Backend Software Engineer


Transportation drives humanity forward. At Stratio we have a purpose: to change the transportation industry.
We believe in a future with no disruptions, where vehicles never break down, a zero downtime future. For that we rely on great individuals and great teams.

The Backend Software Engineer is responsible for curating the structure of server-side information. This means developing, maintaining, and scaling up our platform and our vehicle information database, ensuring its reliability, scalability, performance, and cost-effectiveness. Be ready to be part of a highly innovative team, always searching for new technologies and standards to keep improving our technological stack in an agile environment.

 

Tasks:

  • Participate in the specification of new features and improvements, supporting our Product Owner;
  • Implement and maintain core services with business logic, serving REST/JSON APIs implemented with .NET Core;
  • Design and implement the software architecture to support high availability and horizontal scalability;
  • Advocate for improvements to product quality, security, and performance;
  • Craft code that meets our internal standards for style, maintainability, and best practices for a high-scale web environment. Maintain and advocate for these standards through code review.

Requirements:

  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject;
  • 2 or more years of professional software engineering experience;
  • Strong knowledge of C#;
  • Knowledge of software design and architecture;
  • Understanding of various coding methods and computer languages;
  • Knowledge of software development life-cycle processes;
  • Reliability and great problem-solving skills, with great attention to detail;
  • Ability to work under pressure;
  • Good knowledge of English, both spoken and written;
  • Good knowledge of English, both spoken and written.

Bonus Points:

  • Experience working with Messaging Systems, particularly Kafka;
  • Experience working with NoSQL databases, particularly Elasticsearch;
  • Experience working with .NET Core;
  • Experience working with testing frameworks, particularly NUnit and Mock;
  • Knowledge of distributed systems.

We expect you to:

  • Assist in analyzing requirements and designing software architecture;
  • Participate in execution and documentation of tests;
  • Have knowledge of Design Patterns;
  • Have good programming skills, ability to produce quality code that is reliable, maintainable, and simple (focus on the human side of the code);
  • Have experience with both relational databases and NoSQL databases;
  • Have experience through the whole development cycle;
  • Help the elements of the team with less experience;
  • Be able to work autonomously;
  • Be able to own your mistakes and take actions so that they don't happen again;
  • Be eager to learn about Design Patterns, performance, and security;
  • Keep an eye for possible improvements and identify disruptions in the processes;
  • Work with autonomy to find solutions to complex problems and be flexible and responsive to changing requirements and priorities.

Location:

  • Coimbra / Remote

You can find our Culture Manifesto and more team information here.

 
Take the road with us!