Senior Android Developer - Lagos

  • Permanent contract 
  • Possible full remote
  • > 4 years

The company



  • Banking, Big Data, FinTech / InsurTech

The job

Senior Android Developer - Lagos

  • Permanent contract 
  • Possible full remote
  • > 4 years

This position was filled!


FairMoney is building the leading mobile bank for emerging markets.

They started with a digital microcredit application on Android, and currently roll out additional financial services (current account, savings, debit card) while expanding the product to Western Africa and South-East Asia.

So far they disbursed over 1,000,000 microloans and give more than 7000 loans daily. They are backed by top notch US/EU investors and have raised 15m EUR + Venture Capital supporting our stellar growth. They are a team of +100 between Paris and Lagos in Engineering (Android, Data, Backend), Product, Marketing, Customer Service and Operations and they won’t rest before the FairMoney app is in the hand of millions.

Their values

  • Start with the client 📊
  • Own, don’t rent 💥
  • Scientist mindset 👩‍🔬
  • Churn 9-5 🎯
  • Fly High - Fly Low 🙌
  • 70/30 ⚡
  • Direct Feedback 🤝

Job description

Your mission is to develop new functionalities for our customers based in emerging countries in order to improve the services of our Android application.

Your goal is to build the new bank of tomorrow for emerging countries.

You will work on :

  • Designing and building advanced applications for the Android platform,
  • Reviewing peers in the team, sharing knowledge and checking quality code,
  • Buiding unit tests,
  • Maintaining shipped features,
  • Conducting research on general mobile landscape.

Preferred experience

What we like:

  • Ability to tackle complexity in real-world environments
  • Experience in working on mobile applications
  • User centric mindset
  • Capacity to handle a good level of code quality and stability
  • Overall interest in the fintech industry

What we love:

  • Driven by impact
  • At least 4 years relevant experience, and must have worked with a team of android devs.
  • Proactive and autonomous - “Get it done” attitude with will to over-reach objectives

Recruitment process

1) Phone/ Virtual screening
2) Technical test - take home assignment
3) Technical interview - with Laurent & Remi, our Android team
3) Final interview with CTO/ Global HR Manager

The whole recruitement process should take about 1-2 weeks

Meet the FairMoney team

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