Back-End Developer (Java)

Paris, France

Palico is a fintech startup based in Paris and New York City that has established itself as the leading digital marketplace for Private Equity transactions. We provide private equity funds, for both secondaries and primary fundraising, to thousands of professional investors across the globe on a daily basis.

We are dedicated to not only creating the premier private equity transaction solution but revolutionizing and disrupting the industry at the same time. We are entering a new phase of growth and are actively seeking a talented and international professional to join our business development team to accelerate growth.

The company is founded and managed by top MBAs, and finance execs and this is an opportunity to contribute to a major entrepreneurial and disruptive project within the industry.

To apply, please email your CV and cover letter to

What you’ll do

The backend developer will be a part of Palico’s migration to the Cloud. His/Her mission is made of 2 aspects:

  • First, the dev will have to use its coding knowledge to split the current Monolith into several micro-services. All candidates must apply, at least, the following concepts: scaling, isolation, and reentrancy
  • Secondly, the developer will be involved in the development of new features planned for Palico’s new focus: The Private Equity secondary market

The dev will work in tandem with the Tech Lead, but significant knowledge on programming and debugging is expected.

Expected skills

  • Good knowledge of Java 8 or after (with at least 2 years of experience)
  • Strong writing ability in English
  • Be convinced by the Cloud
  • Some knowledge of JavaScript and HTML
  • Experiences with Tomcat, Postgres, Lucene, and Google Cloud Platform is a real plus

Advantages of joining Palico

  • Being one of the first members of the IT team
  • Human sized firm, your point of view is important for us
  • Ability to become a Cloud Expert
  • Working in an ambitious fintech team
  • Being in central location of Paris, Sentier
  • Training and coaching from senior management

Apply for this position

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to