Senior Software Engineer

Are you looking for a challenge? Do you want to work in the fastest-growing online booking platform? Come and join us at Bidroom.com for a real chance to push yourself and the company forward. All of this can be done in the comfort of a relaxed, rapidly expanding multinational working environment and right here in the heart of Krakow.

Bidroom is a Dutch company with a rapidly expanding international team, speaking over 20 languages. We are of course English speaking with all internal communication delivered in English.

We are aggressively expanding our Engineering, QA, DevOps, Data Science, and Product Management departments, by implementing the most modern software engineering, analytics and product practices. We are looking for professionals willing to prove themselves not just in following processes and best practices but also able to collaboratively explore and define new solutions.

What will you be doing?

In this role you will be part of our engineering team which is transitioning our core systems to Cloud Native Microservices, Serverless, Streaming and Big Data architectures.

Members of this team will be working on challenging problems that need innovative, creative and scalable solutions, owning major deliverables across all aspects of software development by adopting Agile processes and DevOps best practices. Successful candidates can quickly adapt to new development environments, learn existing products, create reliable and maintainable code. They must be excited about technology, good design and keen to create exceptional customer experiences.

The successful candidate will design low-latency distributed systems with a variety of core languages, web and cloud technologies including Message Queues, Lambda functions, Docker Containers, Service Mesh, Relational, In-Memory and NoSQL databases, Streaming and Event processing systems on AWS.

What skills should you have?

  • 5-10 years of production software development experience
  • Strong understanding of software engineering principles, testing, data structures and algorithms  
  • Experience in developing high performance, reliable Distributed Systems and web/mobile applications, REST/gRPC/GraphQL APIs
  • Some experience with Streaming and Big Data Architectures
  • Experienced in developing scalable and secure Cloud Native Microservices, public APIs, Serverless and evolutionary architectures
  • Strong supporter of good OO design patterns and SOLID principles
  • Expert in one or more object-oriented and/or functional languages such as Java, Kotlin, Go, Swift, C++, Rust, Scala, Elixir
  • Knowledge of scripting languages such as Python, TypeScript or similar
  • Experience and/or good understanding of web protocols, technologies, languages and frameworks
  • Good knowledge of Unix/Linux operating system and shell scripting
  • Good knowledge of a variety of Relational, NoSQL and Time Series DBMS; ACID and BASE transaction processing
  • Experienced in Agile methodologies such as SCRUM, Kanban or others
  • Good communication and collaboration skills
  • Self motivated and able to work in a fast-paced startup environment
  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering
  • Proficient in English

What can you expect?

  • A dynamic and innovative environment
  • A rewarding salary
  • Great office location on the Main square of Krakow
  • Flexible working hours
  • The best atmosphere you will have ever worked in
  • An international team of people who enjoy their work