Software Engineer

Hivekind offers a variety of web application development services. We follow industry best practices when writing software, utilizing techniques such as pair-programming, code review, and automated code quality evaluation. We love agile development and prefer to use Scrum in our projects. We are currently seeking skilled Software Engineers to join our team.

Seniority and Salary

  • We are hiring candidates at both mid and senior levels.
  • Salaries will be offered according to ability and experience and can range from MYR 108,000 to MYR 233,400 annually.

About the Role

  • You’ll be a member of a small team of developers that deliver product increments in an agile setting.
  • You’ll help your team by producing quality work through planning sessions, pair programming, code review, and the use of code quality metrics.
  • You’ll help improve technical processes so that the whole team stays productive.
  • You’ll look for and take opportunities to help the team become stronger and more experienced.
  • You’ll be comfortable talking extemporaneously about team status and progress with a variety of stakeholders when needed.

About You

  • Above all else, you’re a developer. You love code and coding.
  • You love to talk about the nuances and trade-offs of implementation approaches.
  • You dabble in the cutting-edge and debate with others in technical communities without losing sight of the value of stable and proven technologies.
  • You take pride in providing a quality solution, whether it be in coding style, test coverage, or the correctness of the product.
  • You like to get to know about peripheral disciplines which help you achieve quality, like QA, Project/Product Management, UI/UX Design.
  • You derive satisfaction from assisting others around you. Your team members hold great respect for your work and your conduct. Additionally, others in the organization perceive you as a helpful resource and a problem solver.
  • You don’t mind speaking out when you believe there are better options to follow, but you are open to other points of view and understand making compromises is part of running a project.
  • You like pushing projects forward and are always on the lookout for creative ways to do so.

Skills and Requirements

  • For mid-level positions, candidates should have three or more years of experience in web application development, with at least one year working with Laravel or Ruby on Rails. For senior positions, candidates should have six or more years of experience in web application development, with at least three years working with Laravel or Ruby on Rails.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Good temperament, a genuine enjoyment of working as a team, and of helping others grow.
  • Relevant technical experience with some or all of the following: JavaScript ecosystem, React.js, PostgreSQL, Redis.

Perks and Benefits

  • Remote-first culture. We practice remote-first, which means flexible working hours, freedom to manage your schedule, and a home-office support budget.
  • If you prefer an office environment, we offer office space for you to work in. This is especially useful if you don't want to work from home or if you prefer the routine of an office setting. Additionally, we provide free lunch every day for all individuals who come in.
  • Supportive colleagues and guidance on career growth paths and professional development.
  • Education and wellness. An allocated amount to spend each month on educational material and wellness services.
  • Comprehensive medical insurance and a dental/optical allowance.
  • A laptop (16-inch MacBook Pro or equivalent) will be supplied for carrying out your work.
  • Employment Passes can be obtained for non-Malaysians wishing to work with us in Malaysia.

How to Apply

If you would like to apply for this position, please send an email introducing yourself and attaching your resume to: careers@hivekind.com.

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