Impact Terra
Country : Myanmar
  • Full-time

CTO (Tech lead)

IMPACT TERRA is a fast growing start up technology company. We at IMPACT TERRA develop and implement mobile solutions for farmers, agribusinesses and other agricultural stakeholders. Our mission is to improve the livelihoods of rural population and improve food security and safety. We use smartphones and our proprietary mobile app platform to support millions of farmers, retailers, and other users in their daily business and information requirements. As Myanmar is leapfrogging from no to full connectivity and 100% smartphone use, we believe we can have an incredible positive impact on the lives of millions of people. We work with NGOs, CSOs and other parties to provide users with the information they need. Our Golden Paddy platform (“Shwe Thee Nhan”) provides users with an easy-to-use visual interface and real-time and targeted content such as weather forecast, input product prices, crop market prices, product information, farming best practices, news, risk announcements, financing and more.

Responsibilities

CTO

We are looking for a motivated, hard-working, social and technically strong CTO. As CTO you will be the linking pin between the technical and operationally side of our venture. You will be responsible for further designing and developing our apps as well as optimizing the platform and its contents. Therefore, you will work closely with our developers, content team, distribution team and Impact Terra’s management. You are required to lead a team of up to 5 developers and develop code yourself.

 

Your Responsibilities

  • Improve our CMS
  • Update existing APIs and develop new APIs for
    • single/multiple page web based application & dashboards
    • android applications as well as management tools
  • Further develop our android apps
  • Improve the stability and security of the platform
  • Define, develop and deploy the latest technologies for enhancing the performance of our platform

Requirements

Technical skills and experiences

  • Minimum of four years working experience
  • Excellent knowledge of Ruby on rails
  • Strong knowledge of Javascript, CSS, Bootstrap, HTML5 and JQuery
  • Excellent API development knowledge: creating and consuming
    • Memcache or any similar caching experience
    • JSON
    • Optimization of response time for each API
    • Experience in controlling user sessionsExperience in building admin panels
    • Experience in handling background workers and jobs
    • Preferred: Good knowledge of server technologies such as Heroku and AWS
  • Strong Postgres Database knowledge
  • Experience in caching
  • Experience with REST and JSON; XML and SOAP knowledge is a bonus
  • Previous experience of code management and versioning
  • Previous experience in building a strong system architecture
  • Preferred: good knowledge of Android development

Soft skills

  • Strong in English language
  • Able to lead a team of developers
  • Able to develop and self-manage projects
  • Highly motivated to learn quickly and pick up new skills
  • Well organized and able to prioritize deliverables in order to meet deadlines
  • Team player
  • Initiative and solution focused
  • Entrepreneurial mindset

Why join us?

  • We help improve the lives of millions in Myanmar!
  • We develop a platform that does not exist anywhere in the world – this is your chance to build something unique!
  • You will grow with our venture and learn at a very fast pace
  • We promote our people based on performance and increase responsibilities and compensation regularly
  • We offer trainings and work outside Myanmar for excellent staff

Applications

Resume, transcripts of University grades and motivation letter can be send to impact@impactterra.com


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