Posted Jul 25, 2017
Singapore

ZALORA is South East Asia's leading online fashion destination! We've been keeping people stylish in the region for over five years and we're growing, serving millions of customers in a part of the world with challenging network characteristics.

ZALORA is a polyglot organization, but the backbone of all user traffic, the mobile API, is written in Go. As a member of the mobile team, you will shape the direction of app development by providing mobile engineers with a stable and performant API. You will be building high performance, scalable and testable components for our mobile platform.

The API is written in Go and is the bedrock of communication between the apps and the rest of the ZALORA ecosystem. After two and a half years in production, we have a lot of learnings working with Go and are ready to take the API to the next level. The role is based in our Singapore office.

Requirements

1. You should be proficient in:

  • Golang
  • Testing and writing testable code.

2. You should have the following qualifications:

  • B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or related field.
  • 3+ years of software development experience.
  • 2+ years of back-end development experience, bonus for REST APIs.

Why ZALORA?

  1. Big company, big challenges: ZALORA is a big e-commerce company in fashion. Our Tech Hub is in Singapore and Vietnam to serve millions users in Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Indonesia, Philippines. So there are a lot of modules need to be built and lot of interesting challenges need to deal with. You can learn a lot by solving those challenges.
  2. Young and talented team members: We are proud to have a very smart and active team with great humor what makes our culture become interesting and open. Furthermore, there are always place for them to share their ideas and knowledge within the team.
  3. Work on what you really interested in: There are a lot of components, written in many languages, you can easily choose whatever you like to work with. Long term career path for anyone who wants to develop themselves.
  4. An ideal environment: Here, we discuss with Data Driven, no place for Ego. Everyone is encouraged to give the feedback or raise new ideas to improve the team and company.
  5. We do offer relocation support

How to apply

Should you are interested in, you can apply directly at https://goo.gl/zzFVkc or send your profile to us via our email: tech-hiring@zalora.com


Does this job really require Go skills? If not, please let us know so that we can keep the jobs all about Go.