Backend Developer (Java) - High Availability Core Technology

FREE NOW DE
We are the leading e-hailing app in Europe. Our vision is to create everyday magic in city movement.

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Intro

REE NOW is becoming a global player in the ride-hailing industry, do you wanna be part of this transformation? Do you want to contribute to the establishment of FREE NOW's role in the future of mobility platforms? Do you want to solve problems and make an impact on the lives of thousands of people? Then join us! Currently, we are looking for a talented Backend developer (Java) (m/f/d) to join our team in the Hamburg office.

 

About FREE NOW:

 

FREE NOW was founded as mytaxi in June 2009 and was the world’s first taxi app that established a direct connection between a passenger and a taxi driver. In July 2019, mytaxi rebranded to FREE NOW as part of a global mobility brand family and set itself up as a multiservice mobility provider. With 14 million passengers and more than 100,000 drivers, FREE NOW is one of the leading ride-hailing providers in Europe. Since February 2019, the service is part of the FREE NOW group, the ride-hailing joint venture of BMW and Daimler. FREE NOW today works with more than 700 employees in 26 offices and is available in over 100 European cities. Eckart Diepenhorst is leading the operational business as CEO Europe of FREE NOW. More information is available at: www.free-now.com

 

Responsibilities:

  • Architect and develop new allocation algorithms to improve matching between passengers and drivers
  • Actively monitor health and performance data of services, and alert for incidents.
  • Improve existing algorithms based on performance data provided by our Business Analytics Team
  • Build monitoring system and improve the metrics.
  • Take Part in Code Reviews and Pull Requests
  • Own the Feature, Own the Code – feel responsible for what you create. This starts with bringing in your own feature ideas, goes over development, and ends in testing and deploying your code
  • Work together with our teams in Barcelona and Berlin
  • Be accountable for all topics above, but work together with the team on them
  • Stay on top of the latest technology trends, apply the best practices to our daily work.

Main requirements

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bamboo / Jenkins
  • Swagger / OpenAPI Specification (OAS)
  • Docker
  • AWS
  • Load-Testing
  • Kibana / Grafana
  • ELK stack
  • SonarQube

Basic Qualifications

  • Passion
  • Java / Kotlin
  • Spring(Boot)
  • Microservice architecture
  • Team player
  • Fluent English

Perks

What can we offer you?

  • The chance to bring in your own ideas
  • A strong team spirit
  • Excellent monetary benefits (a pension plan, a monthly mobility allowance for free taxi rides, subsidised public transport ticket)
  • Have your birthday off!
  • ...and all the usual start-up goodies like fruit, unlimited soft drinks, after-work beers, gym membership benefits, a chill-out room with a massage chair, a foosball table and many more

 

Oh, and the opportunity to work with the best team in the world (we know, everybody says so, but at FREE NOW it’s true)!

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