Software Dev Engineer III - Backend

Swiggy

Bangalore, IN
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Software
  • Post Date: 04/27/2021
  • Website: swiggy.com
  • Company Address: Tower D, 9th Floor, IBC Knowledge Park, Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore – 560029, India

About Swiggy

Swiggy went from just 2 neighbourhoods in Bangalore in 2014 to become India’s largest on-demand delivery platform! We have made our mark in 500+ cities and our fleet of Delivery Partners has reached a staggering 2.25 lakh+ individuals, who are hard at work to offer unparalleled convenience for our consumers.

Job Description

Swiggy's storefront Engineering team help customers enjoy personalized discovery and purchase experience across multiple product lines (Stores, Food, New initiatives). The team is trying to achieve this through thoughtfully crafted apps, smart catalogs, highly relevant search & intent-driven merchandising, checkout and payment systems. We are looking for engineers who have built distributed systems with high reliability and have deep expertise in database design and performance tuning. Knowledge of machine learning and other predictive modeling techniques would be preferred.  Few interesting problems we’re solving,

1. Client Apps

2. Smart Catalog & Category Intelligence

3. Personalized search & merchandising experience

4. Payments

5. Pricing

6. Order management system

SDE III in Swiggy plays a key role in owning end to end design/Architecture of a complex system/team they are assigned to. They co-own the technology vision of the respective team and significantly contribute to the overall success of the team. They partner with the product/business teams to understand the product features and specifications, translate them into high level and low-level design thereby facilitating the team in design and development of mission critical applications.

What Do we look for?

  • Technically Hands-on, with deep dive expertise in designing and developing real time internet applications or high scale SAAS applications
  • 5 - 8 years of experience in developing products with at least a couple of years in leading a team
  • Excellent command over Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Exceptional coding skills in an Object-Oriented programming language (Java/ROR/Golang)
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Experience with web technologies PHP/ Java, Python, Linux, Apache, MySQL, solr, memcache, redis
  • Experience with high performance websites catering to millions of daily traffic is a plus

What Will You Do?

  • Coming up with best practices to help the team achieve their technical tasks and continually thrive in improving the technology of the product/team.
  • Driving the adoption of best practices & regular Participation in code reviews, design reviews, architecture discussions.
  • Experiment with new & relevant technologies and tools, and drive adoption while measuring yourself on the impact you can create.
  • Implementation of long term technology vision for your team.
  • Responsible for complete architecture of your product;
  • Creating architectures & designs for new solutions around existing/new areas
  • Decide technology & tool choices for your team & be responsible for them.

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This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.