Swiggy is hiring AVP Engineering (Storefront). Look for below job description for more information:
Experience: 8+ years
Mode of Hire: Permanent
Swiggy has a team of highly pumped up engineers who are focused on building ‘discovery and delivery‘ technology that will change the way people order food. As the team grows and continues to reach new heights, it has become essential to welcome an AVP of Engineering who will lead and build the Storefront (customer facing development), ensure the product vision is realized through excellence in execution while collaborating with PMs and Business leaders.
As an AVP Engineering, you are an influential and versatile leader with a keen eye for customer experience. You’d be instrumental in hiring and mentoring engineers but you aren’t afraid to dive into code as you prefer to work alongside your team and lead by example. It’s imperative that you’re comfortable designing fullstack i.e. end-to-end familiarity up and down the stack while promoting clean coding principles (DRY, KISS, SOLID etc). Most importantly, you thrive on helping companies grow and feed off a fast-paced startup environment.
WHAT WE LOOK FOR
Previous experience in managing and providing technical leadership to engineering teams
Previous fullstack experience in both dynamically and statically typed languages—we primarily use Python, Java and NodeJS, but members of our team have backgrounds in a wide range of technologies
Proven ability in architecture and building scalable systems and teams
Experience with system monitoring and alerting for availability and performance. We try and keep Pageload under 4s for all the customer properties.
An eye for the right talent, and experience in recruiting and hiring a team
8+ years related engineering experience, 4+ years in a leadership role
WHAT YOU’LL DO
Facilitate tight and compassionate collaboration between our Search ‘n’ Discovery, Mobile, Portal, Revenue ‘n’ Growth and DevOps/Security teams.
Lead and manage an effective engineering function to support productive development and quality of life for the development team
Engage in 1 on 1s with development team members to understand their goals, concerns, struggles, and accomplishments.
Join pairs and groups of developers working on features to provide guidance and feedback
Work with other engineering leads to define infrastructure needs and make architectural decisions
Build a development dream-team, including recruiting, hiring, mentoring and performance management
Work closely with the company leaders including the technical founder, product, operations, and Customer Care to strategically build the platform
Our ideal candidate is hands-on and heart-open; meeting everyone with compassion and respect regardless of experience level while being willing to dive in and provide direct guidance and feedback on effective software design and development techniques.
Job Code: AVP Engineering (Storefront).
Job Location: Bangalore
About The Company:
- Swiggy is a food ordering and delivery company based out of Bangalore, India. Swiggy was inspired by the thought of providing a complete food ordering and delivery solution from the best neighbourhood restaurants to the urban foodie. A single window for ordering from a wide range of restaurants, we have our own exclusive fleet of delivery personnel to pickup orders from restaurants and deliver it to customers . Having our own fleet gives us the flexibility to offer customers a no minimum order policy on any restaurant and accept online payments for all partner restaurants that we work with. Our delivery personnel carry one order at a time which ensures we get reliable and fast deliveries
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