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Backend Engineer - DevOps at 99.co
Singapore

99.co is looking for a Backend Engineer with a focus in Site Reliability to join our diverse team of people who are passionate about taking the real estate industry properly into the age of technology through innovation and a desire to solve its multitude of challenges.

This will involve a healthy mix of system and software engineering skills to ensure 99.co is performant and available as it scales to the greater region of South Asia and beyond.

What you'll do:

  • Maintain and improve the infrastructure that keeps 99.co running beautifully
  • Build and optimise internal tools to improve team productivity
  • Help build internal tools to be used by various part of the business
  • Help set up and maintain the logging and monitoring system.
  • Build automation to help with the engineerings operation tasks.

What you are/have/will be:

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or a related technical discipline preferred but not required. Equivalent practical experience is a reasonable substitute
  • Self-motivated and a deep sense of ownership
  • 'uptime'. Now that's something that makes you smile
  • You can't stand sloppy APIs, and you know when you should return 401 vs 403 vs 418
  • You agree that code is for humans to read and only incidentally for computers to execute
  • You have no problem setting up and configuring a Linux/UNIX server from scratch
  • Proficient in Python is good to have.
  • Experience in the Linux environment and a good understanding of its fundamentals and internals: filesystems and modern memory management, threads and processes, the user/kernel-space divide, etc.
  • Extremely comfortable in the command line.
  • A good understanding of large-scale distributed systems in practice, including multi-tier architectures, application security, monitoring and storage systems
  • Working knowledge of the TCP/IP stack, internet routing and load balancing.
  • :() { : | : }; : makes you giggle
  • You RTFM and will paste an html peace character somewhere in your application.

What is it like working at 99.co?
99.co is the #1 online property transaction platform in Southeast Asia and is funded by East Ventures, Sequoia, Eduardo Saverin and other top tier investors. Co-founder and CEO Darius is a serial entrepreneur who previously founded and sold tenCube to McAfee and is angel investor in over 20 companies.

At 99.co, we dream deep. We believe in taking the red pill and working on things that have a sustainable and deep impact. We work to change real world industries rather than sit in ivory towers of software. We work hard as a team because in the end, that’s the best part of the journey. Being part of something bigger than yourself, learning about yourself and learning how to trust someone else completely.

By joining us, you’ll be working with a world-class team who are passionate about what they do - and we expect no less from you. You should have an insatiable appetite for learning new things and improving existing ones. If you’re the right one for us, you pay attention to details and take great pride in your work.

We are expanding!
In our bid to create an awesome and growing team that continues to disrupt the space of real estate with technology, we are always looking for thinkers and doers driven not by what would be easy, but by what would be amazing to be a part of our journey. In such a fast moving organization, you’ll find opportunities rather than boundaries in every single role.

Learn more about us and other career opportunities at go.99.co/careers.

We apologise in advance - we may only be able to get back to shortlisted candidates; but we really, really appreciate every application, we think that is the greatest flattery we could ask for. Thank you!