Senior Backend Engineer (Node.js, AWS, Lambda, Kubernetes)

Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland Full-time

Senior Back-End Engineer (Node.js, AWS, Lambda, Kubernetes))

 

We are looking for  Senior Back End Engineers to join our growing platform and infrastructure team in our Zürich office. This role is a unique opportunity to work with an international team leading the Back End development in a team responsible for building our real-estate marketplace. The platform and infrastructure have a focus on designing and building APIs, RESTful back-end services and serverless frameworks. We believe strongly that our competitive advantage to all other players in the industry is having a strong digital backbone & expertise.

Crowdhouse has been profitable since our 2015 start, we have grown to 140 people and placed over 1 Billion CHF of real-estate with investors through our platforms.

You will receive a modern, fun and collaborative working environment with a  competitive salary with bonuses (June and December) amongst other benefits. Crowdhouse offers a generous professional development budget and encourages the team to attend conferences.

 

Team

 

Crowdhouse is around 140 people. Tech and Product are 40 people with dedicated roles as a product owner, product design, UX Design, Interaction Design, UI Design, UX Research, UX Writing roles, front-end engineers, full-stack engineers and backend engineers. The Senior Back End Engineer role is within our platform and infrastructure squad. This is an international team of 6 engineers based in our Zürich office.

 

Crowdhouse 

 

We are shaping the future of real estate. We enable our users to Investbuy and sell safely and conveniently in the largest digital real estate transaction platform in Switzerland:

https://crowdhouse.ch/en/

 

What you will be doing

Your work will be focussed on Greenfield development. Projects will include designing and building APIs, RESTful back-end services and serverless frameworks.

Our technical stack is based mostly on node.js on the backend and react on the frontend. We are working with Redux, git, AWS, and K8s.

Who you are

  • Ideally fluency in node.js or fluency in at least one other programming language and a willingness to learn node.js (we would prefer Ruby, golang, Java or similar).
  • 3 years (or above) in backend development
  • Bachelors Degree (or above) in Computer Science/Maths/Physics or similar
  • Proven API design skills and experience implementing RESTful back-end services
  • Interest and or experience with serverless frameworks (or containerized environments)
  • Ideally, you will have a good understanding of AWS services (familiarity with services like Lambda, DynamoDB, SNS, RDS, S3, CloudWatch) or other PaaS

 

What to expect from Crowdhouse 

 

  • A high degree of autonomy 
  • Collaboration with an international team based in Zürich
  • Personal development budget 
  • More can be found at careers.crowdhouse.ch

 

Contact

Contact our head of talent for more details about the senior back end engineer position on matthew.gilberthorpe@crowdhouse.ch