Tech Lead - Ad Tech

Mumbai/Gurugaon, India
Full Time
Ad Platform




JioSaavn is South Asia’s leading audio streaming service to access, discover, and listen to favorite songs & Podcasts across languages and genres. We blend digital technology, data analysis (which we have affectionately coined Music Science), and a strong, fearless business acumen to reach all corners of the globe. Our award-winning mobile products, partnerships, innovations and thought leadership have been featured in some of the world’s leading publications, from The New York Times, to The Wall Street Journal, The Economic Times to Forbes, and many more.


At JioSaavn, we ignite passion and performance to work towards a collective goal: creating the perfect mobile entertainment ecosystem that delivers the best possible music experience to millions of listeners around the world. Our default mode is that of perpetual innovation. Together, we form a concerted rhythm that goes beyond borders. We don't just go with the flow, we create it.

JioSaavn offers a dynamic and unconventional work environment, full of fun wholesome experience. We believe creativity and technology blend together like sweet melodies. When you choose JioSaavn, you join a diverse world of high-calibre techies, artists, and inventors hailing from companies like Yahoo!, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google, Qualcomm, HBO, Microsoft, Flipkart, Amazon, Paytm, Quikr etc.

Our value-based, people-first work culture is about empowering every individual in our team to be catalysts for change in this dynamic digital world. Every day is an opportunity to bring your vision to life, and to expand, learn and grow. No idea is left unconsidered. No voice is left unheard.

JioSaavn prides itself on being an equal opportunity employer. We have committed ourselves to creating a safe environment with fair and equal access and opportunities, sans discrimination. We encourage everyone to be open to experiences and perspectives beyond their normal; divergent thinkers create differentiated products, and even better music.

If our vibe matches with yours, we'd love to hear from you.


We are looking for a senior backend developer who is proficient with NodeJs, Python and has an understanding of modern frontend framework ReactJs also. As a senior developer, you should be comfortable around both front-end and back-end coding languages, development frameworks, and third-party libraries. You have to take responsibility to manage a team of developers and key technical people for the product. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and quality products are important.


  • Leading a team of developers both frontend and backend
  • Define code architecture decisions to support a high-performance and scalable product
  • Translating wireframes into high-quality code. And building products from scratch
  • Designing and implementing large-scale databases
  • Handling lifecycles of product releases in collaboration with Product Teams


  • Experience of 6-8 years in relevant field is mandatory
  • Strong knowledge of NodeJS web frameworks like ExpressJS/Restify
  • Prior to Python, preferably Django or automation scripts
  • Thorough understanding of React.js and its core principles (Component Life Cycles/Hooks)
  • Strong knowledge of SQL and NoSQL databases. MySql, MongoDB
  • Familiarity with AWS/Azure cloud services and NIX system commands
  • Experience with code versioning tools like Git/SVN


  • Big data (Hive/Trino) experiences. Both DDL and DML knowledge
  • ETL job management tools like Airflow
  • Setting up ELBs and Reverse Proxys like Apache/Nginx
  • Strong knowledge with Rest API framework
  • Understanding of API Governance


At JioSaavn, we blur work and play, and you get all the perks of a global company. You will get to work with a dynamic group of entrepreneurs, who are delivering results and working zealously to make a difference in the way the world experiences music.


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