Job description


Senior Software Engineer - Backend

Location: Barcelona

Department: IT & E-Commerce


Our client is a global leader in online marketplaces and which offers the best solutions and services for their users.


As a Senior Software Engineer - Backend, you will help build state of the art systems and data infrastructure to power the company's digital transformation. Data from over a hundred of diverse sites will power great user features for the media and classified sites. This is a unique opportunity to help design, build, and scale a brand new data infrastructure system to power everything from better article and classified recommendations to more relevant ads, as well as build production systems that improve user experience.


-Together with the team and multiple stakeholders within the company, define and design data infrastructure and distributed systems.
-Develop and implement systems using the best development practices and tools.
-Help define our development environment, and communicate the best development practices within the organization (i.e. code reviews, testing, etc).
-Continuously monitor the quality of the systems, design measurements to monitor their health (both the engineering systems and data quality).
-Keep on top of the latest and greatest developments in the cloud, distributed systems, and data science fields.
-Work closely with other teams (data science, product, UX, business) to drive product development.


We are looking for a person with the following qualifications, experience and skills:

-You’re fluent in multiple development languages (static and dynamic), and interested in learning more.
-You have a deep understanding of systems design, algorithms, and data structures.
-You have experience developing on Linux.
-The cloud is your friend. Experience with AWS, Google Cloud, or any proprietary clouds. Experience with Puppet, Chef, etc.
-Experience with distributed computing technologies
-Experience with some of the “big data” technologies like MapReduce, Hadoop, Kafka, Storm, Cassandra, large scale storage systems
-You are comfortable working with multiple stakeholders from different parts of the organization toward a consensus.


-Permanent Contract
-Competitive Salary
-Paid lunches


Víctor González
(+34) 93 231 00 00 (ext. 200)


Víctor González
(+34) 93 231 00 00 (ext. 200)

Talent Search People is an international recruitment agency based in Barcelona, Madrid and Lisbon. We provide highly specialised recruitment services within our four areas of expertise: Sales & Marketing, IT & E-Commerce, Native Speakers and Finance & Administration.

Placement agency Nº 9900000357
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