Lead Backend Developer

Salary Competitive

Do you want to be part of one of the most interesting Nordic FinTech start-ups? And, do you want an opportunity to work with a highly dedicated team? 

You will be part of an international and diverse organization consisting of highly talented and motivated people. We can offer a remote working environment, but we would love for you to be able to join us on site. The Crediwire Development Team is a team of specialists who are responsible for delivering high quality features as well as maintaining our product, while ensuring that the most value is delivered to our users.

At Crediwire, we rely on strong and insightful data to power our systems and solutions. We are looking for a Lead Backend developer to help convey that insight to our users.

You should be interested in working in a start-up where you have the possibility to grow with a promising FinTech company.


The role

The Crediwire development team is growing and we are looking for a candidate who wants to take the leading role in a team, manage the plan for the team, ensure the members are empowered to execute the plan. A candidate who can lead by example by taking on tickets and sharing experience and insights with colleagues by directly contributing to the code base. As the right candidate you will be leading a team of 2-5 developers, with direct reference to our CTO Kasper Mullesgaard.


Why Crediwire?

At Crediwire we create better financial experiences for SMEs, their banks, and accountants – that’s why we get up in the morning. We collect, structure, and activate financial data to create more knowledge, better decisions, and ultimately stronger companies.


You have:

  • Experience with any of PHP 7+, Zend 2+/Laminas, PostgreSQL, and AWS is a plus

  • A candidate who has leadership skills within development - Don’t hesitate to apply even though you don’t have it.

  • Strong communication skills is a must – you will be working with many different professional backgrounds, and you will be responsible for communicating requirements to other developers.

  • A product-first and collaborative mindset.

  • Curiosity is in your nature, and you have a great appetite to get things done.

  • You are very self-driven but enjoy working together with others. The team is scattered across many countries so communicating online, in written and verbal English is not an issue for you.


We offer

  • Lots of opportunities to tackle interesting problems and to design and build new solutions.

  • A steep learning curve with interesting opportunities.

  • You will join our team to both contribute to our success but also to grow as an individual. In Crediwire we want to be better and therefore, we always welcome ideas to how we can improve our way of working.

  • A diverse and vibrant atmosphere, with monthly Crediwire dinners.

  • Great office in the center of Copenhagen.

  • A great chance to work with a highly professional and dedicated team that besides working many hours also care about having fun.

  • Bank advantages

Crediwire - the people behind and around the company

Crediwire is run by and advised by some of Denmark's most prominent businesspeople.

Board of Crediwire

Jørgen Horwitz (former CEO of Bankers Association) chairs CrediWire's board, which also contains profiles such as Jesper Theill Eriksen (CEO Templafy, former CEO TDC Consumer), Carsten Dyrup (CFO Telia, Denmark) and Jens Sørensen (former CTO of e- conomics).

Research board

Carsten Rohde, professor and head of department of Accounting and Auditing at Copenhagen Business School Fritz Henglein, professor at Computer science at Copenhagen University.


We are ready now. Don’t hesitate to submit – rather today than tomorrow 😊

For more information or questions please contact us at ch@crediwire.com or phone number +45 21 78 57 99

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Free lunch
Free lunch

Enjoy a free catered lunch with your colleagues, every day.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Free office snacks
Free office snacks

Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.

Pension plan
Pension plan

We take care of you, even when you are old and wrinkly.

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Working at

Crediwire is a progressing FinTech based in the heart of Copenhagen. We are a team of highly professional and experienced; entrepreneurs, investment bankers, marketers, and developers. We reimagine financial experiences - that's why we get up in the morning. We collect, structure and activate financial data to create more knowledge, better decisions and ultimately stronger companies. Our focus is to develop the next-generation technologies that will change how millions interact with the financial industry. Crediwire was founded by the experienced entrepreneurs Nicholas Meilstrup (CEO) & Kasper Mullesgaard (CTO). The team has decades of experience within IT development, start-ups, marketing and sales. Crediwire's board of directors consist of well known corporate profiles from the Nordic and European market.

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