Senior Engineer / Technical Lead


| Singapore

Salary (SGD) 5K - 5K

Full Time | 4 Applicant(s)

Posted: 14 Mar 2018

Skills required

Python, AWS, PostgreSQL, Agile

About Company

Vybes’s mission is to connect influencers to their fans in a unique way. We’re doing this by building a platform for influencers to offer products and services directly to their followers.

Job Description

Values of the Engineering A-Team:

  • Product-minded: We work closely with our users (buyers and sellers) to understand their needs, so we can develop tools to make their jobs and lives easier.
  • Ownership & Delivery: We work in small cross-functional teams, making a large impact on the products we create from idea to launch.
  • Iterate quickly: We have a bias to build MVPs and collect direct feedback from the users of our software.

As a Senior Engineer / Tech Lead, you will have a unique opportunity to understand the problems of and build tools that our clients and customers will use on a daily basis. To do this, you will own a project working alongside our developers, designer, CTO and CEO.

Your work will be highly impactful by building a new platform. New features may be implemented in a matter of a days, and our user base is growing quickly. We are a fast-growing company with leadership opportunities available to you as the team continues to expand.

What you’ll get to do:

  • Work closely with our cross-functional team to define features and build powerful and easy to use products, including internal and customer-facing platforms
  • Write clean and scalable APIs and the backend on which our products depend. Design and implement microservices, service-oriented architecture
  • Integrate with existing social networking apps and third-party APIs
  • Help develop effective processes for ensuring our products have quality code and minimal defects
  • Collaborate with other top engineers and mentor those with less experience
  • Manage deployment process to AWS ECS, work on devops automation
  • Implement CI/CD pipeline

What you need to be successful:

  • 4+ years developing and launching web apps into a production environment - Python experience required
  • Experiences with relational database technologies such as PostgreSQL and NoSQL such as Redis/MongoDB
  • Strong proficiency building services on AWS; Docker knowledge a plus
  • Experience with mobile app (iOS and/or Android) backends
  • Prior experience designing and building APIs
  • Excellent English communication skills to collaborate with a service-oriented team
  • Strong ability to effectively identify and solve challenging problems
  • Other key attributes: resourceful, results-driven, and committed to quality

What you’ll get from Vybes:

  • The unique opportunity to join one of Asia’s top venture backed seed-stage startups
  • Top-tier mentorship from experienced founders, who attended Harvard, Stanford and MIT