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Header Tamedia started in 2010 and is the biggest classifieds marketplace in Switzerland with almost 3 million monthly active users. is part of TX Group, a media company headquartered in Zurich. In our Core-Team, we are looking for a passionate engineer ​located in Germany, Switzerland, or France in the position of

Backend Engineer (Go)

How we work:

● As core engineering - in collaboration with web, apps, and product teams - we work with a modern software development methodology (based on Basecamp's Shape Up)
● We are nice people; we write documentation, perform code reviews and write tests
● We develop our backend in Go and run it on AWS
● We use Elasticsearch and store data in PostgreSQL
● We ship production-level code every day to more than 300k daily active users
● We celebrate ownership and responsibility; we are responsible not only for the software design and implementation but also for the deployment and monitoring of our services

What we need from you:

● A positive attitude and passion for your job
● A solid software engineering background
● Experience in backend development for web and app-based products
● Well-versed in Go or a background that allows you to adapt to it quickly
● Plenty of real-world experience using relational databases at a reasonable scale
● People over processes mentality - you are pragmatic and empathic, you seek understanding before being understood
What would be nice to have:

● Familiarity with AWS and the various services it offers
● Advanced knowledge of PostgreSQL
● Experience with Elasticsearch
● Experience with Docker & Kubernetes

What we offer:

● Flexible home office policy: You decide from where you can work best
● Competitive salary and a variety of fringe benefits
● Budget for personal development and education
● Providing equipment of your choice
● Opportunity to grow both professionally and personally in a stimulating environment
● Work in an international team of talented engineers
● A modern working environment with a positive and friendly atmosphere
● Opportunity to travel regularly to our office in Zurich
● Once a year team-building event in changing remote locations all over Europe

For this job position, you need to be located in Germany, Switzerland, or France and have a valid work permit.

We look forward to your application

Nevena Stankovic
Talent Acquisition Specialist
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