Onefootball GmbH

Onefootball GmbH

Berlin, DE

Backend Engineer – Consumer Web

At OneFootball it’s important to us to create a flexible and inclusive work environment. This position is open for applications either onsite in our Berlin and London offices or remotely in Germany, United Kingdom, Poland and Portugal.

We believe that great, agile software engineering requires creativity in solving problems for our users, a scalable architecture, great coding as well as open minded communication. At OneFootball we are delivering the product experience for football fans, the platform for our content partners and tools for our internal users. Our main systems consist of a micro service architecture with golang applications running on Kubernetes in AWS, serving iOS, Android and Web clients. You can check our Stackshare page, too.

We are looking for a Backend Engineer who understands how to organise multiple systems, is skilled in Golang and passionate about working on a stand alone web product. As Backend Engineer, you will focus on expanding the reach of OneFootball on the web.

Join the team and help us improve the user experience through direct impact on creating, shaping and delivering features of our main website. We believe engineers write code for other engineers and not just for machines, therefore we celebrate clean and smart code!

Your role:

  • Be part of Consumer Web: a cross-functional team of 8 passionate individuals
  • Be actively involved in the production process, from idea to user
  • Build the backend API powering our main website
  • Work on the performance in terms of retention and acquisition, scale & roll out new features in close cooperation with other engineers & stakeholders
  • Have an impact on systems and features used by many end-users
  • Be exposed to new technologies across different domains

Your profile:

  • You have been developing backend services with Go in a professional setting for at least 4 years already
  • You care about software quality and are familiar with agile methodologies
  • You have a positive attitude
  • You have worked with Docker and Kubernetes
  • You are familiar with SQL and Redis
  • You have experience in writing REST Services

If we have captured your interest and you want to help us build the ultimate media platform for football fans, submit your application and join our Engineering team!

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About Onefootball GmbH

Working at OneFootball We aspire to create a great working environment that has teamwork, respect and integrity at its foundations. - We think long term. OneFootball employees benefit from one additional vacation day each year they spend working with the company. - We want to grow and believe in doing it together. Twice every year Line Managers line managers take time to discuss personal goals and performance with each of their team members. Our employees can make use of a dedicated budget to help them learn and attend subsidised German classes. - We enjoy working from our football - themed office in Berlin: its recreational & gaming areas, roof terrace, drinks, muesli and much more. When we can, we meet there for events & yoga. - We also value flexibility, health and safety of our employees. Our mobile work policy allows us to work from a space that makes us feel productive and safe. That model also supports us in caring for our nearest and dearest or keeping a good work life balance. - We do not let our employees worry about the essentials. We help with Visa, relocation as well as offer a subsidised pension plan. Our employees are equipped with the hardware they need, which can also be freely used for private matters.