Back-end Software Engineer in Cordada


Santiago (temporarily remote) | Semi Senior | Full time | Programming

Salary: $3600 - 5400 USD/month

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Cordada is a high-growth fintech company born to help Latam small-and-medium businesses (SMB, PyMEs) reach their full potential. It partners with small and medium-sized lenders that have intimate knowledge of specific markets and industries. Cordada provides them funding, technological solutions and financial expertise to help them provide their customers the best service.
The company has a solid track record and an attractive growth plan to become a major player in the SMB financing market in Latin America.
As a back-end software engineer you will be part of the engineering team of the company, where robustness is fundamental. You will design and build new apps and services.
If you are one of those people who like to build solutions or systems where quality is significant, you are what we are looking for!

Role and Responsibilities

You will participate in the design and construction of the set of systems that, among others:
1.- Allow loans to companies through different modalities and alliances.
2.- Collect, store and make available a wide variety of data sources.
3.- Monitor insolvency signals.
4.- Calculate risk scoring of actors and operations.
You will have the opportunity to create architectures and services from scratch.
You are ideal for the job if with your professional maturity you are able to choose the appropriate technology for each problem, without getting carried away by what is fashionable.


You are a Computer Science Engineer (or similar), with a high level of performance and experience working as a back-end software engineer in challenging teams. You like to work with other people who are as or more competent than you because it allows you to learn and achieve better results together.
You are comfortable doing your work and studying in English. You could be employed by Google or Amazon but you prefer to live in Chile, or you want to make a significant impact in a company. You care about the work environment and good people skills. You are willing to receive and deliver constructive criticism, and you value horizontality within a company.
Hard requirements:
1.- English: advanced technical level in reading and writing.
2.- Experience working in team workflows with CI/CD, pull requests, code reviews.
3.- Programming: advanced experience with Python.
4.- Linux: intermediate user level, including shell experience.
5.- Databases: modeling, SQL, etc, with hands-on experience with some of the popular engines, ideally PostgreSQL.
6.- APIs: consuming and designing web APIs (e.g. REST)
7.- Cloud: experience implementing cloud-native workloads running in production on some public cloud (Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Amazon Web Services (AWS)) or PaaS, using the corresponding services for e.g. storage, DB, cache, horizontal scaling (with containers e.g. Docker)


Bonus: experience with the following technologies, paradigms or providers
  • Django
  • Banking or lending software
  • BPM

What we offer

  1. A truly shaping tech position with high degrees of responsibility and autonomy
  2. Plenty of room for personal growth, professional development and high impact
  3. A highly talented, dynamic, and multicultural team
  4. Entrepreneurial experience in a well-financed, high-growth company
  5. Work with the best technologies available
  6. Support for contributing to open source software

Outdoors The premises have outdoor spaces such as parks or terraces.
Accessible An infrastructure adequate for people with special mobility needs.
Flexible hours Flexible schedule and freedom for attending family needs or personal errands.
Internal talks Cordada offers space for internal talks or presentations during working hours.
Life insurance Cordada pays or copays life insurance for employees.
Paid sick days Sick leave is compensated (limits might apply).
Partially remote You can work from your home some days a week.
Bicycle parking You can park your bicycle for free inside the premises.
Health coverage Cordada pays or copays health insurance for employees.
Dental insurance Cordada pays or copays dental insurance for employees.
Computer provided Cordada provides a computer for your work.
Informal dress code No dress code is enforced.
Time for side projects Cordada allows employees to work in side-projects during work hours.

Remote work policy

Temporarily remote during COVID-19

Position is remote only during COVID-19-related restrictions.

Back-end Software Engineer
Cordada • Santiago (temporarily remote)
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