Lead Java Backend Engineer (m/f)
- Berlin, Germany
Quandoo is the fastest-growing real-time reservations platform for restaurants. As a technology-enabled market place, Quandoo is equipping its partner restaurants with an industry-leading reservations management system that digitalizes a restaurant’s inventory and makes it accessible in real-time from web and mobile channels. Restaurateurs can leverage the reach of Quandoo’s reservation platform to boost their customer base, drive utilization in low-traffic times and generate additional business on-demand. Quandoo provides diners the easiest way to explore the restaurant space and reserve a table at their restaurant of choice. With just a few clicks diners select from a wide range of local favorites to Michelin-starred gourmet restaurants. Having chosen a restaurant, diners receive instant confirmations on their reservations and benefit from loyalty points.
Quandoo was founded in 2012, with is headquarters in Berlin, Germany and international footprints in Western Europe, CEE, APAC, and the Nordics. With a dynamic, international team of 360 employees globally, our vision is to become the world’s leading marketplace for all dining experiences.
Develop innovative software tools, applications, services, and platforms to enhance Quandoo's internal systems and product portfolio
Create robust high-volume production applications, as well as prototype development
Manage the entire product lifecycle - from the first lines of code to continuous maintenance in production.
Keeping up-to-date with industry issues and trends, particularly in regard to accessibility, usability, and emerging technologies
Constantly seeking to develop yourself by learning new technologies and keeping abreast of market developments
Your Minimum Qualifications
Master's or Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related fields
Extensive programming experience in Java with strong object-oriented skills.
6+ years of relevant work experience in software development.
Experience managing junior and mid-level developers
Excellent communication and leadership skills
A solid foundation in computer science, and be highly experienced with data structures, algorithms, and software design
Specialization in large-scale software systems, service-oriented architectures, and REST-based API design
Outstanding analytical and troubleshooting skills
Experience with UNIX/Linux, distributed systems, web-based systems, and open web standards
Extensive knowledge of database systems and ORM frameworks
Pragmatic and detail oriented programmer applying XP principles
Deep knowledge and production ready skillset of at least one web application container
Good sense for applying metrics throughout a platform stack including technical and business metrics
Good communication skills, high proficiency in English (German is a plus)
What We Offer
- No boredom! Quandoo is an everyday challenging working place
- A position that offers you tangible impact on the company’s success
- You will work in a highly motivated, skilled and friendly team of engineers from all over the world
- Dynamic and friendly working atmosphere in a successful international team
- Highly attractive compensation package