Junior Product Developer (Indonesia Office)

Geek and proud of it

Our software developers are the builders of great products. By joining our team, you will have the opportunity to create innovative products that have real business or social impact. If you see beauty in your work as a developer and enjoy the satisfaction of seeing your creations improve the lives of people who rely on them, we want you on our team! At Savant Degrees, our vision is to empower the people we work with to turn their dreams into reality. One key ingredient of this is having the right technical minds – and we’re looking for someone like you to fill this role. If you think this is a match made in heaven, read on.

Requirements

  • Living in (or willing to relocate to) Jakarta
  • Fluent in English and Bahasa Indonesia
  • 0-2 years of current, hands-on experience in software and/or web development with a Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent
  • Understands how systems work and how they are architected
  • Asks the right questions and gets things done
  • Learns new things outside work
  • Dreams of contributing to the latest trends in modern technologies
  • Enjoys debating the merits of various technologies
  • Knows at least one MVC web framework
  • Some mobile development experience is a plus
  • Java expertise is also a plus

Responsibilities

    • Co-Ideating Solutions (15%) – Work side-by-side with our consultants to design digital solutions that are sensitive to the needs and behaviours of its users.  This will include activities such as:
      • Defining product objectives by analyzing user requirements; envisioning system features and functionality.
      • Conducting a technical feasibility study by recommending system solutions by comparing advantages and disadvantages of custom development vs purchase alternatives.
      • Designing the technical architecture and project management plans to gear up for implementation and deployment
     
    • Co-Creating Products (70%) – Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to deliver quality products on time, on target and within budget. This will include activities such as:
      • Database design and development
      • Support and accelerate applications development by coordinating requirements, schedules, and activities; contributing to team meetings; troubleshooting development and production problems across multiple environments and operating platforms.
      • Web development using modern MVC frameworks, languages and technology stacks
      • Mobile development either natively or using a hybrid mobile application framework
     
    • Building Up Best Practices (15%) – Document engineering processes and help develop a scalable project framework for future projects.  This will include activities such as:
      • Writing documentation and assistance tools to support users in the long term.
      • Working with peer developers to review technical implementation of projects and identifying areas of improvement.
      • Ensuring best practices are well documented, up-to-date and adhered to on a day-to-day basis;
      • Updating job knowledge by researching new technologies and software products; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining and personal networks;

Where do I start?

If you like our culture and think you have what it takes to be a Savant, send an email to jobs@savantdegrees.com with your cover letter and resume. Please send your documents in .doc, .docx or .pdf format with the file name convention:
[Full name]_[Position applied for].