Career

Piktochart is a startup that deals with information and graphics. Our team members have an average age of 26 years old and we are largely based in an island north of Malaysia, called Penang. We like having fun in what we do, we are young and we also love innovation.

Piktochart team is looking for a solid Javascript developer who loves writing Javascript from scratch.

Here is a list of things/people you would find in Piktochart

  • No two people are the same. We’re all incredibly different (24 people), spanning from 6 different countries
  • We’re all overcomers and find ways to overcome challenges instead of complaining
  • We’re all passionate, helpful and willing to help one another. We can be incredibly independent but yet prefer to work in teams because the work load gets lighter, right? ;)
  • Crazy about a great variety of things: painting, futsal, badminton, karaoke, foosball and etc
  • We work really hard but also have a lot of work-life balance and spend a lot of time with our families

Here are some things we are looking for:

  • 2+ years of front end application development experience in JavaScript
  • Expertise in JavaScript fundamentals, HTML5, CSS3, and web technologies
  • Attention to detail, passion for writing great code
  • Someone who picks things up quickly and contributes to everyone’s learning

We are looking for ROR developer who has the ability and mentality to get things done.

Here is a list of things/people you would find in Piktochart

  • No two people are the same. We’re all incredibly different (24 people), spanning from 6 different countries
  • We’re all overcomers and find ways to overcome challenges instead of complaining
  • We’re all passionate, helpful and willing to help one another. We can be incredibly independent but yet prefer to work in teams because the work load gets lighter, right? ;)
  • Crazy about a great variety of things: painting, futsal, badminton, karaoke, foosball and etc
  • We work really hard but also have a lot of work-life balance and spend a lot of time with our families

Here are some things we are looking for:

  • 2+ years of front end application development experience in ROR
  • Expertise in ROR fundamentals, PHP and web technologies
  • Attention to tough problem solving on authentication, improving the general architecture, adding new features on the back end to give greater flexibility to the app and allow different levels of access for various group of users
  • Someone who picks things up quickly and contributes to everyone’s learning

This is a challenging and exciting role for you server/database admins out there. Piktochart is a growing startup and we work to serve our users so that they can create info graphics on a daily basis with ease. These are some of the things we believe you will be working on:

  • Passion for performance, high availability, and scalability
  • Deploy, monitor, and scale infrastructure (efficiency, availability, performance and cost effectiveness of our high load platform)
  • Maintain and grow a production environment in a way that makes the system increasingly maintainable
  • Knowledge in web application security
  • Knowledge in backup/restore operations
  • Able to implement continuous integration/delivery
  • Participate in service capacity planning and demand forecasting, software performance analysis, and system tuning.
  • Setting up infrastructure on Amazon Web Services (AWS) – EC2, RDS, S3, Cloudfront, etc
  • Experience with code deployment in Production environment and open source tools like Puppet/Chef, Git, Capistrano. Ability to improve the process as needed.
  • Requires high self-learning ability.
  • Ability to manage multiple issues at once and keep your team updated on what’s going on

Preferred Skills

  • 2 years system administration experience in a distributed Unix/Linux environment, preferably Ubuntu
  • Linux server
  • Bash scripting
  • Nginx
  • Mysql, Redis, Memcached
  • Amazon AWS
  • Chef/Puppet
  • Haproxy / Nagios / Statd / graphite
  • Knowledge of Ruby on Rails, Javascript, php
  • Capistrano
  • Experience with Agile practices (Scrum, Kanban)