Backend Engineer (m/f/d)

    Lengoo GmbH Published: November 19, 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