Software Development Engineer in Test (Back-end)

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mytaxi encourages a strong team spirit and simple company culture. Our teams organise themselves in established agile working environments. People at mytaxi work flexibly and independently. Every single employee is a part of our success story and so, open communication and a fair feedback culture come naturally to us.

We are passionate problem-solvers who listen and understand before we act. By working together – with each other, customers, drivers and cities - we make things better. Besides a lot of fun and potential to make a real difference, you will have the opportunity to work with the best team in the world (we know, everybody says so, but at mytaxi it’s true)!

As of now, we’re looking for a passionate Software Development Engineer in Test for our back-end services development in Barcelona.

As a SDET at mytaxi you will:

  • Architect and build the test infrastructure
  • Set up and maintain test environments
  • Test and validate REST services
  • Test services separately and also check the integration with others as a whole
  • Create test plan to conduct and coordinate testing activities
  • Build monitoring system and improve the metrics
  • Actively monitor health and performance data of services, and alert for incidents
  • Oversee release of features to our production systems, collaborate with other platform/service teams
  • Evaluate and respond to issues post-release
  • Evangelize the code/product quality to the team, set a goal and push the improvement constantly
  • Be responsible for 2nd level technical support as a team effort and be the key player for the bug process
  • Be accountable for all topics above, but work with the team together on them
  • Stay on top of the latest technology trends and apply the best practices to our daily work

Main requirements

  • Experience with Java/Kotlin
  • Mock MVC/REST Assured/RestFuse
  • Experience working with Scrum
  • Team player and passionate
  • Fluent proficiency in English

Nice to have

  • Experience with Spring

  • Bamboo/Jenkins

  • Swagger/OpenAPI Specification (OAS)

  • Knowledge of microservices

  • Docker

  • AWS

  • Gatling/JMeter/LoadRunner

  • Kibana/Grafana

  • ELK stack

  • SonarQube


  • Great learning and development opportunities through internal and external workshops, events and conferences
  • Beautiful office at the heart of Barcelona
  • Free language lessons
  • Monthly mobility allowance for free taxi rides
  • Healthcare and dental insurance package
  • Working with agile methodologies following Spotify's engineering culture
  • Be part of a motivated and innovative team with flat hierarchies
  • The opportunity to use the latest technologies and implement your own ideas
  • 25 days annual leave plus your birthday off
  • Flexible working hours
  • Quarterly teambuilding activities (karting, bowling, laser tag, escape rooms, barbecues/calçotades, etc.)
  • Yearly off-site hacking weeks
  • Hacking days and occasional trips to our HQ in Hamburg
  • Weekly free buffet breakfasts in the office
  • All the usual start-up goodies like fruit, unlimited soft drinks, after-work beers

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