Lalamove is an on-demand logistics company that matches users and drivers to provide same day delivery and courier services across Hong Kong, China and Southeast Asia.
Medium · Logistics
Medium · Logistics
Senior Software Engineer - Backend
Hong Kong
As a Senior Software Engineer, you'll primarily be developing and maintaining features for our API and internal tools. In this role, you will be the backbone to every product; optimizing new and existing algorithms that make our operations run smoothly. You will be design, implement, and launch scalable systems to build new products, features, and services as well as improve existing ones. As Lalamove continues its rapid expansion, our products must be able to support the growth coming from our users, drivers, and orders.

What We Seek:
    • Ability to learn quickly : you will have the ability to learn new technology and frameworks to support the company's growth
    • Detail-oriented : while detail usually relates to frontend, detail is equally important, if not more important on the backend. As our systems must be scalable, the ease of scaling and expanding is heavily determined by the backend
    • Ability to juggle many tasks: the ability to multitask and stay organized is a necessity at our company, all while making sure that new features and updates are rolled out in a timely manner 
    • Strong communicator: as a backend developer, it is of great importance to communicate frequently to everyone on the tech team to inform them of updates or changes.
What You'll Need:
    • At least 5 years of experience in software development using NodeJS and/or PHP
    • Business or engineering degree preferred 
    • Experience with Redis, MongoDB or other NoSQL solutions
    • Knowledge of web technologies including HTML, CSS, JavaScript (JQuery or AngularJS), WebSockets is an advantage
    • Experience working with MySQL 
    • Be flexible, grow, and learn quickly in a startup environment 
    •  Good team player, self-motivated and able to work independently