Senior Backend Engineer (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Hamburg

Your tasks
  • Building and maintaining a wide range of backend applications in a microservice-based architecture
  • Constantly improving the system architecture and infrastructure to be more robust and resilient (scalability and speed)
  • Taking ownership over implementation projects in different parts of the system
  • Collaborating with the frontend developers and other team members to establish objectives and design more functional, cohesive apps to enhance the user experience
  • Collaborating with the backend team to enhance the system design in regards of our product needs and trending technologies
What we expect
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer programming, computer science, or a related field
  • Wide experience in python and python-specific libraries and frameworks
  • Strong understanding of how to build and maintain robust backend applications (HTTP(S) / JSON / Nginx / REST / Logging / (No)SQL databases / Queues & Brokers / Caching / Security / CI & CD)
  • Very good understanding of design and architectural software patterns and application in practice
  • Very good knowledge of different testing strategies (TDD for example)
  • First experience with event-driven architectures and microservices
  • Experience with AWS is a plus
  • Some experience with frontend (React) is helpful but not required
  • Focus on efficiency, user experience, and process improvement
  • Excellent project and time management skills
  • Strong problem solving and verbal/written communication skills
What we offer
  • A multi-cultural team of around 70 employees coming from more than 15 different countries plus a flat hierarchy
  • State of the art technology (hardware we use, software we use, products we develop)
  • Informal working environment - no dress code
  • One-on-Ones and feedback discussion with your manager on a regular basis
  • High-performing team in an agile environment excited to break new grounds
What are the next steps?
Sounds like your next dreamjob? Just ping us if you have any question or send us your CV  to Mickael Arrestier ( and we will be in touch!
About us
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