Senior Software Engineer

TourHero is a social travel platform where anyone can find like-minded people through unforgettable journeys. We're building a platform to help plan unique epic adventures that enables travelers to meet new people during their trips.

TourHero is founded by experienced entrepreneurs led by Tushar, formerly co-founder at Voyagin, one of Asia's leading single day tours and activities companies which was acquired by Japan's largest e-commerce company Rakuten, Jann (former CMO/Head of Product at Voyagin), and Viren (former CEO and Co-founder of PlusMargin).

We are an early stage and venture backed start-up. We will be launching in the next few months and we are building a strong team to execute this grand vision. We’re looking for someone different - someone with an entrepreneurial heart. We’re looking for someone who’ll be willing to get their hands dirty in touching every part of the business and pushing the boundaries. Are you that person? If so, this is the perfect match for you!

As the Senior Software Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Design, architect, and develop stable, resilient, maintainable, and high quality software.
  • Support timely delivery of technical solutions to address business needs
  • Advocate and advance modern, agile engineering practices
  • Add impactful features and internal tooling based on requirements for customers, admins, tour operators, and partners.
  • Work closely and communicate well with leaders and members of the team: engineering, design, product design, business development, and content creators
  • Coaching and mentoring junior engineers

Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience with Ruby on Rails (front/backend)
  • Minimum 2 years of experience with a front-end framework like Vue.js, Ember.js, or React.

Nice to have:

  • Experience speaking at conferences
  • Regularly contributing to open source software
  • Infrastructure-related management and orchestration with tools such as Terraform, Kubernetes, Docker, Ansible, Puppet, etc.
  • Understanding and experience with Cloud Platforms such as AWS, GCP, Azure, etc.

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