Senior Back-end Software Engineer

Ukraine, Kyiv
October 4, 2021

WebbyLab is a Ukrainian IT outsourcing company. We develop scalable and feature-rich Web and Mobile applications using NodeJs, React, React Native, PHP stack. We have successfully completed projects for Daimler Mercedes-Benz, Bayer, Pfizer, Uber, Ezlo, etc.
Currently, our company consists of more than 130 unique specialists. We are aimed at expanding our team up to 200 members that will share our values, inspire and improve with us achieving all set goals.
Our Customer is a travel and hospitality SaaS technology company that works to make the world a more welcome place. The company creates advanced cloud-based hospitality software for hotels, hostels, and hotel groups that manages reservations and guests, distributes room availability, sells inventory, and collects payments. We’re looking for people who want to reinvent the world of hospitality tech and travel and love to travel as much as a team does.

As a Senior Backend Engineer, you will implement new architectures, features, and best practices to scale the customer’s platform. You will contribute to new efforts in service-oriented architectures, leveraging the latest, cutting edge technologies. As a Senior Backend Engineer, your goal is to deliver an exceptional experience to company`s customers all around the world with quality, performance, and scalability top of mind.

What you will do:

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to plan, build and ship high quality features.
  • Mentor team members through practices like pair programming and code reviews.
  • Help design the long term vision of our technology.
  • Promote best practices to improve the quality of our code and processes.
  • Drive technical decisions within the team.
  • Advocate for quality and test automation.

You’ll succeed with:

  • 5+ years of Java web application software engineering experience.
  • 2+ years experience working on microservices with Spring Boot framework.
  • Ability and willingness to dive into and add to/update/maintain PHP codebase.
  • Experience designing and building a microservice.
  • 2+ years experience working with Kafka event system.
  • Strong knowledge and a passion for software best practices and design patterns.
  • Strong teamwork, leadership, and time management skills.
  • Passionate about agile practices and continuous improvement.
  • Business level English fluency required (verbal and written skills).

Nice to have:

  • Experience with payments systems.
  • Experience with gRPC.
  • Experience working with a remote-first and globally distributed team.
  • Travel industry experience is a plus but definitely not required!
  • Experience with Atlassian products [Jira/Confluence/Bitbucket].

We offer you:

  • Challenging tasks and continuous professional growth and feedback.
  • Want to upgrade your skills? No problem, WebbyLab is ready to partially compensate for your trainings, conferences, courses, etc .
  • Internal pieces of training, hackathons, demo presentations of our projects.
  • Flexible working schedule.
  • Paid vacation of 20 working days and sick leave.
  • Gifts and bonuses for your birthday, WebbyLab’s birthday and New Year’s holidays.
  • Fully equipped kitchen with fruits, cookies and of course delicious coffee, happy breakfast, pizza day, etc.
  • The location of the office is a 10-minute walk from metro Vasilkivska.

Please indicate the salary expectations, detailed description of your experience, skills, contact details in the CV/cover letter.

WebbyLab team photo