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16 Apr 2019

Full-timeSenior Backend Engineer (Scala)

Tundra – Posted by Todor Todorov Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

Job Description

We are hiring for a Senior Backend Engineer to join our engineering team in Zurich, Switzerland. We are a small team focused on solving a big and difficult problem: how to make global trade radically easier. We’re a fast growing venture-backed startup with offices in Zurich and San Francisco.

What you'll do:

- Contribute new features to our B2B marketplace in a reliable and sustainable manner
- Work closely with product management, designers, and UI engineers
- Start new green field projects like APIs, Analytics, 3rd party integrations, etc
- Solve critical problems in innovative ways
- Helping us plan out our cloud infrastructure as we scale up
- Resolve production issues together with the engineering team

Who you are:

- Proactive, passionate and have the needed perseverance for creating great software in imperfect world
- Ability to work both independently and with teammates in a fast moving environment
- Track record in development of complex software systems
- Strong analytical and design skills, and attention to the details
- Scala, JavaScript/TypeScript, Java - expert knowledge in at least one
- Deep understanding of cloud architecture and application deployment on AWS
- 2+ years of experience building high concurrency servers based on Finagle, Akka, or similar
- Familiarity with Node and its ecosystem
- Familiarity with AWS and its various services
- Good understanding of functional programming concepts - Monads, Functors, ADT

Why join Tundra:

- Competitive salary
- Impactful work that will help lay the foundation for future projects
- Meaningful equity at an early stage company
- MacbookPro and 27" monitor
- Flexible worktime
- Budget for conferences, trainings and events
- Team events and aperos
- Brand new office space in central Zurich with standing desks
- Relaxed work conditions and a fun, competent team

We're looking forward to hearing from you!

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Job Categories: Software Engineer. Job Types: Full-time. Job Tags: Akka, aws, functional programming, java, node, and scala. Salaries: 100,000 and above.

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