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Staff Backend Engineer - Platform Engineering

India, Mahārāshtra, Bengaluru/MumbaiEngineering

Job description

About CoinDCX

Trusted by more than 1.3 crore Indians, CoinDCX is one of the largest players in India's crypto ecosystem. Our vision is to create a more open and accessible future and we believe that web 3 will play an important part. We’ve already ventured into Web 3 in 2021 by investing in promising Indian Web 3 startups via CoinDCX Ventures, launching Okto - a Defi app to access thousands of tokens on multiple DEXs across chains. We learn and build something new CoinDCX every time.

The Web 3 space is still new and we’re just getting started!

Inside CoinDCX’s Tech Team

Our tech team is an awesome group of collaborators, who love to solve first of its kind problems with a lot of autonomy, creativity and fun. When you join this team you work with coders who are at the top of their game. Your innovative tech ideas will revolutionise the crypto ecosystem. When you join us, we trust you, so you are given complete freedom and tools to do your best work from anywhere.

Love what you just read and are up-beat about it already?

Then, this is the place for you.

The Team

The Platform Engineering team is an engineering organization within CoinDCX that builds and maintains several critical services for the CoinDCX platform. Our mission is to provide the best user experience to our app and web users to help them on their journey to becoming successful and active users of CoinDCX. You will be part of the team that looks over the performance, security, scalability, and reliability of the CoinDCX platform.

As a Staff Software Engineer in our team, you'll be working with a lot of Cross-Functional partners like Product, Engineering, Security, and Marketing all the while delivering critical features for our users.

What you’ll do

  • Own long-term technical strategies for your teams.

  • Improve technical excellence and quality standards through leadership efforts directed through other engineers.

  • Coach/mentor and incubate junior engineers to grow them into technical leaders.

  • Solve customer problems by working on not-so-well-defined open-ended problems and leading teams to focus on areas with the highest user impact.

  • Foster a culture of open and intentional communication and collaboration between engineering teams.

Job requirements

  • 6+ years of experience designing and building highly scalable and distributed systems.

  • Highly analytical, innovative, and able to think strategically and to develop comprehensive detailed specifications.

  • Deep experience writing high-quality code in Imperative or Functional Programming languages or frameworks like - Go, C++, NodeJS, Ruby on Rails, and Java.

  • Experience working with SQL/NoSQL data stores like Postgresql, Cassandra, MongoDB, DynamoDB, and Redis.

  • Experience with cloud platform AWS.

  • Ability to write well-tested, thoughtful, and concise code and improve code quality standards within the organization.

  • Excellent verbal and writing skills; ability to produce clear, concise communications and documentation.

  • Experience and/or willingness to work in high-functioning agile teams in a growth-oriented environment.

  • Knowledge of design principles and fundamentals of architecture

  • Proactive approach for spotting problems, areas for improvement, and performance bottlenecks

What we’re looking for:-

  • Engineers with a result-oriented impact-driven mindset.

  • Engineers with a bias towards action and believe in leading by example

  • Engineers who can adapt to our needs for CoinDCX’s rapid growth and support the fast-growing/changing business environment.

  • Engineers who have the willingness to learn new technologies to solve problems related to scalability and performance.

  • Engineers who can help foster a culture of transparency, efficiency, and accountability through their passion and commitment to work.

  • Engineers with a passion for Web 3.0 technologies.

What’s in it for you

  • Unlimited Wellness Leaves

  • Personalised Mental Wellness & Caregiving sessions by Experts

  • Recharge and Rejuvenate through team outings

  • DYOB - Design your Own Benefit

  • Linkedin Learning

India, Mahārāshtra, Bengaluru/Mumbai