Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Internship Duration: 6 months (potential to be converted into full time permanent employee)

UMAI is a software provider that helps restaurants to save time and increase revenues by automating manual tasks, minimize last-minute cancellations, upsell customers more effectively and provide more personalized service.

The team has extensive experience in building internet companies and has been part of building some of the largest e-commerce ventures in the Asia Pacific Region. Founded by the former MD of foodpanda.sg, the largest food delivery service in Singapore, and a member of the founding-team of Nova Founders Capital.

This is not a formal corporate role. We are looking for someone who has a “hustle” attitude, who is results driven, comfortable with ambiguity, is a self-starter and has a sense of humor.

We can only consider applications from candidates who are able to stay with us for 6 months, in order that you can take full ownership of your projects!

Your responsibilities:

  • Design, build and maintain efficient, reusable and reliable Ruby code
  • Work on all phases of the product life cycle, including integration, tests deployment and refactoring
  • Learn new frameworks and apply new design patterns
  • Develop patches to fix software bugs on a frequent basis
  • Keep updated with the latest innovations and best practices in the industry
  • Help maintain code quality, organization and automatization

Your skills:

  • Outstanding and hands-on experience in Ruby on Rails development along with other common libraries
  • You have experience with Javascript, HTML and CSS3 and JQuery
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git and Github
  • You have development experience with ReactJS
  • You have experience working with SQL such as PostgreSQL
  • Experience with Agile development workflows is a plus
  • Experience with AWS is a plus
  • Ability to integrate multiple data sources and databases into one system
  • Able to create database schemas that represent and support business processes

Your Profile:

  • Experience in Ruby on Rails
  • Attention to detail
  • Great coding skills
  • Taking ownership of the whole product
  • Team player
  • Eager to learn new technologies and explore new tasks
  • Strong work ethic, knowing the difference between working hard and working smart, and when to do both
  • Goal oriented vs time oriented: Focus on hitting milestones vs leave the office on time
  • Must be familiar with our tech stack and have the knowledge of driving the future direction of this

Nice to have:

  • code review experience
  • opensource (github) contribution and projects

What We Offer

  • An opportunity to work with two internationally experienced entrepreneurs
  • Insight into all relevant aspects of growing a company, and the opportunity to build up an impacting, international network
  • Great working atmosphere with an international team coming more than 10 different nationalities
  • A dynamic and highly motivated team with flat hierarchies
  • Great working atmosphere in an international environment
  • Challenging and diversified tasks with direct responsibility & ownership

UMAI is one of the fastest growing F&B tech start up in South East Asia. If you’d like to become part of UMAI and change the future of the hospitality industry, we urge you to apply!