We advocate for the positive impact travelling can have in the world. We are Eurail and we have all the stops to take our customers curiosity further. To be more precise: we’ve got over 30,000 destinations in Europe ready to be discovered with one Pass.
If we are going to inspire the world, then we need the right people around us. We are proud of our culture at Eurail. We're a diverse team (with colleagues from more than 33 countries), made up of talented and passionate colleagues who have a real curiosity for the world around them. We like thinkers and do-ers, and people that ask a lot of questions.
We strive to ensure that all of our people should have the chance to innovate, influence and grow. With our international and passionate team, we believe that creative thinking and diversity helps to improve our brands and ultimately create a unique experience for our customers, and one that they will want to repeat.
We’re on the search for…
A senior Backend Developer with passion for their work and creative ideas that will help to realise our best business ideas and serve travellers in the greatest way possible.
What you’ll be doing
This is a hands-on role that will take our digital experiences to a new level of excellence. You will ensure the readiness of our backend related projects and initiatives, for instance:
Your primary focus will be to design and the development of all server-side logic to implement Eurail's strategy to become the go-to platform to travel through Europe. You will ensure high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end, taking into account scalability and peak traffic. You will also be responsible for integrating the front-end elements built by your colleagues into the application so a basic understanding of front-end technologies is necessary.
You and your team will build, maintain and support our existing sites throughout the product lifecycle, including implementing functional enhancements and resolving issues. Your playground will consist of an AWS environment (elastic compute cloud, lambda, kubernetes) with Adobe Experience Manager as the CMS and commercetools as the eCommerce engine.
You will join forces with our IT team and be part of the backend cross functional team, including other backend developers, agile tester, product owner and scrum master. You will work closely with the architect and our support team. All our teams work according to the SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework) where you get the chance to work alongside other teams like marketing, sales, finance and CS.
What we’re looking for in you
We’re looking for talented people who go ‘One Stop Further’ and have the same mindset as us, being forward-thinking, results-driven, caring and embracing diversity.
In terms of your experience and strengths, we’re looking for;
In addition, its bonus points if you have…
Curious to apply?
Apply directly via our website Careers (eurail.com)
Unfortunately, we cannot accept applications via Indeed or other recruitment websites, as these sites bypass our recruitment system, which is in place to ensure compliance with GDPR and our inclusion and diversity policy.
If we feel you might be a good fit, the next step is a fairly informal interview with some of your potential new team members. For you, this is helpful to understand if Eurail is your ideal workplace, and for us, it tells us more about the value you would bring.
In the meantime…
Following your application, we will provide you with an update, even if you are unsuccessful. We appreciate the effort it takes to apply for a new role so we ensure that we respond to every candidate.
If you’re curious to know more, why not check us out on LinkedIn and get a feel for our culture, our values, and our place in the world. And we’re eager to answer any questions you might have too… just send them over to firstname.lastname@example.org and our People & Culture team will pick them up.
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