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Senior Backend Developer

  • full time
  • Vienna

Ready to change the world with code? With hundreds of millions of users we face the challenge of building a top-class backend infrastructure and applications every day. Our main tools of choice to scale our applications are jRuby, Sinatra, Sidekiq, MySQL, and MongoDB.

You’ll contribute by:

  • Designing efficient and scalable backend services and APIs for processing our subscription payments
  • Connecting APIs of various payment providers to our internal systems, mapping their complex use cases to our own
  • Writing tests, releasing and monitoring your code
  • Improving our growing codebase

With a proactive mindset there will be plenty of opportunities to bring in your own ideas to shape the future of Runtastic.

What makes you the right match:

  • At least 3 years of experience in backend development, some background in Ruby is a plus
  • Proficiency in writing robust, maintainable HTTP and REST APIs
  • Knowledge of SQL and familiarity with NoSQL databases such as MongoDB or Cassandra
  • Ability to speak JSON (preferably JSON API) and REST to clients
  • Experience with processing subscription payments is beneficial
  • Preferably, a degree in Information Technology, Software Engineering, or a related field (higher technical institute or university)
  • Very good English skills
  • Innate sense of curiosity, a team player with the desire to work and live in Austria

About Runtastic:

  • Brand new offices with plenty of space for creativity and informal meetings
  • Working café, terrace, and a play zone with table soccer for the well-deserved breaks
  • Ongoing company parties and sponsored team events
  • Quarterly "days of new ideas" (DONI) to try out new concepts & work with a variety of team members
  • Holistic health package including subsidized massages, free psychological support, and health screenings
  • Free fitness activities like running and yoga, free gym access, as well as a calisthenics park on the rooftop terrace in Linz
  • Budget for participating in sports events
  • Fresh fruit and vegetables, healthy snacks, ice cream, and beverages all day long
  • All-team breakfast, provided by the company, every 2 weeks

Nationalities
35+

Number of employees
240+

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And here’s the fine print: Our salary range starts at EUR 46,200 gross per year. Your actual offer depends on your skill set and experience.

Shona Mulligan
Your contact
Shona Mulligan
Talent Scout
+43 660 661 60 69