Senior Backend Developer, Booking

Berlin, DE

Job Description / Skills Required

We are searching for an excellent software engineer with a passion for software-craftsmanship and experience in API design or travel platforms. The ideal candidate should enjoy building scalable solutions within a strong, cross-functional, agile development team.
About GoEuro
Driven by our team of over 200 people from more than 40 different countries, GoEuro is changing the way we travel across Europe. With GoEuro you can compare and book trains, buses and flights to anywhere in Europe with one simple search, on mobile, app or desktop. By offering transparent pricing and easy booking, GoEuro makes travel planning simple, flexible and personal.
With over 500 European transportation partners across 12 countries, GoEuro is one of Europe’s fastest growing travel companies backed by 10 million monthly users and the world’s leading tech investors.
We are now looking for the next great addition to our team as a Backend Developer.
As a Backend Developer at GoEuro you will…
…be part of an international, talented and agile Development team that is responsible for building the user interface of GoEuro’s desktop, mobile interface and web apps. You will work with latest technologies and have a great impact on our product. Although, we are extremely proud of what we have achieved at GoEuro already, there's still some space for improvement and lots of interesting technical challenges to overcome going forward.
In an agile context you will share the following tasks with your teammates:
Play a leading role in the architecture and building of our core booking system.
Work with a massive amount of sales with multiple partners.
Design and develop a scalable and secure booking system.
Implement scalable and accurate data – backend.
If you can develop production level code in your sleep, care about solid engineering practices and love to share your knowledge within a talented team – fantastic! In addition to that, we would love you to have:
Passion and the needed discipline for developing booking systems.
Solid experience in Java, designing and building scalable high-performing applications.
Experience in writing secure web applications (owasp top 10) and API design.
Expertise in SQL, NoSQL (Couchbase/Hadoop) is a plus.
Passion for software craftsmanship and agile development methodologies.
Excellent spoken and written English skills, other languages are considered a plus and German is not mandatory.
What can you expect from joining GoEuro?
An office in the centre of Berlin’s thriving startup scene
Flat hierarchies and everyday opportunities to learn, grow and develop
A diverse team of over 40 nationalities
Free lunches, yoga, German lessons and more
Competitive compensation and relocation support
Are you the one we are looking for?
We're excited to receive your application!