Backend Technical Lead

Gurugram /
India – Engineering - India /
Join the Ocrolus rocket ship!

Ocrolus is a fintech infrastructure company that transforms documents into actionable data with over 99% accuracy. Designed to streamline document-driven workflows and automate high-stakes financial decisions, Ocrolus is trusted by leading fintechs like SoFi, LendingClub, Cross River Bank, BlueVine, Enova, and Plaid, to name a few. Powered by Artificial Intelligence and a unique human-in-the-loop data validation process, Ocrolus plugs directly into customer workflows via API, eliminating the need for manual data work. Ocrolus has raised over $50 million in venture capital, backed by Oak HC/FT, FinTech Collective, Bullpen Capital, and QED Investors, among others. 

We pride ourselves on being a dynamic, diverse team, unified by shared values of Ownership, Optimism, Objectivity, Humility, Urgency, and Appreciation. We love what we do and the people we do it with, which is why we invite our team to bring their full selves to work every day.  

Who You Are:
A hands on technical leader who thrives in a fast paced collaborative environment. Someone who is excited about leading a growing team while also being hands on architecting and building our next generation of backend applications! 


    • Build robust and scalable systems, services, and tools to handle new Ocrolus products and business requirements.
    • Contribute best practices and architectural leadership to our backend applications and help pick the architecture, frameworks, and tools for our next-generation platform. 
    • Collaborate with product and other teams on functionality, security, reliability and automation support testing processes and troubleshooting issues and resolve them.
    • Maintain and expand the functionality for existing products.
    • Mentor junior teammates and be a part of the hiring process for growing your team.


    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field
    • 7+ years engineering experience 
    • Expertise in Java and/or Python
    • Expertise in Spring Framework and it's related ecosystem
    • Experience leading a team of engineers and owning projects from beginning to end
    • Expertise in architecting and implementing distributed applications and developing RESTful APIs.
    • Solid relational database skills (Postgres, MySQL etc)
    • Experience with agile methodologies and automated testing
    • Familiarity with AWS and it’s cloud-based offerings
    • Experience with containerization, microservices architecture, continuous integration and deployment.
    • Familiarity with BPMN Engine's like Flowable or Activiti is a plus

Extra Credit

    • Masters Degree
    • Fintech/Startup Experience
Our employees are incredible individuals - that’s the only kind we hire - and we’re committed to their well-being and supporting their efforts to become the best they can be, both at work and in life. This includes offering flexible working hours, unlimited PTO, Summer Fridays, an inclusive work environment (D&I Council), and wellness reimbursement for physical and mental well-being. 

We’re growing rapidly and were recently named #1 Fastest-Growing Fintech Company on the Inc. 5000, and #1 Fastest-Growing Software Company in NY in Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500. If you have ever wanted to jump on a rocket ship as it’s taking off, now is your chance!

Ocrolus is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.