Hopper · Apr 2nd 2021
A stellar opportunity to have a massive impact on the future of Hopper's travel technology! We're hiring an amazing Backend Engineer to join the Fintech team here at Hopper! Our team is developing new products that will build the foundation for the next generation of travel selling and booking technology and contributes to 70% of the company's overall revenue! As a Senior Software Engineer, you will be directly responsible for designing, implementing, and deploying the complex backend systems that power Hopper’s award-winning user experience!
IN THIS ROLE, YOU WILL:
Solve complex technical problems to empower engineering teams
Work in a dynamic microservices environment with a rich API tier
Ship your first code in days, iterating on features in an agile manner leveraging Scala and technologies like GCP, Kafka, BigQuery, BigTable, Hbase, Cloud SQL
Build robust and performant infrastructure that supports millions of dollars of revenue.
Make important architectural decisions about core backend systems to take advantage of our microservices architecture
Collaborate with a diverse group of people, giving and receiving feedback for growth
Execute on big opportunities, helping Hopper rise to the top of the travel industry!
AN IDEAL CANDIDATE HAS:
Experience thriving in dynamic backend environments, delivering user experience at scale.
Experience working with persistence technologies
The ability to bring leading industry techniques and technologies to the table
Experience mentoring and leading people at different stages in their career
Excels in cross-functional teams, working fluidly with Product Managers, Data Scientists, Mobile Engineers, and other highly skilled specialists
A passionate focus on quality, writing testable code that performs well for our consumers