We offer unique career opportunities to build the world’s fastest-growing financial platform

Engineer | Singapore

CompareAsiaGroup is the largest personal finance platform in Asia, helping more than 30mm people per year across 6 countries. We are a team of 200+ people in 6 countries aligned around a shared vision to empower people to build healthier financial lives. We do this by connecting people to the best content and products for their needs, life stage and risk profile. We are currently focused on the banking and insurance sectors in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Philippines, Malaysia and Thailand. Headquartered in Hong Kong, we have established relationships with more than 100 leading financial institutions across Asia.
Join one of the fastest growing, young enterprises in Asia as we revolutionize the financial and insurance industries through technology.

The Position: 

In an exciting, international and fast-paced work environment, you will be given challenging and diverse opportunities every day. You will work closely with the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and fellow Engineers, collaborate on building a new, high calibre development team responsible for all core technology build out (all stack tiers) for the CompareAsiaGroup platforms to be deployed in markets across Asia. 

Your Tasks: 

  • Contribute to the implementation of all core services and tech 
  • Share responsibility for recruiting core engineering staff as well as all external vendor relationships 
  • Collaborate on all key architecture decisions 
  • Engage with business stakeholders to ensure relevance of an evolving technology roadmap 
  • Hands-on programming and technical design skills with demonstrated willingness and capability to learn new technologies quickly 
  • Design, build, and deliver complex, successful web services and/or customer experiences efficiently and with quality 
  • Ability to clearly communicate technical details effectively across disciplines, locations, and organizations, including to senior leadership 

Skills and Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s or higher in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Technology or similar 
  • Have a track record of designing, developing and implementing complex, low-latency, and preferably transaction-based/B2C, mobile applications and/or web services 
  • Exposure to financial and/or other regulated data environments desirable 
  • Expert in Java & Javascript with good exposure to a wide range of popular frameworks and tools across front and back end dev (5+ years commercial experience) 
  • A broad range of exposure to modern persistence tech (relational, nosql, distributed cache) 
  • Experienced in modern cloud stacks (aws, azure…), container tech (docker, kubernetes) & devops with strong CI/CD mentality 
  • Exposure to machine learning / AI methodologies on complex and unstructured data sets desirable 
  • Experienced in mobile engineering, full-stack, back-end, architecture and infrastructure, web services and/or tooling 
  • Business level English fluency 
  • Collaborative by nature and outcome focused 
  • Passionate about experimenting with technology and honing their coding craft 

What can you expect from us?

  • Join a fantastic team: Work with the top management of the company, with backgrounds from leading consulting, banking and start-up companies (Riot Games, Google, Carousell, Grab, HSBC, Standard Chartered)
  • Learn: Work with a team with a proven track-record of building successful internet companies
  • Have fun: A challenging, fun and international environment
  • Grow: Opportunities for further career advancements, either within the regional group or in one of our country teams


Apply now!