Senior Software Engineer | Scala, Clojure
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Are you passionate about software development? Do you believe in making a difference? We have a challenging role within our highly skilled team! Then come work for the number one online travel agency of the Benelux: Otravo.
We carry brands such as Vliegtickets.nl, Vakantiediscounter.nl, Schipholtickts.nl and WTC.nl and are rapidly expanding our footprint in Europe. Our products vary from flight tickets to package holidays and everything in between.
What will you be doing?
Because we build all our systems in-house with our own integrated development teams, we could really use your knowledge and skills, helping us leverage technologies such as
- Apache Spark, for distributed data processing;
- Clojure and ClojureScript/React.js, for powering our website;
- Scala, Akka, and Play for a scalable stateless REST back-end;
- Kafka and Solr, for our data management platform;
- A/B experiments, for sensible decision making.
You will be pairing to write lots of (clean) code that goes to production continuously and will be spending ± 10% on private projects to find the next big thing
What are we looking for?
You are a seasoned software developer (5+ years) and have solid experience with one of the technologies we use. You know functional programming and have a passion for learning and sharing your knowledge.
We consider it a plus if you have experience with:
- Big Data, Spark, Solr/ElasticSearch;
- Cats / Scalaz / Shapeless functional programming libraries;
- React, Play framework;
- AWS, Docker or OpenStack.
What do we offer?
Otravo is an informal yet professional company, beautifully situated at the Amsterdam canals. We use agile development and best practices to deliver working software with little overhead, fast time to market and high quality.
The package we offer contains the following benefits:
- a good salary;
- 30 paid holidays;
- Opportunities to attend conferences, trainings, workshops, etc.;
- Discount on your holiday trips (of course :)
- Vibrant company culture;
- Support with relocation (visa, housing, 30% tax ruling)
- Free use of company gym.
Otravo stands for Online Travel Organisation and is market leader in the Benelux and Scandinavia of (online) air travel sales. Travelers can book airline tickets to worldwide destinations in person or via self-service, online as well as offline, and for both leisure and business trips. Otravo offers travelers a wide selection of options, everything from worldwide flights, rental cars, hotels and sun holidays to all possible dynamic travel combinations. Otravo is the parent company of several well-known travel brands like Vliegtickets.nl, Vliegtickets.be, WTC.nl, Schipholtickets.nl, Flygstolen, Tripmonster and most recently De Vakantiediscounter. Every day over a 100.000 visitors are welcomed to our websites and since 1983 millions of people have traveled through our brands.