PayU: Improving financial access for millions worldwide through in-house technology
Lead Engineer in Test
Role: Lead Engineer in Test
Company: PayU Payments Pvt Ltd
PayU, the fintech-arm of Naspers, is a leading financial services provider in global growth markets. We use our expertise and heritage in cross border and local payments to extend the services we offer to merchants and consumers. Our innovative technology, developed in-house as well as through investments and strategic partnerships, empowers billions of people and millions of merchants to buy and sell online, extending the reach of financial services.
Our local operations span 18 growth markets across Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa. Here we deliver fast, simple and efficient financial services technology that unlocks access to more than 2.3 billion consumers in our regions.
Regulated under the Reserve Bank of India, PayU India has advanced solutions to meet every digital payment need. The company has an in-depth understanding of the vast and intricate details of the Indian market and its payment landscape. The company brings convenience and trust through continuous innovation leveraging technology.
PayU India forays into two business verticals - payment offerings under PayU Payments Services Ltd. and alternate lending under PayU Finance. Headquartered in Sohna Road, Gurgaon, the company has a presence in Mumbai, Pune and Bangalore and has a total strength of 600+ employees. Mr. Anirban Mukherjee is the CEO for PayU India working with the global CEO Laurent Le Moal.
Under the aegis of PayU Payments Services Ltd., PayU provides payment gateway solutions to online businesses through its cutting-edge and award-winning technology. In India, PayU covers nearly 60% of the airline business and 90% of the entire e-commerce business and processes over INR 95,000 crores worth of digital payments annually. The company offers more than 70 local payment methods and serves more than 350,000 merchants including leading e-commerce businesses in India. The company also empowers SMBs, enabling them to accept mobile and online payments with minimum development effort.
With credit being the key business priority, PayU has also developed LazyPay, an alternate lending platform to offer credit solutions such as Small Ticket Credit (Buy Now, Pay Later), App based personal loans and Point of Sale Credit (Merchant EMI). Since its launch in 2017, LazyPay has gained significant traction and has disbursed 20mn+ loans to a customer base of a million user.
PayU is bullish on investment opportunities in India. The company has been an aggressive investor, committed to the evolution of fintech in the country. PayU has spent about $250 million over the past three years in Asia's thirdlargest economy and is further scouting for more lucrative investment and acquisition opportunities to fuel growth.
PayU’s acquisitions in India include that of Wibmo (April 2019 worth $70 mn) and Citrus Payment Solutions (September 2016 for $130 mn). PayU has also invested in PaySense (July 2018) and ZestMoney (December 2016) in India.
What do you need to have?
Lead Software Engineer (Automation) Hands on experience in Testing Web/Mobile
Lead Software Engineer in Test (Exp: 6-8 Years) Hands-on and rich experience at least in any one programming language preferably Java. 2. Hands-on experience of automation preferably using Selenium Web Drivers, Jenkins, TestNG, NodeJS. 3. Hands-on experience in Web and Mobile based applications testing. 4. Knowledge of configuration of various common application servers (e.g. Apache, Nginx, tomcat), Knowledge of AWS entities, MySQL, ELK is a plus. 5. Knowledge of data structure is a plus. 6. Strong analytical & troubleshooting skills 7. Having exposure of working in Agile driven environment, working closely with Developers, Product Managers, and Peers. 8. Good Knowledge of API testing and Request Methods 9. Good knowledge of the Unix/Linux command-line environment 10. Good knowledge of SQL queries 11. Knowledge of Jmeter and Unit Testing is a plus 12. Comfortable with modern distributed version control systems, preferably Git and other open-source systems. 13. Excellent written and verbal communication skills 14. Well versed with release cycle and post live activities 15. Mentor and guide team members in any way required.
Behavioural Skills: 1. Team Player 2. Perseverance 3. Knowledge sharing skills 4. Energetic & Positive attitude 5. Go getter instinct So what do we offer? • A Competitive salary, including benefits • Modern offices with individual working spaces • Exceptional projects • Awesome teams that love finding ways of making things better, faster, stronger • Interesting growth prospects
PayU at a glance
PayU focuses on Financial Services, E-Commerce, Payments, Finance, and Mobile Payments. Their company has offices in Berlin and Hoofddorp. They have a very large team that's between 1001-5000 employees.