Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Role: Backend Developer

Mode: Full-time role

About Respond.io

Founded in Hong Kong in early 2017, Respond.io is a Messaging CRM that provides businesses with the tools needed to chat with customers across several messaging apps.

Role Description

At Respond.io, Backend Developer are pivotal to our company’s success. We are seeking a detailed-oriented individual that is ready to be part of our integrations backend team, in charge of adding and maintaining API integrations to our partner’s applications (WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, Line, etc.). Your role will focus on code development, automation, and testing to deliver quality, stable and secure integrations.

Responsibilities

  • Participate in the entire application lifecycle, focusing on coding and debugging
  • Write clean code to develop functional web application on top of keeping updated with new trends and best practices that can be reusable for future use.
  • Troubleshoot and debug application to deliver a complete and zero known-bug features on time
  • Solving complex performance problems and architectural challenges;
  • Developing and maintaining integrations to partners APIs and regularly adding more features;
  • Collaborate with the frontend team, product team and quality assurance team when new features are made available or one is being deprecated;
  • Coordinating with co-developers as well as keeping Chief Technology Officer and Team Leader well informed of the status of development effort;

Qualifications

  • University degree holder in Computer Science/ Software Engineering or equivalent;
  • At least 2 years' experience in NodeJS development or other related Javascript framework;
  • 3+ years relevant software experience;
  • Track record of software testing and/or development projects;
  • Firm grasp of MySQL;
  • Great at designing patterns and algorithms;
  • Good understanding of Application Level Networking and component integration;
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently and able to work under pressure;
  • Strong analytical and technical troubleshooting skills to isolate problem/defect areas;
  • Good communication skills in English with an ability to clearly explain complex ideas verbally and in writing;
  • Nimble and agile team player with the ability to thrive in a fast-paced startup environment.

Here's what's in for you

  • You will become part of an amazing culture with smart teammates who actually care
  • You will grow more here than you would anywhere else, that is a promise
  • Pizza parties, birthday cakes, social events (Laser tag, go-cart, paintball), you'll always be looking forward to it!
  • Are you a PlayStation fan? It gets fun when you get to beat your colleague on a FIFA game at the office!
  • You'll get to experience a very competitive compensation
  • You'll be covered exclusively on one of the highest medical and dental insurance especially for you
  • Unlimited snacks in our specially dedicated snack room. Oreos, KitKats, Gummy Bears, Chips, Biscuits, Nuts, Snickers ... you name it, we have it.
  • You'll be entitled to stock options with terms and condition
  • Flexible working environment and working hours
  • Beer O'Clock on Fridays? Naah, we have it every day!