper has built, scaled, acquired and managed Lending and Servicing businesses across Asia Pacific and Europe. The breadth and scale of our platforms today provides us with a unique opportunity to continue growing in existing and new markets.

Company Type


Company Size

11-50 employees

Office Locations

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India