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Sovereign’s Capital

Senior Software Engineer Fullstack (MALTA)



Software Engineering
Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Company Description

About Grab and our workplace

Grab is Southeast Asia’s leading superapp. We are dedicated to improving the lives of millions of users across the region by providing them everyday services such as deliveries, mobility, financial services, enterprise services and others. More than that, we provide the opportunity for them to have a better life. And that aspiration starts inside Grab because we believe in a seamless blend of work and home life, making every aspect of life better for all.

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—we work to create economic empowerment for the people of Southeast Asia. With our unwavering commitment to our values, we believe that we're more than a service provider; we're agents of positive change.

Job Description

Get to know our Team

MALTA stands for Mobile Apps Libraries Tools & Automation.

The team's main focus is to enable mobile developers to build, test, and deploy best-in-class mobile apps to end users with confidence.

Get to know the Role

Your primary area of responsibility would be to construct internal tools that facilitate aspects of mobile development such as app deployment, stability monitoring, and assistance for mobile engineers in identifying and resolving production issues more rapidly.

The day-to-day activities

  • Design, develop and maintain the key components of internal tools supported by the team
  • Collect and analyze user feedback, identifying areas for improvement and prioritizing feature development accordingly.
  • Implement best practices for web development, ensuring high-quality code and adhering to performance, security, and accessibility standards.
  • Proactively identify and troubleshoot issues, implement fixes, and ensure portal stability and performance
  • Collaborate closely with engineers, product managers, and designers across the company.
  • Take full ownership of projects from design to implementation and deployment
  • Collaborate closely with teams across Grab to understand and build what is needed to enable a delightful mobile developer experience


The Must-Haves

  • 4+ years of professional software development experience.
  • Strong English communication skills
  • Deep understanding of JavaScript, familiar with various UI development techniques.
  • Good understanding of Backend development stack including but not limited to API development, Sql and Nosql Databases, Caching techniques, Queueing frameworks etc.
  • Writes extensible code for complex projects and picks the right abstractions that adhere to SOLID principles. Understands more complex data structures and algorithms, and recognizes when to use them.
  • Experience with defect tracking tools and version control.
  • Committed to maintaining a strong set of software engineering skills.
  • A good understanding of clean architecture principles.
  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals in algorithms and data structures.
  • Experience with web frameworks and tools such as React.js, Redux.js, Webpack etc is preferred.

Additional Information

Benefits at Grab:

We care deeply about your well-being and are committed to supporting you every step of the way. Here are some of the global benefits we offer:

  • Protect and provide for your loved ones with peace of mind, knowing we have your back with Term Life Insurance and comprehensive Medical Insurance.
  • Craft a benefits package that suits your unique needs and aspirations with GrabFlex, because we believe in empowering you to thrive.
  • Embrace the magic of new life and create lasting memories with your family through Maternity and Paternity Leave.
  • Life can be overwhelming, but you're never alone. Our confidential Grabber Assistance Programme is here to guide and uplift you and your loved ones through life's challenges.
  • Your well-being is our priority. Benefit from our holistic well-being initiatives through Wellbeing@Grab, including health programmes, informative webinars, and vibrant carnivals.
  • Achieve a harmonious work-life balance with our FlexWork arrangements, allowing you to adapt and thrive in your personal and professional life.

We’ve got many different benefits hyper localised in each country. Speak to your recruiter during your interview to find out more.

What we stand for at Grab:

We are committed to building an inclusive and equitable workplace that enables diverse Grabbers to grow and perform at their best. As an equal opportunity employer, we consider all candidates fairly and equally regardless of nationality, ethnicity, religion, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, family commitments, physical and mental impairments or disabilities, and other attributes that make them unique. If you require accommodations to fully participate in the recruitment process, you are encouraged to include your request(s) when applying.

We deliver the greatest impact and ideas when we bring together diverse perspectives. It is what enables us to spread opportunities to Grabbers and our partners. It’s not a box-ticking exercise; it’s who we are.