Sr. Software Engineer (India) - Research and Development

Engineering @ Tookitaki

The engineering team is responsible for building a robust predictive platform, which can add significant value to the BFSI vertical in solving operational and compliance risk problems. We take pride in building the system right and continuously evolving it. You have the freedom to choose the right tools for the task. We also encourage to participate in and contribute to the open source community.

Our Ideal Candidate

Our engineering team is looking for a backend engineer with a work experience of 5+ years. The candidate would be responsible for contributing to product development and would be considered a good fit if he/she:

  • Ships high-quality code and believes in TDD
  • Has deep experience with one or more programming languages such as Java, Scala and Python Has experience designing micro-services or service-oriented architectures 
  • Has experience working with one or more distributed NoSQL stores 
  • Has experience working with and understanding of Relational Databases 
  • Has experience working with one or more cloud providers, preferably AWS 
  • Enjoys digging into open-source projects and contributing back 
  • Has the ability to lead and mentor other members of the team 
  • Is well versed with tools of the trade – Git, IDEs, and build tools 
  • Has a keen desire to learn and grow 
  • Prior experience with Hadoop and Spark ecosystem would be considered a plus 
  • Prior experience working with or understanding of Machine Learning would be considered a plus 

Educational/Professional Requirements

  • Master’s or Bachelor’s in Computer Science or related quantitative discipline from a reputed institution
  • Work experience of 5+ years

Desired Non-technical Requirements

  • Very strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • Strong desire to work with start-ups
  • Must be a team player

Job Perks

  • Attractive variable compensation package
  • Flexible working hours – everything is results-oriented
  • Opportunity to work with an award-winning organization in the hottest space in tech – artificial intelligence and advanced machine learning