As a Junior Full Stack Software Engineer you will help design and develop new features in our C2C-classifieds market-leading app. It's a must to have a think-big mentality as our app has millions of monthly-active-users.
At OLX we have a clear ambition – to empower millions of people across the globe by helping them connect and share their goods and services. This inspiring purpose has helped us build one of the world’s leading Internet companies. This combination of business and purpose attracts a certain type of person. If you’ve got an entrepreneurial drive and think you can use that drive to contribute to our purpose, then we’d love to empower you to be successful. Want to know more?
- We believe in creating a richer world by empowering people
- Every day millions of people across the globe use OLX to buy and sell goods
- We serve over 240 million unique users every month
- We generate traffic of over 11 billion monthly page views in more than 40 countries
What responsibilities will you get when working with us?
- Integration of user-facing elements with server side logic
- Writing reusable, testable, and efficient code
- Design and implement low-latency, high-availability, and performant applications
- Be willing to learn from your team and share your knowledge
What will you need to be successful in this role?
- Computer Science/Engineering Degree or equivalent experience, at least 2 years working on software.
- Solid knowledge of object-oriented programming and fundamental design principles behind a scalable application.
- Integrate a team that will work with multiple delivery platforms, such as mobile vs. desktop, and optimizing output to match the specific platform.
- You understand the importance of unit / integration tests. Experience implementing automated testing platforms will be a plus
- Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git.
- Experience or familiarity with other programming languages is a plus. (ej NodeJS, React)
- Knowledge in PWA and Webpack is desirable.
- We’re a global team and English is a main tool to communicate, we do not seek for an advanced level necessarily but you’ll have to feel comfortable communicating both oral and written.
What can you expect from us and what do we offer?
- Contributing to the global Naspers Classifieds success
- International career and travel opportunities
- Work with an international team of top engineers learning from one another
- A budget for conference and education
- Competitive salary and great benefits
- High-end computer-gear
- Free coffee, snacks and drinks
Inspired and interested in the job? Apply!
Are you ready to live your dream and apply for this role? It only takes a few minutes to apply using our simple application template. Once you’ve submit it online, our talent scouts will try to get back to you within the next two weeks. But we have to admit, sometimes it takes a bit longer than that. If it does, please don’t worry we will respond to your application no matter what.
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