Java Backend Developer - Data (f/m/d)

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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

We are a cloud native company and heavily rely on AWS technologies to deliver our services. Our team is highly diverse and comes from all over the world. Your future team, Data Engineering, is responsible for designing and implementing scalable solutions for data processing that allow the company to make data-driven decisions. Together with the team, you will maintain the company’s Lake House (data warehouse and data lake), and be responsible for creating various ETL/ELT pipelines to move and process vast amounts of data into the data platform.

Our Tech Stack

  • We are writing our data platform with a micro-service approach, using Java, with Spring Boot, Spark, Flink, running on Kubernetes.
  • Data storage with Redshift, Elasticsearch, Kafka, DynamoDB, PostgreSQL, Redis.
  • Data pipeline with Apache Flink, Apache Spark, and Kafka.
  • Heavy usage of AWS, Kubernetes, Docker, Jenkins, Git.
  • Monitoring with ELK, Grafana, and internally developed technologies.

Your role in this journey

  • You will be part of the Data Engineering team which is fully responsible for our data platform, consisting of the data pipelines and other internal tools.
  • You will use state of the art technologies to build new tools and maintain existing ones. You will be part of creating and managing highly scalable applications and data pipelines.
  • Your team is empowering every other team in the company, for instance helping the search team improve the search engine or providing valuable insight to the marketing team to better the performance of our marketing engine and, of course, also guiding business decision-makers to propel business success.

Your backpack is filled with

  • A degree in  Computer Science, or a related field with multiple years of professional development experience after or during your studies.
  • Professional experience as Java backend developer. Ideally, you have also worked or you have the strong motivation to work with AWS, Spring Boot, Microservices, ElasticSearch, Redshift, Flink, Spark, Kubernetes, data pipelines, and the rest of our tech stack.
  • You love coding and building world-class products! We do and we hope you share our ambition!

Our adventure includes

  • 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.
  • Get in shape with a premium gym membership for a discounted rate.
  • Go travelling for 28 vacation days + 13 public holidays in Bavaria 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?

Your first travel contact will be Sarah 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.


Munich, Germany

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