Java Software Engineer (+3 years)

Java Software Engineer (+3 years)

At BitsoVisit company website


No office, United States of America, Remote

Job Type


Technology Stack


About Bitso:

Bitso is Latin America’s leading digital currency exchange. Our vision is to provide hundreds of millions of individuals across Latin America access to fast, cost-efficient and beautifully designed financial & non-financial services powered by crypto. We believe the first step to achieve this is making cryptocurrencies accessible for everyone following our seven principles: Custodianship, Reliability, Powerful Liquidity, Trusted Brand, Usability, and Solvency.

Team & Role Description:

Our engineering team is responsible for building and scaling our products, and the infrastructure for our operations. As a Software Engineer, you will work in a fast-paced environment and work closely with different chapters across the company to build the best products for our users.

What we value:

  • Passion and personal accomplishments.
  • Independent ownership of business problems and their solutions.
  • Solid engineering skills (e.g. design patterns, automated testing, fault-tolerant systems).
  • Passion for aggressively automating everything we do.
  • Developers who can navigate around a Linux box and a production environment.
  • Experience using open source tools and participating in open source projects.
  • Rolling up your sleeves and getting things done.


  • Understand the requirements of Bitso's products.
  • Design and implement software tests.
  • Help and correct bugs on the platform.
  • Have knowledge of the operation of cryptocurrencies.
  • Drive new feature development.
  • Architect systems and improvement to scale our product and platforms.
  • Ship code for high growth, high visibility markets, every day, for hundreds of thousands of users.
  • Write a high-performance code designed for scale.
  • Assure the integrity, solvency, and security of the exchange.

To succeed in this role, you’ll need

  • English language proficiency.
  • Living in Mexico City or willing to relocate.
  • Must have 3 years of working experience with the following:
    • Java 8 or above (streams, lambdas, optionals)
    • Spring Boot, Micronaut, or some other microservices framework
    • Relational databases, preferably PostgreSQL
    • NoSQL databases (Redis, Mongo)
    • Some PHP knowledge is desirable but not required
    • Certain notions of distributed systems: back pressure, observability, fault tolerance, concurrency, redundancy, etc.

*These are the applicable requisites, although equivalent competencies in any of the above will also be considered.*

 Additionally, it would be nice if you

  • Experience with architecture and requirements engineering.
  • Act a mentor within the team and with other functions.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Purpose: You’ll be part of something bigger, working towards financial inclusion across Latin America
  • Culture: You'll work in a thriving, friendly, and fun environment that promotes open discussions, jokes, learning, video games, and lots of fun. 
  • People: You'll work with some of the most driven and intelligent people in the crypto space in Latin America
  • Salary: We pay competitively to attract top talent in the market.
  • Venue: Work from wherever you want, this role is remote. 
  • Work Status: Regardless of your citizenship, we will sponsor you to legally work in Mexico if you are looking for it. 
  • Health Insurance: We offer one of the best medical plans
  • Performance Bonus: Your hard work will be rewarded with an attractive bonus plan.
  • Unlimited Free Days: We want our employees to recharge their batteries and explore who they are outside of the office

*As you move on to the final stage of our talent attraction journey, we will ask you to please complete our background check process.

*This role is expected to work remotely.

How to apply

To apply, click the link below or send us an email with your story and the salary you want. CVs, and also links to your LinkedIn and Github profile.

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