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Full Time Remote
20 days ago
Description Transifex, a Greek-born company, internationally recognized by today’s tech leaders as a leading agile translation management solution, is seeking an experienced Backend Software Engineer with a strong technical background and experience in an interactive development process. This person will be a contributor to the success of Transifex's customers, including Atlassian, Quora, Eventbrite, Trello, Hubspot and Asana, that rely on Transifex to achieve a truly multilingual, global presence. While considering this position, take into account what we value here at Transifex. We come from diverse backgrounds and experiences, but we share one thing in common: We thrive by working together everyday. We are looking for candidates who reflect our values below which are vital for the culture and the life at Transifex: Be a true teammate Consistently grow Advocate for the Customer Truly own it Be your whole self Responsibilities Architect, develop and scale the code that powers the Transifex SaaS platform Write well-structured, maintainable and highly performing code Design and implement distributed systems that use the microservices architecture Deploy, monitor and troubleshoot on production Work in a cross-functional team, in collaboration with Product Managers and Designers, to shape product requirements and implement them Write code that adheres to our internal standards for best practices for high-scale web applications and ensure high quality through code reviews Requirements We will only proceed with candidates based within GMT and GMT+4 time zones A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (or a proven strong background) At least 3 years of work experience in the IT sector Excellent communication skills in English, particularly written communications Passion and experience with performance and scalability of web applications Solid knowledge of database systems Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills Experience with design patterns and code architecture Strong programming abilities, preferably in Python Experience with Django is a strong plus Know how to write and maintain unit and system tests Comfort in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial, start-up environment Note: If you feel your experience does not match some of these above requirements, please specify as such on your application. Technologies we use: Python, Django and Flask Javascript and Node.js PostgreSQL, RabbitMQ and Redis ELK Stack Docker Microservices AWS Kubernetes Helm Terraform Jenkins Benefits The health of our company and the success of the SaaS product we offer is directly related to the work environment we create for ourselves. With this in mind, we strive to create a welcoming and positive place in which to work and thrive. For our Athens-based employees, we offer: Competitive salary and company equity (stock options) Private health insurance for employees and dependents (Greece only) Dental insurance (Greece only) Ticket Restaurant Cards (Greece only) Flexible working arrangements Paid time off Dell equipment Access to the O’Reilly learning platform Diverse and close­-knit employee team Sabbatical leave Calm App Subscription For our employees commuting into Athens: There is convenient office location with excellent amenities The office is close to public transportation with ample parking Transifex believes that diversity enhances the ability to deliver our first class software services. Our workplace is discrimination-free and we are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities. Our belief is that diversity of background, experience and perspectives promotes both a better environment for our employees and a better user/customer platform. These are key values we trust in and we invite all qualified applicants to join the #remotefirst world of Transifex.