Senior Software Development Engineer

4+ Years | 1 Opening | Chennai / Bangalore.

Who we are?

Kaleidofin is a neobank for the informal sector, which provides solutions tailored to the customer’s goals and are intuitive to use. We are working towards creating fair and transparent financial solutions that can target millions of customers and enterprises in India that don’t have easy access to formal financial planning.

In a very short time span, global investors such as Oiko Credit, Flourish, Omidyar Network and Blume Ventures have supported Kaleidofin’s well thought out business model with $8 million in seed and Series A funding.

The company won the Amazon AI Conclave award for Fintech, was one of only ten startups chosen for the Google LaunchPad Accelerator program in 2019, was recognised as India’s Most Innovative Wealth, Asset and Investment Management Service/Product by the Internet & Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) and was selected to present at United Nations General Assembly Special Task Force Event.

With its focus to harness mobile technology to deliver a paperless experience as well as its focus to harness technology and analytics to predict the right product for the right customer, Kaleidofin aims to become a leading FinTech player bringing financial solutions to everyone.

To know more about Kaleidofin, do visit our site www.kaleidofin.com

What You’ll Do?

We are seeking extremely smart & independent senior developers who are gung ho about building large scale systems that are going to have a big impact on millions of customers. You will:

  • Lead design and development of products working closely with business team
  • Independently own software components and co-own entire applications with a small group of fellow developers
  • Formally mentor junior software engineers on the team, reviewing design documents, (peer) reviewing code, providing design direction and guidance
  • Build performant, scalable, yet secure, enterprise ready back end architectures that can support millions of users in parallel
  • Establish strong engineering best practices and champion their adoption

Who You Need To Be?

  • 4+ years’ experience in software product development and delivery.
  • Bachelors or Masters degree in engineering (preferably computer science or sister branches) from a reputed institute (preferably IITs, NITs, or other top engineering institutes).
  • Strong grasp of CS fundamentals, algorithms and excellent problem-solving abilities.
  • All experience should be from good product development or e-commerce background.
  • Able to take ownership of working with atleast one of mobile or web app teams for complete integration with backend.
  • Must have shown good stability in all your previous associations.

Skill Set

  • Have strong backend knowledge and cloud development exposure
  • Proficiency in Java, Spring boot, Hibernate, REST API development
  • Worked with at least 1 RDBMS (Mysql preferred). NoSql is a plus.
  • Have used or are very hands-on with Microservices, Docker, Kubernetes, Gradle/Ant, Kafka, GIT/bitbucket in a very agile work place.
  • Writing high quality code which is made better by unit tests and integration tests is how you work
  • Comfortable with exploring proven open source tech stack like Grafana, Kibana, Jira, Prometheus, caches like Redis/Memcached, task queues like celery, to name a few
  • Knowledge of test driven development and AWS tech stack will be a good plus.

If you fit the bill, write to me at hr@kaleidofin.com