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Sovereign’s Capital

Intern, Software Engineer Backend - Identity



Software Engineering
Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
Posted on Saturday, May 11, 2024

Company Description

(Intake period) Candidates should be available for this internship in July 2024

This opportunity is only for students who must be able to commit for at least 3 months or up to 6 months for an internship. (Please specify your internship durations on your resumes - fail to do so may affect your candidature)

Life at Grab

At Grab, every Grabber is guided by The Grab Way, which spells out our mission, how we believe we can achieve it, and our operating principles - the 4Hs: Heart, Hunger, Honour, and Humility. These principles guide and help us make decisions as we work to create economic empowerment for the people of Southeast Asia.

Job Description

Get to know the team

The Grab Identity(GrabID) team is at the core of driving identity, data and system security at the company. We are responsible for user identity provisioning & verification. Whether it is ride hailing, food delivery or online payments, the GrabID team focuses on making the experience seamless and yet secure.

Get to know the role

We are seeking talented & motivated engineers to join our team! In this role, you'll delve into identity and access management, gaining practical experience within specific verticals such as Transportation, Food, and more. Your focus will be on analyzing, enhancing and safeguarding identity systems.

The Day-to-Day Activities

You use technology to solve well defined problems, building individual components or features based on well defined tasks. You understand the requirements of your projects and use that understanding in your designs. You understand your codebase and systems, ensuring reliability through design reviews, monitoring, alerting, and applying OE (Operational Excellence) standards.

You take ownership of your code and ensure it’s readable, maintainable, and well-tested. You understand and apply the appropriate data structures and algorithms. You give clear, actionable feedback during code reviews and respond well to feedback from others.

You respond promptly to issues and keep the working team constantly updated. Your tasks are delivered on time and with high quality, and you’re able to explain your solutions to other technical stakeholders through both verbal and written communication.


The Must-Haves

  • Experience with backend in Golang (preferred), Java, C# or any similar programming languages
  • Strong computer science fundamentals including data structures and algorithms
  • Strong communication skill both written and verbal

The Nice-to-Haves

  • Experience in the IAM domain
  • Experience with distributed systems in a cloud based environment
  • Hunger to learn fast with a steep learning curve

Additional Information

Our Commitment

We recognize that with these individual attributes come different workplace challenges, and we will work with Grabbers to address them in our journey towards creating inclusion at Grab for all Grabbers.