Software Engineer, Backend

Bengaluru, India

Full-time


MySQL Microservices Linux PHP Go Python AWS Ruby

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Description

Postman leads the way in the API-first universe. Postman’s API Development Environment is used by 6+ million developers and more than 200,000 companies to access 200 million APIs every month.

Postman is looking for Software Engineers to build out features, design and implement APIs, and improve the performance and reliability of our systems as we rapidly scale our product and organization.

About the Team

The team works closely with the Product teams to build APIs that enable delightful experiences for developers who build modern software for the API first world. We’re a small team that learns from each other and iterates rapidly to make a large impact. Our Microservices are written in Node.js, MySQL and Linux deployed on the AWS Platform.

A taste of our scale:

1. 700k+ daily active users

2. 200+ million requests per day spread across 30+ microservices

3. resting around 20 TB of data

4. ingesting around 2TB of monthly internal service logs

5. 200k+ peak concurrent web socket connections

This position reports to one of our Engineering Managers.

Responsibilities

  • Build and own microservices while working with a cross-functional team of Product Managers, Designers, Support and Product, Quality, Security and Platform Engineers.
  • Manage the roadmap and SLAs for the microservices that you own.
  • Create and periodically review Architectural diagram for the Microservices and manage their dependencies.
  • Perform Code reviews.
  • Deploy and monitor versions, retire older versions and push patch fixes.
  • Manage Mocks, Docs, Monitors, Integration and Contract Tests using Postman.
  • On-board, mentor and off-board developers within the Microservices you own.

Requirements

  • You’ve been building web applications for 2+ years.
  • You’ve experience with high level programming languages - e.g. Node.js, PHP, Python, Ruby, Go. We code primarily in Node.js, so you’ll be excited to either ramp up on that or continue building awesome things with it.
  • You possess strong Computer Science fundamentals - Algorithms, Databases, Networking and Distributed systems.
  • You write testable, maintainable code that’s easy to understand.
  • You are a strong communicator who can explain complex technical concepts to product managers, designers, support and other engineers.
  • You enjoy helping onboard new team members, mentoring, and teaching.
  • You have curiosity about how things work.

Benefits

This position will be located in our beautiful office at 100 ft road, Indiranagar in Bangalore. You will enjoy our incredible perks: home-cooked meals, snacks, game room, flexible hours, ergonomic workstations and cuddles from our endearing Chief Happiness Officer, Cooper.

What you will also get to experience is a company that believes in autonomous small teams for maximum impact; that strives for organizational growth to align with that of the individual; that continuously and purposefully builds an inclusive culture where everyone is able to do and be the best version of themselves and where ideas are encouraged from anyone and everyone. We seek people who naturally demonstrate our values, who not only understand the challenge but can also solve this for the rest of the world.Be a part of something big.

Postman is the only complete API development environment used by more than 7 million developers and 300,000 companies worldwide.