VALR is looking for intermediate backend developers to join our Engineering Team to help us deliver the best trading experience possible.

What would you be doing?

  • Build best-in-class product features
  • Create troubleshooting tools
  • Implement internal processes and tooling
  • Extend and improve our API
  • Write easy to read, maintainable code

What are the requirements?

  • 3+ years of experience using Java or Kotlin in production environments
  • Experience working with NodeJS
  • Solid understanding of version control, containerisation and CI/CD concepts
  • Familiarity with Google Cloud Platform and/or Amazon Web Services
  • Experience creating troubleshooting tools

Core strengths

  • Clear communication, positive energy and efficient execution
  • Innate drive to help team members and customers

Any nice to haves?

  • Passion for cryptocurrencies and alternative financial systems
  • Experience working remotely in an early stage startup environment
  • A natural inclination to help people and the ability to explain technical details simply


About VALR

VALR is a South African cryptocurrency exchange. We're helping to build a new financial system that recognises the oneness of humanity.

We’re a startup operating in a fast-paced environment where we can’t afford to stand still. We are constantly learning and growing both professionally and personally. Everyone at VALR works exceptionally hard and loves to just get stuff done. We all wear many different hats and get involved wherever and whenever we can.

We ❤️ our customers and go to extreme lengths to ensure we exceed their expectations.