Software Development Engineer

Short Description

Flipkart is hiring a Software Development Engineer who can develop systems to optimize revenue alongside customer experience.

Job Description

Flipkart Search Team is responsible for driving enhanced customer experience by helping them browse and find the products they are looking for with ease. The team works on a number of problem statements in information retrieval, distributed systems, data engineering, machine learning, algorithms and search experience. This role gives you an opportunity to solve interesting problems in the area of e-commerce search.

Some of the things you will work on: 
1. Build ground-up systems for monetizing search pages.
2. Develop systems to optimize revenue alongside customer experience.
3. Create data backend to process billions of events per day.
4. Solve all for stability, robustness, and architecture for handling scale.
5. Manage applications aimed to serve data at high throughput and low latency.

Required Skills: 
1. Excellent Academic Background (MS/B.Tech in CS/EE/Maths from a top tier university) 
2. 2+ years of programming experience.
3. Prior experience in search/data engineering/machine learning/distributed systems scaling is a plus but not essential.

Skills Required:
Java/Python, hive/spark

Software Development Engineer
Mid-Senior-level Technology | Information Technology | Information Full-time Information Technology | Engineering | Other Senior Software Engineer | Software Engineer
Flipkart is Indias largest e-commerce marketplace with a registered customer base of over 100 million. In the 10 years since it started, Flipkart has come to offer over 80 million products across 80+ categories including Smartphones, Books, Media, Consumer Electronics, Furniture, Fashion and Lifestyle. Launched in October 2007, Flipkart is known for its path-breaking services like Cash on Delivery, No Cost EMI and a 10-day replacement policy. Flipkart was the pioneer in offering services like In-a-Day Guarantee and Same-Day-Guarantee at scale. With over 1,00,000 registered sellers, Flipkart has redefined the way brands and MSMEs do business online.
Launched in October 2007, Flipkart has over the years become the preferred online marketplace for leading Indian and International brands. Our acquisition of Jabong and Myntra has been a natural step in our journey to be Indias largest fashion platform. We are the only online player offering services such as In-a-Day Guarantee across 50 cities and Same-Day-Guarantee across 13 cities. Our annual subscription service - Flipkart First, is the first of its kind in the country.