SDE 3 (Backend)

Bangalore, IN

Job Description / Skills Required

Livspace is India’s trusted interior design and renovation platform that connects interior designers, homeowners and vendors. For homeowners, Livspace is their one-stop destination for all things interiors. For interior designers and vendors, we’ve streamlined their workflow from design all the way to delivery through powerful and innovative technology.

 

We’re currently in nine Indian metro areas. We’ve made over 20,000 customers happy by delivering their dream homes to them. With over 3,500 interior designers on board, we’re the largest design community India has seen.

 

We employ over 2000 passionate individuals who continue to grow and be a part of this exciting journey.

 

Working at Livspace

Livspace believes in an open, intellectually honest cultural where everyone is given the autonomy to contribute and do their life’s best work. As a part of the dynamic team at Livspace, you will have a chance to learn new things, solve new problems, build your competence and be a part of an innovative design-and-tech startup that’s revolutionizing the interiors industry.

 

As SDE II, you will be responsible for building new features for the platform and the front-end. You will be dealing with multiple sub-systems, and web services. We are looking for talented developers who can learn new things quickly and contribute at all layers of a web product. Being a startup, we move fast and constantly ship new features.

 

If you value autonomy, enjoy challenges, believe in getting things done and can work with minimal supervision,

come join us

 

As SDE III you will be responsible for:

● Designing, implementing and enhancing new components of the Livspace design

● platform and content management platforms

● Designing new features for the e-commerce properties, front-ending products and mobile apps

● Maintaining engineering infrastructure

● Creating significant impact on current and future technology roadmap

● Contributing creatively in strategic products that will reach large audiences

● Building web products that users love.

Job requirements

Who you are:

● You have B.Tech or equivalent degree in computer science or a related engineering field from a Tier- 1

engineering college

● You have at least 2 – 5 years of experience working with large scale web products

● You can learn new technologies quickly

● You have strong communication and collaboration skills

● You have prior ownership of the delivery of an entire feature/subsystem

You know your way around:

● Object-oriented programming with Java/Python/Ruby

● Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP

● Javascript, AngularJS, JQuery, HTML, CSS

● HTTP and REST web services

● Data structures and algorithm design

 

Your Array (Nice to Have)

● Good sense of system characterization and identification of technical requirements

● Good learnability and adopt technologies that help build large scale, performant, reliable and sustainable systems.

● Architectural & Design Choices, Deep knowledge on one or more tech stacks, identify alternative tech choices and trade-offs

● Strong problem Solving skills, Identify feasible alternatives and freeze on the optimal choice of data structures and advanced algorithms

● Ability to work in fuzzy environments and complex environments

● Able to take high ownership of complex system components and drive it to the next level

● Good exposure both with tech breadth and tech depth