Lead Engineer

Mumbai Experience: 3 - 6 Years

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Lead Engineer

Technology | Mumbai | 3 - 6 Years

The Role

Toppr is looking for lead engineer who doubles up as engineering manager. This role is based in Bombay and reports to the CTO.

Responsibilities include:
• Own the product
• Come up with new innovative solutions to the hurdles that confront us on a day-to-day basis
• Discover, design, develop, deploy, debug
• Collaborate with the team and communicate effectively, within the team and with the rest of the organisation as well
• Pioneer product ideas and implement them

Few of challenges we are working on are:
• Predicting performance with least amount of input
• Real time analysis of large data sets to generate student's knowledge state
• Platform for teachers across India to create and review content as well as manage content projects
• Customized CRM to help counsellors quickly identify student needs and address them

Our tech stack
• HTML/CSS/Javascript
• Nginx, UWSGI
• Django
• MySQL, Solr, MongoDB, Memcache, Redis
• RabbitMQ
• AngularJS
• NodeJS


• BE/BS/BTech in Computer Science or related field or equivalent practical experience
• Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
• Excellent project management skills to plan and monitor the progress of software development
• Knowledge of mobile application development - iOS, Android, Windows Phone, and counting
• Love for coding, with the ability to intuitively pick up and use any new language/protocol/framework
• Experience in Python, Javascript, Java, CSS, HTML and anything else which can speak with a users device or our backend infrastructure is a plus
• Organised, attentive to details with strong verbal and presentation skills
• Good communication and team-management skills to lead junior engineers

What is Toppr?

We are India's most comprehensive education platform for classes 8 to 12. We build technology driven products that leverage the internet. We build personal learning products that work hard for each of our customers.

who we are


Making the impossible possible. Everyday.


What you get?