India's first digital bank for Indian Expats

Frontend Engineering Intern at Swadesh

India / Remote
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Prateek Swain
Prateek Swain

About the role

About Us

Swadesh is building the first neobank for Non Resident Indians (NRIs) across the world. We’re replacing the broken infrastructure and banking experience for the largest expat population in the world to enable greater capital flow back to India.

Who We Are 👋

We're passionate about India, long technology, and strongly believe in building better financial systems for the world. We understand the pain, the sleepless nights, and the sheer luck that it takes to build better lives for our families abroad. We want Indians, both at home and abroad, to generate more wealth.

Our team has a diverse range of experiences ranging from leading fintech startups, behemoth technology companies, marquee investment firms, and even the Government of India :)

What You’ll Do

  • Responsible for building web apps in React.js from scratch at a fast-moving startup.
  • Understanding design requirements and writing high-quality modular code components to implement them.
  • Responsible for building quick prototypes, as well as deploying production-ready code.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Working experience: 0-1 years
  • Experience in HTML, CSS and TypeScript
  • Proficient in React.js, Redux and React Hooks

Nice to Haves

  • Experience in Next.js and Tailwind CSS
  • Good understanding of usability and visual designs
  • Knowledge of modern best practices and patterns for front end development

Why you should join Swadesh

Why are we building Swadesh? 🇮🇳

Our goal is to build the best place for Non Resident Indians (NRIs) to save, invest, and transfer money. We firmly believe that the outdated and opaque banking infrastructure in India makes it much harder, much riskier, and much less reliable to send or invest money back - especially for NRIs. This means we're leaving billions of dollars on the table. Billions that could help the economy, GDP growth, and job creation back home. Now more than ever it's time we amped up the flow of capital back.

We're doing this by using technology to help accelerate India's next 50 year growth story, and we're starting by building a better bank 🇮🇳It's time for all of us to play our part, so others like us don't need to leave.

Swadesh Bank is a US & India focused financial technology company re-imagining the Indian banking & investing experience for Non Resident Indians. We're backed by Y-Combinator and marquee silicon valley venture capital firms.