Java Backend Developer - Bookiply - Spain (f/m/d)

  1. Careers
  2. Java Backend Developer - Bookiply - Spain (f/m/d)
Holidu is one of the fastest-growing travel tech companies worldwide. With more than $100M in funding to date and an international team of travel and technology enthusiasts, our mission is to finally make the search and booking of vacation rentals easy. With our search engine for vacation rentals Holidu we help travelers book the ideal accommodation for the lowest price, and through our software-and-service solution Bookiply we also support vacation rental owners in multiplying their bookings with less work. Do you want to have an impact on millions of travelers worldwide? Then pack your bag, hop on board and get ready for takeoff!

Your future team

Bookiply is our software and service solution which helps vacation rental owners manage and distribute their properties more efficiently. Your team is an international group consisting of 30 (and growing) developers, product managers, and a designer. The majority of the team is located in the Munich office and we are building up a development team in Malaga as well. Your team is responsible for supporting internal stakeholders by implementing and improving their processes.

Your role in this journey

  • You will be part of the team which is fully responsible for systems used by internal teams(Sales, Account Managers, Customer Happiness). The teams have really ambitious growth targets and it’s our team’s task to support them with technical solutions.

  • Together with your team members you will design, implement, evolve, and maintain our Java backend services, written in Java 11+ on the Spring Boot framework.

  • Ensure our applications are highly scalable, able to support the high growth trajectory of the company.

  • Ensure scalable data persistence, either when storing the data in PostgreSQL, MongoDB or ElasticSearch, caching data in Redis, or by exploring and proposing new state-of-the-art technologies when appropriate.

  • Deploy our applications with Jenkins on our Kubernetes cluster running in AWS.

  • Promote our core value of focusing on customers by monitoring our systems with Grafana, Prometheus, ELK 7 stack and proactively resolving the issues.

  • Apply best practices and continuously learn and share your thoughts with your peers.

Your backpack is filled with

  • A degree in Computer Science, a related field, or Apprenticeship Studies (in Spanish: Formación Profesional)

  • 3y+ of professional development experience in Java

  • Experience with developing web services with Spring Boot, using relational databases,  and deploying applications in a cloud environment. Experience with NoSQL databases, k8s and AWS is a plus.

  • Familiarity with best practices for integrating and developing RESTful APIs.

  • Ability to apply SOLID principles in practice.

  • The ability to analyze and solve issues on your own.

  • Desire to understand business needs and develop technical solutions based on them. 

  • Love for coding and building world-class products! We do and we hope you share our ambition!

  • High motivation to learn and experiment with modern technologies. Having a personal pet project is a big plus.

  • Ability to have technical discussions in English

Our adventure includes

  • Cutting edge technology in all areas of our fast-growing business

  • Have an impact on the millions of people using our product every month.

  • Grow with responsibility from day 1 and develop yourself further through regular feedback, workshops and knowledge exchange.

  • Use your personal development budget and 2 extra days off to enhance your professional skills by visiting conferences, buying books, attending courses and more.

  • Connect and have fun with international, diverse and yet like-minded people at work, regular events and weekly office days with your team.

  • Get to know the world with our flexible home office policy and the opportunity to work from other local offices.

  • Go travelling for 23 vacation days with interesting discounts on our Bookiply properties.

  • Get a sneak peek at the adventure that awaits you on Instagram @lifeatholidu.

Want to travel with us?

Please attach your CV in English. Your first travel contact will be Katharina from HR.

We champion diversity in every aspect of life. We encourage applications from all genders, corners of the world and individual backgrounds. Please feel welcome to submit your application without a photo and details on your gender, date of birth, marital status and nationality.  If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.