Senior Backend Engineer

Permanent  |  €60,000 to €85,000 per annum  |  Europe  |  Berlin

Back End Development

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Backend Engineer to join one of the most exciting global startups in the open source industry, in one of their tech hubs in Berlin. The company are backed by Google, heavily funded and making game-changing movements in technology.

Founded by some of the best technical minds in the UK, this exciting cloud based startup are looking for intelligent and creative engineers, to complement their existing engineering team.

As a Senior Backend Engineer you will work with Go building faster and more scalable applications with container technology with Docker and orchestration with Kubernetes. As well as designing features in Go, you will also be building open source software tools and building complex systems that use microservices to accelerate new apps within a highly concurrent environment.

You will be working with a highly collaborative team of passionate engineers who are excited by making new technologies and contributing to live open source projects. This organisation thrive on code collaboration and review, ensuring that their team are approaching technology in the best way possible. If you are proud to share your contributions and work alongside engineers with a similar attitude, then this position would be very well suited to you.

For this position it is essential that you have a solid understanding of microservices and working with complex distributed systems. This company are using Golang primarily, however, an understanding of Go isn't essential, if you have experience in languages such as Erlang or Scala with the microservices experience, then we will also consider this background.

As well as working with modern technologies and tools with Go, Kubernetes, Docker and Mesos within one of the most passionate teams in Berlin, this company also offer the chance to talk about what they're doing and raise your technical profile, they will support you to raise your technical profile by supporting you sharing your technical stories at conferences and meetups.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please also include any additional information to support your profile e.g. github, stackoverflow or links to talks you may have done. This organisation have a very high bar, so as much information you can provide will work in your favour.

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, and we confirm that we will gladly accept applications from individuals of any age for this role. LinuxRecruit is a leading open source specialist and provides services as an agency and an employment business.

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