Software Engineer - Frontend (Mumbai)

Mumbai, Maharashtra   |   Full time

Turtlemint is a technology platform ( that facilitates the consumers in their entire

process of searching, decision-making and buying insurance. We help the user make an informed

decision by presenting the insurance jargon in a simplified language and letting them compare the

policies to arrive at a suitable choice. In addition, we recommend our users the best products in the

market that most meet their needs by giving a match score corresponding to the priorities given. If

that’s not sufficient, the user can always seek guidance from our advisors on chat, email or call.

Effectively, we make smooth and transparent what used to be a tedious process earlier.

Turtlemint is founded by graduates of IIT/IIM and ex-employees of top companies like ICICI Lombard,

Yahoo, eBay, and Quikr. We are a well-funded startup, backed by leading Venture Capitalists, and began

our business operations in September 2015. We strongly believe that as a technology-led company we

can truly disrupt the “old economy” financial services businesses, a multi-billion-dollar industry in India.

Turtlemint promises to offer an intellectually enriching and fun work environment, and an opportunity

to work with smart and dedicated colleagues. Come make an impact on millions of users on an

important but often ignored aspect of their life - financial security & freedom!

Job Description

Position: Software Engineer/ Sr. Software Engineer

Role: Frontend Developer 

Location: Andheri East, Mumbai

Experience: 2-8 years


  • Design, implement, and support scalable and functionally resilient public REST APIs  
  • Support and help cultivate product mindset culture, by working directly with - businees and product management to understand customer needs, perform customer requirement analysis, and collaborate on roadmap planning and its execution 
  • Advocate for best practice development methodologies across the entire team and help iterate on software development processes and standards 
  • Contribute to the development of test automation 
  • Demonstrate flexibility and leadership in a fast paced startup environment while remaining focused on the responsibility of creating sustainable and scalable platform code base 

Job Requirements

  • 3+ years working with Javascript frameworks such as React.js or Vue.js
  • Commanding grasp of HTML, CSS, and Javascript
  • Demonstrated web performance profiling, troubleshooting and optimization experience
  • Familiarity with web performance best practices
  • Proactiveness, good communication and fast learning
  • Knowledge of the Git version control system
  • Experienced implementing unit tests in Javascript (Karma, Jasmine, Jest, Mocha etc)
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum development
  • Natural ability to process requirements, figure out multiple execution options, their complexities, and estimate scope of work required to get tasks done
  • Finally, and most importantly, drive, energy, and motivation to succeed with delivering great customer experiences
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with proven ability to work across with geographic locations and across multiple time zones

Bachelors in Computer Science or a related technical field, or equivalent experience 

Finally, and most importantly, drive, energy, and motivation to succeed with delivering great customer experiences 

Bonus Qualifications: 

  • Masters or higher degree 
  • Understanding and experience in large scale enterprise application
  • Experience with Sprint Boot, Play Framework, Python frameworks such as Flask and Django 
  • Building GraphQL enabled web UI features 
  • Significant startup experience

What you get:

  • To work in an early stage consumer internet start-up in disruptive spac
  • To directly work with founding team of graduates from IIT/ IIM and experience at top internet brands like Yahoo/ eBay 
  • Silicon Valley like culture
  • Competitive salary

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