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Tech Lead Backend (f/m/d)

  • Hamburg
  • justDice
  • Tech
  • Full time
As a Go Backend Tech Lead you will manage a team of highly committed developers. Together you will develop a state-of-the-art backend for our products and help grow the team.

justDice is the European market leader of rewarded apps & games: Our products are enjoyed by more than 100 million players worldwide and we’ve distributed over $40 million in cash & rewards to our users to date!

As part of the Applike Group (financially backed by media powerhouse Bertelsmann), justDice has access to an extensive toolset and funding with a long-term growth mindset. 

We are a team of experts in software development, online marketing, data-driven business intelligence, and app & game design. We are always seeking new creative solutions to complex problems, which has enabled us to release new products fast!

The justDice backend team builds state-of-the-art services for our apps and games teams, that handle requests to support our millions of active users. The team is highly autonomous and directly influences the performance and functionality of our backend services. We use the latest technologies and standards and are not afraid to try new solutions when needed. We believe in an event-driven architecture and rely on scalable microservices. Come work with us in building a modern and future-proof system at justDice!
What you will do:
  • Manage an agile team to further develop our existing backend that is used by our apps and games
  • Share your knowledge and experience with the team through reviews and workshops
  • Improve the code basis, performance, and response times of our APIs
  • Make decisions regarding the future architecture of our event-based systems
  • Handle requests of new features from our product teams and develop pragmatic implementations 
  • Evaluate stakeholders requirements and give direct feedback on implementability
  • Who you are:
  • You have great knowledge of Go
  • You know how to organize a team and distribute available resources to tasks
  • Event-based strategies, asynchronous processing, and microservice architecture are not just buzzwords to you
  • You are curious about new technologies and you know what new solutions have to offer.
  • Worked with cloud infrastructures like AWS, AZURE, or Google Cloud
  • You have experience with Terraform and Gitlab CI
  • Optional: You have experience specific with AWS services like DynamoDB, Lambda, and SQS
  • Optional: Experience with PHP  
  • Why you will love working here:
  • Work in Europe’s fastest-growing genre-bending mobile entertainment company, located directly at the Alster in Hamburg!
  • Work-Life Package: 2 remote days / week, 30 days vacation, flexible hours, kick-ass office in the center of the city, dog-friendly
  • Relocation Package: Visa & legal support, relocation bonus
  • Happy Belly Package: Company & team lunches, breakfast, tons of free snacks and drinks
  • Physical & Mental Health Package: Gym membership, Yoga classes
  • Activity Package: Regular team events, hackathons, company trips
  • Skip writing cover letters. Tell us about your most passionate personal project, your desired salary and your earliest possible start date. We are looking forward to your application!

    We celebrate diversity and are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.

    Enjoy our Benefits

    Fresh Drinks & Food

    Free full Gym Membership

    Flexible Working Times & 2 Remote Days per Week

    State of the Art Hard- and Software

    Hackathons & Meetups

    Monthly Team Events

    Annual Company Trip Into the Sun

    Lunch Lottery

    Public Transportation Subsidy

    Free Breakfast everyday

    Dog Friendly

    Starter Kit

    Relocation Support

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    “At justDice my professional career has been able to grow alongside the company. It is amazing to see how much influence every single person has in the development and success of our company. In addition, having flexible working hours and being able to bring my dog to the office allows me to have a good work-life balance.”
    Florian, Tech Lead Android justDice

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    I love our “move fast” mentality that makes you learn and improve every day and just get things done better! But we never forget to support each other and have fun! I am very excited about our journey and how the team as a whole and each of its members will evolve in the future.
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