Engineering Manager


We are a startup with BIG dreams – revolutionize the way businesses collaborate to build next-generation customer engagement platforms, creating exceptional values for users and businesses together.

Our coalition loyalty platform enables consumers to earn rewards conveniently and joyfully by interacting with the brands of their choices across a nationwide merchant network that today reaches 30% of the Vietnamese consumers. We aim to redefine the omnichannel shopping experience and set the standards on how brands should engage their customers by leveraging data to drive consumer insights, marketing efficiency, and product personalization.

TAPTAP is a trademark of VUI Vietnam, which is a Joint Venture company that is owned by Vietnam Investments Group (VIG) and United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB). VIG is a leading private equity firm in Vietnam with total funds under management of over USD 500 million and with stakes in over 35 brands in the market. UOB is a leading bank in Asia, headquartered in Singapore, with a global network of over 500 offices including Vietnam.


  • Champion the assigned platform, work hand-in-hand with engineering teams to build/enhance/support it.
  • Foster strong culture of software engineering best practices by implementing processes and tools (code reviews, code quality, automation, CI/CD, platform monitoring, technical knowledge base).
  • Ensure the performance, quality, security, and responsiveness of applications.
  • Identify, analyze, and propose resolutions for technical risks and technical issues.
  • Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency.
  • Maintain working knowledge of the software industry and trends.
  • Provide technical guidance and mentoring to less experienced engineers.


  • 5+ years in a similar role (engineering manager, technical manager, technical architect, solution architect, etc.)
  • 10+ years’ expertise with Java-based technologies (Java, J2EE, Hibernate, Spring Framework) and OOP.
  • Proven successful track record of designing, building, and delivering horizontal scaling and high concurrency software platforms.
  • Still do the hands-on coding, conduct R&D, create proof-of-concept, and provide technical know-how to the engineers.
  • In-depth experience of microservices architecture, architectural design, software design patterns, RESTful API design, horizontal scaling, and high concurrency.
  • In-depth experience with MongoDB, Redis, Hazelcast.
  • Hands-on experience of AWS, K8s, EKS.
  • Hands-on experience of clean code, coding standards, code review, unit tests, mocking libraries, code coverage, code refactoring, CI/CD.
  • Strong sense of result-oriented, ownership, and responsibility.
  • Having any of these experienced is a plus: Nodejs, Python, Elasticsearch, Kafka, Maven, Tomcat, non-functional aspects (security, performance, and scalability…).


Opportunity to be part of a pioneer team of a digital start-up with huge growth opportunity and strong backing from two organizations that are market and innovation leaders in their respective industries.

Other benefits:

  • Part of a pioneer team of a digital start-up with huge growth opportunities and strong backing from two organizations.
  • 13th-month salary and performance bonus.
  • 12 annual leaves + 3 sick leaves
  • 100% Social Insurance.
  • Private healthcare insurance, yearly checkup.
  • Gathering activities on special occasions (Christmas, New Year, Women’s Day, etc.).
  • Company trip and team-building activities.
  • Snacks, tea and coffee are ready to serve.
  • A flexible environment with super fun and enthusiastic colleagues.