Operating System for Hospitality

Technical Lead

Bangalore, India
Job Type
3+ years
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About the role

Job Description

Stayflexi is a Modern Operating System for Hotels and Vacation Rentals backed by Y Combinator. We offer an end to end fully automated Management and Sales engine. We are enabling hotel/vacation rental supplies (rooms and amenities) to be managed, distributed and sold on a flexible basis, under single platform. We are live across 650 properties and seeing exciting traction post pandemic. Great perks joining our team now than later. Prop tech space is big.

Your Responsibilities

  1. Gain strong understanding of Stayflexi database and system design.
  2. Lead a cross functional team (backend and frontend engineers). Mentor and coach engineers and create growth opportunities for your team members.
  3. Champion engineering excellence, establish key metrics and drive continuous operational improvements.
  4. Translate and communicate technical strategy related to executing against business objectives as part of the senior leadership team.
  5. Collaborate with the operations team to keep track of the outstanding customer issues, pipeline them on Jira and get them resolved in a timely fashion.
  6. Collaborate with the Product Manager’s and the leadership team to develop the product roadmap.
  7. Manage the projects as per the current tech resources. Ensure the projects are delivered within the desired ETA’s. Develop sprint plans and track the work done by the engineers.
  8. Have a strong urge to maintain a flawless product. Work with the Quality Assurance team and develop comprehensive test cases. Achieve code coverage of at least 80 % via automations.

Desired Skills & Capabilities:

  1. Seasoned engineer with strong leadership skills.
  2. Care deeply about the customer experience and journey.
  3. Technical credibility. Able to gain the respect of the team.
  4. Strong people development skills who can work in collaboration with others to accomplish goals.
  5. Self-starter who enjoys working in a fast paced, collaborative and innovative high-growth environment.
  6. Enthusiasm to work for startups.


  1. Bachelor’s degree in computer science or relevant field from well reputed engineering institutions.
  2. 5+ years’ experience with scaling and maintaining high-traffic, distributed production systems. Has a track record of mentoring / leading high performing teams.
  3. Strong grip on the following - Java programming, Multithreading, NoSQL and Relational databases, Building Restful APIs
  4. Strong understanding of design/architectural patterns and core web technology.
  5. Experience with docker, containers, Kubernetes, Kafka a big plus.

Why you should join Stayflexi

Stayflexi is fundamentally breaking the noon to noon booking model fabric, making every asset of the hotel (rooms, amenities) to be sold on flexible basis. 80% of hotel guests seek for early checkins and late checkouts, 40% of the hotel rooms and amenities are unsold. We are basically enabling true hospitality through technology - Guests should be able to checkin and checkout anytime, and to be able to access hotel amenities with ease.

We are currently offering end to end management and sales platform to hotels, through which hotels can offer direct flexible sales to guests. We are live across 1200 hotels in 6 different countries.

Stayflexi’s founding team is alumni of top universities like Carnegie Mellon, Cornell with strong advisory board from hospitality industry. Current team is full of travel enthusiasts and people who invented and worked on cutting edge technologies. Working for Stayflexi is highly engaging and the work culture is perfect amalgam of tech and travel. If you find yourself already part of the team and meet below criteria, we would love to hear from you.

Team Size:43
Location:San Francisco
Venkatesh Sakamuri
Venkatesh Sakamuri
Preetam Mohan Shetty
Preetam Mohan Shetty
Krishna Sasank Talasila
Krishna Sasank Talasila