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Senior Backend Developer

Europe - Full Time

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Remote (Europe) | Full- time & Permanent role | Outdoor navigation app | 15+M users | 70 employees + 40 freelances | squad structure


Senior Backend Developer @ komoot (Kotlin/Java/Scala)

@ komoot We are building the best outdoor navigation planner and the biggest outdoor community and simply inspire people to explore more of the outdoors. We are a fully remote team and you can work from any location within the UTC-1 to UTC+3 timezone.


15 million users | 100k 5* reviews


We are now searching for Senior Backend Engineer who would like to take their skills to the next level, love to find simple and smart solutions to complex problems and focuses on delivering impact.


As komoot’s next backend engineer, you join a highly-motivated team of tech enthusiasts. We are focused on impact, that’s why we love to find simple and smart solutions to complex problems, and embrace modern technologies to face our tough challenges. Join us if you live and love infrastructure as code, automating workflows, x10 scaling challenges and building resilient, self-healing micro-services.


What you will do

  • Implement new product features closely with client developers, designers, copy writers, quality assurance, data scientists and product managers
  • Keep our system state-of-the-art and resilient for our fast growing traffic
  • Develop end-to-end solutions including concept, road map planning, implementation, testing, deployment and monitoring
  • Build new micro-services with Kotlin and AWS, and improve existing ones
  • Work on high-traffic online services (like REST APIs) and offline workers for data crunching


You will be successful in this position if you

  • Are highly self-driven, responsible and keen to learn and improve
  • Have 3+ years of professional experience in developing distributed and resilient web applications
  • Have 3+ years of professional experience with Kotlin, Java or Scala
  • Have 3+ years of professional experience with AWS, Google Cloud or Microsoft Azure
  • Have experience with Infrastructure as Code, continuous integration & deployment and monitoring
  • Enjoy paying attention to details and care about solid solutions
  • Are a great communicator in a diverse team


To find out more about how we recruit awesome people/ salary and more about us you can follow this link: https://www.komoot.com/jobs-process


How to apply

If this sounds like you we would love to hear from you.

Please follow the apply link and send us:


  • Your CV
  • A write-up explaining who you are and why you are interested in working at komoot
  • Examples of your work (e.g. GitHub, PDFs, Slideshare, etc.)
  • Feel free to send us something that shows us a little more about what you’re interested in, be it your Twitter/Instagram account, or your OpenStreetMap profile if you have one

To apply please follow this link: https://www.komoot.com/jobs/senior-backend-developer