Stripe for AML Compliance

Fullstack Software Engineer

$65k - $90k / 0.20% - 0.70%
Berlin, Germany
Job Type
3+ years
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Madhu G Nadig
Madhu G Nadig

About the role

Fullstack Software Engineer

What we do

Flagright is building the holistic compliance infrastructure to revolutionize the way startups deal with financial crime. We believe in enabling businesses to compete and innovate, and are on a mission to commoditize fincrime tooling for startups globally. Our solution helps stop human trafficking, child labor, sex slavery, and fraud among other crimes.

It’s an API-first solution with a no-code back office portal. We are a Y Combinator-backed company based in Berlin, serving customers from four continents.

You will:

  • Solve complex engineering problems at a fast pace.
  • Deliver high quality frontend & backend code against tight deadlines.
  • Collaborate closely with the founding team to deliver robust and comprehensive interfaces to core compliance and anti-fraud financial primitives.
  • Make pragmatic tradeoffs considering customer experience, business priorities and a sustainable technical baseline.
  • Influence the direction of Flagright’s frontend products and engineering culture.
  • Own and drive changes that increase the productivity of customers working on frontend applications.
  • Work with your teammates to own and innovate on the development experience.
  • Collaborate closely with the founding team and designers to deliver a great experience for people using your team’s products.
  • Influence the direction of Flagright’s platform, services, and engineering culture.
  • Hide complexity from our users behind simple, yet powerful abstractions.

Your profile:

  • At least 3 years of experience and interest in building software systems from scratch - we care much more about general engineering skill than knowledge of a particular language or framework.
  • Pride in owning projects to successful completion involving a wide variety of technologies and systems.
  • A high standard, of themselves and the people they work with.
  • Acute interest in taking ownership of technical design, implementation and results.
  • Strong and transparent English communication skills.
  • Problem solving mindset - see a problem as an opportunity to grow and is motivated to find solutions, thereby focusing on growth and achieving positive results.

Tech Stack

  • Distributed NoSQL Datastores - Cassandra/DynamoDB, MongoDB
  • Event brokers and Queues - Kafka, Kinesis, SQS
  • Node.js, TypeScript, Go, Scala
  • Docker Containers
  • AWS Lambda, API Gateway, Fargate
  • Apache Spark


  • Work alongside a highly competent, top-tier team (Y Combinator, ex AWS, Zalando, Palantir).
  • Great career development opportunities in a fast-growing company.
  • Low-bureaucracy, minimal meetings, async communications culture, international culture, flat organization.
  • Significant equity option package at a YC-backed startup.
  • You’ll be paid at the top of your market level.
  • 24 days of paid vacation per year.
  • Relocation to Berlin is fully supported for this position including the visa sponsorship. Remote isn't supported.
  • Fast moving, challenging and unique business problems.
  • Possibility for relocation and international transfers mid-career.
  • Do something meaningful, help stop human trafficking, money laundering, child labor; Be a part of enabling the future of fintech startups.

About the interview

  • First interview with the founders (1 hour) with Baran Ozkan and Madhu Nadig. This step is a deep dive into your past experience to understand your thought process. The session is moderated by Madhu.
  • Second interview with our founding engineer Chia Lun Wu (Random, live technical assessment, 1 hour)
  • Offer (30 minutes) with Baran Ozkan

Why you should join Flagright

Flagright is Stripe for AML Compliance. It’s a risk-based transaction monitoring API that helps fintech startups quickly set up their compliance infrastructure. We are on a mission to make compliance a commodity and enable startups prevent financial crime globally.

Team Size:3
Location:Berlin, Germany
Madhu G Nadig
Madhu G Nadig
Baran Özkan
Baran Özkan