App that teaches people in India how to trade stocks.

Lead Software Engineer - Backend

$30k - $50k / 0.01% - 0.10%
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Job Type
6+ years
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About the role

About marketfeed. (YC S21)

marketfeed is a Y Combinator-funded seed-stage startup. We help our users understand “what to trade,” which leads users to make a consistent monthly income from the stock market. We are a team of 40+, and our tech stack includes flutter, firebase, nodejs, react, and GCP. We are looking for a Lead Software Engineer with 5+ years experience for our backend team.


  • Build and maintain real-time backend systems.
  • Create technical documentation for reference and reporting.
  • Actively seek ways to improve business software processes and interactions.
  • Produce clean, efficient code based on specifications.
  • Own up to committing and delivering features.
  • Mentor and Grow backend team members.
  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing software.
  • Understand user feedback in making changes to the system.
  • Work closely with product managers, analysts, designers and business executives.


  • 5+ years of experience in software engineering.
  • 2+ years of experience in designing and implementing scalable systems.
  • Familiarity with Agile development methodologies.
  • Exposure to design principles, design patterns, and system design.
  • Experience with deployment and configuration of a testing and deployment pipeline.
  • Working knowledge in Software Engineering practices, Object-Oriented programming, and CI/CD practices.
  • Experienced in JavaScript/TypeScript/Java and frameworks/systems like NodeJS.
  • Experience with databases like Firestore, Realtime Database, SQL, Redis, Bigquery etc.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Experience in DDD & TDD.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • This is a full-time on-site opportunity. We do have flexible timing and WFH options.

Why should you join marketfeed?

  • You will directly impact user’s life and help them make money from the stock market.
  • You get to learn trading from experts for free, developing a life skill for passive income.

Why you should join marketfeed

Team Size:35
Location:Kochi, India
Sooraj Elamana
Sooraj Elamana
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Sharique Samsudheen