Full Stack Software Engineer - Chinese Market

Have an amazing adventure!

  • Want an Engineering job where you can make significant achievements?
  • Can you build technology that Chinese consumers really like?
  • Want the chance to work in a supportive environment with Engineers from around the World?

If so, Agoda is the place for you! Join our exciting new innovation team at the start of something big! Agoda is an award-winning website and one of the fastest-growing online hotel platforms worldwide; we’re also the biggest pure ‘Tech’ company in Thailand.

Primary language requirements:- English. This is the business language spoken in the office.

This exciting opportunity is full-time, permanent based in Bangkok, Thailand.

Our Engineers describe Agoda as interesting, challenging, fun, friendly and supportive. In short, the kind of environment where you get license and ownership to produce your best work!

In essence you’ll be responsible for the complete scope, design, build and testing of products and features for one of Asia’s fastest growing e-commerce websites. As a part of the Agoda team, you will be exposed to numerous innovative technologies in the fields of data-processing, big data, efficient data storage structures, recommender systems / machine learning, natural language processing, and many more. Whichever technology we work with, it must operate at the performance needs of a hyper-scale infrastructure operating at thousands of requests per second.

We work from 9am - 6pm most days in the centre of Bangkok, within the offices at Central World complex. The City is very modern and the Engineering Team has expats from over 70 countries around the World - true Engineering experts. We value your contribution and give you the chance to work on some amazing projects designed to appeal to the Chinese Consumers who are looking to travel and book their hotels through Agoda.com 

the salary pays very favourably and you would likely live in a City Centre Condo with swimming pool as living costs are very affordable. We have employed many Engineers from China, Taiwan and surrounding areas and would welcome your application for the position.

About you:

We’re looking for exceptional Engineers with an amazing breadth and depth of technology expertise! If you’re the kind of person that looks at the bigger picture and want to build something that has a real impact on the end user Agoda is the place for you.

  • Ability to see the big picture but still love to code!
  • Broad fully-rounded full stack Engineering experience
  • Strong backend Engineering expertise (C# .Net / Java / Scala) OR you can be efficient in PHP if you have amazing browser based front end skills and frameworks knowledge e.g. React / Angular / Knockout.js
  • Strong frontend web development skills are highly desirable (but not absolutely essential)
  • Knowledge of core architectural elements of e-commerce websites
  • You’ll be able to describe in great detail the SDLC, all factors that impact your end build and relish the prospect of a job that enables you to do that day in, day out
  • And when we start talking about performance, security, unit testing and automation? Well that’s music to your ears…
  • Excellent written and spoken Cantonese or Mandarin language skills
  • Conversational English language skills (written and spoken)

Interested?

Get in touch and apply now!

Doubtless you’ll have many unanswered questions; we’d expect nothing less… after all an enquiring mind is what we’re looking for. But fear not there’s plenty of chance to discuss when we talk.

With relocation support and visa sponsorship available we’ve got you covered. English language lessons available to improve your international business skills


See Inside the Office of Agoda

As one of the fastest-growing online hotel platforms, Agoda is transforming travel for millions of customers around the globe. With its web and mobile products that combine local knowledge and connections to provide the best deals for business and leisure travelers, Agoda strives to make travel affordable, accessible, and easily available to its worldwide customer base.


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