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Python Developer
Posted on: 17th March, 2021 | Closed

Skills Python
Experience 3 years+ exp
Cost to Company As per Market Standards
Job Location Chennai
How to apply Take a 3 hrs screening test organized by Animaker.
  • Opening time: Apr 09, 2021 12:30 PM UTC
  • Closing time: Apr 18, 2021 06:25 PM UTC
Note: You can take the test anytime between the given duration


Animaker's growth is skyrocketing. We plan to make Animaker the world's go-to place for animation & video. We look for someone who is excited to make an impact with a constant everyday effort to set a difference in the project, team, company & the industry as a whole. We’re out to change the world, one video at a time.


  • Design, develop, and support new features and functionality for a newly-created engineering function at Animaker
  • Work cross-functionally with designers and managers to scope out new features, functionality, and technical requirements
  • Participating in design meetings, Tech meetings, and code reviews
  • Develop self-service chat infrastructure from the ground up to empower our Messaging system to work more efficiently
  • Communicate with other teams to figure out the best solutions to the problems
  • Propose new approaches and solutions to ensure we future-proof Animaker's communication channel as we scale up
  • Be invariably passionate about performance debugging, benchmarking, building awesome things, and picking up new technologies and skills

The Expectations

  • Distributed databases: Knowledge in building own data store for a chat
  • Real-time messaging.
  • High performance: our API responses are in the 10ms range
  • High scalability: knowledge in using sharding, master-master, and master-slave to ensure scalability
  • High availability: our entire infrastructure is designed and operated to survive entire data center crashes
  • Multi-region: Know how to deploy in different regions.

You have

  • Proficiency in Python/Go
  • 3+ years as a backend developer
  • Experience with high traffic and high-performance applications
  • Good knowledge of relational databases
  • Experience with building HTTP APIs
  • Experience managing your own projects and work in a team

Bonus points

  • Celery with Redis or RabbitMQ
  • New Relic / Opentracing

Skills / Tech stack: (Not all are mandatory)

  • Go, gRPC, RocksDB, Python
  • Postgresql, RabbitMQ
  • AWS, Puppet, CloudFormation
  • Grafana, Graphite, ELK, Jaeger
  • Redis, Memcached

While we won’t take any blood samples but we love to see a Startup DNA. You should be ready to fail & be flexible, ok to be both unrealistic & pragmatic, know when to be tenacious & when to move on. Finally take ownership and attitude to hustle around for deliverables.

About Animaker

About Us

Founded in 2014, Animaker Inc has come a long way from being a tiny startup with just thousands of users to more than 11 million today! With the perfect blend of creativity and advanced technology, Animaker has managed to stay ahead of the trends. Thus, becoming the go-to place for creative tools like video making, animation and graphics designing.

Animaker has already seen clients ranging from month-old startups to massive Fortune 500 companies. Animaker today is a catalyst that helps Non-Designers all over the world turn their ideas into magical videos. While we have already helped millions to create awesome videos, there is still a huge segment of the world that is in dire need of a tool that can solve all their video creation needs. So, Animaker is taking a giant leap into the future of video making by constant innovation, ground-breaking product ideas, high-tech, and a world-class team.

Our mission is to build video infrastructure for the world and equip every company with an in-house video solution. What started as an internal creative tool, has now become a worldwide movement!

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