Principle Software Engineer at Drip

Full Time
Posted 4 weeks ago
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Who we are

Drip ( is a fast-growing, VC-backed live shopping platform and community for collectibles and NFTs. Drip enables collectors to buy, sell, and stream with their communities. We closed a $23M Series A at $100M+ valuation to build our team and power our development of next-generation experiences and expansion into more categories!

Our Values

We are sellers first We are customers obsessed and Engaged with the community we build for Embrace radical ownership Value radical candor Strive to be excellent make a case for optimism

Must-Have Skills

  • Node.Js
  • React.Js
  • Software Architecture
  • Microservices
  • GraphQL
  • Multithreading and Concurrency
  • Data Structures And Algorithms (DSA)
  • WebRTC
  • WebSocket

Who you are

  • Passionate about (or excited to learn about) our core collectible categories (Pokémon, Magic, sports cards, and other trading cards) and NFTs
  • FullStack Engineer with Experience building and launching products
  • Structured, process-oriented, and data-driven
  • Love working in a fast-paced startup environment and a small team — juggling multiple
  • priorities and making things happen
  • Excited to help build something new and define the future of live commerce
  • Flexible, collaborative team player

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Architect, design, and implement scalable real-time systems.
  • Contribute to product development helping the team build the backend for live stream commerce
  • Monitor system and identify bottlenecks and improve system stability.
  • Research better ways to implement various aspects of systems
  • Contribute to both frontend and backend with an emphasis on the backend development

Required background

  • Experienced in architecting, designing & implementing real-time systems.
  • Ideal candidate is full stack with a focus on the backend
  • Expertise in Nodejs with hands-on experience in GraphQL.
  • Strong React and is comfortable with CSS
  • Worked on scaling issues and distributed systems
  • Strong data structures and algorithms
  • Has experience building microservices.
  • Has work experience with web sockets, webRTC, and RTMP / HLS.
  • Is comfortable architecting, and coding and can do test-driven development.
  • 8+ years of experience after college
  • Can rebuild drip backend entirely, collaborate with two other senior engineers, or possibly even lead them as a principal engineer.

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Software Development

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INR 30,00,000 – 75,00,000 / Year

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