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Tech Lead



Bucharest, Romania
Posted on Monday, May 29, 2023

Who we are in a nutshell:

👋🏻 Hi, we are FintechOS! We are the global leader in fintech enablement, with a mission to make fintech innovation available to every company. The FintechOS platform simplifies and accelerates the launching, servicing, and expansion of financial products and services, helping businesses recognize value up to ten times sooner than with other approaches: with FintechOS, banks, insurance providers, and companies can get up and running with new financial solutions in as little as 12 weeks.

Unlike other financial technologies, FintechOS breaks data free from the core, enabling the creation of personalized and differentiated products and customer journeys at scale. FintechOS is a cloud-native platform that connects with any ecosystem tech or service – financial and non-financial – and can plug anywhere in the tech stack, working with existing and legacy tech that companies want to keep. We have invested deeply in our technology IP and are proud to have built not only an exceptional platform but also a diverse and experienced tech team.

About the role

The Technical Lead at FintechOS plays a critical role in ensuring the successful delivery of complex projects.

As the Technical Lead, you will be responsible for leading the technical aspects of the project and serving as the main point of contact for the client.

You will be responsible for communicating technical requirements and progress updates to stakeholders.

Staying up-to-date with emerging technologies, industry trends, and best practices is important to ensure that the team is using the most efficient and effective methods to complete the project.

To be successful in this role, strong leadership and technical expertise are essential for delivering high-quality projects that meet the client's needs and exceed their expectations.

What you'll be doing

  • Serve as the primary technical point of contact for clients and communicate technical requirements and solutions
  • Lead a team of developers in the design and development of web-based solutions on the FintechOS platform
  • Design and optimize the database schema for the solutions being developed
  • Ensure that the team adheres to coding standards, best practices, and development processes
  • Collaborate with the QA team to ensure that the solutions are thoroughly tested and meet the acceptance criteria
  • Participate in code reviews and contribute to the development of a scalable and maintainable codebase
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging web technologies and make recommendations for adoption
  • Participate in the estimation and planning of project timelines and deliverables, managing project risks & technical debt
  • Agility in delivering functionality outside of formal release cycle
  • Creating architectural blueprints and technical documentation, demonstrating prototypes through hands-on development
  • Tackle code complexity and scalability issues by advocating code quality and refactoring techniques and leading the implementation of modular architectures
  • Work with clients to understand their business needs & requirements and provide technical guidance and recommendations

What you'll need

  • Strong proficiency in JavaScript and front-end development frameworks such as React or Angular
  • Experience with Java, SQL Server, and database design and optimization
  • Knowledge of web technologies including HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript libraries and frameworks
  • Experience with Agile software development methodologies
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills, with the ability to troubleshoot technical issues
  • Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills, with the ability to manage client relationships and expectations
  • Strong client-facing and communication skills
  • Flexible attitude, ability to perform under pressure and complying with strict deadlines
  • Pro-active behavior, good organization and time management skills


  • Experience with FintechOS platform or similar low-code platforms
  • Knowledge of server-side technologies such as Node.js, Java, or .NET
  • Familiarity with cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud and experience with cloud-based deployments
  • Experience with DevOps and CI/CD practices, including familiarity with tools such as Jenkins, Git & Docker
  • Understanding of mobile-first and responsive web design

Our culture

  • We are a highly motivated bunch of people, taking on a huge technical challenge in one of the biggest industries in the world. We're fully aware that the impact of our work can be felt by hundreds of millions of people around the world.
  • At FintechOS, we strive to be the place where a diverse mix of talented people want to come, stay, and do their best work. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion is reflected in our people, our partners, and our customers.
  • We are fully focused on equality and believe deeply in diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin, and all the other wonderful characteristics that make us different.

Quick Facts

  • We are a venture-backed business co-headquartered in New York and London
  • We have a big list of international clients already under our belt, serving customers in North America and Europe.
  • Our customers range from globally strategic companies like Groupe Société Générale, Admiral Group, and BPCE Oney, to game-changing players like Vibrant, eMag, and Howden
  • Our partners include both niche consulting agencies and global consulting firms and systems integrators, including Deloitte, EY, and PWC.