At OLX we have a clear ambition – to empower millions of people across the globe by helping them connect and share their goods and services. This inspiring purpose has helped us build one of the world’s leading Internet companies. This combination of business and purpose attracts a certain type of person. If you’ve got an entrepreneurial drive and think you can use that drive to contribute to our purpose, then we’d love to empower you to be successful. Want to know more? & Why OLX?
- We believe in creating a richer world by empowering people
- Every day millions of people across the globe use OLX to buy and sell goods
- We serve over 240 million unique users every month
- We generate traffic of over 11 billion monthly page views in more than 40 countries
& What responsibilities will you get when working with us?
- Integration of user-facing elements with server side logic
- Writing reusable, testable, and efficient code
- Design and implement low-latency, high-availability, and performant applications
- Implementation of security and data protection
& What will you need to be successful in this role?
- Understanding the nature of asynchronous programming and its quirks and workarounds.
- Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as HTML5, and CSS3.
- Understanding accessibility and security compliance.
- Understanding fundamental design principles behind a scalable application.
- Understanding differences between multiple delivery platforms, such as mobile vs. desktop, and optimizing output to match the specific platform.
- Implementing automated testing platforms, unit tests and acceptance/integration tests. & Preferably using existing frameworks such as Mocha.
- Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git.
- A plus: understanding AWS, working experience in an agile environment, english skills.
& What can you expect from us and what do we offer?
- Contributing to the global Naspers Classifieds success
- International career and travel opportunities
- Work with an international team of top engineers learning from one another
- A budget for conference and education
- Competitive salary and great benefits
- High-end computer-gear
- Free coffee, snacks and drinks
& Inspired and interested in the job? Apply!
Are you ready to live your dream and apply for this role? It only takes a few minutes to apply using our simple application template. Once you’ve it out submit it online and our talent scouts promise to give it serious consideration. We will try to get back to you within the next two weeks but we have to admit, sometimes it takes a bit longer than that.
Improve the world. Join OLX. Questions?
If you have any further questions with regards this career opportunity, please feel free to contact us through the contact form.