Full-stack Developer

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We're looking for a developer interested in writing and running the mission-critical payments-related services of Prezi and building forward thinking web experiences and interactions for our users. In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to work with a growing start-up, building things millions of people will see every day. You will experience and experiment with new technologies and work with a group of people whom you can learn and keep pushing things forward. This position is located in our Budapest office.

You should be excited about:

  • Joining a team that focuses on the growth of the whole product
  • Working in a small, cross functional team with other engineers, designers, data analysts, marketing, product managers.
  • Creating customer facing applications
  • New technology and design
  • Working in a challenging, fast-paced and always changing environment.
  • Working with big data

Challenges you will be working on:

  • Participate in building a microservice architecture which scales, routes around failure and lets us build complex systems out of small components as well as maintain existing web applications.
  • Run everything into the cloud (AWS).
  • Rethink the assumptions that no longer hold in our current architecture.
  • Learn a lot about how a payments system works and it’s unique challenges.
  • Open source some of the awesome things we’re working on.
  • Develop and maintain existing backend services (mostly written in Python) to ensure they are efficient, reliable and secure enough for our many million users.
  • Developing high fidelity functional prototypes to validate growth initiatives
  • Pro-actively enhancing our web platform

Main requirements

  • Technical requirements:

    • 2+ years experience in developing web applications and web services (e.g. Python/Django, Scala, RoR)
    • Experience in frontend frameworks and JavaScript libraries (e.g. AngularJS, Backbone, Bootstrap)
    • Solid understanding of the full web technology stack (e.g. HTTP, cookies, asset loading, caching, REST, etc.)
    • Knowledge of web standards and modern browsers (HTML5, CSS)
    • Passion for clean, maintainable code


    • Knowledge of test automation of backend and frontend applications
    • Passion for user-centric interface design
    • Familiar with scaling online marketing systems (SEO, SEM, and email marketing, amongst others) nice to have.
    • Experience with 3rd party integrations.

    General requirements:

    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering – equivalent work experience is acceptable
    • Must demonstrate either significant personal or professional experience in software development
    • Able to meet deadlines, work within an international environment, exchange knowledge with colleagues, and be up-to-date with new trends
    • Ability & willingness to learn fast and pick up new things easily
    • Analyze and solve programming tasks independently and pro-actively
    • Strong critical thinking skills
    • Great communication skills in English


  • Work in our San Francisco office for periods of time
  • Relocation package
  • Use our extended global professional network to exchange ideas and visit professional conferences all around the world
  • Work in a really cool office environment (or occasionally from home if you feel like it)
  • Enjoy free quality food and drinks in a nice atmosphere all day long in the Prezi Bistro
  • Enjoy free lunch everyday at the restaurant downstairs (Apacuka)
  • Work out by using our free gym cards
  • Keep your bikes in shape, too, with our free bike repair service
  • Order books on the company's account and feel free to use the Prezi library
  • Get discount at Apacuka restaurant in the evenings
  • Explore the area and get to know your Prezi colleagues during one of our Prezi evening or weekend trips
  • Receive stock options to share in the future value we are building
  • Stay healthy with full healthcare coverage (medical, dental, vision)

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