Senior Software Engineer
Fy! | Berlin/London
Fy! is building a mobile marketplace of the coolest products
Posted Dec 21, 2020


The Role

As a Senior Engineer, you will be responsible for developing new features across our services and clients, and take organic ownership over particular areas of the platform to own and develop as you see fit.

Our backend services are developed in Clojure with an emphasis on simplicity, maintainability and performance. We're working on interesting and challenging problems such as real-time recommendation, event-driven systems and creating data-driven shopping experiences.

You will also share responsibility for deploying and maintaining services on AWS, monitoring and improving the performance of live systems.

This is a full-time role and can be either onsite in Berlin (Kreuzberg) or London (London Fields) or remote within +- 5 hours of CET.

Your Experience

  • Strong experience of building production systems (Clojure or Clojurescript experience is big bonus)
  • Deep experience in developing on the JVM platform
  • Flexibility and adaptability to work in a fast-paced startup
  • A passion for delivering benefits and solving pain-points for customers
  • A dedication to good software development practices
  • Worked as part of a remote team

Who are Fy!?

Fy! is building a mobile marketplace of the coolest products from the world's best-emerging brands, designers and artists with a rapidly growing worldwide customer base.

We help people discover and shop products they've never seen before whilst helping our suppliers grow their revenue and build their brands.

We are funded and backed by some of the savviest investors in Europe including Forward Partners, 500 Startups and the ex-leadership of ASOS, Streetcar and LoveFilm. We are a small but passionate and experienced team of entrepreneurs, technologists and marketing experts working together to build something huge.

Our Benefits

  • Our tech team is composed of experienced generalists and domain experts, and as such we are taking on complex, cross-cutting problems of the sort that normally require larger teams. We want you to be part of that, and to be excited by this opportunity.
  • Your choice of hardware, screens etc.
  • Conference and learning budget, support for giving talks and presentations.
  • Open sourcing core libraries.
  • Free (and plentiful) Five Elephant coffee.
  • Family-friendly office hours and working culture.
  • Established business with a clear pathway and resources to grow.
  • Generous staff discount - fill your home with awesome designer gear!
  • Absolute bare minimum of meetings. Prepare for a clear calendar.
  • Want to work in a specific way? We're flexible and want you to be comfortable, happy and productive as part of the team.

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