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BuyHatke Software Engineer Hiring Challenge

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Have you always felt the current experience of shopping research isn’t great? Then come join the Hatke team to build the Ultimate shopping experience for a billion Indians. Buyhatke is one of India’s most loved shopping research destinations and has touches over 10 million user sessions a month. We have a lot of global firsts to our name and have got tremendous user love for the same. Buyhatke envisions to touch millions of users on a daily basis and help them have an amazing shopping experience and touch them at various decision making points of their journey.

Buyhatke is hiring passionate backend developers for their team in Bangalore. Take up the test and stand a chance!

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- The Challenge comprises of 2 programming questions and 1 Database question.
- Java, Erlang, PHP and Python are the only languages available for the programming questions.
- Candidates found indulging in plagiarism will be penalized.


Backend Developer
Experience: 2-5 years
CTC: INR 12.0L - INR 25.0L
Job Location: Bangalore
Openings: 5

We are a passionate young team working on improving the decision making in shopping of a billion Indians. We have had amazing innovations that have impacted 10s of millions of people and we are just getting started.

Our most loved products are:

  • Google chrome extension : A global first touching over a quarter million daily active users. Has over 4.5 rating on the chrome store.
  • The shopping assistant : A product that is changing how the consumers make decisions on mobile while making any commerce transaction. May it be online shopping or food ordering or travel ticketing The shopping assistant is there to help. Has over 400K downloads on the playstore in less than 4 months and scaling faster than ever.
  • Tatkalforsure: This handles the commerce side of things on train bookings where consumers usually face a pain point - Tatkal. We have addressed that. What this extension/app does is it autofills user’s details during the time of tatkal ticket booking. This is basically taking a direct stab at all the middleman tatkal booking agents that are out there. We have 130K active users in 10 weeks of launch. We are the highest rated travel extension globally now with a rating of 4.76. The product has over 11 million social media impressions across 8 different languages.
  • Salesla: So when you start empowering users to shop smarter we also gather a lot of insights across different commerce platforms which are fairly valuable for the other side of the ecosystem - The sellers or brands which sell on these marketplaces. We have built a product exactly for them. This is a Saas offering for sellers to sell better on marketplaces.


To contribute towards the architecture which powers insights for any commerce transaction of any internet connected device.

As a backend developer your role would encompass developing the next-generation technologies that change how millions of users connect, explore, and interact with information and make better commerce decisions. Our products need to handle information at massive scale. We're looking for engineers who bring fresh ideas from all areas, including information retrieval, large-scale system design, networking and data storage,

Responsibilities :

  • Deliver highly scalable and reliable business applications.
  • Work in partnership with the Product team and other stakeholders to produce code to specific requirements.
  • Write high quality designs that document technical alternatives and make sound engineering decisions.
  • Provide estimates and dependencies for engineering tasks.
  • Lead all aspects of development including design, task allocation, implementation, testing, documentation, ongoing support and maintenance.

Ideally you should have:

  • B.Tech in Computer Science, a related technical field or equivalent practical experience.
  • Curiosity to explore new ideas and passion to make them happen
  • Strong product mindset and empathy to business operation, ready to mingle with a cross functional team and make huge impact
  • Experience building large-scale web services. Extensive knowledge of HTTP, Rest API, JSON, PHP or JAVA.
  • Skillful in testing at all levels - quality is your top priority
  • The fact that Buyhatke business relies on your code empowers miilions of users to you feel challenged, excited but not scared
  • Solid foundation in Computer Science, with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms and software design optimized for large-scale distributed software systems.


What is Buyhatke?

Buyhatke is one of India’s most loved shopping research destinations and touches over 10 million user sessions a month. Buyhatke is working on building th...



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