Category Archives: Behind the Code

Meet the People Behind Smart SMS: the Insights Team

HOW THEY DEVELOPED SMART SMS DURING THE PANDEMIC.

Truecaller’s Insights Team is focused on building a space for trustworthy conversations by introducing smart services.

Across the world, the COVID-19 crisis has been a challenge for many organizations. This brings us to these questions – Is it possible to stay productive while working from home? Is there room for new feature development during this health crisis? 

Today we have Mathan Raj, Senior Android Engineer, from our Bangalore office to answer these questions for us and open the door to their secrets in “Behind the Code.” 

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Behind The Code with Smriti and the Hottest Indian Startups

Our Behind the Code series showcases some of the stars from the Truecaller team. This week we talk to Smriti, our Developer Outreach Manager based in Bangalore. The Truecaller for Developers team has created lasting relationships with Indian startups, big and small. With a focus on helping provide verification services, they’ve worked with leading companies like Meesho, Rapido and Bigbasket also. Here’s her story:

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Women in Tech: Enabling Strong Female Voices

The tech industry is notorious for a lack of gender diversity. This can be especially apparent when looking at engineering roles. As Truecaller is strongly engineering driven, this makes the goal of improving gender diversity that much more important – women often struggle for visibility within an industry that has mostly male voices. 

We are strongly committed to working towards a better representation of women within the organisation. Also, we think a vital part of that is showcasing women and providing a voice for women within our organisation. So, we had a chat with Milu Raju, a Backend Engineer working in Bangalore within the Fintech department at Truecaller. 

Read on to find out more about working as an engineer from her perspective. 

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