Lead Backend Developer / Go (m/f/x) - remote work at refurbed

Posted on: 09/08/2021

Location: (REMOTE)

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Tags: sql rabbitmq github nginx gitlab postgresql

**refurbed** Full remote work possible (European time zones only). We are the fastest-growing marketplace for refurbished electronics in the German-speaking region and are based in Vienna. We are active in more than a dozen countries. Through our marketplace, we sell completely renewed electronics like phones, laptops, and tablets that are 40% cheaper and much more sustainable. Learn more about how we work and how our team is structured - https://www.refurbed.org/about/workflow/ Learn more about our backend systems & architecture - https://www.refurbed.org/about/backend/ Learn more about our blog - https://www.refurbed.org/ We are looking for a lead backend developer with a solid background in designing and implementing Go backend services to support us in improving our e-commerce platform and to lead a remote team of software developers. **Who you are** * Formal education in computer science * Significant experience designing and implementing backend services * Significant experience with software development using the Go programming language * Good knowledge of SQL and relational database design * Experience in leading a team of software engineers * Experience with working in an agile work environment (Scrum or Kanban) * You have worked in a team of remote developers before * You enjoy working with people * You work independently and are goal-oriented. * You have excellent English skills * You are located in one of the European time zones **What you'll do** * Development of our main API * Development of our smaller backend services * Ensure a high-quality code base * Be responsible for code reviews and merges * Lead a team consisting of frontend and backend developers * Hold regular 1-on-1 meetings with your team members and ensure team health * Work together with product management and other teams **Additional factors we appreciate** * You have experience with PostgreSQL * You are comfortable working with *nix systems * You have experience working with NGINX * You have experience working with RabbitMQ * You have experience working on highly available and fault-tolerant systems * You are active in the open-source community **Why you should work with us** * Startup atmosphere * Work with an experienced team of experts * Regular code-reviews * Challenging tech-stack * Available as fully remote position * 25 vacation days **Your application** Things we want to see from you: * Your CV * Your expected salary * Your Github/GitLab profile or open-source projects you contributed to * Other representative examples of your work that are relevant to the position * If you are active in communities like StackOverflow, please let us know as well **About us** https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aSUSsUzM2og&feature=youtu.be