Senior Backend Developer

Zagreb, Croatia

About Oradian

At Oradian, we are passionate about enabling banks and tech lenders to scale. We have to be: after all, we live in a world in which demand for financial services far outstrips supply.

We believe the remedy is to partner with financial institutions, tech lenders, fintechs, neobanks, and MFIs in SE Asia and Africa to deliver faster financial services to last mile communities. The unique approach we’ve taken is an enterprise solution designed to support organisations to grow, scale, and reach new customers through digitalisation.

Our solution is a flexible and extensible cloud-native core banking platform serving 10 million clients across the globe.  We support more than 50 institutional clients across 13 countries, and we always strive to innovate new ways to support our customers’ growth. Oradian’s approach and execution is validated by our customers’ success, growth, and our accolades.

 If you are an individual who thrives on finding the innovative solutions to meet the toughest of challenges, and who is eager to get your hands dirty – look no further.

 Oradian is a fast-paced, evolving environment in which everyone plays a role communicating and contributing to our goal of economic empowerment and financial inclusion. We love what we do, we live what we do, so a positive attitude and passion for our mission are essentials for our team!

The Position

We are looking for a Senior Backend Developer to join our experienced team of developers and help us design and implement backend services, data models and processes. We are searching for an analytical mind capable of crafting abstractions and solutions for problems imposed by business domain and coding those abstractions using our favorite programming languages.


We design and code. We contribute to a process involving several transformation steps, starting from an idea (or a business need), crystallizing it into a relevant domain model, coding it, and finally, spinning it up to run our business 24/7. Roughly, our delivery cycle usually corresponds to the following 6 phases:

During phases 3 and 4 backend developers play a crucial role. We need your analytical mind, engineering approach, technical skills, and expertise to make it happen!


  • At least five years of experience working in backend development with Scala/Java or equivalent
  • Good knowledge of OOP/FP paradigms and design patterns
  • Best practices and experience in working with transactional systems
  • PostgreSQL – as it’s our ORDBMS of choice
  • Domain-Driven-Design
  • We expect a high level of team collaboration in all aspects of work at Oradian
  • You should be a multitasker with the ability to perform in a dynamic and fast paced environment
  • You will be self organised and able to prioritise assignments accordingly
  • Fluency in English is essential

Location & Time Zone: Europe, Remote

Please note that if you are based outside locations where Oradian owns a Legal Entity we will consider hiring via an EOR.

What We Offer

  • friendly working environment – everybody is ready to help and share, big egos or arrogant individuals are not allowed here
  • speaking of colleagues, we have a couple of very skilled fellows here (calling them veterans wouldn't be appropriate since they are still in the 30s :)). They are a great source of knowledge and at the same time practical solution solvers everybody can and should learn from
  • you will become a member of a team, enhancing your project and time management skills, you will polish your spoken and written communication in English, and last but not the least – you will witness and contribute to a successful globally-applied SaaS business model
  • we are truly open and cosmopolitan organisation – you will get to know people from all around the world

Oradian thrives to keep and promote an inclusive and diverse environment. So we can properly review your application please do check if: your information entered is in English and your email is correctly added. We aim to get back to all Candidates as soon as possible. Thank you!

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