Software Engineer

Date: Jul 10, 2024

Location: Dhaka, BD, 1212 BD

Company: Optimizely

At Optimizely, we're on a mission to help people unlock their digital potential. We do that by reinventing how marketing and product teams work to create and optimize digital experiences across all channels. With Optimizely One, our industry-first operating system for marketers, we offer teams flexibility and choice to build their stack their way with our fully SaaS, fully decoupled, and highly composable solution.  

We are proud to help more than 10,000 businesses, including H&M, PayPal, Zoom, and Toyota, enrich their customer lifetime value, increase revenue and grow their brands. Our innovation and excellence have earned us numerous recognitions as a leader by industry analysts such as Gartner, Forrester, and IDC, reinforcing our role as a trailblazer in MarTech. 

 

At our core, we believe work is about more than just numbers -- it's about the people. Our culture is dynamic and constantly evolving, shaped by every employee, their actions and their stories. With over 1500 Optimizers spread across 12 global locations, our diverse team embodies the "One Optimizely" spirit, emphasizing collaboration and continuous improvement, while fostering a culture where every voice is heard and valued.

Introduction

Expert Services is an integral part of the Customer Success department during customer onboarding and post onboarding phases to retain customers and generating revenue. As Software Engineers, we are responsible to provide engineering solutions by understanding customers pain points, migrating data from other platforms to Optimizely, providing automated reports, creating and manipulating extensive data through REST API.  

You will be writing clean code to solve specific problems, managing a couple of codebases, manipulating data, keeping our databases persistent, developing automated process to provide operational metrics to our clients to scale our business and maintaining internal application from development to deployment which is built with Python and React. Occasionally, you will be talking to our clients to understand their pain points and providing engineering solutions. You will be part of an amazing engineering team and acting as a great team player, participating on technical discussions and providing technical knowledge and solutions to the team. More importantly, you are an engineer of having get things done behaviour and an amazing individual contributor too. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Be a sensible and pragmatic engineer developing simple, high-quality and well-tested minimum viable solutions meeting set requirements and following applicable principles and processes. 
  • Be passionate about continuous learning, experimenting, adapting, applying, and contributing to innovative technologies and software paradigms.  
  • Understand the value of modern software engineering practices such as scrum, pair programming, and principles of clean code. 
  • Take ownership of your contribution to the work for clients, the quality and the long-term maintainability of the contributed code. 
  • Contribute to discussions with your team on everything from ideation through architecture and design to implementation and support of the products and services. 
  • Passionately pursue self-improvement and growth as a software engineer, learning from the best. 
  • Speak to customers and understand their requirements 
  • Understand customer’s pain point and provide effective and efficient solution 

Knowledge and Experience

  • 2+ years of experience working professionally with modern software engineering practices. 
  • Proficiency in Python and solid knowledge on CRUD operations using REST frameworks. 
  • Knowledge on MySql and MongoDB is a must. 
  • Solid knowledge on CI/CD pipeline. 
  • You are a backend enthusiast. 
  • Experience investigating and resolving problems, defects and bugs reported to the team. 
  • Experience working in an engineering team following requirements provided by customers, stakeholders and technical leaders. 
  • English communication skills, verbally and in writing, to effectively communicate progress, issues, obstacles, solutions and points of view. 
  • Ability to work independently but avoid getting stuck by knowing when to ask for help.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree (Computer Science or engineering preferred) or equivalent work experience.

Our culture is the most important thing we offer. We continuously aim to provide a high-growth space, both virtually and in person, where you can do your best work and, in the process, unlock your boundless potential. Our new, cutting-edge office space in Dhaka is a testament to our dedication to enhancing your work experience. This state-of-the-art workspace features open workstations, a fully equipped kitchen, a nap room for relaxation, a tranquil zen garden, and an entertaining area, all designed to provide you with the ideal environment to thrive and grow. 

  

As part of our commitment to you, here are other benefits and perks you can expect:  

   

  • Best-in-class compensation plans  
  • Two annual festival bonuses  
  • Recognition and rewards programs  
  • Paid Maternity (4 months) & Paternity Leave (12 weeks)  
  • Flexible vacations days and working hours  
  • Annual Work/Service Anniversary Leave  
  • Comprehensive medical & life insurance for you and your dependants 
  • Volunteering opportunities to make a difference  
  • Chance to work alongside our incredible global team  
  • Monthly and quarterly regional and global team-building events  
  • Communal transport facilities inside Dhaka to and from the office  
  • Free catered lunch every day   
  • An agile performance review process that encourages ongoing transparency between managers and direct reports  
  • Enablement program and soft skill training to support internal career growth and development   
     

At Optimizely, our standardized language is English, and it is crucial to have good English communication skills to be successful in your global role. All our external and cross-location communication is done in US English (en-us), but internally you can speak in whichever native language you most identify with.
 

Optimizely is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Optimizely is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.