Software Engineer - Python/Scala (m/f/d)

  • FlixMobility
  • Berlin, Germany
  • 27/01/2021
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Job Description

We're looking for a motivated and driven Backend Engineer - Scala to join our Connected Vehicle team.

This team works closely with Traffic Control, Customer Care, FlixTrain and Offline Product to automate communications with drivers and customers throughout any given Flix journey. It's a new team, formed last year, who's been developing the first iterations of the Connected Vehicle product. Currently we're working with Scala, Play and Akka Http frameworks, REST and GraphQL API, AWS, PostgreSQL and Kafka and Kafka Streams.

In this team you'll have the chance to contribute to the early stages of a product with which you can grow.
If you're interested in automation and connectivity, and looking for a team where you can both contribute to a tangible product and guide to better architectural and technical decisions, read on:

Your Responsibilities – Paint the world green

  • Together with the product team, you'll design solutions for the problem statements brought to you by business stakeholders
  • With your team, you will fully own and develop connected vehicle features, ensuring scalability and sustainability of your product
  • You'll contribute in technical discussions within the team to find the best approaches and solutions to problem statements
  • You'll be joining a team working within an Agile environment and play an active in each sprint
  • You'll develop your skills in line with a mastery plan and, given the appropriate setting, teach and mentor other colleagues in line with their development plans

Your Profile – Ready to hop on board

  • You're proficient in one of the following languages: Scala, Java or Python (and open to learning and using the others)
    If your main proficiency is Python, knowing at least one JVM language would be required
  • You collaborate well with others to solve problems and enjoy working in an agile setting
  • You're a good communicator, able to express yourself with technical and non technical people alike
  • Experience with scalable distributed systems, streaming data, event-based architecture or/and microservices
  • Experience with designing and developing RESTful APIs, event-driven APIs and microservices
  • Plus: You have experience with React
  • Plus: Infrastructure and SRE experience

Perks – More than just a job

  • Have an impact. With innovation and smart technology, we are changing the way people travel, and you too can have an impact on this ride.
  • Trust-based working. We don't punch the clock – organize your own schedule. We trust in what you do!
  • Push boundaries. Everyone is equally important and works together on uncharted challenges alongside inspiring colleagues from all over the world.
  • Fun at work and beyond. Discover the world with your free FlixBus rides and join our regular team events – there's always something to celebrate!
  • Feel at home. We provide you with a laptop, comfortable working space, free drinks, a casual dress code, diverse employee discounts and more.

Want to rewrite the history of mobility with us? Then join our ride and apply now. We're excited to hear from you!

FlixMobility – A place to enjoy work and have an impact

The future of transportation is Green. Here at FlixMobility Tech, the R&D group, we develop software with the brightest minds from around the world to engineer new experiences for our millions of customers across our apps and websites. Every day we solve challenging problems, like how to scale rapidly around the world and how to make an experience that delights our customers. We have a culture of sharing ideas, contributing to open source projects and being an active member in our technical communities.

FlixMobility is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy and gender identity), national, social or ethnic origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, age, veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements, competence and merit