Java Tech Lead - Infra Team

  • Herzliya
  • Engineering


Papaya Global is an established B2B tech unicorn in hypergrowth. We are on a mission to reimagine the payroll category with a game-changing, disruptive technology. Papaya Global is reinventing workforce management, global payroll and payroll payments to remove the friction of complexity and regulation create. Our automated platform helps companies hire, onboard, manage, and pay people in more than 160 countries. We don’t just cover the globe with our solution; we are global. We are comprised of people from different countries, different cultures, and different backgrounds. Diversity is our secret weapon.

We’re looking for a strong Java Tech Lead to join our growing team.

You’ll be working closely with an amazing group of developers and will be responsible for designing and developing container-based infrastructure and cross-system components.

We use Java to develop our infrastructure and the latest AWS services for development and production environments.

The team:

Papaya Global's infrastructure team is responsible for infrastructure and cross-system components. We design new components and tools to expand our infrastructure and support the product’s needs. 

We use Java with Spring Boot, Micro-services, REST & GraphQL, messages queues, relational and no-SQL databases on AWS cloud, and more. 

You will:

  • Develop the tools and infrastructure for our data processes
  • Act as a mentor to help guide and adopt the latest container and cloud technologies to R&D team
  • Work closely with papaya's Product team to understand and define requirements
  • Keep up to date on the latest techniques in development, testing, and deployment


  • 8+ years of experience in server-side development (Java)
  • Strong expertise in the field of microservices and container technologies
  • Strong experience with cloud infrastructure
  • Experience in core database systems (SQL, NoSQL, Redis, etc.)
  • Experience with agile development, including continuous integration, continuous deployment, and coding for automated testing
  • A team player with high passion for technology

Nice to have

  • Experience in designing and developing data processes
  • Experience in deploying and maintaining in an AWS environment
  • A passion for improving software quality through self-learning
  • Experience in developing financial applications 

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