Senior Backend Developer - Ads Import Team

Barcelona, Spain
Full Time

We are looking for people to join our tech team in Spain (or willing to relocate). We embraced a remote-first approach that allows you to work from anywhere within Spain or from our offices.

LIFULL Connect is a global marketplace group that operates more than 250 vertical search sites in 63 different countries and 24 different languages. We are one of the world’s largest aggregation players in the Jobs, Cars and the biggest Real Estate aggregation network in the world - by far.

Our mission is to connect people and help them make some of the biggest decisions in their life. We are a tech company with plenty of opportunities to grow and where you can really have an impact.

We are an innovative team of creative people and we are looking for team players that are humble, self-responsible, curious, passionate and willing to roll up their sleeves.

Our team context:

You will be joining our Listings team, whose goal is to develop and maintain the tools that keep our websites fed with top quality content (classified ads), so that our users can find their new home, car or job.

Our team is responsible for the backend that powers content feeding (ingestion, processing, quality controls, etc.) for a number of websites from our inventory, which account for tens of millions of visits every month.

We love good code that does what it's intended in the simplest possible way, that can be tested and can be easily maintained. We firmly believe in teamwork, collective code ownership and we like to push ourselves to do better while enjoying the journey!

How we work:

  • We apply XP practices and embrace agile principles and values.
  • We’re learning to approach our solutions with a lean mindset.
  • We engage in pair programming daily. Sometimes, we also do mob programming sessions.
  • We invest in our continuous improvement and engage in deliberate practice weekly.

What we need:

  • Strong skills in object-oriented programming and SOLID principles
  • Good understanding of application architecture patterns and domain-driven design
  • Good refactoring skills and experience dealing with legacy code
  • Solid experience with unit testing and comfortable with TDD
  • Experience in an agile environment with a DevOps mindset
  • Familiarity with a cloud solution, preferably AWS
  • Experience with continuous integration and delivery
  • Excellent communication skills in Spanish. English will be a plus. 

What’s a plus:

  • Knowledge of Kotlin, Java, and its ecosystem
  • Knowledge of Hadoop and experience with large datasets
  • Familiarity with search engines (Solr, Elasticsearch)
  • Experience with Docker and container orchestration

Some of the things that will help you perform at your best:

  • A remote-first culture that will allow you to choose where you want to work (your home or our offices in Madrid or Barcelona)
  • A unique and challenging job driven by bold objectives
  • A lean, diverse, and multi-regional company
  • Ongoing training & learning opportunities.
  • A modern laptop with your choice of OS
  • Online English lessons for all levels
  • Private medical insurance
  • Flexible Payment Plan (Restaurant, Transport, Kindergarten)

Sounds like you? Then let’s talk!


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