Title: Full Stack Engineer (One-Year Fellowship)

Company: The Caravan

Location: Delhi, India

Experience: 2 to 4 years

Deadline: 07 September 2019

Company Description: As the country’s leading publication devoted to narrative journalism, The Caravan occupies a singular position among Indian magazines. Its stories present a unique mix of detailed reportage and lively and vivid writing, with a commitment to the art of storytelling, whether the subject be politics, culture, business or art.

The Caravan is published by the Delhi Press Group, one of India’s leading publishers. Started in 1939, Delhi Press today publishes 33 magazines in 10 languages.

Primary Responsibilities:

· Build and deploy highly scalable apps and integrated solutions.

· Create the best possible user-experience using latest Front-end technologies.

· Supporting existing applications, debugging problems, and fixing issues.

· Build and maintain robust API infrastructure for standard integration with new FullContact features, products and third-party services.

· Write high quality code, perform unit & integration tests.

· Continuously improve code quality, product execution and customer delight.

· Act on user feedback to constantly improve features.


· Bachelor’s or Master's degree in Computer Science or a similar discipline.

· Very good understanding of data structures, algorithms and design patterns.

· Experience in working on AWS/GCP and GIT environments.

· Full stack engineer with 2+ years of hands-on experience working on one or more front end Web technologies

· Comfortable coding in JavaScript

· Proficient in HTML/CSS, and JavaScript frameworks like ReactJS, AngularJS

· Experience in CSS frameworks such as SASS or Tailwind CSS

· Ability to implement RESTful APIs using languages such as Node.js

· Exposure to Microservice Architecture

· Some experience integrating with internal and third-party APIs

· Ability to understand UX designs and convert them into functional interfaces.

· Comfortable moving between different technologies, programming languages, and eager to learn and take on new challenges.

Candidates should display an ability to work collaboratively in a team and in alignment with The Caravan’s editorial and creative vision. They must exhibit efficiency and an ability to prioritise and plan ahead effectively in a fast-paced news environment.

The Delhi office is a small shop, and therefore requires team players with a willingness to be flexible. This is a full-time fellowship, for the duration of one year. Night, holiday, and weekend work may be required.

Candidates from marginalised social groups are encouraged to apply.

To Apply:

Please send in your résumé, covering letter including two references with names and contact information to our executive editor Dr. Vinod K Jose at [email protected], with the subject line “Full Stack Engineer (Fellow), The Caravan—2019”.