Compass Software Engineer (Backend)

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Compass is hiring for the position of Software Engineer (Backend) – Marketing Center. For insights, practice materials and more such updates related to off-campus drives and internship drives be active on our website.

Compass is building the first modern end-to-end real estate platform by integrating agents, buyers and sellers through technology. Before Compass, no one has achieved the blend of the Natural Intelligence that hundreds of thousands of enterprising real estate agents bring to this market, with the Artificial Intelligence that cloud, mobile and AI technologies enable.

We are excited to announce the opening of our new world class office at Financial District, Hyderabad. The new office will help with the expansion and growth of Compass engineering and will have a huge impact in bringing us closer towards our mission of helping everyone find their place in the world.

India Development centre is the result of the vision of Joseph Sirosh who is a Silicon valley pioneer and the vision is being propelled further into a fast growing and expanding growth centre by Dr. Jaideep Ganguly who heads the Compass India Development Centre.

As one of the fastest growing technology companies of our generation, in an industry larger than any other, we have an opportunity and obligation to build a world-class engineering team and the operating platform that will transform the real estate industry. In 2019 we tripled the size of our Product & Engineering team, and are searching for creative and inspiring colleagues at all levels of the engineering organization to join us as we continue to expand in 2020.

At Compass, our mission is to help everyone find their place in the world. This means we continually celebrate the diverse community different individuals cultivate. As an equal opportunity employer, we stay true to our mission by ensuring that our place can be anyone’s place. Our entrepreneurship principles bind us together and inform how we tackle the tremendous challenges ahead.

LocationHyderabad, India


The Marketing Center team is responsible for key technology products in the suite of Compass real estate tools. This is the team that is building an industry leading digital marketing software. Marketing themselves and marketing their properties is a key success criteria for our customers – real estate agents. We are changing the way our customers do marketing in the current times taking advantage of social media, mobile, AI and vast amounts of data and insights, and turning tedious and mundane marketing tasks into simple, beautiful and effective marketing material and techniques that everyone loves.

As an engineer on the team you will work on a brand new content generator service written in Go and backed by a Postgres DB. This service will automatically generate rich marketing content based on a well defined API of inputs and via leveraging accompanying ML services in our ecosystem. You will be in charge of building the service using distributed systems architecture and will have input into the definition of the API interfaces and Schemas that back the service. There will be heavy emphasis on performance and concurrent programming for all work conducted on the team, as well as a heavy emphasis on unit and integration tests written in Kronos. Finally, you will gain expertise in Docker and Kubernetes for the purpose of deployment, orchestration, and networking of all services.

At Compass You Will

  • Build, develop and scale our platform that powers real estate agents, buyers and sellers
  • Be a domain expert on real estate technology and products and an empathetic partner to our customers
  • Inspire, recruit and mentor your engineering colleagues
  • Operate in a scalable engineering culture that leverages modern principles of decoupled systems and automated CI/CD/testing/monitoring to drive efficiencies
  • Work closely with Product, Design, User research and product marketing

What We Look For

  • BS in CS or EE or equivalent
  • Proven track record working in top talent and high performance environments
  • Experience working on large scale and distributed computing systems in rapid growth environments
  • Solid programming skills; preferred experience in Java, GO, or Python
  • Experience with modern web frameworks, advanced algorithms/data intelligence, public cloud platforms and streaming data pipelines
  • Familiarity with containerization, microservices architecture, continuous integration and delivery
  • Experience with multiple well-known products throughout their life cycles, from idea conception to product release and maintenance
  • 3+ years experience preferred but we are hiring at all levels