Technical Lead, Collections - Bangalore

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Who Are We?

Postman is the world's leading collaboration platform for API development. Postman's features simplify each step of building an API & streamline collaboration to help create better APIs—faster. More than 20 million developers & 500,000 organizations worldwide use Postman today. After receiving Series D funding in 2021 & releasing our biggest & best version ever of Postman in September 2022, we continue to strive humbly towards our mission of 100 million connected developers & serving companies as they seek to innovate in an API-first world. 

P.S: We highly recommend reading The "API-First World" graphic novel to understand the bigger picture and our vision at Postman.

About the Team

Collections help you organize your requests for reuse so you don't waste time building everything from scratch. They help in tying requests together or automating common workflows, and you can use scripting to visualize your API responses as charts and graphs.

This team is responsible for everything to do with Collections and the tools supporting it right from Documentation to Prototyping.

We're looking for an experienced Backend Engineer that will lead our real-time multiplayer collaboration initiative, and contribute to building an improved experience for Collections.

This opportunity caters to building for millions of developers around the world with focus on reliability, scalability and predictability.

What You’ll Do 

  • Design, build and operate scalable backend systems and services that would power Postman’s multiplayer collaboration product

  • Optimise performance and cost of our backend services with a focus on low latency, high availability and scalability

  • Lead a team of engineers to drive initiatives, improving the overall experience of the Collections product

  • Raise the bar for engineering standards, tooling and processes

About You 

  • You have at least four years of commercial development experience
  • You have extensive experience building backend services at scale, including experience with concurrency, distributed systems and low latency throughput

  • You are proficient in one or more high-level server-side languages like Node.js, Go, Python, or Java

  • You have experience in leading a team in the successful delivery of major features

  • You embrace a growth mindset and are ready to tackle challenges head-on

  • You have great written and verbal communication skills

Our Values

At Postman, we create with the same curiosity that we see in our users. We value transparency and honest communication about not only successes, but also failures. In our work, we focus on specific goals that add up to a larger vision. Our inclusive work culture ensures that everyone is valued equally as important pieces of our final product. We are dedicated to delivering the best products we can.

What Else?

We offer competitive salary and benefits, and a flexible schedule working with a fun, collaborative team. Enjoy full medical coverage, unlimited PTO, and a monthly lunch stipend. (Yes, seriously. We want you to eat well wherever you’re at.) Plus, our wellness program will help you stay healthy from your location with fitness-related reimbursements. Our frequent and fascinating virtual team-building events will keep you connected, while our donation-matching program can support the causes you care about. We’re building a long-term company with an inclusive culture where everyone can be the best version of themselves, and we want you to be part of it. This position requires you to be present in our Bangalore office on Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays.

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