Senior Software Engineer - Backend chapter

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Barcelone, Spain (08007)


BackMarket is the number one European (and soon global) marketplace specializing in the sale of fully refurbished tech devices.

Job Description

Back Market is the #1 marketplace for refurbished electronic devices in Europe and in the US, leading the way in a shift towards a circular economy, freeing the planet from electronic waste. We are proud to sabotage ‘new’ by connecting highly certified professionals to consumers who are looking for a more affordable, reliable and an ecological alternative to purchasing brand new products.  

Back Market is undergoing meteoric growth and has raised over 884M€ already! We have the objective of reaching 1000 Back Makers by the end of 2022! We are thrilled to have an inclusive, fulfilling and caring work environment in all our offices (Paris, Bordeaux, Berlin, Barcelona & New-York). This is an opportunity for you to join a talented, humble and passionate team at the heart of innovation : the Bureau Of Technology

Be a part of the movement. Join the refurb revolution.

As a Senior Software Engineer in the Backend Chapter, your mission will be to support and relay the Backend vision at Back Market, by addressing technical and architectural challenges through contributions across the codebase.

You will work closely with numerous transversal stakeholders (Frontend chapter, Security, SRE, Platform, Infrastructure) to help the 75 backend Engineers in our product tribes focus on the business and work with the best possible, high quality, automated, secured, and frictionless environment.

What you will be doing :

  • Contribute to our Python codebase as well as the tooling around it
  • Work closely with developers to identify needs to enable them further and drive improvements
  • Constantly assess the currently used tools and determine when they should be replaced or differently configured.
  • Advocate best development practices
  • Supporting teams in increasing delivery proficiency by creating a learning environment.
  • What we expect from you :

  • You are familiar with Python or have a strong willingness to learn it
  • You’re not afraid to look into the source code of a third-party library and are willing to contribute to it
  • You know what it means to ship high-quality code.(clean code, TDD, BDD, DDD, SOLID).
  • You have basic working knowledge Knowledge on working on our Tech stack: AWS, Kubernetes, Docker, Microservices architecture, DataDogDocker, RESTFul API, Datadog
  • You’re willing to receive and give feedback. To maintain a safe and inclusive workplace, and foster team spirit
  • You are willing to listen to your peers, learn, communicate, and push the best development practices
  • You are excited about learning about how our industry works and the impact we bring to both our customers and the world
  • You're fluent in English (spoken, written)

    • A meaningful job: through hard work, you will help avoid thousands of tons of electronic waste and fight against planned obsolescence. It counts!

    • An attractive salary, equity, multiple benefits (meal tickets, health insurance, etc...), parental benefits, #remote friendly company, relocation package, internal events, etc… 

    • Technical challenges all day every day: you will have the freedom to innovate and adopt new ideas!

    • Work with passionate experts who will share their knowledge and help you develop and grow! (Backademy, technical guilds, Meet-up & Conference) 

    • Grow your career with a flexible career path, BackMarket can help you evolve!

    • A booming scale-up: our environment is rapidly growing in Europe, the USA and soon in Asia!

    • A lot of fun: you will have the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, open-minded and friendly environment.

    BackMarket is an Equal Opportunity Employer for any minority, disability, gender identity or sexual orientation.


    Additional Information

    • Contract Type: Full-Time
    • Location: Barcelone, Spain (08007)