Monroe Recruitment Consulting Group Co., Ltd.

Job ID: BK-136823 | Location: Bangkok, Thailand
21 September 2019 Print Report Share

Monroe Recruitment Consulting Group Co., Ltd.

Job ID: BK-136823 | Location: Bangkok, Thailand

Python Backend Engineer (Financial Services), Bangkok, Thailand

Salary: Attractive

Additional Benefits: Attractive

Company Profile

Executive recruitment company Monroe Consulting Group Thailand is recruiting on behalf of a largest E-broker company that provides financial service throughout 25 countries around the world. Our highly respected client is seeking an executive with at least 3-5 years of experience in building backend using python language for the job of Backend Engineer. The job is based in Bangkok, Thailand.

Job Summary

The Backend Engineer will be responsible for building the backend technology stack to deliver leading edge digital solutions for company’s businesses across Asia.

The key result indicators for this role are: quality of customer experience, performance of customer touchpoints, modularity of design and code and adaptability to CI and CD pipelines, and data ecosystem.

Job Responsibilities

The incumbent will:

  • Speak with Finance companies to understand their APIs.
  • Work with the rest of engineering team (India, Indonesia) to build the various insurance categories (travel, motor, term-life etc.)
  • Help translate API documentation from Thai to English.
  • Do API integration with insurance companies across onboarding, Issuance et al.
  • Do API integration with other partner (channel partners, payment gateways etc.)
  • Help us deliver leading edge digital solutions, working on the backend technology stack
  • Write high-performance, scalable and extensible code for all elements of the backend stack
  • Work within the parameters of the engineering design and the feature specs
  • Innovate on the operationalisation of the design, and deliver the product as per specs
  • Set up the code repository
  • Enumerate best practices for code management like code reviews, unit tests, and practice what is preached
  • Help set up developer productivity infrastructure including (but not limited to) automated testing and continuous integration
  • As a part of the technology team, be responsible for the code shipping on time
  • Stay on top of new technologies and adapt relevant ones for the team

Job Requirements


  • Possess a deep understanding of at least one backend framework (django, flask etc.)
  • Understand database schema design
  • Have experience of working with caching systems like redis etc.
  • Have experience working with SOA and preferable working knowledge of MS architecture
  • Possess good experience of building web application development workflows
  • Understand web application bottlenecks
  • Understand the mechanics of repo management and version control
  • Have worked with one or more of the following technologies - python, java
  • Has experience of working in an agile and nimble environment


  • Possess a good understanding of at least one front-end framework/library (backbone, knockout etc.)
  • Understand Devops and its impact on better and more efficient software engineering
  • Understand software design skills, or have an interest in developing software design skills

Soft/Transferable Competencies Required


  • Understand the agile development process
  • Good communication skills – verbal and written
  • Pleasant demeanor and team player
  • Understand the complexities of working in a multi-cultural environment
  • Motivated to excel
  • Can handle the complexities of working in a fast-changing and agile environment
  • Possess a ‘customer-at-the-centre’ view towards building software


  • Mentor and help newer team members to onboard
  • Possess the ability to build consensus on solutions
  • Possess a bias for action towards implementing solutions

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Job Details:

Five-day work week
Medical insurance
Life insurance

Monroe Recruitment Consulting Group Co., Ltd.
"Monroe have been superb, their customer service is great. The team there respond very quickly and go above and beyond to help throughout the recruitment process. I am always impressed with the service orientation I find when I interact with the Monroe team.” “Monroe Consulting played a big role in expanding our organization. They understand our business, our requirements, and provide good information about the market. We are very happy with the quality of the candidates they present, and exceeded our expectations in coordinating with candidates, starting from setting up the interviews, up to the closing stage. We appreciate their honesty and professionalism. We would rate the service that they provide as excellent!” THE COMPANY Monroe Consulting Group is a leading provider of senior human resource capital, specialising in servicing the worlds emerging economies within the Professional Services, Technology, Industrial, Health and Consumer Goods sectors. Established in 1998, we initially focused on Southeast Asia with offices in Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, The Philippines, China, and Vietnam. More recently we have opened offices in Chile, Mexico and Shanghai. AWARD WINNING RECRUITMENT Monroe Consulting Group has been voted Best Recruitment Company APAC 3 times and Best Overseas Operation twice at the Global Recruiter Awards and Best In House Trainer. We have also been voted Best Consultancy at The Thailand Expat Awards and Best SME at the Thailand Entrepreneur Now Awards. We have also been voted one of the top 250 recruitment firms in the world by Recruitment International. OUR BRAND Our brand is built around quality, professionalism and very high ethical standards. Our Recruitment Consultants are all highly trained and work unique specialist markets which truly allows them to understand the needs of both our clients and candidates. In a world where quality attracts quality and results can be all that matter, Monroe is your committed advocate and the best external ambassador you could ever wish for.

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