On-demand food delivery from dark kitchens in Pakistan.

Senior Software Engineer - Backend

Lahore, Pakistan
Job Type
3+ years
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About the role

Jod Description

We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer well-versed in NodeJS and interested in building performant backend systems in a fast-paced environment. In the immediate, you will be responsible for designing, developing and implementing internal tools and systems that enable us to optimize our operations. In the long-term, you will help build technical product roadmap, create new product features end-to-end, and work across our entire tech stack. Building a product is a highly collaborative effort, and as such, a strong team player with a commitment to perfection is required.


  • Writing clean, testable, high-quality, high-performance, maintainable code
  • Develop and support software including applications, database integration, interfaces, and new functionality enhancements
  • Coordinate cross-functionally to insure project meets business objectives and compliance standards
  • Support test and deployment of new products and features
  • Participate in code reviews

Role Requirements

  • Degree in Computer Science or relevant STEM field or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years working in back-end development with Node.js
  • 2+ years working with JavaScript and good understanding of Inheritance and functional programming in JavaScript
  • Experience with server-side templating languages
  • Experience with Angular, Express.js, React.js, and other frameworks.
  • Experience consuming and building robust RESTful APIs
  • Experience with dbs like MySQL, PostgreSQL, and MongoDB
  • Expertise in Object Oriented Design, Database Design, and XML Schema
  • Experience with Agile or Scrum software development methodologies
  • Ability to multitask, organize, and prioritize work
  • Exceptional problem solving and ability to work independently
  • Exceptional learning skills

Why you should join Byte

Byte is building on-demand food delivery from dark kitchens. Our vision is to make food-delivery more affordable and accessible in Pakistan. Byte is Pakistan’s first consumer startup to get into Y Combinator, and is backed by top Silicon Valley VCs and senior executives from Uber and McDonald’s.

Team Size:30
Location:Lahore, Pakistan
Safee Shah
Safee Shah