Java Technical Lead at Fupay

Full-Time, Engineering, Brisbane, AU brisbane engineering full-time
Posted 10 months ago


“This goes out to those who want to do meaningful work, take ownership, and never stop learning”.

Fupay is a fintech scale-up, proudly based in Brisbane and recently expanded to Surry Hills, Sydney. We help Millennials to Live Large and enjoy their lifestyle by spotting a member’s lifestyle costs or a small amount of cash and providing them the flexibility to pay us back over a small number of pay-cycles. We are data-driven to power flexible and informed cash flow decisions, and we are re-defining responsible lending for a new generation of customer and short term credit products.

We are a fast growing team looking to find talented developers to be responsible for developing our platform into a scalable, high frequency, highly maintainable system for growth. We have delivery work across our web and mobile channels including the Fu App and Website, all serviced by our backend.


There are only a few musts in this role, we are looking for team players with a great attitude and a passion for building great products. This role needs someone who gets genuinely fired up about shipping while both creating and contributing to a team vibe where we love coming to work and getting it done in a relaxed yet vibrant environment.

The ideal candidate will have superior Java and Springboot development skills and be proficient with one or some of the following areas of our stack: PostgreSQL, Typescript, Serverless Framework, AWS (DynamoDb, Lambda, Fargate). You will need to be able to demonstrate your experience and enthusiasm for mastering new skills with a genuine sense of excitement to learn new technologies and tackle problems.


  • Extensive Java and Springboot experience, highly proficient in delivering experiences across front-end and back-end
  • Integration of RESTful APIs
  • AWS knowledge


  • Microservices and/or serverless applications
  • Node & Typescript experience highly desirable
  • Strong communication skills
  • Computer science degree or equivalent work experience


  • Be accountable for code quality, deployment and delivery of projects
  • Collaborate and execute a technology vision and product strategy to support critical business functions
  • Lead the defining and estimation of tasks with your team
  • Professional development and mentoring of a high performing dev team
  • Reviewing pull requests
  • Working across features and product to meet set deadlines
  • Supporting production issues
  • Testing features as they are delivered


Fupay is a challenging yet really rewarding place to work - we have recently grown to a team of around 50, with a diverse team full of technologists, artists, our people have a bias of action and a genuine passion for what they do.

Other perks of being a member of the Fu Crew:

  • In addition to our flexible working hours, we embrace a hybrid work model with the only fixed time being your team’s morning stand up
  • Friday team BBQ lunch on the river view deck (when we return to the office)
  • Attractive salary and career opportunities in a growing company
  • The ability to have a voice to help drive technical decision making
  • Make it your own, build it, ship it, know it, own it
  • Regular social events and a keen focus on company culture

Fupay embraces diversity and is committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. Reach out to us today to join the team!