Senior Back-end Developer

    TravelPerk Published: May 16, 2018
    Barcelona, Spain
    Job Type


    Are you a Back-end Developer with extensive programming experience? Is your code fast, efficient and reliable? Do you particularly enjoy working with amazing people, having fun at work and building something awesome? If so, let’s talk!

    TravelPerk is building a next-generation platform to take the pain out of booking and managing business travel. Discover our stack here.

    As a senior back-end developer, you will work on a day-to-day basis with our product team to design, architect and implement the back-end of our product.

    As Senior Back-end Developer, this position involves:

    • System architecture design, implementation and testing.
    • Product development in Python and Django of a travel-related web-based product.
    • Integrations between our product to 3rd party APIs.
    • Work within an Agile environment with strong attention to detail.
    • Being able to mentor/coach/train other colleagues as a domain expert.

    Required skills and experience:

    • "Product Engineering" mindset.
    • Extensive experience in similar roles building technically complex products.
    • Expert level at server-side development.
    • Experience writing highly efficient asynchronous code.
    • Git version control.
    • Obsession for quality and testing.
    • Eager to learn new technologies and frameworks.
    • Strong communication skills (in English).

    Bonus points for:

    • Experience in the travel industry.
    • DevOps experience with the AWS suite and/or Heroku.
    • Experience working in high-performing, Agile development teams.
    • People who like to build stuff (we really like people who maintain/contribute to open source projects).

    What do we offer?

    • Competitive compensation including equity in the company.
    • 24 vacation days per year and flexible working hours.
    • Health perks: Choose between a private health scheme or a gym allowance.
    • "Flexible compensation plan" to help you diversify and increase the net salary.
    • Free coffee and beverages, fresh fruit and other breakfast stuff.

    The back-end developer position requires full-time, in-house work in Barcelona, Spain. We can help with relocation from anywhere in the world. English is the official language at the office. No prior knowledge of Spanish is required.

    TravelPerk is an equal opportunity employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, or age.

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