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Sovereign’s Capital
Sovereign’s Capital

Senior Software Engineer, Backend-ACE



Software Engineering
Jakarta, Indonesia
Posted on Saturday, June 29, 2024

Company Description

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.

Get to know the Team

Come join Grab ACE team, we're dedicated to building the most trusted and loved platform for all things food in Southeast Asia.. When you’re an engineer at Grab, you are part of the heart and soul of the company. Our passion is anchored in the work that we do, and this is reflected in the impact we make on hundreds of millions of lives on a daily basis. Our team is empowered by creating amazing services and tools that serve hundreds of millions of consumers, driving partners, and fellow grabbers. We are always seeking to innovate our delivery and dine in platforms, which requires the help of first-class android engineers. Our scale of production is huge, handling tens of millions of bookings every day. When you launch a new code, hundreds of millions of people will see what you are doing in a very short time. Operating at this level is difficult, but very beneficial.

Job Description

The Day-to-Day Activities

  • Work closely with Product/Design/Analytics teams to understand problems, requirements, provide feedback, options, trade offs, and timelines.
  • Collaborate with Android/IOS/Backend/QA/ML Engineers to brainstorm and implement technical solutions that are scalable, robust and addressing the actual problems.
  • Write code that is reusable, scalable and testable. Make sure features are delivered on time and with high quality.
  • Review code and engineering specs, provide constructive feedback and strive to raise the engineering bar.
  • Be responsible and responsive during on-call duty. Able to triage, debug, mitigate and fix complex issues. Able to provide assistance on ad hoc queries from other teams.
  • Identify pain points and inefficiencies in code base, system, and process, proactively propose and take action items to address them.


The Must-Haves

  • 2+ years of professional software development experience.
  • Strong English communication skills
  • Deep understanding of Go programming language.
  • Writes extensible code for assigned tasks and picks the right abstractions that adhere to SOLID principles. Understands data structures and algorithms and recognizes when to use them.
  • Committed to maintaining a strong set of software engineering skills.
  • Good Computer Science fundamentals in algorithms and data structures.

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.