Platform Engineer - Cloud

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India | Engineering | Full-time


Job Description- Platform Engineer - Cloud

MediBuddy is India’s number 1, ISO Certified Medical App that lets one consult Specialist Doctors 24X7 over a tele, video call or even a chat within 30 minutes.  It is the award-winning technology platform that transforms the health insurance industry at the very core. MediBuddy, with its diverse offerings for various stakeholders of the health benefits industry, makes the process of discovering, accessing, utilizing and monitoring health benefits seamless and real-time.   It is built in an integrated platform for online consultation, ordering medicines & booking lab tests, managing insurance covers etc. With over 6 Million+ Indian users, 5000+ MD Doctors, funding from Bessemer venture partners, Rebright partners and other investors, MediBuddy is scaling rapidly in its quest to help millions more. 

MediBuddy provides consultation services for patients of all age groups in several key medical, disciplines such as dermatology, gynaecology, sexology, paediatrics, general medicine, psychiatry,weight management etc. Every user can avail transparent, tech-enabled, round-the-clock and multi-language services. Also, ordering medicines and booking lab tests is only a click away for all our customers!  

“MediClinic” is our very own OPD services with 300+ clinics across India to support immediate wellness or medical needs of our customers.  With the recent pandemic, MediBuddy has been instrumental in helping multiple corporates to get back to workplace with right safety norms.  

With focus on Mental wellness, MediBuddy has curated a specific program for mental wellness of their customers to help them deal with any stress in a confidential and appropriate manner.

Roles & Responsibilities

  1. The candidate is expected to create and lead a team of engineers and drive dev efforts for DocsApp and its various products.
  2. The candidate will be part of the Engineering leadership team (IIT/IIM grads) and will help strategise, execute product roadmap. 
  3. Work closely with Product and business teams to strategize or design the features and product experiments.

What will you work on? 

  • Lead a team of 5-7 Engineers [backend and/or mobile]
  • Responsible for scalability/Reliability/Redundancy wrt entire tech stack
  • Scale the technology architecture, team and product to drive a 10x growth in next 12-24 months. 
  • Code and Architect key features that form the backbone of DocsApp 
  • Conduct performance reviews and mentor and guide the team reporting
  • Drive adoption best engineering practices in the team and the organization 
  • Deliver high quality, scalable and maintainable code at a fast pace.


Skills & Qualifications

  1. 6+ yrs. relevant experience in consumer tech / or SaaS space.
  2. Tier 1 background (IIT/BITS/IIIT/NIT), Pass-out from 2014 batch or earlier.
  3. Strong Technical Background:  You have strong programming, architecture, DevOps and QA chops. You should have experience working with a diverse engineering stack in a fast-paced environment. 
  4. Biased toward action. You must be able be able to do more with less and turn would-be blockers into opportunities for growth.
  5. Balancing Short Term with Long Term - You have demonstrated strategic execution balancing short term tactical execution with  long term vision. You should be able to adapt quickly as per the demands of situation.
  6. Efficient Execution - You must be persuasive, patient, compassionate and possess exquisite prioritization skills.
  7. Prior management and team-building experience. You'll be managing several direct reports initially and will have the opportunity to scale and build out a high-performing engineering team.
  8. Stakeholder management - You complement product and business owners with finding the right solutions in a timely manner. 
  9. Past entrepreneurial experience is a big plus.


Technical Skills 

  1. Strong grasp of Nodejs/Python stack
  2. Databases/Datastores : Mysql , Redis / Memcache  , Mongo DB
  3. Basic Understanding of Android, iOS, Web Application stacks
  4. One of SQS, RabbitMQ, SNS
  5. Familiarity with AWS and its services including RDS, ECS, EBS, Cloudwatch, ELK, Redshift 
  6. Nice to have - 
    1. Logging : ELK, Cloudwatch.
    2. Frontend : html , css , Javascript
    3. Protocols : HTTP, XMPP, MQTT,, TCP