Slice is a fintech startup focused on India’s youngsters. We as a firm aim to build a smart, simple and transparent financial platform to redesign the financial experience for the millennials. We are focused on simplifying and transforming the financial experience for the young Indian. Slice Card, our flagship product, is a payment card with a pre-approved credit line.
At slice, we are looking for a Backend developer to join our technology team. As a Backend developer, you will work closely with our Design, Product, Data Science and Analytics team to develop microservices which focus on the financial needs of millennials in India. If you have excellent programming skills and a passion for developing applications or improving existing ones, we would like to meet you.
We are building a new feature for Slice users where they can anonymously post about their interests in books, movies, sports, TV shows, restaurants etc. and earn rewards when others find it useful. They could also discover new interests & favourites by getting inspired from the posts of their friends and other slice users.
Design and develop microservice using Node JS that can work in a large-scale multi-tenant environment.
Explore design implications and work towards appropriate balance between functionality, performance, and maintainability.
Working with a cross-discipline team of Design, Product, Data Science and Analytics team.
Deploy and maintain the application in a secured AWS environment.
Take ownership from ideation phase to deployment and maintenance.
Technical Skills required:
Hands-on experience in API development and frameworks such Express, Loopback, Hapi, Flask or Django.
Good Understanding of SQL and NoSQL databases.
Experience in test driven development. (writing unit test and API test).
Understanding of basic cloud computing concepts and experience in using any of the major cloud service providers (AWS/GCP/Azure).
Ability to build and deploy the application using Docker containers.
B.E/B.Tech/M.E./M.Tech/M.S. from a reputed university with a good academic record.
Curiosity to explore the cutting-edge technologies and bake them in the products.
Zeal and drive to take end to end ownership.
5+ years of experience in NodeJS, Typescript, Python.
Machine learning experience would be preferable