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Backend Engineer

As a part of Amadeus, travel audience unit is the world’s leading data-driven travel advertising platform. travel audience harnesses the power of home-grown tech, combined with cutting-edge machine learning practices to connect the leading performance-oriented travel brands with the biggest network of publishers, reaching Billions of travelers globally. Our aim is to optimize advertising across the entire traveler journey, identify and create new audiences, and increase our partners' reach, relevance, and booking volumes.



We are searching for a (Senior) Backend Engineer to join our team. You will be building a real-time bidding platform that is capable to handle hundreds of thousands of requests per second. You will own components for delivering advertisements to the right people at the right time at the right place. You will be optimizing bidder performance to provide the most cost-effective solution.

What you'll do:



  • You'll be working on architecture, design, development, and maintenance of our core components for the programmatic advertisement and ad delivery;

  • You'll own and operate high-traffic and highly available services;



  • You’ll be dealing with terabytes of data per day, which should be processed in near real-time and exposed for further processing to our data platform;

  • You'll work closely with Data Scientists in experimentation and optimization of the business logic, leveraging machine learning and mathematical models;

  • You'll make decisions and impact the evolution of the architecture to meet business requirements.


About you:



  • You have significant industry experience designing and building distributed data systems;

  • You are proficient in one or more of the modern programming languages like Java, C#, C++. You are experienced in Go or willing to learn it;

  • You care deeply about software best practices and are dedicated to ensuring quality via testing, benchmarking and peer reviews;

  • You are familiar with modern architectural patterns like lambda-architecture or microservices;

  • You are dealing with containers (Docker) and orchestration tools (Kubernetes, AWS ECS)



  • You have experience of using a pub/sub or message queue technology such as Kafka;

  • You dedicate yourself to continue learning and improving and you enjoy helping others grow around you;

  • You're eager to understand the business logic of the company and the meaning of the data we work with;

  • You feel at home collaborating in a workplace which is international, diverse, evolving, and continually innovating.


Why us?


As part of our team, you will work in a highly motivated environment, with equal opportunities, flat hierarchies, and short decision-making processes. You'll have a lot of freedom to contribute your own ideas and implement them. You will be a part of a diverse team with a strong sense of ownership that always goes beyond to make an impact while constantly learning and being truly passionate about Travel.



  • Drive innovation and develop tech solutions that bring value to our customers, and make an impact on both the business and the market;

  • Join a fast-paced industry that is evolving every day while being backed by Amadeus, the biggest travel tech company in the world;

  • Be a part of an innovative environment where you are encouraged to research, explore, and try new ways of doing things;

  • Learn and develop – we offer a personalized approach to your development that combines a wide range of tools and programs, such as mentoring and coaching;

  • Enjoy your work-life balance – we provide Urban Sports Club membership, sabbatical options, certified experts in mental health, and many more;



  • We got you covered - we offer visa and relocation support and assist you on other location-related topics along your journey with us;

  • Pick your hardware – we will set you up with the equipment you select for your daily working needs;

  • Smooth start - our extensive onboarding program and regular Team events facilitate your integration into our culture;

  • Make the most of our Travel perks - we offer travel insurance for you and your family, and a travel industry card with lots of benefits to explore;

  • Share company’s success – we offer a competitive bonus scheme and stock purchase options that every member can participate in.


At travel audience, we do not make hiring or employment decisions based on race, color, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, or any other basis protected by applicable laws or prohibited by company policy. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we celebrate diversity and create a healthy environment based on mutual respect and care.


We are awaiting your application and looking forward to starting our journey together!


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Posted 2 weeks ago

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