JOB DESCRIPTIONWho we are:Grofers is leading the charge in transforming India’s vast, unorganised grocery landscape through cutting-edge technology and innovation. We believe every Indian deserves the opportunity to continually improve their life a process that often begins at home. As part of our mission of helping consumers make healthier, better choices when buying everyday products, we make a wide range of high-quality grocery and household products accessible, affordable, and available right at their doorsteps.
Built on a proprietary technology stack, the Grofers platform serves as a convergence of consumers looking for everyday essentials, partner stores who serve their needs efficiently, and manufacturers looking for a channel to reach a nation of consumers. While our technology caters to the burgeoning population of urban India, it is ready and poised to serve the next 100+ million Indians who are yet to start shopping online.
We believe the ecosystem we power can transform the lives of a billion Indians significantly over the coming decade. They will have access to everyday essentials like groceries at the best value, be able to discover products that improve their health and wellbeing, and spend more meaningful time with their families with the assurance that their essential needs are being looked after by us. On the other side of this virtuous cycle are the millions of local businesses catering to a nation’s needs, helping create more opportunities for employment, growth, and above all, a better life.
It’s a $600 Billion challenge to solve, which is why we are looking at hiring smart, articulate and ambitious individuals to be a part of the team building the future at Grofers. If this seems exciting to you, join us! Read more about us
Why you will love working here:Customer love: We always put the interests of customers ahead of our own. We work hard to earn and keep their trust, and to bring them delight
Bias for action: We dream big, take risks, and have a strong bias for action. In difficult situations, we make sound decisions and take thoughtful action
Frugality: We are always looking for ways to do more with less – by creating the highest leverage possible with our time, as well as resources
Confidence: We are tenacious and optimistic, and do not take no for an answer. Our people are quietly confident and openly humble
Challenge status-quo: We are candid, authentic, and transparent. We speak our mind, make connections that others miss, and take smart risks
Learner’s mindset: We keep learning and evolving to be able to meet our audacious goal of empowering every Indian to lead a better life
About the Consumer Engineering team:Given we are a consumer-centric organization, our team’s prime focus is on – generating demand, creating a seamless shopping experience for the user, and finding opportunities to profitably deliver value to our customers. We build scalable systems that help us handle different amplitudes of demand during various sales and events. We have a modern tech stack and our teams work with an agile mindset – strongly aligned with business outcomes. With each team, you get the autonomy and the tools to work on product features and experiments, take them to our users in a short time, and use data to measure the outcomes of your code. Our primary Tech stack includes – Micro Services, Kubernetes, Python, Flask, Golang, Elastic Search, Java, Kotlin, React Native, and Typescript.
What you will do: Work on cutting edge technical systems and learn handling scale
Prioritise, plan, execute and evaluate. And after all is done, document your learnings.
Take full ownership of your feature – coordinate with QA & design team, handle CI/CD issues, perform data analytics as and when required
Evolve as a professional through a learning and challenging journey
EXPERTISE AND QUALIFICATIONSWhat you need: 1-3 years of overall work experience, and a minimum of 1 year of experience in React Native
Prior exposure in working on scalable mobile app – Android/ iOS/ React Native/ PWA
Development experience with another mobile technology Android, iOS, PWA is a plus
Capable of handling web service integration – RESTful, JSON, SOAP, XML
Focus and passion for Mobile UI & UX to make apps exciting for the user
Good debugging and optimization skills
Rapid prototyping skills for getting product feedback
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