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Marketplace of managed home rental

Junior Full Stack Engineer

$2k – $4k
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About Cove: COVE is the new way to rent your home! We’re a smart-rental marketplace making it easier and more affordable for young people to rent in flat shares. We provide our tenants with stylishly furnished properties, in the most awesome locations in Singapore and make the whole rental process seamless from end to end. Our contract terms are flexible like our tenant’s lives and our rental prices include everything from utilities and wifi and weekly cleaning. Our tenants get matched with great flatmates and also have access to our community events around the city. Check us out at coveliving.co

Job Title: Junior Full Stack Engineer

Job Type: Permanent, Full Time

Start Date: ASAP

Reports To: Luca Bregoli, Co-founder and Chief Product Officer

Role Purpose: We are looking for a junior software engineer with solid knowledge and expertise of the full software development lifecycle, who can contribute at multiple levels of the stack.

Goals/Deliverables:
Front-end: creating and enhancing our existing desktop and mobile-responsive Bootstrap 4 / PHP based platform.
Backend: integration with multiple external SaaS tools (including their respective mobile apps) via APIs.

Core Responsibilities:
Developing, debugging and maintaining web front-ends and their integrations with backends and other SaaS via APIs
Ensuring high performance and responsive code, while working closely with your team to implement state-of-the-art UI/UX elements
Contributing to decision making on design and technical aspects for modular and component-based architectures
Experimenting with new technologies and working with integrated web-applications

Experience, Qualifications and Skills Required:

2-3 years experience as a software developer
BS/BA degree or equivalent experience in computer science, engineering or related field

FRONT END
Experience in web development, responsive design using HTML5, CSS3
Experience with Javascript, Jquery, AJAX, JSON
Familiarity with front-end frameworks and libraries such as Bootstrap and React JS
Knowledge of React Native would be a plus

BACKEND
Strong knowledge of server-side languages such as PHP, Java, Python
Solid expertise in MySQL and NOSQL Databases (eg. MongoDB)

APIs & MIDDLEWARE
Proficient in web services and API integration using REST API / JSON API / OAuth
Integration of client side SDKs with the server side platform
Experience with Zapier, Tray.io and other middleware / EDI integration platforms would be advantageous

Core Skills/Competencies:
Analytically minded
Problem Solving
Action Orientation
Ability to be flexible deal with ambiguity
Pragmatism
Efficiency
Attention to detail

What’s in it for You:
Working for COVE gives you the opportunity to join an exciting young start-up incubated through Antler.co. There will be lots to learn as you’ll be working directly with the three co-founders Sophie, Luca and Guillaume and get to experience first hand what it takes to get a new high-growth business off the ground. In your role, you’ll have the opportunity to hit the ground running and take ownership from day one. We will always welcome your inputs and ideas and actively encourage your development. The team is fast paced, hard-working and expects results but we also highly value our employee engagement and are committed to a human and empathetic environment with plenty of fun thrown in. You’ll be working out of Found 8s co-working space on Prinsep Street complete with free coffee and a lively atmosphere!

Meet your team

People you would work with in this role
co-founder @cove, previously co-founder @vaniday consultant @Bain and EIR @Lazada. Studied @hecparis @insalyon

Cove Living at a glance

Marketplace of managed home rental

Cove Living focuses on Real Estate and Startups. Their company has offices in Singapore. They have a small team that's between 1-10 employees.

You can view their website at http://www.coveliving.co