Senior Software Engineer

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Are you a Software Engineer with extensive programming experience? Is your code fast, efficient and reliable? Do you particularly enjoy working within an international team with amazing people, having fun at work and building something awesome? If so, let’s talk!

TravelPerk is building a next-generation platform to take the pain out of booking and managing business travel. Discover our stack here.

As senior software engineer you will work on a day-to-day basis with our powerful product team to design, architect and implement our product. Join TravelPerk and seize the chance to work with A-players with experience at top software companies.

As Senior Software Engineer at TravelPerk, you will be involved in several challenges:

  • System architecture design, implementation and testing
  • Product development in Django and React of a travel related web-based product
  • Integrations between our product to 3rd party APIs
  • Work in Agile environment with strong attention to a well-documented code, unit testing and continuous integration
  • Being able to mentor/coach/train other colleagues as a domain expert

TravelPerk is an equal opportunity employer: all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, or age.

Main requirements

  • "Product Engineering" mindset
  • Extensive experience in similar roles building technically complex products
  • Expert level at server-side, client-side or full stack development. Your final role within the team will depend on your skills
  • Proven track record of working experience in JavaScript development with any JS framework (React, AngularJS, Ember,...), HTML5 and CSS3
  • Experience with Python/Django is not mandatory to be considered as a potential candidate, but 99% of our product uses this technology, so it's something we will value. Having said that, we are open to candidates strong in other back-end languages and open or motivated to learn and work with Python/Django
  • Experience writing highly efficient asynchronous code
  • Git version control
  • Obsession for quality and testing
  • Eager to learn new technologies and frameworks
  • Ability to have ownership of the problems and to work with high level requirements
  • Strong communication skills (in English). No prior knowledge of Spanish is required

Nice to have

  • Experience in the travel industry
  • DevOps experience with the AWS suite and/or Heroku
  • Experience working in high-performing, Agile development teams
  • People who like to build stuff (we really like people who maintain/contribute to open source projects)


  • Continuous learning is encouraged and you are more than welcome to dedicate time to learn things that interest you, even if they are not directly related to the day to day tasks
  • A fun, fast-paced experience that will allow you to grow as a professional
  • 24 vacation days per year and flexible working hours
  • “Flexible compensation plan” to help you diversify and increase your net salary
  • Free coffee and beverages, fresh fruit and other breakfast stuff

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