We love challenges, and enjoy crafting beautiful solutions.
We have a fun, laid back culture. Our office helps you relax and enjoy work.
We have an outstanding work environment, and we value everyone's input.
We are passionate about building software using advanced agile engineering.

Our Story

We’re a high-growth technology startup with offices in New Orleans, Louisiana, and Cairo, Egypt, and we’re in the exciting construction technology category. We have San Francisco venture investors, like Brick & Mortar Ventures and Altos Ventures. We’re a rapidly growing team working on interesting and worthwhile problems, and we have a mountain of opportunity for you.
Are you ready?

Our Values

OUR TEAM

Hisham Younis

Hisham Younis

CTO

Soha Yassin

Soha Yassin

SDE

Karim Mohamed

Karim Mohamed

Senior SDE

Sara Elnahal

Sara Elnahal

Frontend SDE

Mosab Ahmad

Mosab Ahmad

Senior SDE, DevOps

Tarek Hosni

Tarek Hosni

SDET

Ahmed Tarek

Ahmed Tarek

Web Designer

Aya Salama

Aya Salama

SDE

Osama Alagha

Osama Alagha

SDE

Heba Yehia

Heba Yehia

PM, Testing Lead

Abdelrahman Assem

Abdelrahman Assem

SDE

Youssra Ismail

Youssra Ismail

Business Analyst

What People Say About Working at zlabs

In the interview process, I had expected zlabs to be a great work environment. In reality, it's even better than my expectations.
Working at zlabs has literally changed my life for good. I am a better engineer and a better person than when I joined this wonderful company.
In zlabs, I got the chance to explore a field I was previously unfamiliar with, apply many concepts and ideas, and interact with the business world. The environment in zlabs has helped me become more focused and goal oriented.

Perks & Benefits

Competitive Salaries

We constantly survey the market and adjust our compensation packages to offer the highest salaries compared to other software companies in Egypt, big and small.

Relocation to the U.S.

We run software teams in Cairo and New Orleans, and we sponsor H and L type work visas for eligible team members wishing to relocate to New Orleans.

Wellness Program

Quarterly company sponsored fitness challenge. Participants get gym memberships, Fitbit trackers, and access to Aria Wi-Fi scale, if they achieve their pledged fitness goal.

Worskpace & Equipment

Every engineers gets a top-of-the-line laptop with the highest specs, a docking station, as many screens as they need, a spacious desk, and a comfortable ergonomic chair.

Housing Allowance

If you live within 15 minutes of the office, you might want to discuss your eligibility for a housing allowance. How cool is that?

Beverages & Snacks

Our spacious kitchen always has a variety of beverages, snacks, cereals, fruits and two espresso machines, with tens of different gourmet coffee intensities and flavors.

Prime Location

Our office is in a quiet neighborhood in Degla, Maadi, surrounded with a relaxing green scenery from all windows. Lots of parking space, easily accessible, and lots of nearby places to eat.

Entertainment

Our break room is equipped with a ping pong table, big screen for movies, bean bags, and a shower and lockers for when you feel like going for a run or cycling to work.

Challenging Problems

We work on interesting and challenging problems, that are guaranteed to grow your skill set and have strong positive impact on your career.

Like what you are seeing so far? If you interested, please drop us a line, or click the button below to view our current openings and apply to one. If you don't find the title you are looking for, no problem! Just drop us a line and we will make it happen if we like you!

Join our team!

CAREERS AT ZLABS

Senior Software Engineer

As a senior software engineer at zlabs you will be responsible for developing new features, and redesigning existing modules of our application to be more scalable and efficient. You will help us improve our application’s architecture, and will work on engineering solutions to different challenging opportunities. You will get a chance to contribute to a fast growing successful web application that is adopted and used daily by several enterprise companies.
Our software engineers have strong background in software development and computer science, good problem solving skills, are knowledgeable about algorithms and data structures, and are well versed in coding using different technologies. Our backend development is done primarily in PHP, so having previous PHP experience is a plus.

Job Duties:

  • Plan, design, develop, debug, implement and support web-based software applications and services
  • Modify existing software to add new features, correct errors, allow it to function in new operating environments, or improve performance
  • Comply with project coding standards and industry best practices
  • Work on a shared code base, in a team environment, cooperating with co-located and remote team members
  • Improve software quality by conducting systems analysis, and recommending changes in policies and procedures
  • Produce detailed software design and specifications
  • Participate in planning for software development projects, and ensure projects are concluded according to the planned delivery dates
  • Represent the team in collaborations with partners and clients as needed

 

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of software development experience
  • Excellent understanding of software engineering concepts
  • Good problem solving and research skills
  • Good knowledge of algorithms and data structures
  • High accuracy in work and keen attention to details
  • Excellent development skills using PHP, or other open source technologies
  • Familiarity with jQuery JavaScript framework is a plus
  • Familiarity with PHP MVC frameworks is a plus

Software Engineer

As a software engineer at zlabs you will be responsible for developing new features, and redesigning existing modules of our application to be more scalable and efficient. You will help us improve our application’s architecture, and will work on engineering solutions to different challenging opportunities. You will get a chance to contribute to a fast growing successful web application that is adopted and used daily by several enterprise companies.
Our software engineers have strong background in software development and computer science, good problem solving skills, are knowledgeable about algorithms and data structures, and are well versed in coding using different technologies. Our backend development is done primarily in PHP, so having previous PHP experience is a plus.

Job Duties:

  • Develop, debug, implement and support web-based software applications and services
  • Modify existing software to add new features, correct errors, allow it to function in new operating environments, or improve performance
  • Comply with project coding standards and industry best practices
  • Work on a shared code base, in a team environment, cooperating with co-located and remote team members
  • Produce detailed software design and specifications
  • Participate in planning for software development projects, and ensure projects are concluded according to the planned delivery dates

 

Qualifications:

  • Good understanding of software engineering concepts
  • Good problem solving and research skills
  • Good knowledge of algorithms and data structures
  • High accuracy in work and keen attention to details
  • Previous experience using PHP, or other open source technologies is a plus
  • Familiarity with jQuery JavaScript framework is a plus
  • Familiarity with PHP MVC frameworks is a plus

DevOps Engineer

As a DevOps Engineer you will work collaboratively with software engineering to deploy and operate our systems. You will also help automate and streamline our operations and processes. In addition, you will build and maintain tools for deployment, monitoring and operations. You will be responsible to troubleshoot and resolve issues in our dev, staging and production environments. You will be responsible for the design and implementation of applications’ build, release, deployment, and configuration activities. Other responsibilities include working with internal business partners to gather requirements, prototyping, architecting, implementing /updating solutions, automating and executing test plans, performing quality reviews, managing operations, triaging and fixing operational issues, and maintaining applications SLA and uptime.

Qualifications:

  • Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration
  • Good development skills using bash scripting
  • Good working knowledge of distributed source control management systems (Git)
  • Good working knowledge of database administration (MySQL)
  • Previous experience with distributed cloud computing (AWS, Azure, Rackspace)
  • Previous experience with continuous integration and deployment (Bamboo, Ansible)
  • A working understanding of code and scripts (PHP, Python, Perl, Ruby)
  • Adequate understanding of networking and security
  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies

Software Testing Engineer

You will be responsible for software testing design, planning, scripting and execution for a variety of key customer-facing and internal applications. You should be self-motivated, creative and proactive, to work successfully in a fast-paced environment including multiple platforms and architectures, diverse technologies and lab environments. You will work closely with developers, project managers, network engineers and other stakeholders. The Software Testing Engineer will also create or assist in creating automated tests.

Qualifications:

  • Good development/scripting skills in common languages like PHP, JAVA, and C++
  • Database skills, mainly in MySQL
  • Proven ability to manage and prioritize multiple, diverse projects simultaneously
  • Must be flexible, independent and self-motivated
  • Experience in automation is a plus
  • Relevant work experience in development and/or testing role
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Business Analyst

As a Business Analyst you are required to have an understanding of business change needs, assessing the business impact of those changes, capturing, analysing and documenting requirements, and supporting the communication and delivery with relevant stakeholders. You will be responsible to work with key project stakeholders and business people to formulate and communicate the business vision for the project, map out initial requirements, and the scope of the project.

Qualifications:

  • Fluent oral and written communication skills
  • Previous experience working in software projects
  • Talented in communicating business requirements to technical audience, and relaying technical information to business audience
  • Strong ability to analyse business value and engage with stakeholders to understand business requirements
  • Strong ability to create clear and concise documentation
  • Strong ability to create visual models, such as work-flow diagrams or wireframe prototypes
  • Previous experience in Project Management or Business Analysis is a strong plus

Recruiting Specialist

As a Recruiting Specialist you will be primarily responsible for performing all aspects of recruitment and staffing for the company. You will be responsible for attracting suitable candidates by drafting advertising copy for use in a wide range of media, as well as by networking, headhunting and through referrals. You will be responsible for screening resumes of applicants and attending various career fairs.

Qualifications:

  • Have a bachelor’s degree, preferably in human resources or a related field
  • Must be organized and detail-oriented
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Computer and Internet proficiency are important
  • Able to work well independently

Interested in learning more about our products?

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zlabs
34 Road 206, Degla, Maadi
Cairo, Egypt
Apt. 201

PHONE
+2 0111 654 5397

EMAIL
info@zla.bs

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