Software Engineer (Java/Kotlin) (m/f)

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

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FREE 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 Software Engineer Java/Kotlin (m/f/d) to join our team in the Berlin office.


  • 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

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

Nice to have

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


  • 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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