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Backend Developer

₹6L – ₹12L • No equity
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We’re looking for a talented and passionate Backend Engineer to join our team. We’re an agile and fast-paced team with complimenting skill-sets and our products have so far reached people in over 128 countries with three million users. We iterate and launch fast, build beautiful web apps with solid technical foundations, and work hard with an insatiable hunger for success. Everyday, we walk in to unravel complex problems and end the day delightfully. Despite the rapid pace, we have a relaxed office environment.

What would you be doing at Commutatus?

Work in a team of 2 to 6 people
Coordinate closely with designers
Create neat, pleasing and powerful products for both small and enterprise projects
Be eager to explore new projects every 8-12 weeks - an opportunity for you to build fresh and different apps instead of developing an existing product
Own the direction of the app you’re building, engage with emerging technologies and power-up your skills.



We follow various management and technical practices to ensure that our team enjoys working while delivering the best to our partners -


Grooming Meetings - We evaluate our workload for the sprint with designers, product managers, and developers together to ensure we deliver on the sprint without having to work overtime or compromise on quality.

Feature Presentations - Development teams sit along with our product managers and designers to evaluate work in progress features and also the team gets a chance to weigh in on how best we can deliver on the sprint. Performance and experience inputs are also discussed here.

Mid-sprint Checkpoint - We have a checkpoint on how the sprint is spearheading operationally, check for any delays to communicate and if we can accommodate additional tasks.

Friday Talks - We shut down the shop on Friday at 6 PM for talks by people from our team or industry experts on topics ranging from personal health to optimize performance on database servers.

Open Source/Learning - We enjoy contributing to open source or learning new tools of the trade to enhance our skills.

Retro Meetings - We evaluate our sprint process - how the sprint went in a start, stop, continue format with the objective of looking into how we can further improve our processes to deliver great experiences for our developers and our partners!

Thursday Sports - Football, Cricket, Basketball, we keep alternating with most of the company getting split up into teams and bringing the battle to the playground for a couple of hours every week!

Standups - All teams have daily standups to keep in sync and also find out who needs helps and who can.

Code Review - We take code/design review very seriously at Commutatus with a focus on improving the current codebase with every single commit.



What do you need to work at Commutatus?

- We focus on raw talent and aren’t too concerned about work or education history, but we would like to review some code you’ve written and your previous work.
- The zeal to learn in a face paced environment and manage multiple projects


Preferred Skills:
- Amazon Web Services
- NodeJS
- Serverless
- REST API Development
- GraphQL API Development
- Elasticsearch
- Kafka


Required Skills:

- Ruby on Rails/Django


Preferred Experiences
- REST API Development
- Experience with Authentication Providers
- Version control and Code Review Systems

Meet your team

People you would work with in this role
CEO at Commutatus. AIESEC. 3/4 Aerospace Engineer.

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