Senior Backend Engineer - Payments Labs Team

  • Herzliya
  • Full-time
  • Engineering


Papaya Global is a rapidly growing, award-winning B2B tech unicorn with an ambitious mission to revolutionize the payroll & payments industry. With over $400M raised from multiple tier-one investors, our innovative technology provides a comprehensive solution for managing global workforces, encompassing everything from hiring and onboarding to managing and paying employees in over 160 countries.

We’re looking for a strong backend developer to join our growing team. You’ll be working closely with an amazing group of developers and be responsible for the infrastructure code side of our services. We use Java to develop our backend and use the latest AWS services for development and production environments.

You will:

  • Develop the tools and infrastructure that power Papaya’s backend infrastructure.
  • Ensure high quality of backend code, including rigorous automated testing and code reviews
  • Take an active role in code reviews & pull requests, get your own code reviewed by the team and become a better developer overall
  • Keep up to date on the latest techniques in development and testing
  • Learn new stuff and enrich other team members


  • 5+ years of experience in Java
  • Experience in developing web applications
  • Experience in Agile development, including continuous integration, continuous deployment, and coding for automated testing
  • Experience in core database systems (SQL, NoSQL, Redis, etc).
  • Experience in deploying and maintaining in an AWS environment
  • A passion for improving software quality through self-learning
  • Get things done mentality
  • To be a team player

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