(Senior) Backend Engineer
Posted: Apr 28, 2020
*Trade Republic is Europe’s first commission-free mobile broker. * Join one of Europe's fastest-growing fintech to disrupt brokerage. We offer easy, fast and convenient access to capital markets for everyone. With a German banking license and partners such as HSBC, Blackrock, and solarisBank, we make stock trading dead simple and commission-free. We believe brokerage is poised for disruption driven by technology and automation. We have developed a modern banking platform operating for a fraction of the cost of traditional banks. - € 17M FUNDING RAISED - CREANDUM | PROJECT A | SINO - 50 EMPLOYEES - 10+ NATIONALITIES **Tasks** - be part of our engineering team working on development and improvement of the different backend parts of our core banking and trading applications - work closely with cross-functional teams (product managers, analysts, OPs & Finance stakeholders) and moreover with the founders and senior management helping to ignite further growth of the company - build, test features/ products using modern tools from the JVM ecosystem like Kotlin, Spring or Vert.x, Hibernate or jOOQ - manage Database schemas exclusively via Flyway Migrations - ship products via a CI/CD pipeline based on Git Pull Requests, Buildkite, and Container Orchestration - take proactive responsibility for the long-term code quality and architecture - share your knowledge about tools and technology that remove manual processes, reduce tedious tasks and increase efficiency and reliability - help scale financial institute backend systems from an early production stage to major european player dimensions **Requirements** - you have at least 2 years experience in software engineering - you have developed and shipped scalable features within a service oriented architecture - you have a strong urge to deliver reliable and long-term maintainable software using an iterative development approach and continuous delivery - you feel comfortable in an agile environment and have a self-driven personality with a “hands-on” approach, able to identify and solve problems independently and efficiently - you are passionate about building a modern financial system that redefines how people invest their money in today’s markets **Benefits** *Team* You will work within a small team full of experienced and highly driven colleagues. Together, we will redefine how people invest their money. *Technology* We are a true technology company, investing all our resources in automation and technology. *Perspective* You will shape how we grow as a company and scale our business across Europe.