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Software Engineer

Singapore, Central Singapore, SingaporeEngineering

Job description

Are you ready for a life and career defining personal & professional challenge?



‘Empowering people to live their passions’

Aaqua is a refreshingly new social experience built around people, purpose and passions.
We bring like-minded people, fans, icons, creators and brands together in communities - blending epic original ~content, ~initiatives and epic physical events - centred around M.A.G.I.C. 

(M.usic, A.rts & Entertainment, G.ames, I.nterests and C.ommunity).
Our philosophy is to empower people to live their passions in a safe place, with relevant engagement, genuine transparency and a democratised value system.



Your purpose

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As a truly passionate engineer, you are destined to build a great experience for the members on our platform.


Your community

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You will be a member of the Aaqua Tech team, working closely with the product owner and your engineering colleagues in your cross-functional squad to deliver the next great thing.

Meet the team

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Connect with our team members via our LinkedIn page!

Your focus

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Your contribution will include:

  • Work closely with the other engineers in your squad, the product owner and the other teams to continuously deliver high-quality, maintainable, scalable and production-ready software
  • Uphold best practices in engineering, security, quality and design
  • Implement components given the requirements based upon analysis by the product owners
  • Cover your code with the necessary test automation
  • Set up the necessary CI/CD pipelines to deliver your code to production in a fully automated way
  • Take full responsibility for the things you build and deliver to production by making sure that, together with the SRE team, the right monitoring and alerting is in place
  • Perform root cause analysis, based on feedback from our members, our monitoring systems and metrics
  • Enjoy being a generalist working on user interfaces, front end, multiple programming languages, and anything it takes to solve problems and delight users
  • Uphold best practices in engineering, security, and design
  • Attention to detail and user experience
  • Take pride in working on projects to successful completion involving a wide variety of technologies and systems
  • Enjoy working with a diverse group of people, with a different technical background and focus
  • Building and improving our web based, data-driven dashboards and campaign tools
  • Build and maintain our web version of the product
  • Contribute and add value across the entire codebase
  • Creating, maintaining and shipping end-to-end social media related features
  • Collaborating with designers to develop beautiful interfaces that look great and run smoothly
  • Work on our public and private APIs for making data accessible in a secure and performant manner
  • Occasionally support the API team on API development
  • Work with data engineers and scientists to visualise and interact with complex data sets


Job requirements

Tech stack you could be working with

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Your journey

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Ideally your career journey to date will have given you experience in or exposure to the following:

  • You have an academic degree (BSc or MSc) in computer science or a related field, complemented with a minimum of 5 years of working experience.
  • You have deep experience programming in Java. Python and Javascript are a big plus.
  • You have knowledge about the Java ecosystems, know which packages to use for which tasks and which modules/libraries are accepted industry standards.
  • You can properly structure your code supporting long term maintainability.
  • You have extensive knowledge about the Java tooling with respect to building, correctness testing and checking code quality and code coverage of the tests
  • Familiarity with AWS
  • Experience with event driven architecture especially Kafka queues
  • Microservice development using Java (Spring Boot)
  • Experience with NoSQL databases like DynamoDB, MongoDB
  • Knowledge of version control through git is essential.
  • You have experience in refactoring code to improve code structure.
  • You have experience with profiling code to find bottlenecks and propose performance improvements.
  • You know your way around the Linux operating system.
  • You can work independently and take matters into your own hands.
  • The ability to quickly learn new technologies and successfully implement them is essential.
  • Work experience with Docker
  • Work experience with CircleCI or other CI/CD tools
  • Work experience in distributed computation frameworks (Kafka, Spark, Hadoop ecosystem).
  • Work experience in Graph databases.
  • Notions of machine learning and data mining.


What you'll get

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Why work with us?

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At AAQUA, we are committed to real economic value distribution and this extends to our people. AAQUA is creating a work culture that caters to all your YOU's. Our total rewards package is highly attractive, with generous compensation, options programmes, comprehensive medical coverage and workplace flexibility. 


Developing our people is a given and the exposure your will get at AAQUA will see you always evolving, creating opportunities for rapid career advancement. By putting our 'members first' (that includes YOU), you will deliver the unexpected every day. AAQUA's agile focus drives collaboration, ideation and allows you to be your true self, empowers our people and delivers a passionate and fun team. 


AAQUA is a diverse and inclusive culture. We want our people to be reflective of our members and commit to a non- discriminatory culture that does not judge by; age, gender, sexual orientation and gender reassignment, race and colour, disability, religion and beliefs, pregnancy and family responsibilities, education level and all of your YOU's.

Humans of AAQUA

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Singapore, Central Singapore, Singapore
Engineering

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Singapore, Central Singapore, Singapore
Engineering