Elixir Backend Developer



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Our client offers Europe's leading mobile payment system. With an easy-to-use mobile app and integrations with a wide range of applications from partner banks, merchants and other platforms, they offer users the opportunity to pay with their smartphone in stores, at vending machines and in web stores while participating in bonus programs.

Their product is accepted at over 20,000 locations in Austria and Germany, from large and small department stores and supermarket chains to sports stadiums. Now YOU take over the tasks of the Elixir Backend Developer (m|w|d) and support the company with your analytical and cross-functional thinking!

Your benefits

  • Respectful cooperation with committed and competent colleagues

  • Short decision-making processes

  • Varied range of tasks with a high degree of personal responsibility

  • High degree of creative freedom for new ideas and visions

  • Recurring equipment budget

  • Modern, innovative and solution-oriented corporate culture

  • Summer event with all colleagues worldwide

  • Freelancers welcome

  • 100 % remote and flexible hours and 6 hours time overlap to Vienna

  • You can help build an amazing product in a company big enough for growth but lean enough to make a genuine impact

  • Yearly budget for attending conferences

  • The priceless experience of paying with the system you've built

  • A monthly salary starting at 6.000 € gross - overpayment depending on qualifications and professional experience is of course possible!

Your tasks

  • You will make sure that the backend APIs and systems run rock-solid and the services and third-party integrations communicate harmoniously. That means Troubleshooting~ handling all potential error cases, down to connection- and request timeouts

  • You will own and be accountable for the services you will be working on, and any other high-leverage projects you take on

  • Collaborate with other engineers, product managers and designers to ensure the quality of your “product” and the customer & partner satisfaction

  • You should be open to write Frontend codes when necessary

  • You will structure the initial delivery and extension of services into small, actionable tasks to deliver the most value in no time, that means time and task management for your projects

  • You will be learning from and teaching other engineers, always sharing your knowledge, learning about the ecosystem, and provide your knowledge

Your profile

  • You have 8+ years experience as a Software Engineer including both successes and failures , which help you make better decisions

  • Incisive experience with the language Elixir

  • Perfect English skills

  • you enjoy communicating and exchanging ideas with other highly qualified software developer colleagues

  • You have helped define architecture, tooling, strategy, and implementation for systems where failure is not an option

  • You have deep experience in writing and consuming HTTP and APIs and handling failure scenarios (the position is a part of a distributed system implementing transactions over HTTP)

Nice to have:

  • You’re familiar with other languages like: Postgres, PHP, C++, Svelte, Typescript, AWS or Pulumi

  • Open to adopt several software languages

  • Experience with other functional programming languages is always a plus!

You want to actively contribute to an ambitious and motivated team and thus shape the development of an exciting startup? You want to work in a job where your input is in demand and your colleagues not only work together, but also celebrate successes together?

starting at 6.000 € gross

Full time

with resume and relevant documents