Back End Engineer Go/Java (f/m/d)

  • Zug, ZG, Switzerland
  • 30/06/2021
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Job Description

Today, Ricardo is the largest online marketplace in Switzerland with over 2.3 million listed items and more than 4 million users. For more than 20 years , we have helped our users to find a new home for their idle object. Ricardo is the paradise of bargain hunters, the happiness of collectors, and therefore second-hand is our DNA.
While you were reading this text, 4 articles have already been sold on our platform.
You will be part of Ricardo Engineering, a remote-friendly department of 50 engineers located in three countries (Zug - Switzerland, Belgrade - Serbia, Sophia-Antipolis - France)
You will be working in the community team , a cross-functional, agile team that has the responsibility to consolidate user data and protect the trust of our customers.
You will not be alone: other Backend engineers from 5 other teams gather bi-weekly through our guilds to share best practices, support each other and ramp up your skills.
At Ricardo, we deeply care about your experience as much as our end-user experience. Role and responsibilities
Ricardo is looking for an engineer that demonstrates a passion for delivering simple, reliable, and maintainable services .
You take part in a cross-functional team of 5 to 9 people and are rightful to challenge our processes and product.
This role can be either in person in any of our European offices (Zug - Switzerland, Sophia Antipolis - France, Belgrade - Serbia) or work remotely anywhere in Europe with English as your working language. Requirements
Your experience : You have 2+ years as a Back-End engineer with knowledge and experience with Golang and Java. You have experience in web development, ideally in REST or gRPC API development, and experience with SQL databases (PostgreSQL, SQLServer...)
Code quality : you ensure the code quality through testing, tracing and monitoring
Pragmatism : you are a problem solver
You are eager to learn & to challenge us. You have some knowledge on

microservices architectures

messaging systems, ideally Kafka

in Containerization & clustering (Docker, Kubernetes, ...)

Experience with Git (branching, merge) / Github (review PRs) or another versioning system

in continuous integration and continuous delivery (TravisCI, CircleCI, ...)

And a good level of English as you'll collaborate with cross border colleagues. Benefits

Training and conference budget available for everybody.

Strong engineering culture, empowerment and trust

Career tracks that can match with employees expectations (Senior, Principal, managers…). We want you to progress on your professional journey at Ricardo

Access to Headspace , a digital platform to take care of your mental health

Home office possible also after the Covid period.

Fresh fruits, Free coffee @ Office.

Friday drinks & seasonal parties

Yearly party with all our colleagues

You’ve read us so far and feel connected? Send your CV in English today!
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