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Fullstack Engineer (Java/React)



Software Engineering
Latin America
Posted on Saturday, September 9, 2023
Clara is the leading spend management platform for companies in Latin America. Our end-to-end solution includes our locally-issued corporate cards, Bill Pay, financing solutions, and our highly-rated software platform used by thousands of the most successful companies across the region. Clara is backed by top global and regional investors such as Coatue, GGV, General Catalyst, DST Global, monashees, Kaszek, Canary, A*, BoxGroup, SV Angel, GFC, Picus Capital, Avid Ventures, ICONIQ Growth, Goldman Sachs, and prominent angel investors.
We’re creating the future of how company finances are run and helping our customers be more successful. We aspire to empower companies to operate with agility and financial clarity, ultimately increasing the economic competitiveness of Latin America. We’re looking for the best talent in the region (and beyond) to join us on this journey.

We are looking for a Senior Full-Stack Developer with 5+ years of experience in Java/J2EE technologies, and proven skills in Frontend Frameworks: React, Vue, or Angular, working as a full-stack developer.


- Full-cycle product development, from concept to deployment, covering both backend and frontend technologies.

- Enhancing and maintaining software applications to improve system stability and performance.

- Creating reusable software modules and refining existing ones to ensure scalability and maintainability.

- Collaborating with cross-functional teams, including designers, product managers, and other engineers to create a cohesive and innovative product.

- Code reviews, technical assessments, and documentation.

- Mentor junior developers and help them grow in their career paths.


- Strong skills in Java/J2EE, JavaScript, Hibernate, and Frontend Frameworks: React, Vue, or Angular.

- Experience with TDD, BDD, FDD, and agile development methodologies (SCRUM, Kanban).

- Proficiency in Git, Github, and CI/CD pipelines.

- Experience with RESTful web services, Kafka, PostgreSQL, Docker, and frontend technologies (HTML, CSS, JavaScript).

- Broad experience with relational databases, data modeling, and Object-Oriented software designs.

- Docker container creation and configuration.

- Knowledge of CSS, preprocessors like SASS or LESS, and CSS modules.

- Familiarity with AWS and AWS CloudFormation.

Preferred Qualifications

- Experience working in financial institutions or fintechs is a plus.

- Familiarity with enterprise security systems, including OAuth, JWT, and HTTPS.

- Knowledge of UX/UI design principles and AI.

- Good analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills.

- Ability to lead projects and work independently.

- Familiarity with microservices architecture.

- Knowledge of additional programming languages like Python is a plus.

The way we do things is as important as what we do. That is why we operate on a set of carefully-identified values. They are what we expect from ourselves and each other in our day-to-day.

We value

* Clarity - Open and direct communication
* Simplicity - Pare things down to the essential
* Ownership - We're all owners and act like it
* Pride - Make quality products we're proud of
* Always Be Changing (ABC) - Continuous self-improvement
* Inclusivity - Every voice counts; we value each other for our shared mission and contributions

We are

* Shaping business finances in Latin America
* Driven by our 6 core values
* Proud of our inclusive and caring culture
* Certified as Top LinkedIn Startup

We offer

* Competitive salary & a robust stock ownership plan
* 100% flexible work model
* A set of benefits that are adaptable to your needs & way of life
* Opportunities for growth in a fast-paced environment
* A chance to shape B2B payments in Latin America and increase the region’s economic competitiveness