Engineering Head

Bengaluru /
Engineering /
Full-time Office/ Remote
About FamPay
With FamPay, teens can save, earn and pay using UPI, P2P, and card payments without the need to set up a bank account. They get a personalized UPI ID, a numberless prepaid card, and a payment link as well. FamPay aims at making banking smooth and fun for children. Users send money with FamPay just like they send pictures on Instagram.

Founded in 2019 by IIT Roorkee alumni and backed by some of the most respected investors around the world - Y-Combinator, Sequoia, Venture Highway, and the likes of Kunal Shah, Amrish Rao as angels. We are on a mission to drive 250 Million+ Indian teenagers on a smooth and fun-filled journey from cash to digital. We are raising a new, financially aware generation who understands the fundamentals of personal finance and is capable of making decisions in their best long-term interest.

About this role
As Einstein once said, "Scientists investigate that which already is; Engineers create that which has never been". We at FamPay are building a product that has never been, that is aimed at becoming the most loved one among the youngest internet users of India.

The Engineering Lead at FamPay will be the technical anchor to support the engineering team that is building the product at FamPay. You take ownership and are capable of building the application architecture with the ability to lead and mentor a team of engineers.

If you are someone who stays up-to-date with the current technical environment & the developments, are looked up to by your team and are driven to build a revolutionary product, we would love to connect with you.

On the Job

    • Serve as a technical lead on our most demanding, cross-functional projects
    • Ensure the quality of architecture and design of systems
    • Functionally decompose complex problems into simple, straight-forward solutions
    • Analyse and improve data quality and metrics
    • Fully and completely understand system interdependencies and limitations
    • Leverage knowledge of internal and industry in design decisions
    • Publish 1 tech blog a month to demonstrate technology leadership
    • Conduct tech talk session once a week to help continually improve team skills
    • Mentor team to upgrade their skills regularly which will help the individual and the organization
    • Assist in the career development of others, mentoring on advanced technical issues and helping managers guide the career growth of their team members.

Requirements

    • 8 plus years of strong experience in full-stack consumer software product development, with at least 2+ years in engineering leadership positions.
    • Technically hands-on with prior experience in at least one compiled language (C, Java), one dynamic scripting language & framework (e.g. Python, Shell and Django), web & app technologies (e.g. HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery & React JS- Redux, Flux, Web pack, Enzyme) and database technologies (SQL & NoSQL), public cloud services (AWS, GCP, Azzure) Cloud Networking & Security.
    • Experience working with high-performance technical teams and ability to create a culture based on those best practices.
    • Experience working with Product Managers and founders. - Excellent people manager. Strong in building relationships and collaborate with others
    • If you believe in creating an extraordinary engineering culture and has strong vision and ability to deliver quickly in a fast-paced startup environment then this place is for you.
    • B Tech in Computer Science from premier institutes or relevant experience.
Why should you join us?
Every once a while, a product comes to life that makes people think, why this was not done earlier? The users love it, the investors dream about the great returns and the team feels the joy and pride every day. We have strong indicators for users and investors and we are building the team, that will have stories to tell all their life.
We believe that a great product is built by a high-quality team that find purpose and joy in their work and we put heavy emphasis on having fun at work.

Perks
1. Competitive Salary
2. ESOPs
3. Medical Insurances
4. Subscriptions to premium platforms
5. Friendly leaves policy

Highlights

India’s first numberless card
Are numbers really required on the card when transacting offline? 🤔
With FamCard’s sleek, black, and numberless design, not only matches GenZ's aesthetic style and resonates with their vibe but also takes security to a whole new level.

For issuing cards, we have partnered with IDFC Bank and VISA. While users get a virtual card instantly on signing up, the physical cards can be ordered through the app.

Everything UPI without a bank account
100M+ adults are paying through UPI, but 250M+ teens are not because they don’t have a bank account.
They’ve smartphones, they’re using the internet, they’re tech-savvy, but still, they don’t have access to it because most of them don’t have bank accounts. Well, it changes now! With FamPay, for the first time in India, teens can now get their own personalized UPI ID, without having a bank account!

Can you believe this? Such a tech-savvy audience was not on UPI.

Customer Love
The app has 1M+ registered users and a lot of users who love FamPay with 4.6+ on PlayStore (50k+ reviews).

Come join us on this exciting rocketship journey of innovation and creating impact.