Backend Engineer (Go) at started in 2010 and is the biggest classifieds marketplace in Switzerland with almost 3 million monthly active is part ofTX Markets, one of the largest digital companies in Switzerland. In our Core-Team, we are looking for a passionate engineer located in Switzerland, Germany, or France in the position of

Senior Backend Engineer (Go)

How we work:

  • As core engineering - in collaboration with web, apps, and product teams - we work with a modern software development methodology (based on Basecamp's Shape Up)
  • We are nice people; we write documentation, perform code reviews and write tests
  • We develop our backend in Go and run it on AWS
  • We use Elasticsearch and store data in PostgreSQL
  • We ship production-level code every day to more than 300k daily active users
  • We celebrate ownership and responsibility; we are responsible not only for the software design and implementation but also for the deployment and monitoring of our services

What we need from you:

  • A positive attitude and passion for your job
  • A solid software engineering background
  • Familiarity with AWS and the various services it offers
  • Experience with Elasticsearch, Redis, Docker, Kubernetes
  • Advanced knowledge of PostgreSQL and plenty of real-world experience using relational databases at a reasonable scale
  • Experience in backend development for web and app-based products
  • Well-versed in Golang or a background that allows you to adapt to it quickly
  • People over processes mentality - you are pragmatic and empathic, you seek understanding before being understood

What we offer:

  • Flexible remote work policy: You can work from home or in our office in Zurich, Valbonne or in a coworking space in Berlin
  • Competitive salary and a variety of fringe benefits
  • Budget for personal development and education
  • Providing equipment of your choice
  • Opportunity to grow both professionally and personally in a stimulating environment
  • Work in an international team of talented engineers
  • Collaboration with people from other companies in theTX Markets Tech Community
  • A modern working environment with a positive and friendly atmosphere
  • Once a year team-building event in changing remote locations all over Europe
  • For this job position, you need to be located in Switzerland, Germany, or France and have a valid work permit

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