Mid/Senior Backend Developer to Fairlo Tech Hub

Mid/Senior Backend Developer to Fairlo Tech Hub

Senior Backend Developer to Fairlo Tech Hub

A unique opportunity for the right-minded developer.


Fairlo creates financial services that are truly fair. We're one of the hottest and fastest-growing fintech companies in Sweden, who's now taking our first steps in establishing a Tech Hub in Heraklion. 

We’re looking for a Senior Developer to join the Heraklion team, who’ll join Fairlo's success story and be part of taking the Fairlo Tech hub to the next level. If you're eager to take on a challenge and understand both tech as well as management, keep reading and apply today!

What is Fairlo

We founded Fairlo to meet the modern economy's needs, where income can vary over time and where people decide when, where, and how much they would like to work, study, or travel. Fairlo creates financial services that are fair and easy to adapt and change throughout life's changing phases. 

Our guiding principles are simplicity, transparency, humanity, and exceptional customer experience. We aim to solve the most common financial challenge in the world – cash flow ups and downs.  

Our philosophy

The Tech Hub in Heraklion is a vital part of the Fairlo family. It’s fully integrated as a branch and contributes to the Fairlo culture. As an employee in Fairlo's Tech Hub in Heraklion, you can be sure that you are working for a company willing to invest time and commitment to create the hottest and most respectful Tech Hub in Heraklion and Europe! 

What you'll do

In the short term, you’ll be hands-on: building the core services including integrations with AWS and other third party vendors. You’ll be part of all stages of the development process, from requirements to implementation and testing. We’re looking for a developer with a curious mindset who is continuously striving to ensure that Fairlo’s technology is top-of-the-line. In the long term, you’ll be an essential part in building Heraklion's most renowned Tech Hub.


Joining Fairlo means you'll:

  • Get creative freedom along with the opportunity to build excellent services from scratch, choosing architectural and technical frameworks.
  • Get to travel to the head office in Stockholm.
  • Be part of building the financial world you would like to live in.
  • Get a competitive salary and benefits package. Educational expenses for courses or books, anything to make you better.
  • High end laptop and equipment.
  • Live and work with colleagues from a top location in Heraklion. 
  • Option to work from home.


Experience in:

  • At least 3 years developing Node.js applications.
  • Experience with a modern backend framework (Node.js, .NET core, JAVA), knowledge of Node.js is preferred since our backend uses this technology.
  • Experience working within an agile software development organization.
  • Ability to write self-documenting, clean and readable code with adequate test coverage.
  • Good understanding of REST standards.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.
  • Knowledge about Amazon Web Services.

Nice to have:

  • Strong knowledge of relational or non-relational database systems.
  • Experience with API documentation (Swagger/Open API).
  • Experience in TDD and other testing practices.
  • Contributed in open-source projects.
  • University and/or Postgraduate Degree in the field of Computer Science or related field of studies.

We’re searching  for someone who feels comfortable working in a high performing and ambitious team and who’s eager to learn and develop their skills. You'll also need to be fluent in both written and spoken business English.

We’re looking forward to hearing from you!


Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


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  • Flexible working hours

  • Office in city center

  • Health/gym subsidy

  • Social gatherings

The way we work

We are a small but dedicated team that believes that we can bring back equality into financial services. 

Our guiding principles:


We believe that teams that create something extraordinary consists of people with different backgrounds, experiences, competence and personality.

Freedom based on business goals 

Based on Fairlo's overall goals, everyone is given full mandate within their area of responsibility and is expected to take responsibility for contributing to our common goals.


We are open about sharing problems and challenges we see, but always with a focus to present solutions on how to move forward when doing so.


We are curious and always keen to learn more and develop in our respective field.

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