Senior Backend Engineer (f/m/x)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin

Hop on your next adventure with us!

We are looking for a Senior Backend Engineer (f/m/x) to join our cross-functional tech team and contribute your expertise to help the team succeed as it builds and deploys new services and features. You will have an impact on building our products and features, while always taking our users into consideration. You will also work to set standards for our back-end solutions with a focus on scalability and operational excellence for our customers.

What's in it for you?
  • The chance to join one of the hottest start-ups in Travel and shape the future of personalized, authentic and sustainable travel
  • A very open, transparent and caring company culture with a fast and agile development cycle
  • Nothing is set in stone yet - your input can make a strong impact!
  • Yearly educational budget and the opportunity to attend at tech conferences
  • Founders who understand the importance of tech and developer needs
  • A commitment to sustainability and building a planet positive company through our partnership with
  • We value your participation in Tourlane's success and therefore we complement your cash compensation with a package of employee stock options (ESOP)
  • Oh and have you heard of our legendary team events?
What is the role about?

Our tech stack

  • Backend and Frontend apps with Ruby on Rails, GO and React
  • Infrastructure as code hosted on AWS
  • Continuous integration and delivery through Github Actions
  • Several services to allow Trip Planning, Supply Management and User management
  • AI Services to optimize decisions and to provide automated support for trip planning
  • Data driven decisions based on an event pipeline and based on an own data analytics team
What will you need to be successful?
  • You have at least six years professional experience in software development and system architecture, with solid Ruby skills
  • You are very passionate about software, are curious, and eager to learn¬†
  • You are confident enough to run and be responsible of production services
  • You will write high-quality code with unit, integration and end-to-end tests
  • You will work in cross-functional teams (including, FE Devs, product designers and product managers) following agile development principles
  • You will have the chance to look into other technologies and other fields of Software Development as we support the idea of T-shape skill level
About us
Tourlane creates unique adventures and authentic travel experiences to the most breath-taking destinations in the world. We seamlessly connect people with our travel experts to create personalized trips and deliver meaningful memories in every step of the journey. We offer trips such as camping safaris in the Serengeti, diving in the Galapagos, or hiking trips through Patagonia.

Our vision is to become the leading tech company for multi day tours and to create the best experience in travel for our customers. We are backed by top tier investors, including Sequoia (US), Spark Capital (US), DN Capital (UK) and Holtzbrinck Ventures (Germany) as well as the founders of AirBnb, Trivago and GetYourGuide.

Tourlane - #nextleveltravel

Sounds interesting? We are excited to get to know you!

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