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Job Description

Responsibilities of a Senior Software Engineer:

  • You will be working with a team of experienced software engineers, developing the user facing product that provides Conversation Intelligence features

  • You will be primarily working with backend technologies, though you will have the opportunity to cross-train into frontend tech (React, Typescript, D3) if interested in doing so

  • You’ll be working in an existing code base written in Kotlin, with Postgres and Elasticsearch for data

  • You will have ownership over major product features, yet work closely enough with other team members to avoid major “silos of knowledge”

  • You will work collaboratively with other software engineers and product owners to help see features through from idea to release


You will be successful in this role if:

  • You are a highly motivated coder with at least 5+ years of professional experience.

  • You have a passion for building well-designed, readable and performant software

  • You have a solid understanding of JVM development, either with experience using Kotlin as a backend language, or Java/Scala (from which it is easy to cross train)

  • You are comfortable writing and working with SQL

  • You are a strong communicator

  • You enjoy collaboration, yet are an independent thinker and producer

  • You have expertise you are willing to share with the team, and are open to learning from the expertise of others on the team.

  • You can provide constructive coding and architecture feedback

  • You have an interest and desire to stay informed of the latest technology and approaches

Nice-to-have technical skills:

  • Prior experience with ElasticSearch (or Solr)

  • Python experience


Great talent deserves even greater compensation. CoDev provides several benefits that you can enjoy as soon as you join our growing team. We take pride in delighting you with what you deserve.

  • Remote Setup

  • Advance Christmas Bonus

  • Utility Stipend

  • Anticipate a regularization increase on your 6th month

  • One Time Signing Bonus amounting to of Php 20,000

  • Client Retention Incentives amounting to Php 30,000

  • Annual salary increase based on your performance

  • Tax-Free allowances incorporated in your pay

  • Employee health is our top priority, so everyone gets a Medical and Life Insurance package on your 3rd month with us plus 2 dependents

  • We offer salary loans with 0% interest, payable in 2 months

  • Provide an opportunity for self-improvements like access to online training sites such as Udemy, Pluralsight, and other resources. Plus, training reimbursement to the online course or program you choose!

  • Leave credits you can enjoy for vacation and travels with family because we believe that work-life balance matters!

  • Company events and parties celebrated such as our huge Anniversary and Christmas Parties and of course seasonal events such as Valentines, Halloween and so much more

  • Team outing and lunches every now and then to promote camaraderie in the team

  • Sports tournaments such as basketball, badminton, foosball, etc. are held yearly so you can showcase your sporty side!


  • Job Information

  • Industry
  • Computer Software
  • Office Locations
  • Work Setup
  • Work from home until further notice