Scala Developer (m/f/d)

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As a Scala Developer, you will work on dynamic pricing systems that are key in pricing tickets for our customers.

Every time a traveler searches, books or cancels for a trip with FlixBus, a pricing request is sent to our services that calculate correct price based on numerous business inputs and manage capacity in real time.

This is an opportunity for you to work with a truly autonomous team. We got serious humor and tons of board games, an undying love for cats and interesting challenges to solve. :)

Your Tasks – Paint the world green

  • Work on various tools and services used in our Revenue Management domain.
  • Communication and decision-making in your team and with other engineering teams and stakeholders.
  • Build distributed, responsive, resilient, elastic and message-driven systems using Scala, the Akka toolkit and AWS.
  • Pair programming, Mob programming and code reviews
  • Support, maintain and fix existing services

Your Profile – Ready to hop on board

  • Minimum of 5 years experience as a Software Engineer
  • Strong knowledge of object oriented and functional programming paradigms
  • Advanced knowledge of Scala
  • Good knowledge and experience with the Akka toolkit, understanding Tagless Final technique, and e.g. ZIO, DIstage libraries
  • Experience with event sourcing with Kafka and Avro is a plus
  • Willingness and interest to learn about other technologies
  • Knowledge of MySQL/PostgreSQL
  • Basic knowledge of AWS DynamoDB, S3 and RDS
  • Unit-, integration- and end-to-end tests are an essential part of your coding style
  • You believe in "You build it, you run it!"
  • Knowledge about distributed systems and containerized applications in Docker and deployment with Kubernetes
  • Basic knowledge of agile development and experience with following agile principles
  • Experience in dynamic pricing & revenue management is a plus
  • Experience with on-call rotation is a plus

Our Perks – More than just a job

  • Have an impact. With innovation and smart technology, we are changing the way people travel, and you too can have an impact on this ride.
  • Trust-based working. We don't punch the clock – organize your own schedule. We trust in what you do!
  • Push boundaries. Everyone is equally important and works together on uncharted challenges alongside inspiring colleagues from all over the world.
  • Fun at work and beyond. Discover the world with your free FlixBus rides and join our regular team events – there's always something to celebrate!
  • Feel at home. We provide you with a laptop, comfortable working space, free drinks, a casual dress code, diverse employee discounts and more.

Want to rewrite the history of mobility with us? Then join our ride and apply now. We're excited to hear from you!

FlixMobility – A place to enjoy work and have an impact

The future of transportation is Green. Here at FlixMobility Tech, the R&D group, we develop software with the brightest minds from around the world to engineer new experiences for our millions of customers across our apps and websites. Every day we solve challenging problems, like how to scale rapidly around the world and how to make an experience that delights our customers. We have a culture of sharing ideas, contributing to open source projects and being an active member in our technical communities.

FlixMobility is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate diversity and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy and gender identity), national, social or ethnic origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, age, veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements, competence and merit.



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