Full-stack Software Developer

Here's to a world without language barriers, with candidates with skills as varied as their stories.

Job details

  • Full-time
  • map markerLisbon, PT
  • cardRequires Work Permit
    Requires that you're a citizen or have a valid work permit / visa sponsorship to work in the country in which this position is based.
  • routeIntermediate
  • routeRequired language: English

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Unbabel’s “Translation as a Service” platform allows modern enterprises to understand and be understood by their customers in dozens of languages.

Powered by AI and refined by a global community of tens of thousands of human linguists, Unbabel delivers professional-grade content at the scale required by modern enterprises like Facebook, Microsoft, Under Armour, Pinterest and Expedia.

Backed by Scale Venture Partners, Notion, Microsoft Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, Samsung NEXT and Y Combinator, Unbabel is accelerating the shift to a world without language barriers.

We are a diverse team, working everyday to build an outstanding organisational culture, based on strong values of transparency, team spirit and continuous learning, with a fast paced Silicon Valley atmosphere in the beautiful city of Lisbon, Portugal. 
What's the opportunity about? 📢

We are looking for a mid to senior full-stack developer to build, scale and maintain key platform systems at Unbabel. The Platform team is responsible for all applications, services, tools and real-time systems that support our community of 100K users around the world.

You'll help create understanding by... 🗝

  • Planning and implementation of scalable architectures and services
  • Writing reusable, testable and efficient code
  • Optimizing services and technical resources
  • Profiling, monitoring and maintaining existing web applications and micro services
  • Supporting critical applications in production 

Main requirements

 You'll move the needle if you have... 🛠

  • Experience building web apps
  • Good Python coding skills
  • Experience with at least one web framework such as Django or Flask
  • Experience with front-end technologies HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript
  • Experience with at least one front-end frameworks/tools such as jQuery, Vue, Angular, etc.
  • Previous experience with SQL or NoSQL databases
  • Strong debugging skills
  • Minimum 2 years experience
  • Continuous drive for improving self and overall tech stack
  • Willingness to learn new technologies and share them with the team
  • Solid english speaking skills 

Nice to have

  • Knowledge of tools such as Ansible, Docker, Vagrant, Chef, Kubernetes
  • Knowledge of other tech stacks (Elixir, Go, Clojure, etc.) 


 We build our tower with love, dedication and... 💙

  • Competitive salary at one of Europe’s leading startups
  • Stimulating startup environment committed to diversity and inclusion
  • Individual budget for training and conferences
  • Individual budget to setup your own workstation (mechanical keyboard, mouse, etc.)
  • Relocation Package
  • Stock options
  • Health Insurance
  • MacBook Pro and external monitor
  • Free language courses
  • Surf trips every Thursday morning before work
  • Team lunch every Tuesday
  • All-hands trip to the beach once a quarter
  • Yearly company retreat 

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