Ebury API Tech Lead (Python/Flask) - London

Technology, London

Ebury API Tech Lead (Python/Flask) - London

Technology, London

Ebury is a FinTech success story, positioned among the fastest-growing international companies in its sector.

Headquartered in London & with offices across Europe opening in Dubai, North America and APAC, we empower businesses that want to trade and transact internationally. We drive innovation through technology, providing businesses with the tools they need to manage their international trade and support their growth, including import lending, currency and risk products, and payment and collection facilities.

Are you ready to join us?

If you are a Python Developer and you are passionate about designing good API experience, we are looking to for a technology leader to drive the evolution of our public facing API. With existing production customers, and integration with mainstream ERPs, you will be leading a dedicated team that will be responsible to deliver the technology roadmap for this product and iterate on existing functionality based on user feedback.

Ebury is characterized by a horizontal structure, where teams join all the steps of the production process in a proactive way and in permanent contact with stakeholders. That’s why the ideal candidate needs teamwork aptitudes and to be ready to leave a footprint in this sector.

Roles Responsibilities

  • Hands on coding (about 60%)
  • Work with API partners, integrating with their solution and responsible for the API UX
  • Driving implementation of regulatory requirements and other API functionality
  • Work with the implementations team to resolve escalated issues or in more complex customers at initial integration stages
  • Manage a small team of 3-4 developers
  • Contribute to the future roadmap of the API and connectivity options to expose Ebury services
  • Responsible for the high availability of the API


  • Deep knowledge of Python and API development
  • Experience working in the Financial sector
  • Has implemented or heavily consumed payments or ledger APIs or core banking APIs
  • Experience implementing API authentication solutions (OAuth,OpenID Connect ,..)
  • Implemented API performance testing and load safeguards
  • Familiar with API standards such as OpenAPI
  • Open source SQL database such as PostgreSQL or MySQL
  • Able to lead other developers and working with stakeholders to document and clarify requirements
  • Able to support Sales and Customer Relationship teams by participating in customer conversations around technology products
  • Familiar with Agile methodologies (SCRUM)
  • Experience managing small teams (3-4 developers)
  • Familiar with AWS API gateway and container orchestration.
  • Good English level


  • Great professional opportunity in a company that has a incredible growth track-record in the last five years and in a continuing innovative environment
  • Participate in one of the most disruptive technological sector
  • We offer competitive conditions as well as the possibility to keep growing thanks to continuous reviews and career plan


Apply today to change the FinTech Industry