OPENS AT: Jan 15, 2021, 03:30 AM

CLOSES AT: Jan 24, 2021, 06:29 PM


Cars24 TopCoder Challenge

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Execution is our game and we are killing it! At present, we trade a couple of thousand cars every month, making us by far the most significant and largest player in the used car industry. Guess what? We are the fastest growing young business out of India in the last one and a half year - all of it while still being in stealth mode! With 61 branches across 13 major cities in India, we are scaling up rapidly and are on the road to profitability. If you want to work with a business that has the potential to be one of the largest tech companies to emerge out of India, talk to us. We are looking for talented individuals who are excited about working long term, in building a valuable business. We want folks who value building things from the ground up.


Folks with 3-7 years of experience who are passionate about building great software and have uncanny ability to learn!

Challenge Format:

  • 1 programming question on Data Structures and Algorithms (restricted to Java)
  • 1 file-upload question (with 2 subsections: design thinking skills and spring boot)
  • 12 MCQs on DS/Algo/Java


Senior Software Enginner
Experience: 3-7 years
Compensation: 35-75 LPA
Job Location: Pune, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Delhi
Openings: 10

Through this challenge, we are looking to hire Software Engineers/Senior Software Engineers. Depending on performance the role will be offered.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Building scalable, highly available, resilient, extendable, secured architecture to provide a significant boost to the business.
  • Writing high-quality code to achieve business goals.
  • Working with various cross-functional teams to understand their needs, offering them solutions and setting and managing their expectations.
  • Ensuring timely & high-quality delivery.
  • Following up best practices for development and championing their adoption as per company defined standards.
  • Developing with scale and speed amidst flux, there is just a LOT happening.

Ideal candidate profile:

  • An engineering degree in CS from a reputed institution
  • Strong foundation in Data Structures/ Algorithms and their pros and cons
  • Deep understanding of technologies and architecture for a scalable and highly available set-up
  • Ability to learn new technologies quickly
  • Experienced in Java/Golang and related Technologies like Spring/Hibernate
  • Experience working in web applications
  • Strong networking and Operating Systems fundamentals
  • Understanding of distributed systems
  • Experienced in Streaming technologies like Kafka
  • Experience working with SQL and NoSQL Databases
  • Not afraid of refactoring an existing system in different technology
  • Experienced in developing the long-term tech strategy for analytics and translate that into an achievable roadmap


We are CARS24.

And as our name rightly suggests, we deal in everything related to pre-owned automobiles (car & bikes) and we do it 24/7.

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