Staff Backend Engineer - Platform Engineering

  • Engineering
  • Mumbai, India

Staff Backend Engineer - Platform Engineering

Job description


About CoinDCX

Trusted by more than 10 million users, CoinDCX is India's fastest-growing and safest way to Crypto. We’re on a mission to make Crypto accessible to every Indian. Our aspirations are much bigger and we strive to contribute to the larger crypto ecosystem. For this, we’re looking for talented people like you to join our team and fulfill this vision.

Inside CoinDCX Engineering

Our engineering team is an awesome group of collaborative people, who love to solve this first-of-its-kind problem with a lot of passion and creativity. When you join this team you work with dynamic and fun-loving engineers at the top of their game. You’ll contribute to implementing innovative technology to revolutionize the crypto ecosystem.

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

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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.