lastminute.com group is a publicly traded multinational Group, among the worldwide leaders in the online travel industry, and we operate a portfolio of well-known brands such as lastminute.com, Bravofly, Rumbo, Volagratis and Jetcost.
Every month, the Group reaches across all its websites and mobile apps (in 17 languages and 40 countries) 43 million unique users that search for and book their travel and leisure experiences. More than 1,200 people enjoy working with us and contribute to provide our audience with a comprehensive and inspiring offering of travel related products and services.
We are looking for brilliant people, not for a list of skills. While reading key responsibilities of the role, please consider that we value attitude more than your expertise. Are you curious and passionate about working in a constantly evolving and challenging international environment? Even if you don’t feel to fit the role 100%, please apply: put your willingness to learn and we will grow together!
Key Responsibilities will include
Work closely with engineers, product owners to bring the best value to our travellers.
Design and develop high-quality software by using a range of practices like TDD, Clean Code, simple design etc
Be a member of an autonomous, cross-location agile team.
Effectively communicate with all stakeholders, both writing documentation (if required) and having in-depth technical discussions.
Design and work proficiently with applications that servers millions of requests per day.
Learn from colleagues and share your knowledge
Contribute in the R&D of the company stack, proposing effective solutions
Constantly updating technical knowledge and skills by attending in-house and/or external courses, reading manuals and accessing new applications
Skills and Experience
This is a senior position: you have some years of experience in writing code and mentoring / coaching teams.
Strong experience as a Software Engineer programming in OO/FP languages but preferably in Java.
Familiar with the design and deliver of scalable applications, capable to serve millions of requests/sec.
Problem solving capabilities
Positive and collaborative attitude
Willingness to work inside a team
Curiosity and passion for continuous improvement
Knowledge of Spanish and English
Open for travel
What We Offer
Working in an international agile environment using eXtreme Programming
Bleeding edge technology stack (Docker, Kubernetes, Spring Boot, Vert.x, ReactJS, React Native and more ...)
Continuous learning program with internal workshops and courses
Possibility to join conferences around Europe for continuous improvement
Coding Dojo: a weekly training to learn and share coding techniques during office hours
Internal technical conference (technical lunch)
Flexible working hours
Remote work (up to 2 days per week)
Possibility to join the Erasmus program (temporary relocation among our offices)
Preferential prices reserving through our platform
Discounts from external partners
Candidates for this position can generally expect a hiring process similar to the following one (please consider that based on location and availability the process can be slightly modified)
Qualified candidates receive feedback concerning their application from our Recruiting team
Based on role and experience, candidate might be requested to solve a coding exercise to submit on a public repository on Github. Exercise will be assessed by our internal Engineering team
Onsite Coding interview: a coding exercise to solve together pairing with our Engineering team in your favourite programming language
Onsite Technical interview: 1 hour talk about technical stuff, experiences and analyzing possible production scenarios
You’ll have the opportunity to meet our technical leaders and understand a little bit more about our continuous learning environment!