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Where hospitality businesses and talent find each other

Full-stack Engineer (mid-level)

₹12L – ₹20L
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Instawork is the fastest growing career marketplace for blue-collar workers. We've changed the way traditional recruiting works for small businesses (e.g a sign on the window) by turning the process into an automated matching problem. Our vision is to organize the world's labor force and make it as accessible to local businesses as tap water. We're growing rapidly and are expanding across the US.

We've been fortunate to be funded by some of the greatest investors in Silicon Valley: Benchmark (Bill Gurley), Spark Capital, GV (Google Ventures), Y Combinator, SV Angel, Crunchfund, Steve Chen (co-founder of YouTube), Mike Vernal (VP of Product at Facebook), among many more.


  • 4+ years of work experience with strong CS fundamentals
  • Expertise in Python. (we use Django)
  • Knowledge of frontend JS frameworks like React, Angular etc (we are ReactJS)
  • Strong expertise in databases (MySQL or others)
  • Devops experience working with AWS / Other cloud platforms
  • Understanding of Software Engineering best practices
  • Previously worked on user facing products with scale.
  • Open source contributions with a Github link is a plus

Other key competencies we're looking for

  • Track record delivering apps / large software projects
  • Enthusiasm for evaluating new services and technologies
  • Ability to prioritize biggest bang for buck features / projects
  • Interest in joining an early venture, where you will effectively shape our culture and values

Instawork Values

  • Bias for Action -- We practice high-velocity decision-making, despite encountering ambiguity frequently.
  • Act Like an Owner -- We have a strong ownership mentality, because of this, we work smart, hard, and long. Every person on the team has the potential to have a large impact.
  • Always Be Learning -- We learn rapidly and eagerly, from different teams within and outside the company. Respectful debate makes our organization stronger.
  • Empathy, Trust, Candor -- Being empathetic to our users and each other helps build trust in our community and company, and fosters successful decision-making.

Meet your team

People you would work with in this role

Lalit Patel

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Country Manager @Instawork • Previously, Co-Founder @Bash Gaming

Debarshi Kar

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CTO. Co-Founder. Mobile Apps. Gaming & Enterprise. Agile & Lean Product. Multiple acquisitions completed.

Adam Stepinski

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Instawork at a glance

Where hospitality businesses and talent find each other

Instawork focuses on Mobile, Internet, Hospitality, Local, and Small and Medium Businesses. Their company has offices in Los Angeles, New York City, San Francisco, Chicago, and Miami. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees. To date, Instawork has raised $28M of funding; their latest round was closed on May 2019.

You can view their website at https://www.instawork.com or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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