Refunite is looking to hire a ‘search wizard’ to help them with their platform, do you think you’ve got the magic in you?

Here’s what they’re looking for and what they’d need from you:


  • Build out and improve the core search functionality of REFUNITE’s platform – we’re excited about areas like transliteration, natural language search, localized boosting based on a deep understanding of our user demographics, and more.
  • Innovate on our highly scalable and responsive APIs.
  • Architect and implement backend services that will power our web and mobile clients.
  • Contribute to engineering and supporting operational needs, including testing, tool building and bug fixing problems that are impacting our users and/or technical teams.
  • Work closely with the rest of the engineering team to bring awesome features into production.


  • 5+ years of professional working experience.
  • Experience in search related technologies such as SOLR, Elasticsearch, etc.
  • Experience in databases (PostgreSQL, MySQL, etc).
  • Preference for Python.
  • Able to take complex problems and break them down to smaller tasks.
  • Evangelizing search paradigms to rest of organization and clearly communicate decisions around search.

// They expect you to:

  • Be a team player.
  • Be creative, curious and challenge us and yourself with new solutions and great ideas and present your vision for how to improve search within REFUNITE.
  • Be responsible and able to work independently as well as collaborate across the dev team and organisation in a hectic startup environment.

If this is the job for you, apply here.