Backend Developer - Intern - 6 month
- HSR Fly Over, HSR Layout, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
- Employees can work remotely
Lokal- India's biggest local content platform Founded by IIT-Bombay and IIT- Kharagpur graduates Vipul Chaudhary and Janipasha, Lokal(A Behtar Technology Private Limited product) delivers local news and content in native languages through mobile application. Lokal is operational in districts of Telangana , Andhrapradesh and Tamilnadu with a 4.8M downloads till date 1.2M+ users. Behtar Technology Pvt Ltd is funded by top venture capital firms across the world and from India
You'll work as a part of Lokal's Software development team and develop applications to extend and improve Lokal's product offerings. You get to build features end-to-end while also integrating the same with our existing stack. Some examples have been mentioned below. During this internship you will develop a solid understanding of the Software Development process, learn about web applications, databases, along with a technical fascination of how stuff fits together.
You will be working with a team of experienced and innovative developers, designers and product managers.
Spelling and Grammar check for Indian languages
Document similarity detection system to weed out copied articles.
Automate Lokal's content distribution across social media channels.
Universal search engine for the app
Currently pursuing a Bachelor's, Master's in Computer Science or a related technical field. (2nd year and above)
Coding experience in Python
Familiarity with databases (ElasticSearch is a plus) and data engineering.
Previous projects of web based applications
Apply if you can work fulltime for 6 months.