(Sr.) Software Engineer (f/m), Hermes

We're looking for a skilled, curious and passionate (Sr.) Software Engineer (f/m), Hermes who wants to make a difference.

Berlin, Germany


Online since May 3, 2018

We are looking for a (Senior) Software Engineer (m/f) in our great office in Berlin.

You will be part of Hermes - moderation and fraud prevention team. Content quality and site cleanliness is core to our business. This fascinating application developed with PHP/MySQL/ElasticSearch/Redis and Docker/Kubernetes/AWS is our critical global system that screens, checks and moderates millions of new listings every day. The next challenge for Hermes is splitting the existing code into (micro)services, with DDD in mind.

If you are a (Senior) Software Engineer that enjoys working in lean, agile teams, you are an expert in PHP and want to help us with our challenges, this job is for you.


What you will be doing:

  • Scale our innovative moderation and fraud prevention global system in a clean way
  • Provide and improve deployment and production monitoring tools
  • Ensure code quality and maintainability by improving build and test systems
  • Be part of an agile team and be involved in the whole product development cycle
  • Bring in new ideas to improve our software and our process together with the team


Who we’re looking for:

  • At least 3 years’ experience in development of high-traffic web applications
  • Expert knowledge of PHP and MySQL
  • Experience with Java and Python is a plus
  • Strong know-how in object oriented programming (OOP), domain driven design (DDD) and standard design patterns
  • Passion for test-driven code and an eye for simplicity and pragmatism
  • Curious to work with and learn new technologies
  • Experience with continuous integration and continuous delivery pipelines is a plus
  • Experience with AWS, Docker, Kubernetes is a plus
  • Team player, agile mindset
  • Comfortable with Gitlab / Github
  • Good verbal and written English skills


What you get from us:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • Contributing to the global OLX Group
  • International team
  • Work with an international team of top engineers learning from one another
  • Competitive salary and great benefits
  • Company Mobile phone
  • Any tool you might need MacBook Pro, Notebook, PC
  • Great office location around the corner from Berlin Hauptbahnhof


What you need to know about us:

  • We’re a global product and tech group. 17 brands. 40 countries. 4000 people. One mindset.
  • Our mission is to make it easier for people to buy and sell almost anything, promoting prosperity in local communities.
  • We are proud to be different, and we work differently too. We combine the spirit and agility of a start-up with the maturity that comes from being part of a 100 year-old company.
  • We are curious, ambitious and allergic to corporate interference. We improvise, experiment and push each other further, embracing uncertainty and driving change.

If you want to join us, apply here. If you’d like to learn more about the OLX Group take a look here. And remember, we are an equal opportunities employer.