Golden Gate Ventures


Infrastructure Engineer at Xendit
Jakarta, ID
Xendit provides payments infrastructure across Indonesia. Xendit processes payments, runs marketplaces, disburses payroll and loans, detects fraud and helps other startups grow exponentially. We serve these services through world-class APIs and dashboard UI that simplifies payments.

At Xendit, our developers work on everything from backend systems, where all our products plugin, to building out beautiful and intuitive user interfaces, to scaling products that will automate human processes and make payments happen fast and seamlessly.

What you'll do
Building our data streaming engine, realtime data analysis framework and alerts, human friendly DSL (to enable everyone to have access for data as a first class citizen), and scaling our data infrastructure

Building our data, server, application, and operational security by identifying and exploiting vulnerabilities with various hacking tools

Building our core infrastructure to maintain and orchestrating our microservices. You'll also build real-time system monitoring

Managing connections to banks/external services
As a payment company we also need to integrate with many external parties from different domains, with a focus on high stability and fault tolerance

Managing and optimizing existing payment infrastructure
Optimize the queue processing speed, building the infrastructure to empower and overall scaling of our payment processing for growth

Minimum qualifications
BA/BS degree in Computer Science or a related technical field or equivalent practical experience.
Experience with at least one programming language (Prefer python or nodeJS).
Have basic understanding about microservices / deployment infrastructure (AWS, Kubernetes, etc) / data infrastructure (mongoDB, Redshift, Kinesis, etc)
Ability to speak and write in English and Bahasa fluently and idiomatically.
What we care about
You’re smart: Bachelor's degree from a top university; fluent in spoken and written English and Bahasa Indonesia
Attention to detail: Please address your email to “the lucky person opening this email” and tell us a good time to send you a Backend Skills Test (must be returned within 24 hours) for your application to be considered.
Ownership mentality: You think like a founder. You push forward independently in an ambiguous environment. You understand the big picture, own mistakes and think about what our customer wants, not what's easiest for you.
Honey badger attitude: You make ambitious goals. Then execute…on time, on budget.
You’re like us: You smile a lot, think work is fun and don’t take yourself too seriously. You measure yourself against the best and believe feedback is the breakfast of champions.
About our team
YCombinator Batch S15: YC is the best incubator in the world, producing Airbnb and Dropbox; 120 companies out of 6,000 applications get in
Funded by investors behind Facebook, Slack Kaokao, Path, Twitch, GrabTaxi, Tokopedia
Interested to join the Xendit family?
Email us your Resume/Github/LinkedIn. Bonus points to convince us why you really want us and telling us the magic word - clues are somewhere on the site :)