Senior Backend Engineer

Our Engineering department is looking for a Senior Backend Engineer who cares to deliver best in-class experiences for online partners and customer audiencesYou will work as part of a cross-functional mission team with top-notch developers, designers, analysts and product managers.  If you are interested in contributing to the success of a web platform that is used by millions of travellers around the world then keep on reading!

Team Mission:

Catalog team has a mission to create a scalable, accurate, and inspirational catalog for our products so that we can provide a better informational content for our customers, enhanced recommendations.

Partnerships engineering team supports the Business Development Team and maximizes revenue for GYG and our Partners.

Responsibilities:

  • Work in a cross-functional mission team with engineers, designers and analysts
  • Help to enable your mission team to iterate fast and learn about our customers by designing, launching and iterating on A/B experiments
  • Continuously improve our code base, systems and processes
  • Design and develop efficient solutions that can continue to scale
  • Mentor other team members and be involved with hiring

Requirements:

  • Minimum of 5+ years of software development experience
  • Proficient in backend PHP coding + other backend language
  • Willingness and ability to touch JavaScript, CSS and HTML when needed
  • Experience with A/B testing, hypothesis building and best practices
  • Experience with the architecture and deployment of complex systems
  • Ability to turn ideas into fast, reliable and maintainable code
  • Solid understanding of SQL including complex queries and optimization
  • Positive, pro-active team player who is passionate about their craft
  • Customer-centric prioritization and data drive decision making
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

Nice to have:

  • Experience with service-oriented architecture
  • Prior experience working in the e-commerce space
  • Prior experience in start-up environments

We offer:

  • Work on a product that helps create memorable travel experiences
  • Smart, engaged co-workers
  • An English-speaking office with an international team
  • Virtual stock options - be part of our success story
  • Monthly Hackathons and weekly tech talks
  • Annual external training budget for continued learning
  • Well stocked kitchen
  • GetYourGuide vouchers
  • Relocation assistance 

You can get in touch with us via jobs@getyourguide.com, and make sure you check out life at GetYourGuide on our blog.

You can also take a look at our Tech Radar for an insight into our stack.

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We will review your application and get back to you no later than Monday, November 26th.