Executive / Officer - Industrial Engineering (Word Study)
Jafferjee Brothers Exports (Pvt) Ltd
We're tovala, a food-tech company completely reinventing home cooking to save consumers timeThrough an innovative combination of hardware, software, and food, we give our customers a way to enjoy really good, good-for-you meals without sacrificing time to do whatever matters to themWe've amassed a loyal, rapidly growing following in just three years, radically changing the day-to-day lives of people across the country and successfully creating a new model for the food industryWe're looking for great people to join our team of hard-working, food-loving nerds.
About the role.
As a backend software engineer at tovala, you will architect, build, and help scale our backend software systems that form the backbone of our consumer and internal software productsWe pride ourselves on being a small and lean engineering team allowing each individual to make decisions and take ownership over their workYou’ll be part of this close-knit team as we continue building mission critical software systems and tools that enable tovala to scale.
How you’ll spend your time at tovala
Writing code in several backend services including our customer api, meal ordering system, culinary r&d tools, and more
Identifying pinch points in our apis and databases - we’re growing fast and our services need to grow along with our customer base
Improving our service deployment pipeline in aws
Scoping projects directly with non-technical stakeholders like culinary r&d, finance, and customer support
Being comfortable wearing many hats - we have a small engineering team and we all shift responsibilities as projects come and go
You have a 4 year degree in computer science or engineering
You have 3-5 years of backend engineering experience
You know golang or are excited to learn it
You have strong opinions on testing methodologies & software engineering principles
You can balance working at a scrappy startup while also following good software engineering principles
You have several years of experience building and leading deployment of production software critical to specific aspects of a business
You are not a robotWe have a lot of fun on the engineering team and we want you to join the fun!
You have cool side projects or a history of owning projects at other businesses
You are experienced with sql
You are experienced with aws architecture and/or container deployment
Bonus: you can do some html/css/js - sometimes it’s helpful to throw up a tiny, functional ui for a new endpoint or tool that you are building
Bonus: you have cloud infrastructure experience and can help our services grow to support 10x what they are serving today