Lead Software Engineer - Data

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India | Data Team | Full-time | Partially remote


MoEngage is an intelligent customer engagement platform, built for customer-obsessed marketers and product owners. We enable hyper-personalization at scale across multiple channels like mobile push, email, in-app, web push, on-site messages, and SMS. With AI-powered automation and optimization, brands can analyze audience behavior and engage consumers with personalized communication at every touchpoint across their lifecycle.

Fortune 500 brands and Enterprises across 35 countries such as Deutsche Telekom, Samsung, Ally Financial, Vodafone, and McAfee along with internet-first brands such as Flipkart, Ola, OYO, and Bigbasket use MoEngage to orchestrate their cross-channel campaigns and engage efficiently with their customers sending 50 billion messages to 500 million consumers every month!

Our vision is to build the world’s most trusted customer engagement platform for the mobile-first world.

We promise to care about your customers as much as you do. And that justifies our top ratings for service and support in Gartner Magic Quadrant, Gartner Peer Insights, and G2 Summer Reports. We have also been recognized as one of the 25 Highest Rated Private Cloud Computing Companies To Work For in a list released by Battery Ventures, a global investment firm based on the employee feedback on Glassdoor where employees reported the highest levels of satisfaction at work during the first six months of the pandemic.

As part of the Engineering team at MoEngage, here are some things you can expect:

  • Take ownership and be responsible for what you build - no micromanagement

  • Work with A players (some of the best talents in the country), and expedite your learning curve and career growth

  • Make in India and build for the world at the scale of 400M+ active users, which no other internet company in the country has seen

  • Learn together from different teams on how they scale to millions of users and billions of messages. 

  • Explore the latest in topics like Data Pipeline, MongoDB, ElasticSearch, Kafka, Spark, Samza and share with the team and more importantly, have fun while you work on scaling MoEngage.

About Data team, 

Data Team at MoEngage operates highly-available RESTful web-services to ingest millions of events per minute rolling up to billions of events. We build and maintain highly scalable and reliable data pipelines to process user traits generated by millions of users every day from all over the world. These requests generate close to 2 billion MongoDB interactions per day with a peak of 5 million per minute.

As a member of the Data team, you will be working with cutting-edge data engineering and distributed computing problems, work on improving throughput, reducing latency and maintaining uptime of data pipeline and web services, work on writing test-driven code for processing TBs of data in a multi-region distributed systems.

Here are some of the challenging projects we are working on as part of Data team. 

  • Scaling the current data pipeline to handle 5X of the present scale within the next one year.

  • Moving from batch-oriented processing to near-real-time processing engine.

  • Building performance monitoring systems for databases, web services and processing engine.

Skill Requirements

  • 5-7 years of proven experience in developing scalable REST/gRPC services or streaming pipelines

  • Expert in Java/Scala programming languages and frameworks.

  • Hands on experience with data modelling, database design and performance

  • Hands on experience with web frameworks such as Vert.X, SpringBoot, Quarkus is a plus

  • Hands on experience with data processing technologies such as Kafka, Flink, Spark is a plus

  • Hands on experience with containerization, docker, kubernetes is a plus

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Thinking big and executing with great focus with a milestone-based approach rather than Big bang.

  • Designing and Coding by keeping scale, high availability, and cost-efficient in mind.

  • Mentoring and reviewing the code of fellow colleagues.

  • Leading a micro team within the team and adopting good tech processes and tools.

  • Owning problem statements and solutions built to solve it.

  • Open to work on the polyglot tech stack

What you get:

  • People first culture

  • Great teams to work with

  • Competitive pay

  • Learnings useful throughout life

At MoEngage, we are passionate about our team and technology - see below to know more about us and technology.

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We handle more than a billion messages everyday. Rest assured, you will be surrounded by really smart and passionate people as we scale much more to build a world class technology team.