Field Buzz is looking for talented engineers experienced in Django or Android  for our Dhaka office to join our friendly team.

  • Job title: Support Engineer (You will be working only in Backend or Android based on your preference, not both)
  • Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Positions: 4
  • Experience Level: Fresher (but we prefer candidates with previous part-time or freelance project experience)
  • Salary: 18K-25K
  • Deadline for application: April 15.
  • We are not biased to any specific gender/race/religion and believe in equal opportunity

For this position, we are looking for candidates with basic understanding of Python, Django, HTML, CSS, Javascript if you want to work in the backend team or Java and Android if you want to work in the Android team. Candidates should be willing to push themselves to learn more and challenge themselves. To succeed with us, you will need to be a good team player, take responsibility of your work. A Support Engineer will work under the supervision of the core team members, so there will be scope to learn from senior team members. You should preferably have completed a degree in any one of Bangladesh’s engineering university programmes, although we will also consider other candidates with great skills and experience.

Responsibilities if you are applying for the backend team:

  • Basic view rendering in Python Django (modifying existing view, add/modify existing fields, buttons, images etc in the view).
  • Testing and documenting RESTful API developed in Django.
  • Front end design using HTML, JS, CSS (knowledge of AngularJS/React will be preferred).
  • Javascript debugging (in browser console) and Django debugging to find out bug from a well documented specific error/bug report.
  • Help senior engineers completing a task within deadline.

Responsibilities if you are applying for the Android team:

  • Application’s user interface design and improvements.
  • Testing features, business logics and updates
  • Debugging reported problems and write the findings
  • Solving superficial problems
  • Help senior engineers completing a task within deadline.

We have developed “last mile” sales solutions for several well-known clients, including Unilever (in Colombia and Ethiopia), Danone (in Bangladesh) and PSI (in Myanmar). Our software can also track rural supply chains, e.g. coffee deliveries from smallholder farmers in Uganda, Tanzania, Brazil, Kenya, Mexico, Honduras for Neumann Kaffee Gruppe, the world’s largest coffee-trading group. For the German Development Bank KfW we have adapted our software for remote monitoring of infrastructure projects in Afghanistan, Mali, Nepal, Iraq and Egypt (so far, with more countries & projects to come…). We are also helping the biggest NGO of the world, Brac to digitize their micro-finance activities in Rwanda and hopefully more countries in coming months.

Benefits of working with Field Buzz

  • 5 working days (45 work-hours per week including lunch. We try our best to maintain work-life balance.)
  • Knowledge sharing environment
  • First hand experience of working with wide range of users from semi-literate to multinational corporates
  • Generous leave policy
  • Lunch, snacks are provided by office. Unlimited tea/coffee
  • Two festival bonus (and salary ALWAYS gets credited before the end of the month)
  • Yearly performance review. For deserving candidates, will be able to promote to Junior Software Engineer.
  • We love smashing ping pong ball over a table tennis board 🙂

We can offer you an exciting career opportunity in our fast-moving, fun startup! We are growing strongly, already in 14+ countries, so if you think that you can enjoy working under time-pressure on mission-critical IT solutions for some of the largest organizations in the world including BRAC, Unilever, UNDP, Munich Re, The Global Fund, Aga Khan Foundation, KfW, CARE and others, please send us your CV to career[AT] ([AT] means @) and we will arrange an interview with you. Please follow the below instructions while sending the email:

  • Your email subject must be in this format: Applying for Support Engineer [mention your preference here: Android or Backend] role at Field Buzz. For example if you are applying in the backend, subject will be “Applying for Support Engineer [Backend] role at Field Buzz”.
  • Your resume must be in PDF format. We do not accept resume in any other file format.
  • Your email body must contain at least 100 words about yourself, any link to SO/Github/blog or any projects you consider your best work (can be academic or professional).

How we will hire

  • Based on email cover letter (yes that minimum 100 words paragraph you need to write in your email body) we will shortlist your resume.
  • Based on your resume, we will invite you for a virtual interview.
  • Based on your performance in the virtual interview you will be called for an on-site 15 minutes Q/A session.
  • Based on your over all performance, we will hire you!