Backstreet Academy is an award-winning technology social enterprise building a peer-to-peer impact travel platform. Our mission is to alleviate poverty through impact travel. (www.backstreetacademy.com) Our unique differentiating factor is our ability to connect the unconnected at the Bottom of the Pyramid via our local call/SMS technology allowing people to host unique experiences with tourists even if they can’t speak english…
We are looking for an outstanding Lead Software Engineer to be responsible for the coding, design, performance, scaling and reliability of our flagship application with a strong focus on being able to seamlessly execute and manage frontend and backend requirements as necessary. You should have considerable experience building robust high performing platforms and systems. You must also be comfortable working closely together with not just the tech team but with cross departmental teams where you will work alongside the company management, digital marketers, data scientists in solving and executing company wide goals. Speed and agility are core to the success of a start-up that is poised for growth over the coming years and thus you will be responsible for maintaining an agile development strategy and environment within the team, lead them and positioning yourself for future leadership roles as the team grows in size over the upcoming months and years.
We work in a fast-paced environment buzzing with exceptional talent and endless creativity. We’re trying to create a truly magical experience for our users and we’re looking for some curious, innovative and open minds to grow with us. If a spirited, fair and transparent work space is what you’re looking for, here’s your opportunity to be part of the Backstreet crew, and contribute in building an exciting future for Nepal.
How to apply: Please send your Resume and link to portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org. Feel free to submit anything else that you think would help your application to the same email.