Senior Backend Engineer - API Services at Arrow
About the role
Arrow is building the fastest checkout e-commerce in Southeast Asia. We allow online sellers to embed our checkout across any platform and collect payments in one-tap. We are a high-growth fintech startup, homegrown in Singapore and with global ambitions. Arrow is well funded by world-class angel investors and venture capitalists.
Get to know the team
Arrow Engineering works closely with stakeholders to help develop products that matter to our users. We’re responsible for making sure the Arrow products get shipped with the highest quality of work and on time. We are at an early stage, the team is lean and it’s a great chance for you to help drive decision-making and create outsized impact while experiencing life in a high-growth environment.
Get to know the role
You will be responsible for the development of Arrow's core API modules which will be used as an interface across all of the other teams. You will also be required to ensure appropriate documentation and robust code which can be scaled easily
The Day-to-Day Activities
- Design, build and maintain APIs, services, and documentation across Arrow's Engineering teams
- Work with engineers across Arrow to build new features
- Use REST, GraphQL, and streaming technologies
- Work closely with the CTO to create robust APIs, and integrate with mission-critical third-party APIs
- Prepare clean documentation on how to consume the APIs
- Report directly to the CTO and will also be responsible for any other ad-hoc tasks as delegated by the CTO.
- Minimum of 5 years of experience in backend development in PHP
- In-depth knowledge of building APIs
- Strong coding skills in Go
- Prior experience in building payment integration on any of the above platforms is preferred.
- Experience in PHP - Laravel APIs is preferred
- Analytical and can be creative with data
- Excellent communication skills in both written and spoken English
- Excellent interpersonal skills
- Demonstrated ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations
- Highly motivated, innovative, and loves the thrill of being in a fast-paced environment while being able to multitask to meet deadlines
Why you should join Arrow
Arrow is the fastest checkout for consumers in South-East Asia that works across all platforms. Arrow was founded by the early team that launched and scaled GrabPay across the region to become the no.1 digital wallet.
We are a high growth fintech startup homegrown in Singapore with global ambitions. Join us!