Backend Engineer (m/f/d)

Lengoo GmbH Published: December 10, 2020
Berlin, Germany
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Your mission

As a Backend Engineer, you will be working with a dynamic, international tech team based in Berlin that has been operational for the last 2 years. Your mission is to design and develop a micro-service architecture that integrates at its core the best engineering practises and the latest generation of machine translation research.

Your responsibilities

  • Gather, understand, and prioritize requirements, research potential solutions, rapidly build prototypes, and distill and communicate what was learned, expected risks, necessary resources, and potential security concerns.
  • Provide high-level technical design, strategy roadmap development, and technical architecture related to our existing and new services and related infrastructure used by our front-end engineers.
  • Assure that our architectures are consistent with industry best practices including scalability, availability, maintainability, and flexibility.
  • Communicate strategies and processes around our services to cross-functional groups.
  • Hack or learn whatever you want during bi-weekly learning afternoon.


Your profile

  • You are an experienced software engineer with 3+ years of experience.
  • You are a polyglot coder who has mastered several languages or technologies including any one or more of the following: NodeJS, Java, PHP.
  • You have experience defining and modelling a consumable API.
  • You work autonomously, are energized by missions and goals more than a specific list of tasks.
  • Experienced in designing, analyzing, optimising code, and troubleshooting large-scale distributed systems.


Why us?

  • A fast-growing startup which is financially secured by EU research grants and well-known investors and already serves more than 3,000 business clients.
  • The opportunity to contribute to cutting edge developments in the field of machine learning.
  • Regular feedback and check-ins on your well-being.
  • Flexible work environment.
  • A modern office in the heart of Berlin with lots of bars and restaurants closeby.
  • Outstanding team atmosphere through regular team events, hackathons, and lunches.Development opportunities through conferences and own learning time slots.
  • Subsidized gym membership (Urban Sports Club), free breakfast, coffee, drinks, fruits and dinner (after 8 pm).
  • We give you one additional day of vacation, both 24.12 and 31.12. are half day off


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