Principal Software Engineer / Architect
Flipkart is India’s leading eCommerce marketplace offering more than 30 million products cross 70+ categories including Books, Media, Consumer Electronics and Lifestyle.
Flipkart is known for its path-breaking services like Cash on Delivery, and a 30-day replacement policy. Flipkart is the only online player offering services like In-a-Day Guarantee (50 cities) and Same-Day-Guarantee (13 cities) at scale. Its annual subscription service, Flipkart First, is the first of its kind in the country.
Flipkart has become the preferred online marketplace for leading Indian and international brands.
Flipkart, currently 33,000 people strong, has 45 million registered users clocking over 10 million daily visits. Flipkart’s technology has enabled it to deliver 8 million shipments per month – and this number is only growing.
Function: Software Engineering → Backend Development
- Own the overall architectural decisions, design, and development of technology.
- Lead a multi-disciplinary team responsible for the full lifecycle of product development and testing.
- Play a significant role in the career development of others. Work with engineering teams to provide continuous architecture and design mentor-ship / leadership and be a source of support that ensures successful product delivery and operational excellence in production.
- Actively participate in design reviews, improve product delivery and align teams across the organization towards coherent architectural strategies.
- Deliver artifacts that set the standard in your organization for engineering excellence, from designs to algorithms to implementations.
- Help others understand when it is appropriate to create new versus reuse or extend existing software solutions.
- You will develop systems, component architectures, and APIs that meet the test of time. Articulate and evangelize architectural principles that ensure that system components fit and last and align with the company’s business direction.
To apply for this job please visit www.flipkartcareers.com.