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Software Development Engineer
Posted on: 20th June, 2019 | Closed

Experience 3-6 years exp
Cost to Company 18-35 LPA
Job Location Bangalore
Openings 80
How to apply Take a 3 hrs screening test organized by OYO.
  • Opening time: Jul 12, 2019 07:30 AM UTC
  • Closing time: Jul 12, 2019 10:30 AM UTC
Note: You can take the test anytime between the given duration

Launched in 2013, OYO is India’s largest branded network of hotels. Its network currently spans over 200 Indian cities including all major metros, regional commercial hubs, leisure destinations, and key pilgrimage towns. The company’s vision is to become the most preferred and trusted hotel brand in the world.

OYO was founded by Ritesh Agarwal, the first resident Asian to be accepted to the Thiel Fellowship (started by Paypal founder Peter Thiel). He recently featured in the Forbes 30 under 30 lists in the global, Indian and Asian edition under the Consumer Tech category. OYO is backed by the world’s leading investors including the Softbank Group, Lightspeed Venture Partners India, Sequoia Capital and Greenoaks Capital. In August 2015, it was identified as among the “50 next start-up unicorns” by New York Times. It has also received acclaim and accolades such as Startup of the Year Express IT Award, Quest Experience Award for Best Use of Social Media for CX Improvement, NDTV Dream Chaser of the Year, Lufthansa ET Now Runway to Success Award, TIE Lumis Business Excellence Award and India International Travel Mart Award. Ritesh received the Business World Young Entrepreneur Award in 2015. He recently featured in the Forbes 30 under 30 lists (Global, India, Asia) under the Consumer Tech category.

What responsibilities will you get when working with us?

  • Experienced backend developer with extensive work on Python, NodeJS and backbone js/Ruby/Java/C++
  • Develop new user-facing features
  • Build structure, reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Optimize applications for maximum speed and scalability
  • Maintain, contribute and adhere to our programming best practices and guidelines
  • Advanced understanding of emerging web technologies
  • Iterate, test new ideas and shape the future vision for developer tools that operate in the cloud.
  • Learn and use core AWS technologies to design and then build available and scalable backend web services and customer-facing APIs.
  • Create from the ground up a new, world-class user experience using the latest in front-end UX platforms and technologies.
  • Deeply understand and work with with a variety of developer tools across the spectrum of the software development lifecycle.
  • Clear, professional communication skills able to contribute to team discussions, knowing when to contribute, when to listen, and when to ask questions.
  • Strong problem-solving skills, algorithmic skills, and data structures Experience in agile methodologies like Scrum Good understanding of branching, build, deployment, continuous integration methodologies

What will you need to be successful in this role?

  • Basic Qualification:
    • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, or related technical discipline from premier institute
    • Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem-solving, and complexity analysis
    • Knowledge of the latest developer tools across the software development workflow (coding, building, deployment, operations, task tracking, real-time communication)
    • 3+ years of strong hands-on development experience including at least 1.5 years of real-world web development experience using JSP, Java Servlets, Java Struts, Spring, & Hibernate
    • Good understanding of design patterns, object-oriented design, and frameworks
    • Good RDBMS skills and experience in DB/SQL
    • Experience with multiple technologies - LAMP, Ruby on Rails, Python, Perl, Java, PHP
    • Exposure to MVC frameworks such as Rails, Spring, Django, CodeIgniter.
    • Experience working with scripting language such as Pearl - to quickly roll our parsers for analysis and write small modules - is preferred
    • Exposure to Postgres, Mysql (exposure to NoSQL database related technologies like MongoDB, Redis, Aerospike, Cassandra etc. is a plus)
    • Experience owning and working end-to-end on an application - from system (server, deployment, configuration management) to back end (container, application, database) to front end (JSP, ajax, tiles, CSS, HTML, javascript) - is preferred.

  • Good to have:
    • Exposure to Amazon Web Services
    • Experience in building large scale distributed system
    • Experience with Service-Oriented Architecture/MicroServices
    • Should be able to prioritize in fast-moving complex environment and produce solutions despite complex requirements
Note: There are Open Positions in Bangalore, Gurgaon, and Hyderabad.
About OYO

OYO Hotels & Homes, South Asia’s largest, China’s 2nd largest, and the world’s 6th largest and fastest-growing chain of fully operated, franchised and leased hotels, homes, managed living and workspaces. OYO’s mission is to upgrade all forms of real estate and thereby provide quality living spaces to travelers around the world. Since its launch back in 2013, OYO Hotels has brought about a change in the budget hotel franchising and leasing segment, by offering standardized good quality hospitality experiences at affordable prices. Today, with OYO, over tens of millions of customers have access to an ample supply of standardized and trusted accommodation offerings at extraordinarily affordable and predictable prices. With the @Leisure Group joining the chain, OYO today has footprints in more than 800 cities across 74+ countries including the U.S., Europe, U.K., India, Malaysia, Middle East, Indonesia, Philippines, and Japan. OYO today host guests from around the world in over 23,000 hotels and over 850,000 rooms, and more than 46,000-holiday homes, adding over 80,000 rooms every month, globally. Every night almost 500,000 heads rest on a pillow in an OYO, a testament to the impact we are creating globally.


OYO LIFE is targeted at millennials and young professionals in search of fully managed homes on long-term rentals, at affordable prices. Under this category, OYO offers end-to-end managed, comfortable, high-quality living experience that eliminates the hassles of finding, accessing and managing everyday housing. For people opting for these fully managed independent residential units, OYO takes care of the entire experience - contracting, furnishing, cleaning, maintenance, and in-stay services (WiFi, etc.), a first in the industry.

Over seven months since its launch, OYO LIFE has more than 350 buildings, 12,000+ beds signed, 17,000+ live and is adding 3000+ new beds every month making it one of the largest businesses for branded fully-managed housing for millennials globally. OYO LIFE is already one of the largest businesses for branded fully-managed housing for young professionals, globally. It is currently present in India in 4 metro cities including Gurgaon, Noida, Pune, Bangalore.

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