Backend Web Developer

Job Description

Virtual Labs Engineering and Architecture Division (VLEAD) is looking for competent and experienced backend-web developer to work in the core technologies of Virtual Labs. You will be part of a talented team of engineers that demonstrates superb technical competency for ensuring highest levels of performance and availability of critical infrastructure. The engineering team at Virtual Labs is looking at innovative ways to design, develop and deploy the various applications with high uptime requirements. We are looking for developers who can build high-quality backend modules in compliance with standards, quality guidelines and relevant best practices. Commonly used technologies for Virtual Labs are:

  • OS: Linux/Unix
  • Tools: Redmine (Project Management System), Mediawiki, Emacs (Org-mode)
  • Version control: git

Some of the problems that you can solve as part of the team:

  • Find solutions to complex issues that are unique to our project and integrate them across integration teams.
  • Build low-latency systems and make data-driven decisions.
  • Build intelligent platforms that maximize the value of our offering and helps us proactively reach out to more customers.

We need someone who has good experience in jQuery, database knowledge, python frameworks like flask and web services. Our technology stack is primarily Python with a MySql backend, Javascript, JQuery, HTML, CSS on the frontend. We are looking at someone who has interest in functional programming, Haskell, Scheme and Scala. We follow a technology agnostic approach and adopt the best technology for solving the problem at hand. We have a bias towards action, creative problem solving and a metrics driven mindset. We are a fully open source shop and big believers in contributing back to the community.


  • Backend module development, design and implemention of new features and functionalities.
  • Work closely with front-end developers and customers to ensure an effective, visually appealing, and intuitive implementation.
  • Move to state-of-the-art technologies as demanded by the environment and ensure effective delivery of outcomes.


  • B.Tech or higher in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • 3+ years of relevant backend web development experience is desirable.
  • Cognizance of Python, Python frameworks like Flask, Node.js backend architectures.
  • Experience in functional programming, Haskell, Scheme and Scala languages would be appreciated.
  • Solid foundation in computer science principles with good requirements and design documentation skills.
  • Good problem solving skills with curiosity to explore technology.
  • Quick self learner, proactive team player and an effective communicator.
  • Work experience in designing at least two moderate sized websites with python based backends along with a good understanding of user interface aesthetics would be desirable.

Please apply at

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