What is FlapKap ?

We are the financial growth partner for the digitally-native businesses in the Middle East and Africa. We support online businesses to overcome their cash constraints by financing their working capital and we ensure their growth without losing equity. We also give them insights on their media spend to maximize their revenues and profits.

For more info, check our features on TechCrunch and Forbes.

Why FlapKap?

FlapKap is fast, smart, collaborative and first a kind startup that aims to disrupt the financial industry in MEA FlapKap is backed by QED, A15, Outliers, and Nclude with a total financing of $3.6m USD. FlapKap is a safe environment with a welcoming atmosphere to creativity and innovation FlapKap is dynamic and progressive. Everyday there are new challenges and significant achievements that make everyone charged, excited and proud to belong.

We offer:

  • Competitive Salaries
  • Hybrid working environment
  • Paid time off
  • Healthcare coverage
  • A highly collaborative team environment that will support your professional and personal growth
  • A culture of learning and innovation
  • Office located at Maadi, Cairo

Why is this role?

We have open positions for Senior Backend Engineer to join us in our exciting new journey. We are building a web as well as a mobile app to serve our customers at rest and on the go. For Backend; we are using Java/Spring/AWS to build a modern stack that includes CI/CD, Infrastructure as Code and more state of the art software development techniques.

What will you do?

  • Design, develop and test new features and maintain old ones
  • Optimize our codebase for quality and scalability
  • Enhance our practice in continuous integration, test automation and other state of the art practices
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders
  • Mentor junior members of the team to grow our skill base

What skills do you need?

  • You have the capacity to work autonomously in a rapidly changing and sometimes ambiguous environment
  • You have previous experience (2+ years) developing server-side solutions at considerable scale
  • You've worked with one of the common languages, e.g. Java, Python, Javascript, C# etc. It doesn't have to be something we use.
  • We're confident that great engineers can quickly get up to speed, and we'll provide the support and time you need to do that