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Principal Software Engineer

Wynk
Gurgaon
6 - 9 years
Gurgaon
6 - 9 years
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Who are we?

With unrelenting focus on product innovation, a vibrant team and an exciting work culture - Wynk is a start-up within the telecom giant, Airtel. Wynk provides a digital platform to access on-the-go entertainment content across music, Live TV, Movies & TV Shows.
Launched in 2014, Wynk Music is today India’s No.1 music app with over 75 million app installs. With many industry-first innovations under its belt and strong industry partnerships in place, it is today leading the market with consistent growth in active users and engagement rates.
Airtel TV (formerly known as Wynk Movies) is a TV-on-mobile proposition from Airtel with over 300 Live Channels, 6000 movies and more than 100 original shows. It is currently on a hyper growth path with an active user base of more than 10 million.

What will you do?

Passionate about building, owning and operating massively scalable systems? Experienced in being in a team of highly competent software engineers impacting millions of lives around you? If so, here is an opportunity tailored for you.
As a senior principal backend engineer, you will be required to work on a variety of projects. You will interact with the entire engineering team to solve problems and build, extend, optimize and refactor the back-end architecture of our growing product. This will involve working on our existing codebase along with new projects. Wynk has a highly engineering-driven environment where your contribution will be felt immediately. All teams at Wynk are involved in every part of our development life cycle.
Out of many tools and technologies, we use Java, MongoDb, Cassandra, Redis, Twem, Netty
extensively for our back-end development.
- Development of backend of Wynk Music App and Airtel TV App
- End to end delivery new features.
- Evolving the architecture for performance and scalability.
- Design, develop and own components of a highly scalable, distributed web services platform.
- Constantly strive to improve software development process and team productivity.
- Mentor and train team members
- Lead module development independently

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent Java skills, Understanding of Spring framework & MVC approach
  • Strong knowledge of Performance optimization and caching techniques.
  • Strong Object Oriented Programming concepts, data structure and algorithms
  • Experience in developing scalable, fault-tolerant, distributed backend services
  • Experience with prevalent design patterns and advanced system designing
  • Good experiences with databases and Schema design. We heavily use NoSQL databases
  • Strong Problem Solving skills

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Eagerness to learn and implement new technologies

Life@Wynk

  • Put your mind at ease with our health and welfare benefits, industry-competitive salary, and more.
  • We make sure you stay connected with our awesome benefits like Mobile handset reimbursement, free phone and DTH connection etc.
  • Enjoy life at work with regular Wynkoncerts, Tech talks by renowned leaders, parties and so on.
  • Stay relaxed with facilities like free food, gym, concierge right inside the office premises.
  • Keep enhancing your skills through our partnerships with leading online course providers like Coursera, and also our Educational Assistance Program.
  • Stay recharged and refreshed with our Sabbatical Policy, which allows you to take some time off work and explore your passion.
  • Maintain a good work life balance with Wynk’s flexi-hours policy.
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Ankit Srivastava and other hiring team at Wynk in Gurgaon

Ankit Srivastava

Has worked on REST, unix, Web Services and 11+ years of experience

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