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Backend Engineer - Marketing Techology

Backend Engineer - Marketing Technology

As a Backend Engineer you will join the Marketing Technology team and help develop the next generation of our in-house systems in the realm of Performance Marketing.  You will work as part of a cross-functional mission team with top-notch developers, analysts, data scientists and product owners as co-workers.  Deep dive data, develop innovative solutions, lead architecture decisions and take our marketing systems to new heights!


About GetYourGuide:

With 500+ employees from 50 nationalities, GetYourGuide is on a mission to turn trips into amazing experiences, using our product and technology to change the way travelers find and book things to do and explore their destination. We connect these travelers to our vast catalog of amazing experiences through our online marketplace.


Marketing Technology Team Mission:

We are part of the Performance Marketing department and responsible for the development, maintenance, and technical vision of the core technical systems behind our Marketing initiatives. We aim to be at the cutting edge of advertising technologies and partner with business stakeholders to develop impactful features to connect customers with the most relevant tours and activities in our inventory.  We have touch points across the business and aim to solve problems at scale with big data systems that manage 10s of millions of entries.



  • Immerse yourself in the problem space and our Technology stack
  • Lead architecture discussions and develop next generation systems
  • Partner with our business and technical teams to deliver innovative solutions
  • Review ongoing Performance Marketing efforts, identify opportunities and explore new areas
  • Design and develop efficient solutions that can continue to scale
  • Continuously improve our code base, systems and processes
  • Mentor other team members and be involved with hiring



  • Highly proficient in backend engineering, coding and best practices
  • Experience with Scala, Java or Python or otherwise a desire to learn
  • 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, proactive team player who is passionate about their craft
  • Customer-centric prioritization and data driven decision making
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English


Nice to have:

  • Experience with large scale data processing using Apache Spark & Airflow
  • Experience developing projects in a Docker microservice architecture
  • Experience using advertising APIs (Google Adwords, Facebook, etc.)
  • Prior experience in startup environments and an Agile mindset


We offer: 

  • Work on a product that helps create memorable travel experiences
  • Smart, engaged and open-minded co-workers
  • Speak English in the office with people from over 50 nationalities
  • Virtual stock options - be part of our success story
  • Monthly Hackathons and weekly tech talks
  • Annual learning & development budget
  • Well stocked kitchen and our famous pizza & beer Friday’s
  • GetYourGuide vouchers
  • Relocation Assistance



Do you have the skills for the job, enthusiasm about our vision and fit our culture? We are already looking forward to hearing from you! If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact us via

In the meantime, you can check our blog to see what happens behind the scenes at GetYourGuide and check out our Tech Radar for an insight into the stack we use to turn trips into amazing experiences!

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