Python Developer

Experience: 2 - 6 yrs


Our Purpose and Challenges

With over 47% market-share, MakeMyTrip is India’s first and biggest travel company. In fact, one in every four passengers at an airport is our customer. Driven by the desire to provide an exceptional travel experience for our customers, we have continuously stayed ahead of the curve by developing technology and products to meet the ever-changing demands of the rapidly evolving travel ecosystem.

We are currently solving multiple challenging problems, including -
  • How to bring the next 100 million users to our platform?
  • How to leverage customer insights to create a truly personalised experience for users?
  • How to create a delightful experience for our users, to make travel synonymous to MMT?

If this excites you, join us for a rewarding, fulfilling and enriching career.

“Not only do we make the best trips for our customers, we also promise the trip of a lifetime to our employees! Everyday, our teams solve challenging problems for millions of users by leveraging the latest technology, while having loads of fun. Every day is a new trip for them, and that is precisely why we call them Trippers!”

- Sanjay Mohan, Group CTO, MakeMyTrip

About the opportunity

What you’ll be doing:
  • You have developed complex software products that include scale, algorithmic complexity and huge amount of data.
  • You will build cutting-edge scalable systems by writing simple and efficient code.
  • You will push design and architecture limits for new product development.
  • You will collaborate with product managers, and other key stakeholders to successfully execute projects.
  • You will ensure compliance with build/release and configuration management processes.
What you’ll bring to the team:
  • You have hands-on experience on Python Stack and Django Framework.
  • You have done development across multiple browsers/ mobile platforms delivering quality consumer products that delight the users.
  • You have experience with both relational and non-relational databases (MySQL, MongoDB, Cassandra).
  • You thrive in complexity and jump at the opportunity to collaborate with colleagues to deliver projects within tight deadlines.
  • If you have work experience in a Consumer Product/E-Commerce company, we’ll like you even more.

Interview Process & Prep Notes

  1. Design Patterns

    Creational pattern, Class creation,Object Creation,Structural pattern, Behavioural pattern
    Design patterns help you learn from others’ successes instead of your own failures. Object-oriented design has now become an essential, almost mandatory, vocabulary for programmers and we expect you to know it all.
  2. Coding Assessment

    Sets, Array, Lambda, MySQL, Mongo DB
    We love Python. So if you're going to tell us that you're the next Guido van Rossum we expect you to know it all - (List, Dict, Tuples, Sets, Strings)
  3. Data Structure And Problem Solving

    Array,LinkedList, Stack, Binary Tree, Hash Tables, Heap
    Like every invention has a necessity, engineering at MMT also has one. Data structures and Algorithms have stood the test of time and have helped us solve our daily engineering problems. Binary Tree, Linked List, Algorithm Design, Dynamic Programming, Graphs are our best friends.
  4. Django Framework

    Django Model, App Life Cycle, Django Caching, Django Sessions
    Know how indexing works, familiarity with the laziness of query-sets. Request and response cycle and its main features. And everything that is to be known about Django!
  5. Team Fitment

    Behavioural Assessment, Culture Fit, Project Knowledge, Role Operation
    Be yourself. It works out better for everyone if we're genuine and can see if we're a cultural fit for each other. Everyone here is focused on our mission, so you should figure out what it is.

Learning & Growth

All Trippers get instant access to learning academies, e-learning portals like Udemy, Codeacademy etc, education loans, sponsorship for conferences, skill development programs, and much more. Not to mention the incredible learning opportunity you will undoubtedly receive from working with leaders and colleagues that are at the top of their game!

Learning Academies

Continuous Education Scheme


Peer Learning


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Sanjay Mohan

Group CTO, MakeMyTrip

With extensive engineering leadership experience in established firms as well as startup/incubation setup, Sanjay brings over 20 years of solid, technical/managerial experience, across US and India geography.

Madhu Gopinathan

SVP Data Science

Madhu has extensive experience in developing large scale systems using machine learning and natural language processing in both USA and India. He has been granted multiple US patents, holds a PhD in the mathematical modelling of systems from the IISc, Bangalore and an MS in computer science from the University of Florida, USA.

Piyush Kumar

Director Engineering

Serving as Director of data engineering for MMT with over a decade of experience in building large-scale high-performance systems and architecting data products, Piyush has been part of the e-commerce industry throughout his career in various technology leadership roles across different domains like comparison shopping, travel & BigData.

Vikram Kumar Singh

Associate Architect

Vikram has over 13 years of experience in software engineering, both at large companies and multiple startups. He has successfully built intelligent data platforms, petabyte scale big data on-premise platforms, large data warehouses on AWS and multiple enterprise applications.

Gaurav Kumar

Senior Principal Data Engineer

Gaurav has more than 9+ years of industrial experience of providing solutions for distributed systems using Big Data technologies. His area of expertise is developing large scale distributed systems by implementing Big Data scalable architectures that combine the powers of batch and real-time data.

Himanshu Patidar

Senior Principal Data Engineer

Himanshu has over 9+ years of experience in software engineering, both at large companies and multiple startups. He has successfully built intelligent data platforms, petabyte scale big data on-premise platforms, large data warehouses on AWS and multiple enterprise applications.

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Top Benefits

  1. Open leave policy

  2. Flexi working

  3. Stock options

  4. Team Offsites

  5. Own Your Car Program

  6. Life Insurance

  7. Maternity / Paternity Benefit

  8. Comprehensive Insurance Benefits for Self and Family

  9. Holidays at Attractive Prices

  10. Volunteer at MMT Foundation

Download and get set to jet to a new location

Call us selfish - but we really appreciate people who book travel on MakeMyTrip. This will give us a lot to talk about during our meeting. Book travel here and will also get to learn a lot from the comments and ratings, what is working and where can we improve and be better. Feel free to ask us questions! We will be happy to answer anything.

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