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Full Stack Engineer

This job was posted on Sep 29
Wego Pte Ltd
Working from remote
Contracting

Wego.com is the Asia Pacific and Middle East’s leading travel metasearch engine, operating in over 50 markets worldwide and used by millions of travellers to save time, pay less and travel more. The company provides powerful yet simple to use tools that help travellers research trips, compare prices and book travel online, either direct with a hotel or airline or via an online travel agent or aggregator site. Wego was founded in 2005 and shareholders include Tiger Global Management and the Crescent Point Group.

Responsibilities:

You’ll be expected to build scalable and reliable public-facing applications and back-end services. If you like working deep in the stack, you could help us with scaling and architecture for performance and availability. If you enjoy user streamlining, you will also have a role to play building modern, high performance web applications.

Requirements:

  • Able to work at all levels of the technical stack, from back-end coding to front-end styling.
  • Proficiency in creating applications in at least one server-side framework: Ruby on Rails (preferred), Node.js, Python, Scala. PHP frameworks are not applicable.
  • Experience building distributed systems.
  • Experience with JVM languages such as Java and Scala, while not required, is an advantage.
  • JavaScript. If you’ve used JavaScript with Node.js, also an advantage.
  • Solid understanding of the full web technology stack (e.g. HTTP, cookies, headers, asset loading, caching).
  • Solid understanding of evented and asynchronous servers and services.
  • You use Linux command-line tools and source control (we love Git).

Please include your GitHub profile and any apps/personal projects you’ve worked on in your application. If this is something you don’t possess, please tell us why.

Apply for this position

Please apply through http://www.wego.com/jobs, or email me directly at wayne@wego.com