Coherent (HK)

Coherent (HK) - Back-end Engineer

Mid Level
Hong Kong
Back-end Engineer
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About Us

Coherent is a Hong Kong insurtech startup that builds products to improve transparency, speed and efficiency throughout the insurance buying process, empowering insurers, brokers and agents to deliver superior customer experience.

Founded in 2016 with over 60 team members in Hong Kong and Shanghai, we build next-generation solutions to solve the toughest challenges that insurers and intermediaries face on a daily basis.

Who we're looking for

We are looking for Back-end Engineers who wants to be part of a growing InsurTech and use their technology skills and imagination to shake things up in the traditional Insurance business ecosystem. You will work with like-minded peers to develop an outstanding product portfolio and will thrive in an environment where you can achieve personal development success.

We are ideally looking for candidates with a minimum of 3 - 5 years’ experience in back-end architecture or DevOps. You will be:

  • Passionate about cutting-edge technologies
  • Proactive and open-minded
  • Problem-solver and fast-learner
  • Strong sense of responsibility
  • Demonstrates technical expertise and willingness to mentor junior staff

What you will be doing
  • Experience of working with .NET / C# in a commercial environment
  • Builds, codes, tests, maintain high quality software
  • Participates in Agile sprints and ceremonies; supports rapid iteration and development
  • Translates user requirements into software requirements
  • Work closely with teammates and help each other to grow through the form of code review, regular sharing sessions and project retrospectives, etc.
  • Responsible for designing, developing, testing, maintaining and improving application APIs as a member of a team, works across key data, orchestration, rules and transactional stacks through the entire application and system development life cycle
Who you are
  • 3 – 5+ years’ experience developing and launching web apps into a production environment with expertise in back-end frameworks like .Net Core, C# or Python/Django
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline
  • Passionate about designing and writing quality software
  • Comfortable working with databases and data design (relational or NoSQL)
  • Designed and built scalable API architecture and interfaces
  • Ability to write well-structured code that is efficient, reusable, scalable, and testable
  • Highly flexible and comfortable working with ambiguity, frequently changing deadlines, and minimal supervision
  • Fluency in English is required. Fluency or knowledge of Cantonese and Mandarin Chinese will be highly desirable
What we offer
  • What we offer is a promise: No unnecessary governance, no politics and no bureaucracy – our culture and working spirit is real and authentic.

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