Full-Stack Developer

6th May, 2024




About us

Wewire is here to revolutionize cross-border payments for businesses and we're doing things differently. We aim to empower businesses of all sizes with tailored and unlimited financial access. We have done this for over 1,500 businesses, processing over $1Bn for them. We are present in Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, the UK, US, Canada and Dubai.

We have offices in Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, the UK, US, Canada and Dubai.

About our Engineering Team

Complex problems, exceptional challenges, and a direct impact on the happiness of over 1500 businesses. This is Engineering at WeWire. Engineering is an integral part of our company - and we have big ambitions. There are many interesting challenges ahead, and you'd be able to work directly with anyone across the company. Some of us have worked in growth-stage companies; some have only ever worked in startups; others are former consultants. As long as you enjoy learning and building new things, we'd love to talk to you.

What You'll Be Involved In

  • Designing, developing, and maintaining efficient, reusable and reliable code using Typescript
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features.
  • Supporting the team to continuously experiment, iterate and deliver on new product objectives
  • Delivering testable, maintainable and high-quality code and taking operational responsibility for the components that you develop.
  • Writing unit and quality integration tests for applications.
  • Ensuring the best possible performance, quality and responsiveness of the product.
  • Identifying bottlenecks and bugs, and devising solutions for quick resolution.

You should apply if

  • You have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field. In the absence of formal qualifications, other experience in the industry may be considered.
  • You possess a minimum of 3+ years experience in full-stack development
  • You are comfortable developing software built with modern web development technologies, with strong proficiency in Typescript, Javascript ecosystem and NestJS.
  • You have a solid understanding of object-oriented programming.
  • You are very familiar with various design and architectural patterns for building a scalable application.
  • You have working knowledge of code versioning tools, such as Git.
  • You are excellent in problem solving and have the ability to work under pressure.
  • You are passionate about delivering end-to-end initiatives across the stack and have experience and interest in contributing to web front ends, backend services, and the APIs that glue them together.
  • You know and care about sound engineering practices like continuous delivery, defensive programming, and automated testing.
  • You have a product mindset: you care about customer outcomes and you want to make data-informed decisions.
  • You enjoy learning quickly and working closely with your product team to bring value to your customers and partners.
  • You're comfortable working in a team that deals with ambiguity.
  • You think you'd enjoy the kind of work we are doing at WeWire.

Our global benefits:

  • Flexible public holidays, get days off to celebrate your birthday and swap days off according to your values and beliefs
  • Competitive salary, we tailor our compensation for the best because our people are our greatest asset
  • Premium healthcare plan, giving you the best because we care
  • Employee pension
  • ⏰ We offer hybrid yet flexible working hours and trust you to work enough hours to do your job well, at times that suit you and your team.

The interview process:

All interview stages are virtual. Our process typically involves three main stages

  • Initial Call - video call via Google Meet or physical (30 mins)
  • Take-home Task - to complete in your own time (within 48 hours)
  • Role Specific & Values Interview - video call via Google Meet (x2 60 mins)

Our average process takes around 2-3 weeks but we will always work around your availability.
We're an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, family or parental status, national origin, veteran, neurodiversity status or disability status.