Backend Engineer

Taipei / KKTIX - Engineering / Permanent

KKTIX is one of the few ticket sales platforms that can sell large-scale high user-traffic concerts in Taiwan. It is also a SaaS event management platform that allows organizers to host and sell tickets for their programs and activities. Furthermore, it takes first place on the average number of tickets sold per second in Taiwan. KKTIX is committed to helping organizers organize their events business more efficiently and helping customers find out various exciting activities online. KKTIX owns two Apps on Google Play and App Store for users/organizers to explore events and perform event check-in. One of them is KKTIX, and the other is KKTIX Manager. 


  • Responsible to develop and maintain KKTIX web service, including web/mobile web/in-app webpage, RESTful APIs
  • Integrate gateways, smart home devices, and APIs.
  • Work closely with both front-end developers and app developers
  • Write self-documented code and complete test cases
  • Continuously refactor code bases and optimize its performance
  • Design and develop micro-services to form a large-scale ticketing services
  • Requirements:

  • 2+ years experience with web development
  • Experience in Ruby on Rails or Go
  • Experience in RDBMS (would be better if you have used PostgreSQL)
  • Strong knowledge of HTTP and network performance in Web Browser
  • Familiar with RSpec and Capybara
  • Familiar with the UNIX-like development environment
  • Experience in Git and GitHub (would be better if you could provide your GitHub account for the reference)
  • Passionate about new technologies and development models
  • Strong initiative and enthusiasm
  • Self-discipline
  • Good communication skill and team-work spirit
  • Strong technical English
  • On-call rotation due to important events could be required
  • Nice To Have:

  • Experience in Sass, Compass, and Bootstrap
  • Experience in Front-End JavaScript, jQuery, DOM API and HTML5 API
  • Experience in building API Services
  • Experience in Javascript/CoffeeScript
  • Experience in Web Front-End Testing
  • Experience in Open Source Projects/Communities
  • Experience in large-scale services and distributed systems
  • Familiarity with Amazon Web Services / Google Cloud Platform
  • It is good to show us your previous work which you are proud of, or piece of code you’ve contributed to any open-source projects
  • Experience with agile development
  • Strong knowledge of HTML and CSS
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