Zalando Company Profile

Backend Engineer



As Zalando transforms from Europe's leading e-commerce company into The Starting Point for Fashion, Beauty and Lifestyle, this is an exciting time to join us. We are continuously innovating the way we engage with our 42m+ customers to build deeper relationships that see them return again and again. Of our assortment, Beauty is one of the most personal categories - whether our customer is a makeup enthusiast or looking for a no-fuss skincare product, Beauty is one of the most personal categories in our assortment.As a backend Engineer within the Beauty team you will have the unique opportunity to redefine how customers buy Beauty products online in a way that is on par or better than online or offline stores. You will be driving highly visible and impactful features that directly affect the experience of 46+ million Zalando customers. To disrupt the way our customers find and purchase items online that they need and love, you will be working closely with the product team. Read more about us in our Engineering Blog.WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDEDDesign, build and operate backend systems that scale to 46+ million Zalando customers, by paying strong attention to integration with various services, automated tests, scalability and resilience.Collaborate on different products across the platform, enhancing and extending some of the most critical applications in the user journey and have the opportunity to share, learn and influence the development practices across multiple teams.Deliver high quality code and help to maintain a high level of engineering excellence by reviewing your teammates' codes and shaping our systems' design.Work in a cross functional team consisting of developers, designers and product managers.Proactively mentor, share knowledge and learn from your peers.Contribute to our growing tech community and encourage knowledge sharing.WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FORPassionate problem solver who puts the needs of customers first.Understanding of event-driven microservice architecture and REST services. Experience in operating microservices in a highly distributed environment (preferably on AWS).4+ years of development experience in Java/Kotlin/Scala based microservices.Experience with SQL and NOSQL databases like PostgreSQL and Redis.Strong passion for developing clean, well maintainable and testable code.An agile mindset with a strong customer focus.Experience working on high-load and highly-available services is a plus.Experience in NodeJS is a plus.PERKS AT WORKA workplace run on trust, empowerment and feedback; positive, inspiring working atmosphereCompetitive salary, employee share shop, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, centrally located offices, public transport discounts, municipality services, great IT equipment, flexible working times, additional holidays and volunteering time off, free beverages and fruits, diverse sports and health offeringsMentoring and personal development opportunities and an international team of expertsRelocation assistance for internationals, PME family service and parent & child roomsWe celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.ABOUT ZALANDOZalando is Europe's leading online platform for fashion, connecting customers, brands and partners across 23 markets. We drive digital solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 45 million active customers through diverse skill-sets, interests and languages our teams choose to use.Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via email.

Kürzlich hinzugefügte Jobs bei Zalando

Fullstack Engineer

SAP Frontend Developer

Junior Developer

Fullstack Engineer

Software Engineer

Frontend Engineer

Junior Software Engineer

Backend Software Engineer

Kürzlich hinzugefügte Jobs in Deutschland

Java Developer

Test Automation Engineer

Software Developer

Lead Web Developer

Software Engineer

Software Developer

Java Software Developer

Full Stack Software Developer