Team Lead Public API

PayFit is hiring!

About

PayFit simplifies payroll management and HR processes for companies. We have built a fast, intuitive and automated SaaS solution to help business owners and HR professionals save time and money allowing them to refocus on what really matters: their employees. With PayFit, employees have a dedicated access to their payslips and are able to efficiently manage their leave and expense requests.

Their mission is to support the digital transformation of HR management through a reliable SaaS solution providing a unique experience for their users.

With a strong presence in France since 2015, they have been quickly growing in Germany, Spain, the UK and are soon to launch in Italy. They are trusted by more than 3,500 clients including companies such as Big Mamma, MinuteBuzz and Sellsy. Over 500 PayFiters have already joined the adventure and they have raised €95 million to continue their development.

Job Description

Who are we? 🚀

PayFit is one of the fastest growing SaaS startups in Europe with 300 employees and over 4,000 customers in just a few years, and is now launching in the UK to replicate the success in France, Germany and Spain. Backed by a group of highly reputable institutional investors, PayFit is revolutionising HR software by automating payroll and simplifying HR management for SMEs.
Our mission is to support the digital transformation of SME's Human Resources through a reliable SaaS solution that offers a unique experience to its users. We leverage our own coding language to customise our software quickly to each market, so that our customers can easily process pay slips, request holidays and manage their expenses.
Named the most attractive startup to work for in France by LinkedIn in 2018, we're passionate and enthusiastic about our mission, and committed to maintaining a culture that cares deeply about its employees and customers.

Your mission ⭐ (management and execution)

You will be positioned as the first developer within the Public API team.
You'll be in charge of:
• Launching a new team with huge potential and big impact on PayFit
• Build and lead a team to deliver, support, and maintain the very first iteration of our Public API
• Lead by example, write (and review) code, raise the bar with innovative thinking
• Build a positive team culture where you're supporting colleagues and empowering them to grow as technical leaders and people
• Drive Architecture decisions to ensure scale, resilience, and security of the Payfit Public API.

Preferred Experience

This job has been tailored for you if... 🦄

you have a first experience leading an engineering team
you want to learn fast, be challenged every day working on a unique project,
you have strong knowledge and experience in backend development, especially with JavaScript and Node.js (with frameworks like Express, Koa or Hapi) and in APIs (REST or GraphQL)
you have interest or experience for topics like DevOps (Docker, Kubernetes), Databases (SQL and/or NoSQL), Micro-services, Developer Experience.

We are meant to work together if... 👪

• you are a real team player who wants to build a big success story with us,
• you speak both french and english fluently and you want to work in an international and dynamic environment,
• you have strong interpersonal and communication skills,
• you want to learn, improve and gain responsibility.

What we offer ❤️

• An amazing working environment, designed for kindness and blossoming,
• An attractive remuneration package,
• An international and dynamic team with the opportunity to visit our different offices (Paris, Berlin, Barcelona, London),
• Remote friendly policy,
• A gym inside the office and Gymlib subscription with preferential rate,
• Regular team and global events,
• Restaurant tickets,
• 4 weeks of paternity leave (fully covered) and 20 weeks of maternity leave (fully covered),
• Alan insurance (60% covered by PayFit),
• Great coffee, fruits, snacks, foosball, MPG Teams or even team yoga classes,
• MacBooks are our standard, but we'll provide whatever equipment you need to help you get your job done!

Want to know more about our epic team? 👀

🔗 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b0uqNUw2JIk

We are looking for passionate and innovative people who want to build the next big success story with us! Do you recognise yourself in these words? Do you want to join an incredible adventure?
Tell us who you are, what you’ve done and what you're looking to achieve. We’ll be more than happy to meet you :)

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Paris, France (75017)