Backend Developer Backend Developer …

in Zürich, Zürich, Schweiz
Festanstellung, Vollzeit
Letzte Bewerbung, 20 Aug 19
in Zürich, Zürich, Schweiz
Festanstellung, Vollzeit
Letzte Bewerbung, 20 Aug 19
Backend Developer
About our client
Our client is an innovative InsurTech.
On behalf of our client, Swisslinx is currently looking for a Backend Engineer.
This is a permanent role based in Zürich.
Your mission -Design and implement new features and/or components within our platform and develop prototypes quickly to allow an iterative approach
- Deliver high-quality code, focusing on simplicity, performance, maintainability and scalability
- End-to-end responsibility on the applications implemented, including monitoring, identifying issues or bottlenecks and delivering improvements of the platform
- Optimise applications and components to maximize speed and efficiency, ease of development of new features and the ability to scale business processes
- Create common libraries and frameworks demonstrated across the platform to streamline development of complex applications
Your background - 5+ years hands-on experience in any modern language (Java/ Kotlin/ Scala/ C++ /C# /Go /Python etc.)
- Experience with high-traffic micro services architectures
- Best practices around designing, scaling and monitoring concurrent systems (using different technologies and preferably RESTful APIs and message passing protocols)
- You carefully evaluate design trade-offs and strive for simple, elegant, algorithmically efficient solutions
- Your code is easy to read, test and re-use and you constantly improve quality overtime
- You understand performance metrics, how to collect and use them to continuously improve performance, scalability and efficiency
- Experience designing data-models for relational and NoSQL data stores
- Great team player
- Continuous learner who stays up-to-date with the latest trends and carefully vet with proper pragmatism and long term vision the adoption of new technologies
- Ability to speak and write English fluently
What's on offer - Work in a challenging environment
- Multi-cultural team
If you think of yourself as a highly motivated, ambitious person, please apply via email: . For further information, do not hesitate to contact us: +41 (0)58 268 10 40.

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