Grover is the alternative to ordinary - rethink things.
Grover is the new choice for renting or financing tech products. We offer a simple, monthly subscription model for the tech you love. We are the first financing company whose main focus is the circular economy, breaking the barrier between ownership and usage. For a small monthly fee, private customers, as well as businesses, get access to a wide assortment of tech products at a fraction of the purchase price. We're on a mission to re-invent consumption and to make innovative technology accessible to everyone. As a member of the CE100 group of leading companies in the circular economy worldwide, we are at the forefront of reducing e-waste and establishing a more sustainable way of using products. To date, we have raised over €275 million in equity and debt financing from investors including Samsung, Commerzbank, and Global Founders Capital. LinkedIn ranked Grover as one of the Top 10 hottest startups to work for in Germany in 2019.
We are now looking for a Senior Software Engineer (backend focus) to join our talented tech team in Berlin.
As a Senior Software Developer, you will:
Develop new features working with cross-functional squads and distributed teams
Create services and find solutions to scale our architecture
Design and optimize REST and GraphQL APIs
Have ownership to suggest and implement your own ideas
Participate in the creation of our engineering culture, build frameworks for the team
Use creative thinking - we are building most of our features from scratch
Solve complex- but fun - technical challenges
Innovate and share your knowledge introducing new frameworks /languages to our tech team
Our tech stack:
Having ownership. You easily share new ideas and implement them, and take responsibility for your actions
Helping others. Sharing knowledge with your colleagues is on top of your priorities!
Fast-paced startups. You love to adapt to different situations, and you know when to iterate fast or with higher quality.
Our product. You believe in our vision and are willing to give your best to build the future of Grover
We are looking for a passionate Developer with:
5+ years of experience as a backend or full-stack Engineer
Senior experience programming with Node.js or Go
Background building high-scalable applications and working with a service-oriented environment with different system integration
Experience in distributed systems environment using Kafka
Excellent knowledge of relational databases, especially Postgres
Experience with infrastructures using Docker, Terraform and AWS
Interest in Fintech, e-commerce, or retail
What we offer:
Flexible working hours
Learning opportunities - weekly guild learning, conferences, training budget
Your choice of Windows or Mac, as well as headphones
Entrepreneurial responsibility and flat-hierarchies
Modern, spacious office located in central Berlin
Open-minded variety of nationalities (40!!)
Grover is the European market leader in technology rentals, bringing the access economy to the consumer electronics market. We value entrepreneurship, intelligence, and purpose in everything we do. We’re a team of over 100 creative and motivated minds, from over 31 countries - this shapes our way of thinking and work approach. Open communication, teamwork, and drive all go a long way at Grover. Our HQ in Berlin Mitte offers plenty of space for fun, collaboration, and rethinking things.
Published at 01 Apr 2020 - Expires on 10 Jan 2021
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