Roles and Responsibilities:
• Architecture and Design of reusable server components for the web as well as Mobile applications.
• Developing and scaling REST APIs.
• Rapid prototyping of applications based on requirements.
• Scaling applications in production based upon user load.
• Guiding and mentoring junior team members.
• Experience in working on large-scale distributed systems.
• Data-driven architecture and systems design.
• Experience in designing and developing scalable projects in Django or Flask frameworks.
• Must have worked on elasticsearch.
• Exceptional hands-on with relational databases and NoSQL.
• Familiarity with task queues, Redis, RabbitMQ, Scrapy.
• Familiarity with automation tools like Ansible, Docker.
• Must know how to scale application through AWS (or similar platforms).
• Familiarity with some ORM (Object Relational Mapper) libraries .
• Understanding of accessibility and security compliance.
• Knowledge of user authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments.
• Understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application.
• Familiarity with event-driven programming in Python.
• Able to create database schemas that represent and support business processes.
• Strong unit test and debugging skills.
• Proficient understanding of code versioning tools.
Good to Have:
• Basic understanding of machine learning and data science.
• Basic understanding of ELK stack.
• Experience in designing and developing RESTful APIs.
Staqu is an AI startup based out of Gurgaon that aims to bridge the gap between smartphones and the vast online commerce market through its innovative AI engine. Founded by Atul Rai, Anurag Saini, Chetan Rexwal, Pankaj Sharma in 2015, the company has utilized the expertise of the founding members to pioneer an engine that helps users discover content in a seamless and non-intrusive manner. The team has created both a SaaS product suite as well as standalone mobile applications brimming with innovative features such as automated video analysis for fashion extraction, smart tags for fine discovery and deep learning based similar products’ recommendation that has revolutionized the fashion discovery experience. Taking its technology’s applications further, Staqu has created a smart recommendation engine for its OEM partners fundamentally offering discovery solutions right on the smartphone itself. Through its engine, the users can consume content of various types be it news, images, entertainment, online-commerce, or any other kind of content. This has brought the commerce and OTT market much closer to the user with a very high relevancy