Principal Engineer - Backend

Bengaluru, Karnataka /
India – Engineering /
Full Time
/ Hybrid


    • You solve Real World Low Latency and High Scale Problems.
    • You design, develop and implement products and modules considering aspects of performance, scalability and fault tolerance.
    • You explore and operationalise new technology in Zeotap.
    • You handle escalations and customer issues from time to time.
    • You behave as a consultant to internal stakeholders and help design a creative solution for our customers.
    • You are able to work on diverse technologies including Business Logic, Big data, Web Applications etc.
    • You are able to adapt and use emerging technology.
    • You take complete responsibility for the end to end features/modules.
    • You ensure Proper documentation of the features and products and help to better Engineering culture.
    • You mentor Juniors in the team and guide them through the Development phase to help them grow to the next level.
    • You adhere to Zeotap’s company, privacy and information security policies and procedures. 
    • You complete all the awareness trainings assigned on time


    • 6-8+ years of experience in building and deploying high scale solutions.
    • Expert coding skills in one or more of Java, Scala and Go.
    • Must have very good problem solving skills and clear fundamentals on DS and algorithms.
    • Good knowledge of data access patterns with caching technologies and OLTP DBs.
    • Hands-on experience with distributed caching like Hazelcast or Ignite.
    • Good understanding of any noSQL databases.
    • Good knowledge of distributed systems and design.
    • Good System design skills is a must have.
    • Worked in CI/CD mode with good ownership of unit testing.
    • Experience with REST web app frameworks like Play or Dropwizard.
    • Previous ad-tech experience is a big plus.
    • Bachelor or Master’s degree in information systems, computer science or other related fields is preferred

What do we offer:

    • Competitive compensation and attractive perks
    • Health Insurance coverage 
    • Flexible working support, guidance and training provided by a highly experienced team
    • Fast paced work environment
    • Work with very driven entrepreneurs and a network of global senior investors across telco, data, advertising, and technology
Zeotap welcomes all – we are equal employment opportunity & affirmative action employers. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Interested in joining us?
We look forward to hearing from you!