The NowFloats platform enables businesses to get a location-tagged, active, online presence within minutes and using SMS or APPs. NowFloats was founded in 2012 and already has 2,00,000+ customers that range from your neighbourhood store to Fortune 500, and is one of the fastest growing local content discovery platforms’ globally.
NowFloats was founded by an experienced and diverse team, which has previously worked in Microsoft, GE and Saatchi & Saatchi. NowFloats has filed for 6 patents and remains a deeply tech/geeky organization. NowFloats is funded by Mumbai Angels, Blume Ventures and Omidyar Network. NowFloats has strategic partnerships with Google, Verisign and Microsoft.
NowFloats has been recognized for its innovation, winning the Microsoft BizSpark Challenge 2012 and subsequently being incubated at MS Ventures. NowFloats has been featured in Economic Times, CNBC, Entrepreneur, TheNextWeb, TechAsia, and YourStory.in among other recognitions which include NASSCOM EMERGE 50, TechCrunch and Best App by Google.
Responsibilities Work on the backend for the Messaging and Chat module of Lookup Work on Search and recommendation API’s, which will be presented to the consumers Work with the app and UI/UX team to improve the experience for the consumers, by providing faster and better search results and relevant listing Requirements Experience developing real-time messaging systems Experience writing REST APIs using Spring Experience with messaging frameworks like RabbitMQ, ZeroMQ, Akka Experience with message routing Experience with Websockets Spring, Redis Bonus Points Experience/Knowledge in Akka
Responsibilities Design and develop notification system for Lookup Develop high volume real-time email and app notification systems Requirements 2 - 4 years of experience Experience with messaging frameworks, like RabbitMQ, ZeroMQ, Kafka, etc Experience developing high volume backend systems Preferred Skill Set Spring Redis, RMQ, SQS MySQL, Elasticsearch Bonus points - Akka, Scala