CAREERS AT SAFFRONART

With ten years of experience in auctioning Indian art online, Saffronart is committed to serving the growing community of Indian collectors while also creating a cultural bridge to India for both the global Indian diaspora and the international community at large.

With online auctions of art and jewelry, a host of technology enabled services for clients, and a global presence in Mumbai, New York and London, Saffronart has broadened and simplified access to Indian art and jewelry, and is working to achieve the same for real estate. Also involved with various institutions, organizations and publications, the company is driven by an endeavour to provide accurate and timely information on Indian artists, designers, events and trends.

Saffronart is always looking for new talent to serve in the many in-house departments across our offices. These departments include Client Relations, Content, Design, Technology, Logistics, Operations, Marketing and Accounting amongst others. Our team comprises seasoned experts in several fields, many of whom have been with Saffronart since its inception and witnessed their careers grow and evolve along with the company.

If you would like to build a career at Saffronart, please email us at careers@saffronart.com with a cover letter and your curriculum vitae.

We are currently recruiting in the following areas:

Art Cataloger (Location: Mumbai)
Job Summary
Responsible for cataloguing the art works/ art deco/other categories. Should be able to identify and input data into the ERP system in the required format and research for new information (as and when required).

Primary requirements
• Should be having knowledge of art and art materials
• Should be ready to adjust and adapt new rules
• Co-ordinating with colleagues on improving cataloguing process.
• Determine appropriate treatments for art works and highlight issues
• Should be able to re-organize deadlines according to the highest priority.
• Be a part of the reception team and attend clients during events
• To work with specialist and the team across all categories

Senior iOS Developer (Location: Mumbai)
Compensation: Best in class
Experience: 3-5 years, excellent knowledge of Objective-C or Swift Should have
developed and deployed multiple iOS Native Apps.

UI/UX Engineer (Location: Mumbai)
Education: Any Graduate - Any Specialization
Key Skills: HTML,Bootstrap,JavaScript,CSS,Ajax,AngularJS,UI Development & Problem Solving
Job Description
Excellent in HTML, CSS3, Ajax, JQuery,AngularJS, Bootstrap and JavaScript frameworks for rapid prototyping.
Create Mobile responsive pages
Web mobile (HTML5 for mobile)
Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction
Demonstrable UI design skills with a strong portfolio
Solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps.
Ability to present your designs.
Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
Up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies
Should be very good in communication, presentation and interpersonal skills

Senior Software Engineer (Location: Mumbai)
We are looking for some great tech leaders to architect & build our auction platform and grow products and categories. You will be responsible for building robust, scalable applications for both our website and our mobile platform. You will serve as a lead technical resource in the full development cycle, end-to-end, executing development projects from conception, design, implementation and testing to documentation, delivery and maintenance.
Requirements:
- BS/MS in Computer Science or related field/degree, and/or equivalent work experience
- Fluency in one or more of: C++, Java, C#; and familiarity with one or more of: Python, Perl, Shell, Ruby
- Ability to work collaboratively across different workgroups.
- Expertise in data structures, complex algorithms and object oriented programming.
- Strong analytical, systems and architecture skills.
- Working Knowledge of Web Technologies such as IIS / Tomcat / Hibernate / Subsonic.
- Experience with Web Development such as XHTML, CSS and JavaScript.
- Experience with .NET a plus

Application Engineer (Location: Mumbai)
We are looking for some enthusiastic application engineers to maintain and support our growing auction platform. You will be responsible for troubleshooting, fixing and supporting both our website and our mobile platform. As an application engineer, you will be working very closely with the development team during all stages of software development and completely own the deployment and maintenance phases.

Desired Qualification: BE/B.Tech – Computers/IT
Desired Experience: 1-3 years
The ideal candidate will have these skills :
- BE/ B Tech in Computer Science/IT or an equivalent degree in IT field.
- At least a year of relevant experience in developing web applications.
- Experience in any scripting languages like shell/Perl/Phython/PHP/etc.
- Detailed knowledge of the Windows/ Linux operating system, prior experience with Windows system administration is a plus.
- Working knowledge of web technologies and industry-standard commerce systems.
- Proven ability to troubleshoot and identify the root cause of issues.
- Demonstrated skill and passion for operational excellence.
- Ability to multi-task, retain composure under stressful conditions, communicate effectively with a wide array of individuals and external vendors of Saffronart, and get the right things done.
- Experience in a 24/7 production environment is a plus.
- Experience with .NET a plus
Key Responsibilities:
- Responsible for providing multi-faceted services to the development teams, and working on software deployment, release and maintenance.
- Primary point of contact to address and troubleshoot customer-facing software issues and other auction platform related issues.
- Develop tools to aid operations and maintenance.
- Provide effective and detailed documentation for frequently occurring issues and the troubleshooting steps.
- System and Support status reporting for closely tracking the open customer issues.
- Efficient error management, monitoring and alarming to notify the development team/business for high severity issues.