Posted 4 weeks ago  

Senior Backend Engineer at komoot

Job Description

As komoots next Senior Backend Engineer, you join a highly-motivated team of tech enthusiasts. We are focused on impact, thats why we love to find simple and smart solutions to complex problems and embrace modern technologies to face our tough challenges. Join us if you live and love infrastructure as code, automating workflows, x10 scaling challenges, and building resilient, self-healing micro-services.

What you will do

  • Implement new product features closely with client developers, designers, copywriters, quality assurance, data scientists, and product managers
  • Keep our system state-of-the-art and resilient for our fast-growing traffic
  • Develop end-to-end solutions including concept, road map planning, implementation, testing, deployment, and monitoring
  • Build new microservices with Kotlin and AWS, and improve existing ones
  • Work on high-traffic online services (like REST APIs) and offline workers for data crunching

Why you will love it

  • Youll work on a global product that inspires millions of users to enjoy the great outdoors
  • Positively impact millions of users directly with your onboarding project
  • Due to the nature of our data and our scale, you will face interesting challenges that take innovative, non-standard solutions
  • We believe good ideas count more than titles
  • Youll take ownership over your projects from day one
  • Small overhead: you will work in a small and effective cross-functional team
  • Youll work together with enthusiastic engineers, hikers, and cyclists.
  • We let you work from wherever you want, be it a beach, the mountains, your house, co-working location of your choice (covered by us), or anywhere else that lies in any time zone situated between UTC-1 and UTC+3
  • Youll travel with our team to amazing outdoor places several times a year (when safe) to exchange ideas, learnings and go for hikes and rides. Check out this playlist to find out more about how we stay close while being remote. (https://bit.ly/39xtIrn)

Requirements

You will be successful in this position if you

  • Are highly self-driven, responsible and keen to learn and improve
  • Have 3+ years of professional experience in developing distributed and resilient backend APIs
  • Have 3+ years of professional experience with Kotlin, Java or Scala
  • You have been responsible for configuring and running applications in production on AWS, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure or Kubernetes
  • Have experience with Infrastructure as Code, continuous integration & deployment and monitoring
  • Enjoy paying attention to details and care about solid solutions
  • Are a great communicator in a diverse team

Benefits

Some of our Perks

  • 38 days of vacation (incl. public holidays)
  • Dedicated time and budget to spend on your professional development: classes, conferences, books you decide!
  • Discounts from leading outdoor and cycling brands
  • Flexible working hours and ability to work from anywhere in Europe
  • Three whole-company gatherings per year in beautiful locations
  • Optional togetherness trips with your team
  • Costs covered for your co-working space membership or your work from home office
  • The latest devices and equipment to do your best work

Curious to find out more about our recruitment process?

  • Find out more info herehttps://www.komoot.com/jobs-process
  • At komoot we want to make great adventures accessible to everyone. We support diversity and inclusivity within the outdoors and welcome all prospective applicants.
  • We have a rolling recruitment process. If this role is online it means its still open. Were accepting applications and actively looking for the perfect candidate. Is it you?

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