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Software Engineer
Posted on: 1st September, 2020 | Closed

Skills C++, Java
Experience 1-5 years exp
Cost to Company INR 13.0L - INR 35.0L
Job Location Bangalore
Openings 4
How to apply Take a 5 hrs screening test organized by Pratilipi.
  • Opening time: Sep 21, 2020 11:30 AM UTC
  • Closing time: Sep 27, 2020 07:25 PM UTC
Note: You can take the test anytime between the given duration

Key Responsibilities:

  • Build robust, secure and highly scalable microservices that powers Pratilipi
  • Work closely with Software Engineers and Data Scientists to build data infrastructure
  • Build stream processing pipelines to compute personalization recommendations for our users in real-time
  • Automate and optimise manual processes for data extraction and delivery required for a wide variety of use-cases from analytics to recommendations


  • High speed of execution
  • Posses high ownership for the tasks
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Highly dedicated and a good team player
  • Willing to take risks and willing to fail to do that
  • Self motivated

Good to have:

  • Knowledge of Microservices Architecture
  • Knowledge in building scalable distributed domain driven microservices
  • Knowledge of No-SQL Databases (Mongo, Neo4j, Cassandra...)
  • Knowledge in AWS/GCP, CI-CD, Caching
About Pratilipi

Pratilipi is India's largest digital platform connecting readers and writers in 12 Indian languages| It has 20M+ monthly active users and 2M+ daily active users, and we aim to be impacting over 500M+ users in the near future.

It is a two-sided marketplace that acts like a self-publishing platform for Indian language writers on one side, and as a discovery, reading, and buying platform for the readers on the other side.

About the Team: We're a small team of smart engineers working closely with the Product, Business, and Data Science teams to build experiments & features that enable delightful experiences for our users. We learn from each other and iterates rapidly to make a larger impact. Our Micro-services architecture allows us to be Polyglot in the technology stack. We are completely hosted on the AWS Platform. We are available to users via Web, Android, and iOS. We work in high ownership, high responsibility environment.

A glimpse of our scale:

  • 2M+ DAU
  • 20M+ MAU
  • 1.3+ billion requests per day spread across 40+ micro-services
  • Resting around 10TB of data
  • Daily ingestion of 500GB data

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