About PhonePe

PhonePe is India’s leading digital payments platform with over 400 million+ registered users. Using PhonePe, users can send and receive money, recharge mobile, DTH, data cards, pay at stores, make utility payments, buy gold, and make investments. PhonePe went live for customers in August 2016 and was the first non-banking UPI app and offered money transfer to individuals and merchants, recharges and bill payments to begin with. In 2017, PhonePe forayed into financial services with the launch of digital gold, providing users with a safe and convenient option to buy 24-karat gold securely on its platform. PhonePe has since launched Mutual Funds and Insurance products like tax-saving funds, liquid funds, international travel insurance, Corona Care, a dedicated insurance product for the COVID-19 pandemic among others.

PhonePe launched its Switch platform in 2018, and today its customers can place orders on over 300 apps including Ola, Myntra, IRCTC, Goibibo, RedBus, Oyo etc. directly from within the PhonePe mobile app. PhonePe is accepted at over 18 million merchant outlets across 500 cities nationally.


At PhonePe, we take extra care to make sure you give your best at work, Everyday! And creating the right  environment for you is just one of the things we do. We empower people and trust them to do the right  thing. Here, you own your work from start to finish, right from day one. Being enthusiastic about tech is a  big part of being at PhonePe. If you like building technology that impacts millions, ideating with some of  the best minds in the country and executing on your dreams with purpose and speed, join us!

We are looking for engineers who are passionate about reliability, performance, and efficiency, and with experience in building tools, services, and automation to manage and improve production services.


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Work on Systems internals/security, Linux, Network, and Monitoring
  • Work to improve the reliability and performance of the next generation of distributed systems and containerized deployments
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot complex distributed systems handling millions of queries per second
  • Knowledge of Linux cloud services using kvm/qemu/lvm.
  • In-depth knowledge in Perl/GoLang/Python to automate tasks with minimal intervention.
  • Day-to-day work is heavily command-line driven, which requires a strong understanding of Linux. 
  • Troubleshoot issues across the entire stack - hardware, software, application, and network
  • Knowledge in Database technologies, specifically in MySQL/NoSQL is good to have.
  • Participate in 24x7 on-call rotations.
  • Design build and maintain core infrastructure that enables Phonepe scaling to support hundreds of thousands of concurrent users
  • Actively take part in the Analysis and System improvement plan.
  • Drive performance testing, capacity planning and high availability practices. 
  • Own implementations of new technologies while ensuring proper testing and documentation.
  • Proactively monitor/identify/solve issues which could have a potential impact to our Infrastructure. 
  • Natural team player and also have a resourceful attitude.
  • Buddy new team members, and get them production ready.

PhonePe Full Time Employee Benefits (Not applicable for Intern or Contract Roles)

  • Insurance Benefits - Medical Insurance, Critical Illness Insurance, Accidental Insurance, Life Insurance
  • Wellness Program - Employee Assistance Program, Onsite Medical Center, Emergency Support System
  • Parental Support - Maternity Benefit, Paternity Benefit Program, Adoption Assistance Program, Day-care Support Program
  • Mobility Benefits - Relocation benefits, Transfer Support Policy, Travel Policy
  • Retirement Benefits - Employee PF Contribution, Flexible PF Contribution, Gratuity, NPS, Leave Encashment 
  • Other Benefits - Higher Education Assistance, Car Lease, Mobile & Broadband Reimbursements, Salary Advance Policy

Working at PhonePe is a rewarding experience! Great people, a work environment that thrives on creativity, the opportunity to take on roles beyond a defined job description are just some of the reasons you should work with us. Read more about PhonePe on our blog.

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