Java Web Developer

About the job

Presta Capital, a fintech company based in Nairobi is looking for young nerds.

What are we about?

We are a small, close knit family of developers and consultants taking on the challenge of delivering the future of digital financial services to Africa.

Presta is a Software services company, providing a pay as go platform for credit organizations for such services as mobile driven loan origination, electronic signatures, electronic appraisals, payments, analytics and many more. To date, Presta serves more than 100 financial institutions and are hard at work to scale this to 1,000 institutions across Africa.

Which geeks?

We are looking for young talented Java nerds with 1-3 years experience. Our stack is built on the microservices architecture using Spring Framework, though legacy components exist. There’ll be plenty to learn and challenge you! Hope you are up to it.


Must be available for work in 1 week time
Java 8 and above programming experience (i.e streams, lambdas etc)
Spring Boot – experience using Spring Boot/ Spring Framework is key
JUnit Testing – Familiarity and experience with Unit testing
SQL (Know how to work with relational databases)
Javascript – Familiarity is an added advantage
MongoDB familiarity – Added advantage
BenefitsTo be Discussed during Interview;
Health Insurance after probation period.
Competitive Rates
Lunch is provided


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About Presta Capital Ltd

At Presta, we believe there is a better way to do lending. A more valuable, pocket friendly and less invasive way where our customers are earned rather than bought. We’re obsessively passionate about seeing a future where communities, regardless of their financial muscle, can be empowered to support and grow each member of the community.

Presta Limited was established in 2017, as a subsidiary of Workpoint Limited, a 5 year old software development house. Presta exists to open up the mobile lending market to many more players in the Mid and low-level lending sector including; Saccos, MFI’s and other community lending organizations.