Love travelling in your spare time?

Like the idea of a Hybrid work model?

Excited to work within an International team?

Want to be part of a rapidly scaling company?

YOUR JOURNEY STARTS HERE...


OUR VALUES

This position presents the opportunity to work in a business-critical role in a rapidly growing company. You will also uphold our four core values:

  • Be the solution - take ownership, drive collaboration
  • Be resourceful - strive for new wins every day
  • Be honest - default to transparency
  • Be respectful - treat others like you want to be treated

We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds and underrepresented groups and would invite you to apply. A diverse workforce is a highly productive one, so why not take a chance, send us your application even if you don't meet all our requirements, we may surprise you!

“Culture add” is so much better than 'culture fit' and welcome applications from all groups, irrespective of your, age, disability, gender reassignment, gender, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, veteran status and sexual orientation.

ROLE SUMMARY

As a backend engineer you will be a part of a cross-functional and an agile team of 5-7 people, where you will;

  • Be involved and participate in the overall application lifecycle
  • Work with cutting-edge technologies/libraries on a microservice based architecture
  • Collaborate with frontend developers to integrate user-facing elements with server-side logic
  • Write clean and quality code, build prototypes, solve issues, profile and manage bottlenecks
  • Develop automated tests to ensure business needs are met and allow for regression testing

If you are interested to learn more about our tech stack, check out our stackshare.io profile!

Salary

  • €30K - €45K - senior

Preferred experience

  • Demonstrable object-oriented software design and development experience for distributed infrastructure systems; using one or more of the server-side programming languages, preferably Ruby, Go, Python, Java etc
  • Demonstrable experience with relational (e.g MySQL, PostgreSQL) and non-relational (e.g MongoDB, DynamoDB) databases
  • Experience with message brokers(e.g RabbitMQ, Kafka, SQS)
  • Deep knowledge on Computer Science fundamentals, algorithms and data structures
  • Analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills; written and spoken

Nice to have

  • Experience of working as part of an Agile Software Development team
  • Experienced in defining solutions and designing containerized applications (e.g. Kubernetes, Docker) on Cloud (e.g AWS, GCP)


We will be really excited if you also have:

  • Open-source contributions to any of the frameworks in our tech-stack
  • Experience working in Fintech and developed payment solutions

ABOUT US

WeTravel (www.wetravel.com) is an online fintech payment platform that transforms travel companies’ finances, communication, and marketing from a lot of manual paperwork to digital. We are a very well funded VC-backed company, bringing together a diverse and highly motivated team.


Read about us on TechCrunch, Huffington Post, Yoga + Life, Financial Times (FT), Skift, Lonely Planet, etc: www.wetravel.com/press

Benefits & Salary

  • Attractive compensation
  • Unlimited Paid Time Off!
  • Tuesday & Friday team lunches
  • Hybrid working model - Tuesday and Friday in the office + 1 other day. Work from Home for the remainder
  • As a travel-related company, we have fantastic team retreats, two of our founders love surfing, so it's normally beside a great beach
  • The latest tech you need to be successful.
  • For candidates resident outside the Netherlands salaries are weighted according to local factors and considerations