Lead Backend Engineer for a profitable startup (Python/Django, Scalability)

May 25, 2017, 3:50 a.m.
Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Your Responsibilities:

Lead Engineering releases and actively work towards sprint goals

Work with the team of Development and Automation Engineers and ensure quality deliverables

Lead the design and architecture discussions from a feature/product perspective, involve in code reviews

Implement new software modules based on the product requirements and delight the customers

Come up with new ideas for features and willing to contribute to the product roadmap

Debug existing software components, fix issues and avoid regressions

Develop unit/system tests and integrate these with CI server

Work in Agile environment, follow process guidelines and deliver tasks

Be proactive, take ownership and be accountable

What’s in it for you?

Opportunity to lead a team of engineers and grow into leadership role

Opportunity to work in multiple areas of Data science and Mobile Apps

Solve challenging scalability problems and proactively look out opportunities for improvements

Open culture and freedom to express ideas and initiate projects 

You should have:

5 to 7 years of experience in building applications in fast paced environment with at least 2-3 years in Python/Django

Solved scalability issues in the past, hands on experience on Production deployments will be a plus

Confident with multiple database systems involving Relational and NoSQL Database. Understanding of performance issues will be great

Developed HTTP based APIs (Rest/SOAP) and implemented Authentication, Caching

Well versed with configuration management including merging and branching

Used bug tracking tools like Bugzilla/Jira and have reported issues with root cause analysis

BE /MS/MCA from reputed institutes in India or abroad

Technologies we’re hiring for:

Languages & Frameworks: Python Django

Database: Postgres/ Redis / Mongo

Web Servers: Apache / Nginx

Continuous Integration: Jenkins / Travis

Configuration Management: Git / SVN / Perforce

Bonus points if you’ve worked on SIP/H323 Media protocols

We’d love to talk to you if:

You are passionate about the product and want to delight the customers

You have strong technical skills, are independent and resourceful, and able to communicate and collaborate effectively

You're a quick learner and can pick up any technology

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