Backend Developer - Mumbai - Knack
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About the company
Knack is a mobile SAAS application which provides a fast, efficient and simple solution to help self-employed professionals conduct their business through a smart phone or tablet device. The platform is an ERP tool that enables service professionals to manage their operations via various features such as scheduling appointments, accepting payments, tracking earnings, raising invoices and receipts, engaging, communicating and sharing content directly with clients and marketing automation. Knack's aim is to mobilise small businesses and empower them to run a fully integrated digital solution anytime, anywhere. Launched in Dec 2016, the platform is currently live on Android.
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About the role
1. Design and build advanced web backend software + business logic on Linux platform.
2. Engage with CTO and cross-functional teams to define, design, and implement new modules
3. Work with outside data sources and APIs.
4. Unit test the code for robustness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability
5. Work on bug fixing and improving application performance.
6. Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency
7. Take independent ownership of different modules and follow agile processes for developing, testing and deployment
- 1-5 years of prior experience as PHP developer.
- Extensive knowledge of Standard PHP Library and frameworks like Laravel or CakePHP
- Good analytical skills.
- Well versed with data structures, algorithms.
- Good knowledge of SQL, as well as mySQL or similar relational database.
- Good knowledge of Linux environment and commands.
Knowledge of CI tools like Jenkins, Docker, AWS Elastic beanstalk and AWS Lambda, Test Driven Development, NoSQL database, Git will be a bonus!
Leadership team profiles
Pooja Sheth : Co founder, Head of Product & Operations
Pooja has over 4 years of work experience largely in the investment banking space in London where she worked within Equities Research at Barclays. She has prior work experience in equities at Markit, London and also worked in the Product & Strategy team at Bombay Stock Exchange, Mumbai. Pooja achieved an MSc in Finance from Imperial College Business School, London. She graduated with a BSc in Management Sciences from the London School of Economics.
Arjun Madhavan : Co founder, Head of Finance & Business strategy
Arjun has over 6 years of work experience and handles strategy & business development at Assemblage Entertainment. He has previously worked in the Commercial and Business Development team at Genel Energy, London under the tutelage of former BP CEO Tony Hayward, former Goldman Sachs CEO Julian Metherell and British business baron Nat Rothschild. He has spent several years in the investment banking space at Deutsche Bank, London and Goldman Sachs, Mumbai advising clients across capital markets, mergers and acquisitions and strategic advisory. Arjun graduated with a BSc in Business, Mathematics and Statistics from the London School of Economics.
Vinod Sankar : Head of Technology
A technology veteran with over 25 years of experience across several technologies, having worked in the Valley as well at giants such as HP. Vinod has been a serial entrepreneur with over 15 years of entrepreneurial experience having co-founded a high capacity IP telephony platform - NetYantra which was successfully sold to a US company, making an exit of $22m in 2006, to its founding team. He also led the product & technology team for Voiamo Ltd, UK to build a multi-country mobile roaming platform patented in the US, and has two patents to his credit. Most recently, he was involved in the design and manufacturing of IoT related electronic and software products. With a strong fundamental understanding of hardware, operating systems, software and networking technologies and their mutual interaction, Vinod brings the expertise to build a largely distributed, scalable and a high-availability product. A mechanical engineer from the University of Calicut, with a post graduate in software technology from the National Centre for Software Technology, Vinod is now settled in Mumbai.
Job Type: Full-time
- entrepreneurial: 1 year