Spotahome is revolutionizing the way people rent housing and as we have much to develop and improve, we believe that Software Engineers are the Architects of Success. We are one of the fastest growing startups in Europe. Spotahome is an online marketplace that offers everyone in the world the most comprehensive listings of apartments, rooms, and residences in their city of destination. We personally check thousands of rooms taking professional photography, making cool HD video tours, and designing floor plans of each accommodation so potential tenants can securely book a whole apartment or rent an individual room in a flat or a student residence, all from the comfort of their couch! Forget about local real estate agents forever!
Since we want to disrupt the real estate industry, our technology needs to be at par with the mission. We want to build a tech platform that scales to the moon and enable us to delight our customers every time they use our services. We do also know the world is mobile, and we are doubling down in our mobile platforms for our customers.
We are looking for passionate software engineer that understand mobile as a key part of the technology strategy of any consumer company nowadays and want to continue developing themselves on this area. Although we value it, we don’t care if you don’t have mobile development experience, as long as you are willing to learn. We want you to help us revolutionizing customer experience in mobile and handheld devices!
What we would expect if you joined us
- You blend into one of our multi-functional squads and get properly integrated into their scrums, improving the team dynamics.
- You’d help deliver value for our customers from a very early stage in your tenure, and help your team meet their roadmap goals by building the best possible mobile experience for customers
- Your code to be clean and efficient. We’d expect you’d contribute to code reviews and peer programming sessions with your teammates, to learn from others and teach others.
- Proactively help us improve our platform and our software.
- You work seamlessly with other teams to integrate multiple data sources into one system, using our microservices backend architecture efficiently.
- You collaborate with our UX and visual designers to create and implement designs focused on the mobile customers.
What we look for
- Computer science background. We don’t mind if you are self-taught or have a degree in a great university. We care about you understanding the basic concepts of software development and computer science, and especially, we care about your ability to learn and to develop yourself and those around you.
- Professional exposure to software development. Experience on mobile and React Native is a plus, but it is not a requirement, as long as you are willing to learn the space.
- Passion for emerging technology and desire to build a career in the mobile software development.
- True passion for creating clean, functional and well-designed code. We insist on the highest standards.
- Enthusiastic, motivated, fast learner and eager to learn. You are coming to a team of self-motivated fast learners.
- Spoken and written English
Bonus points, not mandatory
- Experience developing apps with React Native
- Experience developing against highly distributed backends.
- Experience in high-paced, changing environments.
- Experience working for mobile platforms, with any of their flavors: Android native, iOS native, Cordova, Phonegap, Ionic, Nativescript, Xamarin…
- Understanding differences between multiple delivery platforms, such as mobile vs. desktop, and optimizing output to match the specific platform.
- Competitive compensation package
- Company happy Fridays & social events.
- Company sponsored tech talks (technology and other relevant professional topics)
- People: Work with talented, committed and supportive teammates
- Performance bonuses.
- International environment more than 25 nationalities
- Budget for training, certifications and team building activities
- Flexible work hours
- Fitness benefits: Gympass
- Excellent Medical insurance. Co-payment.