Senior Backend Engineer


30LPA - 50LPA

Min Experience

5 years





About the role


Company name: Kaagaz | HQ Location: Gurgaon, India | Website | LinkedIn

Role: Senior Backend Engineer

  • Salary: Rs 30-50 lakhs per year

  • Location: Gurgaon

  • Experience: 5+ years

  • Type: Full-time

When you are growing at Rocket speed, you need people who can control rockets and are mad enough to ride one. We're looking for a Senior Backend Developer/Individual Contributor. The person will be working closely with the Android team to help them get their APIs on time.


  1. 4-7 years of Backend Experience of development with Java, Spring Boot

  2. Understanding of :

    1. Microservices

    2. Spring Boot and its components

    3. JPA repositories

    4. RDBMS like MySql

    5. NoSql databases like MongoDB, Redis

    6. Git

  3.   Nice to have understanding of:

    1. AWS environment - EC2, S3, SQS, SES, RDS, Route53 etc

    2. CI/CD

Interview Process:

  1. Intro call with tech co-founder. It will be a call that will take you through the journey so far, what are we building. The idea is to know each other before diving into the process

  2. Small application to be developed. A Spring/Java based microservice with REST APIs to be build. Alongwith a database schema. This is to see how do you approach a practical problem.

  3. In-depth tech round with tech co-founder. This will be focussed on the solution provided at step 2. Your experience and other things around Spring and microservices. We generally do not do DS/Algo rounds.

  4. General tech round with Android team. This will check how do you approach a problem that the Android team comes up with.

Culture fit round. This will be with the second co-founder and will be a general free flowing conversation.

About the company

About us

At Kaagaz we are building an "office" suite for Mobile-first businesses in India. In just 20 months since launch we have amassed 12 Mn+ downloads with a Monthly active user base of 3 Mn+. Kaagaz is backed by marquee investors like Y Combinator, Goodwater Capital, Pravega Ventures, Better Capital and angels like Farid Ahsan, Alan Rutledge, etc. We are second time entrepreneurs building Kaagaz. Before Kaagaz we have scaled Tapp Me to an annual revenue of $1 Mn GMV and served more than 1 lakh customers over 3 years.

Founder/Recruiter profiles:

Tamanjit Bindra