Senior Software Developer // Booking.com

Senior Software Developer (Amsterdam)

At Booking.com we combine the best traits of a start-up with the resources of planet Earth’s  #1 accommodation website. We are working towards creating the ultimate travel experience, building and improving great products for both travellers and the accommodation partners.

We are not afraid to experiment, think big or aim high!

Based in the beautiful city of Amsterdam, our technology department is over 1500 strong.

We believe that diversity makes us stronger – with over 60 different nationalities in the technology department alone, you will be able to absorb new skills and develop your career in a multicultural environment.

As well as working independently, you will also be responsible for making technical decisions within a team and across teams/sub-departments. Our development strategy is agile and we work in small Scrum teams of 5-7. We do several code rollouts every day, are data-driven and do extensive A/B testing on both user and partner facing platforms.

B.responsible

  • 50% coding, 50% working with developers
  • Take initiative to address the larger technical needs of the product you work on
  • Focus on moving the business forward, be pragmatic about technology choices
  • Always keep the customer at the center of everything you do
  • Have a keen interest in the business, not just any given technical problem
  • Lead initiatives for improvement of development processes and business opportunities for your team’s product and the company as a whole by impacting multiple products across the business.
  • Identify, foster, and proactively help colleagues to grow professionally, taking a significant role in onboarding new team members
  • Contribute to the growth of Booking.com through interviewing or other recruitment efforts
  • Represent Booking.com values, both in the company and in the external community
  • Advocate a collaborative working environment – make “my ideas” into “our ideas”
  • Lead, manage and resolve technical or design discussions or conflicts

B.skilled

  • 7+ years of experience as a software developer
  • Thought leader (leader in the field of own expertise)
  • Strong and demonstrable programming skill, using 2+ server-side programming languages
  • 1+ years of experience mentoring, coaching and training newer and less experienced team members
  • Excellent communication, influencing, and stakeholder management
  • Experience working on products that impact large numbers of customers
  • Experience with distributed systems
  • Ability to drive technical, business and people related initiatives that improve productivity, performance and quality
  • Proven ability and willingness to continue learning
  • Self-starter, self-motivated, collaborative, with “can do” attitude

B.offered

  • Living and working in Amsterdam, one of the most cosmopolitan cities in Europe
  • Contributing to a high scale, complex, world-renowned product and seeing real-time impact of your work on millions of travellers worldwide
  • Working in a fast-paced and performance-driven culture
  • Opportunity to utilize technical expertise, leadership capabilities and entrepreneurial spirit
  • Promote and drive impactful and innovative engineering solutions
  • Technical, behavioural and interpersonal competence advancement via on-the-job opportunities, experimental projects, hackathons, conferences and active community participation
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package and some great added perks of working in the home city of Booking.com

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We are also hiring iOS, Android, Frontend, Full Stack and Java Developers as well as Team Leads, Site Reliability Engineers and Product focused roles.

This position is open to worldwide candidates and, in the case of relocation, we will assist you with a generous relocation package, ensuring a smooth transition to working and living in Amsterdam.  We have successfully relocated 300+ Technology professionals to Amsterdam in the last year!

If you want to get in touch to discuss this role further leave me your details. I’ve personally done the relocation from Dublin in the past 6 months.

Please check glassdoor.com and search for Senior Software Developer in Amsterdam for guidance around salary.

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Web Engineers // Wattics

Men and women wanted for an extraordinary journey of discovery. We spend our rainy days in Dublin building a product we really love, growing a community of millions, organizing great company retreats, hiking & laughing.

We develop a global data analytics platform for energy managers to create a great impact on global businesses using the latest web technologies. Our human-centered platform helps consumers keep energy consumption/production under control. Our software change the way businesses discover saving opportunities, improve work conditions and become respectful towards the environment.

We need fast-paced web engineers to join a growing team of 10 people, passionate, who write code with the highest standard, well experienced in developing production code at large, who know how to create a wow effect with customers, and with a track record of implementing in Ruby on Rails and Java.

ABOUT YOU

  • You have built and maintained robust, scalable applications using the likes of Ruby, Java, JavaScript, Python (at least 3 years development experience required).
  • You function well in a fast-paced, informal environment where change is the norm
  • You love clean, quality code and understand the importance of test code
  • You are a passionate developer with a BS or MS in a computer-related discipline
  • You are detail-oriented, methodical, perfectionist and adaptable to work well in a team
  • You have a strong experience using JavaScript Frameworks/Libraries & relational DBs
  • You have excellent problem solving, critical thinking, and communication skills
  • You can handle client requests and develop new product specifications if needed

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • You will work with an excited international team of skilled engineers in an agile development environment with daily scrums and bi-weekly sprint meetings
  • You will work in a team and be responsible for the design and implementation of new features according to client requirements in Ruby On Rails
  • You will actively contribute to brainstorming, technology roadmap, and strategy sessions. * You will be responsible for proactively looking for ways to improve performance, simplify interactions, and automate management.

TECHNOLOGIES WE USE

  • Ruby On Rails
  • Java
  • Javascript
  • JQuery, React, Backbone (Marionette.js)
  • Rspec, Capybara, Teaspoon
  • MySQL
  • Linux shell
  • Git & Github (code reviews are part of our workflow)
  • AWS
  • TDD (Rspec)
  • Jira and agile methodologies

WHAT YOU GET

  • A great learning environment from both a software dev and business perspectives
  • A super experience to grow an analytics platform with real-time data from all over the World
  • A competitive salary, paid holidays, bonuses etc
  • Company retreats in remote locations
  • A fun, friendly and outgoing team
  • Equities in the company after one-year employment
  • An exciting work environment with other successful start-ups co-located in the same centre

WHAT NOW?

  • Apply by sending a CV and let us know what you are passionate about
  • Include links to your GitHub, Twitter, or anything that you are particularly proud to share.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: €35,000.00 to €55,000.00 /year

Apply to: antonio.ruzzelli@wattics.com

Senior Python Developer // EdgeTier

Senior Python Developer

EdgeTier are looking for senior Python software developers to help us build next generation customer support systems. This is a unique opportunity to have a huge impact in a growing company and be part of a highly skilled team who are changing the nature of customer support.

At EdgeTier, we build software that helps customer support teams be more productive and efficient. These products are built using the latest software development frameworks and methodologies.

While working at EdgeTier you will continuously be exposed to new technologies and will deploy them in real-world environments. As a senior member of the technical team, you will be consistently evaluating and recommending new technologies that will form part of our products.

As a senior developer, you will be involved in all architectural design decisions and input heavily into the technical strategy of the company. You will be involved in developing all aspects of our products from designing and developing the APIs and logic to serve the application’s frontend, right down to querying and designing databases. At EdgeTier, we use machine learning / AI extensively, and while experience in this area is not necessary, you will be exposed to state-of-the-art AI techniques.

This role is for EdgeTier’s Dublin office, and candidates must be able to work from the Dublin city centre office.

Responsibilities

  • Software development on next generation customer support systems.
  • Leading product design, architecture and development decisions.
  • Involvement in all aspects of product development including coding, testing, deployment, and maintenance.
  • Work directly with the management team to input into technical strategy, software tooling etc.
  • Define and ensure compliance to standards for high-quality software development (e.g. code reuse, testing, code reviews, documentation etc.).
  • Work directly on live products as used by our current and future customers.
  • Explore and recommend new technologies that can be used in EdgeTier to improve our products.

Desired Experience

  • Above anything listed below, we are looking for candidates that are able to rapidly learn and apply new technologies.
  • 5+ years of Python development experience.
  • Knowledge of Python web frameworks such as Flask, Tornado, or similar.
  • Experience in designing / architecting software systems
  • Experience with SQL and ORMs.
  • Proficient with Git.
  • Experience writing tests using pytest, unittest etc.
  • Experience leading teams of software developers that employ best-practice development methodologies.
  • Proven experience in deploying production systems.
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services or similar
  • Experience in leading teams in an Agile / Kanban development environment.
  • (Optional) Experience with frontend development.

If you are interested in applying, please send your CV to info+cv@edgetier.com