Category Archives: Behind the Code

How India Found Truecaller

The year was 2009 when Truecaller was started in Stockholm, Sweden by two engineering students. Alan Mamedi and Nami Zarringhalam created an app to help themselves discover who was calling them. What would later become one of the most famous communication apps in the world, Truecaller spread like wildfire simply through word of mouth – and ended up going viral across the drastically different cultural landscapes of India. 

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Meet Jinyan, Junior Software Developer at Truecaller

Junior software developer jobs are not always easy to come by. Since a lot of companies are looking for developers with more experience, it can be challenging to find a position as a non-senior. In fact, in an office of 50+ programmers, Truecaller has only one junior developer. Her name is Jinyan.

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