Software Engineer - Backend

Job description

As our Software Engineer:

  • You will be developing internal products that are supporting business decisions for Europe's leading e-commerce retailer for pet supplies.
  • You will be working in a challenging Agile environment, taking part in all steps of software life cycle, from concept to production monitoring.
  • You will participate in solving real problems from the e-commerce domain together with the Product Owner and the Team.
  • On daily basis you will learn and grow your skills, striving for mastery using state-of-the-art technologies and practices.

You can be a great addition to one of our teams focused on:

  • Creating a solution that aggregates the stock-related traffic of entire zooplus to provide a single source of truth for inventory data. In this project, we use mostly Java 8/15, Kotlin, Spring, AWS

  • Predicting sales and distribution forecast what allows us to order just enough products to one of our 11 warehouses in Europe. As a member of the team, you will have a chance to work with time series analysis, clusterization and create the tools that suggest routing options and delivery time. In this project, we use Java 8/11, Kotlin, Python, Spring Boot, Hibernate, AWS Cloud.

  • Creating the tool that provides all necessary information to our Customer Care agents. So, when our customer wants to check on the order, we are able to go smoothly through one of 120k packages that we send every day and answer all the questions. In this project, we use: Java 8/9, Kotlin, JavaScript, Spring Boot, AWS Cloud

  • Supporting high availability of products and allow warehouse stock optimization by providing efficient way of transferring goods within our logistic’s network. In this project, we use mostly Java 11, JavaScript, Spring Boot, Hibernate, React, AWS SQS/SNS, DynamoDb.

We are using Scrum, so you can expect 2 weeks sprints as well as pair programming and code reviews.


  • You are a person interested in developing complete solutions, not only writing code
  • You have proven knowledge and experience of entire software delivery process from the business need to daily maintenance
  • You have experience with a modern web app development using Java-based technology stack, as well as cloud-based tools and microservices architecture
  • Trust, self-organization, shared responsibility describes the best environment for you to thrive in
  • Clean, modular code designed with architectural principles in mind and proper use of design patterns is simply a part of what you do

What we are offering you

  • Chance to become a part of dynamically growing international company
  • Training opportunities and professional development
  • Motivated multi-cultural teams and enjoyable work atmosphere
  • English and German language courses on company premises
  • Benefit package (private medical care, Multisport)
  • Table tennis, foosball, fresh fruits and beverages, company events
  • Discount in zooplus shop
  • Central office location
  • Mobile phone
  • Full time employment contract
  • Flexible working hours
  • And… 4 extra days off 😊