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Senior Backend Engineer

About Simplotel:

Simplotel is a Bangalore based, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company helping over 2,000 hotels across 21 countries grow their direct business. We are powering e-commerce for some of the largest hotels in India. The name Simplotel comes from a combination of Simple and Hotel - our mission is to Simplify the life of hoteliers through technology. Simplotel is a ‘Shopify for Hotels’, was founded in October 2013 and is funded by Go-MMT - India’s largest Online Travel Agency.

*Simplotel was awarded the best startup in travel & hospitality for 2021 by Startup India, an initiative of the Union Ministry of Commerce & Industry in India.


Senior Backend Engineer


  • Write high-performance and sustainable back-end applications using Python programming language and Django framework.

  • Work closely with front-end engineers and product managers to understand the requirements.

  • Implement new features and proactively optimize the existing code.

  • Integrations with third party systems like Payment gateways and Channel managers.

  • Fix bugs and solve problems.

  • Mentoring junior backend engineers.


Skills Required:

  • Deep and demonstrable experience in building web applications on Python(Django) and mysql.

  • Experience with creating RESTful JSON apis.

  • Expert in problem solving skills, algorithms and data-structures.

  • Ability to understand complex systems on MVC architecture.

  • Knowledge of Ubuntu, and experience in git(or any sub-version system)

  • Good understanding of web technologies and good command on back-end debugging.

  • Self-motivated and organized, able to handle deadlines and drive improvements


Desired Skills:

  • Linux commands

  • AWS basics


Location: Bangalore

Please share your updated CV on careers@simplotel.com