Full Job Description
What we want to accomplish and why we need you?
Having reached over 500 million devices, and processing over 7 billion conversations till date, Haptik is one of the world's largest Conversational Commerce companies. We have built a robust set of technology tools that can enable any kind of conversational application, and are at the forefront of the paradigm shift of interaction from clicks to conversations. With a 400+ member strong team that includes some of the best minds in the industry, we’re truly poised to lead the Conversational Commerce revolution.
In 2019, we announced a major strategic partnership with Jio and are now a part of $65 billion internet conglomerate Reliance Jio Platforms.
To know more about the Life-at-Haptik, do check out this ~3.5 minutes video : Life at Haptik
What are Haptik's Core Company Values:
Ownership: You ensure things get done, get done on time, and get done correctly.
Perseverance: You are resilient against setbacks, sticking with things until you succeed.
Agility: You are able to adapt to change without losing momentum and vision.
Impact: You deliver the highest-quality work and nothing short of excellence gives you work fulfilment.
Integrity: You are trustworthy and always do the right thing, no matter how easy or hard.
Haptik’s Hybrid Work Model:
Haptik plans to operate in a hybrid work-model where our employees will have the flexibility to Work-from-Home (WFH) for up to 3 out of 5 working days every week. We currently have offices in Mumbai, Bangalore and Delhi. In March 2023, we will be opening one in Pune as well.
You’re encouraged to apply only if you’re either based in one of these 4 cities (Mumbai, Bangalore, Delhi, Pune) or are open to relocating to one within 3 months of joining us.
What does a typical day look like for a Software Engineer L2- Frontend?
As a front-end tech lead you will be responsible for building the Haptik platform which is used by people across the globe. You will be working closely with the product, design and platform team on a day to day basis and be responsible for the look and feel of the product. While you know how to work hard, you also know how to have fun at work and make friends with your colleagues.
What responsibilities will you be trusted with for the Software Engineer L2- Frontend Role:
Have a keen eye for detail and passionate about UI and UX
Have a solid understanding of front-end technologies
Build, maintain and gate-keep the platform tools
Work closely with the PM and designers to deliver high quality features
Work closely with the backend engineers to understand the Haptik system and build for scale
High level estimating and scoping/breaking down of tasks
Document features to make them easily understandable to clients
Participate in code reviews, automated and functional testing, and other aspects of our quality assurance process
Use and promote standard good coding practices
Fully participate in a scrum-based, agile development team
Maintain up-to-date knowledge of technology standards, industry trends, emerging technologies, and software development best practices
Work experience around optimizing build artifacts and performance monitoring
Following security standards when using cookies/others to store user information etc.
What skills,expertise and experience are we looking for?
3+ years of experience working on React.js
Prior experience of leading/mentoring a team is a plus
Knowledge of flux and redux
CSS, animations and UI/UX principles.
Knowledge of backend technologies is a plus
Good attention to detail, pixel perfect designs
Bachelor's Degree in computer science or equivalent
Good Communication skills
Hustler with the passion for writing good code
Must have experience in working in an agile environment, exposure to tools like Jira would be an added benefit
Working hard for things that we don't care about is stress, but working hard for something we love is called passion! At Haptik we passionately solve problems in order to be able to move faster and each Haptikan imbibes our key values of honesty, ownership, perseverance, communication, impact, curiosity, courage, agility and selflessness.