Lead Backend Developer
Job ID : 1004
Who We Are
At VuNet, we are building next generation products that use a full stack product with big data and machine learning in innovative ways to monitor customer journeys and improve user experience. Our next generation systems are helping the largest financial institutions to improve their digital payment experience, driving more financial inclusion across the country.
We empower our teams to solve hard problems – customer and business problems – in ways that our customers love. Great ideas get converted to extraordinary products and reach the customers in the shortest time. Our teams are cross functional, immerse into details, engage in collaborative debate and working with a shared purpose of creating a world class product company.
Imagine what you could do here.
Platform Core OS team in VuNet is responsible for creating highly scalable products for our customers and delivering excellent customer experience.We are looking for smart, intense, self motivated people with excellent communication skills to join this team as a Lead for Backend Development. As a lead, you will drive the effort to build the next generation platform architecture. You bring in deep expertise across the backend technologies , engage in collaborative debates across cross functional teams, immerse and obsess over the smallest details – all to make sure that our customers love us through our products.As part of this team, you also need to have excellent communication skills as your responsibilities include working closely with other engineering team members, and interacting with product, design, content, business and many other groups to deliver world-class software solutions.
If you want to be part of this amazing team, this position is for you. Join VuNet, and help us leave the world better than we found it.
Roles & Responsibilities
- Work closely with Senior Engineers, Architects, Frontend developers, and Product Management teams to design and arrive at best architectural approach, choose most appropriate frameworks, code and deliver.
- Lead the backend development team and plan the tasks.
- Mentor junior developers.
- Manage cutting-edge technologies to improve applications.
- Follow new and emerging technologies.
- A self starter, who loves to take on hard problems, loves solving service scalability problems, enjoys breaking things and enthusiastic to learn new technologies and working in startup environments.
Skills & Experience
- Minimum 8+ of excellent programming experience in Python, Django framework.
- Experience in developing scalable web applications using Python and SQL/NoSQL databases.
- Demonstrated experience as a lead backend developer on a long term project –– shepherding it from ideation to delivery, and coordinating effort from individual contributors.
- Ability to work independently, manage your own project, and communicate progress to technical and non-technical stakeholders.
- Diligence writing documentation and tests for your projects.
- Familiarity with Docker, Kubernetes and an interest in learning more.
- Eye for detail and identifying problems.
- Good understanding of data structures, algorithms and design patterns.
- Good analytical and problem- solving skills.
- Knowledge/Experience in the following technologies will be an added plus: Elasticsearch, Kafka, Apache Spark, Redis, Cassandra, Hadoop.
- Interest and aptitude to learn new technologies and domains.
How To Apply
If you are interested, fill the form below or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org, with your resume and an explanation of why you would be a good fit. We look forward to hearing from you.