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Senior Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Multiple locations
Posted on Friday, November 10, 2023

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Join a team where we are all capable of EVERYTHING, where we all have the same opportunities, regardless of gender, race, sexual orientation, religion, nationality, age, disability, training or experience.

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Check out how it will impact our ecosystem:

As an Senior Software Engineer at Rappi you will lead a technical team to build out new features within the Rappi ecosystem. You will lead a cross-functional We are seeking a skilled and enthusiastic Senior Software Engineer with experience in Nest.js, TypeScript, Redis, MySQL, Kafka, and distributed systems to join our dynamic team. As a Node.js Developer, you will be responsible for developing scalable and high-performance server-side applications, ensuring the reliability and efficiency of our systems. The ideal candidate should have 5 to 8 years of experience in Node.js development, with a strong understanding of distributed systems and a passion for delivering quality code.

As part of Rappi, you will be responsible for:

  • Develop and maintain server-side applications using Node.js and the Nest.js framework.

  • Own the technical implementation of integrations for Rappi Turbo

  • Design and implement efficient and scalable APIs for web and mobile applications.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather requirements and provide technical expertise on system architecture and design.

  • Integrate with and optimize performance of backend services, including Redis, MySQL, and Kafka.

  • Write clean, maintainable, and testable code using TypeScript.

  • Implement automated tests and conduct thorough debugging to ensure high-quality software delivery.

  • Participate in code reviews and provide constructive feedback to improve code quality.

  • Stay updated with industry trends and emerging technologies in Node.js development and distributed systems.

Good and now, what are the requirements for me to be part of this neon universe?

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.

  • 3+ years of proven team leadership experience.

  • 5-8 years of professional experience in Node.js development, with a focus on backend development.

  • Proficiency in Nest.js and TypeScript, with a solid understanding of object-oriented programming concepts.

  • Experience working with distributed systems, microservices, and scalable architectures.

  • Familiarity with databases such as Redis and MySQL, and message queues like Kafka.

  • Strong knowledge of RESTful APIs and API design principles.

  • Familiarity with version control systems, such as Git.

  • Ability to write efficient and optimized SQL queries.

  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.

  • Good communication and collaboration skills in a team environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Kotlin or other JVM-based languages.

  • Knowledge of containerization technologies like Docker and orchestration tools like Kubernetes.

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