Careem is the leading technology platform of the Greater Middle East. A pioneer of the region’s ride-hailing economy, today Careem is the region's everyday SuperApp. Established in July 2012, Careem operates in more than 130 cities across 15 countries, has created more than one million job opportunities in the region and hosts over 30 million users. Careem’s engineering team is growing rapidly, and we are looking for talented engineers to help us in our mission to simplify and improve the lives of people and build a lasting institution that inspires.
About the role:
Our team is seeking highly motivated and talented software engineers who are passionate about creating stellar experiences and building amazing technology at a massive scale. As part of our team, you will build the backend systems that power the Careem engine, scale highly distributed systems, and continuously improve our engineering practices. You will be working with a diverse set of talented individuals across many geographies who share a passion for engineering excellence.
Key responsibilities include:
Write high quality, performant and reliable code while working on defined tasks/bugs independently.
Work independently to understand functional specifications and deliver complete features.
Participate in the on-call rotation and be willing to jump in and help resolve any incidents within the defined SLA.
Participate in team agile processes and practices, contribute to their continuous evolution.
Work closely with other engineers on the team to build highly scalable and robust backend services.
Collaborate effectively with other engineers, product owners, and designers to solve interesting and challenging problems across our platform.
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or other related technical field.
7+ years of professional experience in software development
Strong computer science fundamentals including data structures, algorithms, complexity analysis, object oriented design and distributed systems.
Experience designing and building complex software systems at scale.
Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment to deliver high-quality software
Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.
Master's Degree in Computer Science or other related technical field.
Java, Spring framework, Go
Web services and APIs, gRPC
Relational & NoSQL databases
Microservices, building scalable and reliable platforms
Cloud-centric application development and deployment