Lead – Web Platform

The Role:

You’ll lead our Web Platform team, spear-heading our kick-ass CSX (Core Shopping Experience) on the web. As a full-stack engineer yourself, at Honasa, you’ll help build highly available and scalable system solutions that power our apps and interfaces.

You’ll help build the next generation one-click deploy Web Shopping Platform.
We are looking for smart, dynamic individuals with outstanding programming skills and a great passion for developing beautiful, innovative software.

Our React Storefront with the Magento Shopping Platform is the current stack, and we are on a mission to make this custom stack the best ecommerce platform, using it to help launch future brands with a click of a button. You will work very closely with the product, data and D2C teams to help make the D2C business the biggest contributor.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience and strong proficiency in JavaScript, including DOM manipulation and the Javascript object model
  • 3+ years of hands-on experience in designing, developing, testing, and deploying large scale applications in any language or stack
  • Strong in PHP, Javascript, Node, and Python. Proficient in any one.
  • Hands-on experience with React.js and its core principles is a must.
  • Ability to design and implement low latency RESTful services.
  • A knack for benchmarking and optimization.
  • Experience with common front-end development tools such as Babel,Webpack, NPM, etc.
  • Knowledge of data structure libraries (e.g., Immutable.js)
  • Knowledge of newer specifications in ECMAScript (ES6, ES7)
  • Knowledge of modern authorization mechanisms, such as JSON Web Token.
  • Familiarity with modern front-end build pipelines and tools.
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs & code versioning tool GIT.
  • Ability to design and implement low latency RESTful services
  • Conceptually familiar with a cloud-tech stack that includes AWS, Real-time message brokers, SQL, NoSQL, Continuous Delivery, Configuration Management.

● Good knowledge, understanding and experience of working with a large variety of multi-tier architectures


You’ll help the team in:

  • Charting the engineering roadmap for the web application and platform team
  • Helping build a stable and scalable shopping platform
  • Leading and managing a team of 10+ web developer
  • Enabling a repeatable web stack, managing multiple brands and their independent Store fronts as products
  • Optimizing and helping scale the existing Magento shopping platform
  • Building an in-house next generation shopping platform way more scalable than Magento
  • Building reusable components and front-end libraries for future use
  • Translating designs and wireframes into high-quality code
  • Optimizing components for maximum performance across a vast array of web-capable devices and browsers 

    You’ll succeed here, if:

    You love building user-centric products, and are self-driven to solve problems. Being a trooper and able to get the best out of your team is a given.

    About US:

    Honasa Consumer Pvt. Limited is an internet-first brands company that exists to build an FMCG “House-of-brands” company of the future. We intend to achieve this by serving millennials and fulfilling their needs through evolved propositions, innovative products, digital marketing channels and eCommerce fulfillment. We aim to create a billion-dollar valued business in the next 3 years spread across multiple countries but connected through digital centers of excellence.

    Our first brand is Mamaearth, a toxin-free personal care brand for babies & adults which has seen a phenomenal scale in 4 years of launch. Mamaearth is Asia’s 1st brand with MadeSafe certified products. A toxin-free brand started by young parents who could not ind safe products for their baby has created an unparalleled buzz in the Indian Market. Mamaearth spreads across categories like baby care, hair care, face & skincare with over 150 natural products under its umbrella. In a short span of 4.5 years, Mamaearth now boasts over 5 million consumers across more than 1000 cities in India. It is growing at a breakneck pace & has become the fastest brand to reach 1000 Cr in the personal care space. It’s available across eCommerce platforms