General information

Agency: Kinesso

Job Function: Technology

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Job Ref#: 11429

Description & Requirements

Position Summary

Kinesso is currently seeking a highly motivated, detail-oriented Staff Software Engineer (Tech Lead- Backend) to fill an immediate need. This individual should be comfortable with fullstack, from implementing visual designs to working with backend databases.  We are looking for a technology professional who is able to manage, lead, mentor, coach & grow our technology team and can deliver business value in an environment that fosters creativity, play, and hard work.  Tremendous opportunity for growth in our global organization.  This role requires an individual who has a passion for technology and is looking to apply this to further their experience in real-world business scenarios.


Key Responsibilities

·        Manage, lead, mentor, coach & grow our engineering team

·        Work directly with software engineering team in bringing visual ideas and concepts to life.

·        Manage expectation from business owners to define and prioritize requirements, and architecting software & hardware solutions to their most critical needs incrementally.

·        Collaborate with 3rd party vendors, and take a project from concept to design, development, release, and maintenance.


Desired Skills & Experience

·        2 years of experience in leading a team size of 6 technical professionals

·        Minimum 8 years of experience on Java OOP, Design Principles, Design Patterns, MySQL/Postgres, Linux, Apache/Nginx.

·        Deep experience on: Springboot , Hibernate, AWS, JPA, Domain Driven Design

·        Production development experience with one or more JavaScript libraries including Angular, React.js, etc.

·        Knowledge in design + Implementing scalable building blocks in AWS like: EKC, ECS, Auto Scaling Group, Load Balancer, Athena, Apache Spark and etc.

·        Experience interacting with 3rd party interfaces, example Google Analytics API / Facebook API.

·        Familiarity design and writing your own APIs.

·        Solid development, trouble shooting, bug tracking, and quality assurance methodologies

·        Able to stay ahead of the curve with new and emerging technologies


About Us

Kinesso brings together the best minds in data, technology and media activation to deliver seamless data-driven marketing solutions. As a technology-enabler, Kinesso powers marketing systems through a proprietary suite of applications that integrate ad tech and martech. Kinesso’s application framework spans audience, planning, and activation, delivering insights and business outcomes for leading global brands.