Back-end Developer – Depop
Unit:  Depop
Location: Ca' Tron (TV), Italy
Type: Full Time
Min. Experience: Entry Level

 

Depop is a fast-growing mobile social marketplace on a mission to revolutionise mobile e-commerce. We were founded in H-Farm ​(Ca' Tron, Treviso) ​in 2010, moved our HQ to London in 2012 and have grown into one of London’s fastest-growing start-ups, with backing from some of the most prestigious VC’s in the industry.

We are looking for a ​Back-end Developer​ that can help us to grow our technical team for the office in H-Farm.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

We’re not going to write cryptic algorithms, neither use exotic languages.

We build robust, scalable and secure systems for the Depop platform. We always aim to be pragmatic and focused on the problem at hand.

Whenever possible, we’ll benefit from the results of someone else’s work and focus on our business:

  • challenge yourself and us on finding the simplest ways to deliver the highest impact with the lowest effort
  • collaborate on sprints in one of the Depop’s scrum teams, inspired by agile and lean principles, quarterly aligned on defined company OKRs
  • work productively on Github, learning how to review and read code first and to write readable commits afterwards
  • make it secure from the grounds up, understanding real world security implications on production systems
  • fail fast and recover faster, handling failures instead of avoiding them
  • experience what we build at large scale and on a daily basis
  • respect everyone and everyone will respect you, be humble and brave
  • build up your future and discover your abilities, we’ll help, whatever it takes

 

OUR TECH STACK

No specific experience requirements, stacks are just toolkits and you’re a quick learner.

English language skills in line before probation completion.

You’ll be exposed to different problems and technologies everyday, we heavily rely on Amazon Web Services to deploy our infrastructure:

  • Python, Java, Scala
  • serverless programming: AWS Lambda, AWS API gateway
  • AWS, terraform, ansible
  • ML and Big Data: AWS Redshift, AWS Glue, AWS Athena
  • PostgreSQL and AWS DynamoDB
  • networking, linux, bash
  • monitoring, logging, tracing tools: Datadog, Librato, New Relic, Cloudwatch, Apiary
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