SmartRecruiters is building an operating system for recruiting and is on a mission to connect people with jobs at scale.
The company is growing very fast and recently hit the 1.5 billion dollars valuation . The system is used by over 4,000 companies, including employees at LinkedIn, Twitter, CD Projekt Red, Allegro, and many many more!
Our engineering team solves one of the most important problems of the modern economy - connecting great people with great jobs.
We believe this problem can only be solved with technology, and we developed a software platform that has supported over 100M job seekers to date (with 5M joining every month).
We are looking for a Lead Backend Engineers to help us build the next chapter of that vision.
Our technology platform is a SaaS product hosted on AWS (and soon also GCP) and the system is composed of hundreds of independent services (each sitting on Docker, orchestrated by Kubernetes).
We build most of our services in Java and we do over 2000 production deployments per month, maintaining uptime of 99.98.
You may be located anywhere in Poland and work remotely or out of our Cracow office.
What you’ll deliver :
Contribute to a full life-cycle of the product (including problem discovery, prototyping, design, implementation, and measuring adoption)
Build services with Java on top of Kubernetes / AWS / GCP infrastructure
Build developer-friendly RESTful APIs
Design and connect to our persistence layer (PostgreSQL, ElasticSearch)
Collaborate with other experience and platform teams
Work with passionate people that really care
While not strictly required we see most of our Lead Engineers have 8+ years of professional experience
Experience in designing, developing, and operating complex web-based distributed systems (spanning across multiple teams or supporting sophisticated functional and non-functional requirements).
Experience in leading end-to-end product lifecycle (from product discovery, solutioning, system design, implementation, production rollout, and optimization)
Hands-on experience with TDD, clean code and clean architecture principles, and effective code reviews.
Good understanding of domain modeling (e.g. ports and adapters, hexagonal architecture, bounded context extraction)
Good understanding of persistence layer design, scaling, and optimization
Good understanding of RESTful API design (including API lifecycle)
Good understanding of distributed systems design (design for failure, eventual consistency, asynchronous communication, circuit breaking, timeouts, etc.)
Understanding of performance analysis and optimization
Familiarity with AWS / GCP, Kubernetes, and Docker
Ability to coach and mentor senior engineers
Excellent collaboration and communication skills
Strong command of the English language, both written and verbal
We support 100% remote work with Wi-Fi reimbursement and an additional stipend for the equipment that you need (the MacBook laptop is provided by us)
Unlimited vacation days (yes - it's really unlimited)
Private Medical Care for you and your dependents (Luxmed)
Company equity plan
Wellness Programme (Multisport Card and even more)
SmartRecruiters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.