Back End Developer


Full Time

The Role & Responsibilities:

We are looking for a strong back-end developer who welcomes both engineering and maintenance tasks.


  • Design and write with the cutting-edge language to improve the availability, scalability, latency, and efficiency of Versa’s platform and range of services.
  • Work with the back-end engineering team to explore and create new designs/architectures geared towards scale and performance.
  • Participate in code and design reviews to maintain our high development standards.
  • Engage in service capacity and demand planning, software performance analysis, tuning and optimization.
  • Collaborate with product and experience teams to define and prototype feature specifications.
  • Work closely with partnering infrastructure teams in building and scaling back-end services as well as performing root cause analysis investigations.
  • Performance tuning and optimization.
  • Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills.


Job Requirements

  • 2 to 4 years of backend development experience.
  • Proficiency in JavaScript/NodeJS/Typescript.
  • Proficiency with writing automated tests.
  • Experience with MySQL and MongoDB (or other NoSQL databases).
  • Experience with developing, profiling, and debugging REST APIs.
  • Strong knowledge of MVC architectural patterns and the ability to choose the best solution available./li>
  • Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience working with GCP is a plus.

Job Description PDF: Versa JD – Back End Developer

About Versa


Established in 2020, Versa is a digital wealth management app dedicated to empower Malaysians from all walks of life to achieve financial wellness. Founded by a group of seasoned financial technology entrepreneurs, the app makes saving and investing simple via its partnership with AHAM Capital, and highly accessible by introducing low entry amounts, low fees and flexibility that allows users to withdraw anytime without incurring penalties. Versa is regulated by Securities Commission Malaysia and is focussed on making more wealth solutions, accessible to Malaysians.


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