Lead Software Engineer


Delivering Global Happiness

We are Dreamers of the impossible who challenge ourselves to make it happen.

Having started in Singapore as an F&B company in 2007 before launching IRVINS Salted Egg in 2014 and Saiko Butter Brew in 2018, IRVINS Salted Egg is now present in 5 countries including Singapore, Philippines, Hong Kong, South Korea and Taiwan. Our people are integral in shaping our global journey from this early phase.

Imbued with the resilience of a 10-year-old company and the energy and spirit of a 4-year-old startup, we empower our family members with autonomy and freedom to experiment in a product-driven environment full of incredibly difficult challenges to solve.

It's an immensely exciting time for us and our customers as we pursue our vision of delivering happiness worldwide.


You will lead engineering team to build and improve various projects that span from customer experiences online (e-commerce website and apps) to operational softwares across departments.

This is a blend of programming and leadership roles where you will be coordinating the work of a software development team and working with our product team to determine goals and requirements.


Lead the development and architecting scalable solutions of numerous products
Identifies, evaluates, and implements solutions using application best practices, current architectures, and technologies to meet current and future needs
Leads the technology conversation in a cross-functional team to translate product, design & business requirements into well-realized deliverable
Manage application development teams to meet the needs of business needs

Key Qualifications

Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or similar relevant field
Ability to coach and mentor team members
Ability to organize, prioritize, and manage multiple priorities and projects
Experience of communicating technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders
Expertise in engineering web application systems architecture, especially high volume consumer facing applications

Key Technology Qualifications

Backend technologies, particularly, but no limited to PHP - Laravel, Node.js - Express, MySQL, MongoDB database.
Experience managing cloud-based services and infrastructure (AWS, Google Cloud, Digital Ocean, etc).
Understand modern frontend technologies, particularly React and Vue.js
Experience in Continuous Integration & Delivery deployment
Experience in big data and analytics is a huge plus