Application Engineer
Contentstack
Mumbai, Maharashtra
Contentstack is looking for a stellar Application Engineer to join our team full time!

Who We Are

Honored with the prestigious “Cool Vendor” award by Gartner and named the most innovative company in its category by Aragon Research, Contentstack has set sights on enabling the future of digital content management. We are taking on traditional CMS vendors to become the preferred platform for enterprises creating next-generation digital experiences. Having secured its first-ever round of funding, Contentstack is now looking for high performers who can accelerate its growth from fast to lightspeed. Contentstack is led by the same Dream Team that built the award-winning Built.io platform and brand which was recently acquired by digital transformation powerhouse Software AG.

Responsibilities
Design and implement low-latency, high-availability and performant applications
Write reusable, testable, and efficient code
Manage user authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments
Manage and oversee project requirements and propose performant solutions
Create database schemas that represent and support business processes
Apply and adhere to changing product scope and adapt product quickly utilizing best practices
Implement automated testing platforms and unit tests (Mocha, Karma)
Have the drive to learn and grow with the company and a desire to meet company vision and goals
Qualifications
Strong knowledge of NodeJS and best practices to implement highly scalable applications
Hands on experience with frameworks like ExpressJS, StrongLoop, Koa, etc.
Working experience on Test Driven Development (TDD) environment
Understanding of the nature of asynchronous programming and its quirks and workarounds
Understanding of accessibility and security compliance
Basic understanding of client-side Javascript
Strong proficiency with Javascript
Good understanding of server-side templating languages (such as Jade, EJS, etc.)
Strong knowledge of Logical/Data structures
Understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application
Understanding of the differences between multiple delivery platforms, such as mobile vs desktop, and optimizing output to match the specific platform
Knowledge of build tools like Webpack, Gulp, etc.
Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
Nice to have: Typescript, elasticsearch, graphql, server side deployment using any cloud AWS, GCP, and understanding of CI/CD
What We Offer
Benefits: Mediclaim coverage for the employee and his/her immediate family. Group Accidental Policy covering permanent disability, total disability and death
Interesting Work: This is NOT your boring, routine, cushy, rest-and-vest big company job. This is the “challenge yourself” kind of job where you learn something new everyday and never stop growing
Competitive Compensation: We reward your hard work and high performance. #sweathardretireyoung
Bragging Rights: We work with the most prestigious brands, from big name retailers, to airlines, to professional sports teams. Your contribution will make an impact with many of the most recognizable names in almost every industry. From the Miami HEAT to Dreamforce to Vegas (!) – our team gets backstage access that will make your friends FEEL the FOMO
Entertainment: With spontaneous office happy hours to organized team outings (Karaoke! Escape room! Wine tasting), we don’t think you’ll ever be bored
Nice People: We have a “no a**hole policy”. We only hire nice people who treat each other with respect. We are ONE team and act as such. Everyone here has a memorable story about how a colleague (or the company) went above and beyond to support them in a time of need. As a result, people genuinely like each other and we have folks that work remotely and fly in (or drive several hours) just to hang out with their colleagues / friends
Seat at the Table: We do not believe in artificial hierarchies. If you’re part of the team, you get a seat at the table. This includes unfiltered access to our C-Suite and regular updates about the business and its performance. Which, btw, is through the roof, so it’s a great time to be joining