Software Developer - Backend (f/m/d)

Job description

Company Overview:

Plantix is India’s leading digital ecosystem connecting farmers, local retailers and agri-input producers. It is the world’s most downloaded app for farmers - combining artificial intelligence and the expertise of leading research institutions around the globe. Millions of customers use the Plantix Crop Doctor to diagnose crop problems, get recommendations about treatments and the best suited products at their local store. For the first time in their farming life, many are now able to obtain an accurate diagnosis and the right treatment. On top of this, we provide detailed advice on how to avoid crop loss and to minimize pesticide and fertilizer use. With Plantix, we are able to make a meaningful impact in farmers’ lives.

We have also built the country’s largest digital B2B platform, the Plantix Partner App for for agri-inputs - connecting tens of thousand local retailers. The company has over 1000 products listed in the product catalogue, offers transparent pricing, easy payment and business management.


Would you love to join our team of over 250 people? We are looking for an experienced Software Developer- Backend to join our IT team .


Job Role : 


At Plantix, we solve interesting and challenging problems. You will be a part of backend developers team for the Plantix Partner, that helps small agricultural shops to order products digitally. 

As software Developer - Backend, you work with a team to convert the business features into lightning fast REST APIs following the best practices of code architecture and design system. 

You will participate in design sessions, writing and reviewing design docs, code reviews and mentoring other engineers. Our tech stack currently includes (but not limited to) NodeJS, AWS Lambdas, MySql and DynamoDB and AWS Services. We believe strong engineers are able to choose and learn technologies quickly.


Job requirements

Must have:

  • 2-4 years of experience as a software developer (backend)

  • Excellent communication skills in written and oral English

  • Expert in Javascript, NodeJS and related libraries.

  • Expertise in design and development of well structured tables and optimized stored procedures for MySql.

  • Experience with Github to manage repos, branches and pipelines using github actions.

  • Experience in designing Rest APIs for multiple clients.

  • Advanced analytical thinking, experienced with making product architectural decisions.

  • Experienced in planning, estimation, code reviews, and effective client interaction skills.

  • Understand architectural design needed to build from MVP to a mature mobile product.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features to create a great experience for our customers.

Nice to have:

  • Experience in writing tests using Mocha and chai.

  • Experience on AWS infrastructure setup.

  • Experience with third party integrations.

  • Experience on Azure DevOps or AWS CI/CD Pipeline and management.

  • Experience on AWS services including:
    • API Gateway setup

    • Serverless

    • AWS Organizations

    • AWS lambdas (Node JS)

What we offer:

  • The opportunity to get hands-on experience building a revolutionary and meaningful product, while having big influence on the direction we take in Engineering and lots of autonomy to do the right thing - and do it well

  • Being part of an engineering team where knowledge sharing, mentorship, mastery and professional growth are as important as shipping code

  • Working for a growing, VC-backed, mission-driven company that cares about its employees, a great work climate and of course pain reliefs for small farmers

  • Modern and well-equipped office in the center of Indore with a creative and inspiring environment

  • 5 days a week

  • Remote work

  • Superfast machine to work (+gaming)

  • Company-sponsored health & accidental insurance coverage

  • Success & Festive Celebrations and much more..!!

    If this sounds super interesting, apply here!