Senior Backend Developer
LIFULL Connect is a Global Marketplace Group that operates more than 250 vertical search sites across property, employment, motoring, and fashion in 63 different countries and 24 different languages. These sites operate under the Trovit, Mitula, Nestoria, Nuroa, and Fashiola brands. In addition, our network of 22 property portals in South-East Asian and Latam countries under DotProperty and Resem groups, help people find their next home. Our mission is to connect people and help them make some of the biggest decisions in their life. Want to know more about Lifull Connect?
We are an innovative and creative team, and we look for people who are team players, humble, self-responsible, curious, passionate, happy, proactive, and willing to roll up their sleeves.
Our team context:
You will be joining our Listings team, whose goal is to develop and maintain the tools that keep our websites fed with top quality content (classified ads), so that our users can find their new home, car or job. This team is responsible for the backend that powers content feeding (ingestion, processing, content quality controls, etc) for several websites from our inventory, which account for tens of millions of visits every month.
We’re maturing as a team, and we’re in the process of improving our tech culture by adopting XP practices and tools, so we would love you to help us in our journey. We have a big amount of legacy data projects, and we’re working towards making them shine incrementally. We work on improving our systems capability so it can evolve sustainably while keeping content freshness and systems uptime under control.
How we work:
- We are becoming a team that embraces Agile principles and values.
- We’re learning to approach our solutions with a Lean mindset.
- We’re improving our pair programming and mob programming skills.
- We’re introducing and improving XP practices.
- We improve continuously and engage in deliberate practice
- Strong object-oriented programming skills.
- Solid understanding of application architecture (Patterns, DDD, hexagonal architecture, etc.).
- Good skills in Java and its ecosystem.
- Solid experience with unit testing (TDD preferred).
- Experience working in Agile environments.
- Good refactoring skills and experience dealing with legacy code.
- Experience with continuous delivery practices.
- A willingness to provide and request constructive feedback.
- A DevOps mindset (or at least familiar with the culture).
What’s a plus but not mandatory:
- Knowledge of Hadoop.
- Experience with large datasets.
- Technical mentoring or coaching skills.
- Experience with evolutionary design & architectures.
What we offer you:
We are a tech company where we really collaborate, where opportunities are generated and where you can grow. Many of our developers are active members of software crafting communities and are used to participating in meetups, conferences, katas, etc. We love good code which does what it is intended in the simplest way possible, which can be easily tested, maintained and scaled by the current and the next team that is in charge of it.
Some of the things that will help you perform at your best (aka benefits & perks):
- Practice programs and team technical training to improve your skills.
- A remote-first culture that will allow you to choose where you want to work from (your home or our offices).
- A unique and challenging job driven by bold objectives.
- A lean, diverse and multi-regional company.
- Ongoing training & learning opportunities.
- Private medical insurance.
- Flexible Payment Plan (Restaurant, Transport, Kindergarten).
Sounds like you? Then let’s talk!