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Senior Software Engineer - Availability Search (x/f/m)

Doctolib

Doctolib

Software Engineering
Berlin, Germany
Posted on Wednesday, April 17, 2024

What we do

As a Senior Software Engineer, you're going to be part of a Berlin-based international team focused on improving the performance, features and design of our core product for healthcare professionals, the BMS (Booking Management System).

Doctolib's unprecedented growth in the last 10 years was made possible thanks to pragmatism and avoiding premature optimisation at any cost. In order to keep growing, performance is a critical priority and we are constantly evolving how key features are architected to scale for future needs. Because of this, we are re-architecting our Appointments Availability Service. For this service to meet the needs of our Users, high throughput and scalability are crucial. Therefore, we are building this critical service from the ground up leveraging modern event driven, distributed technologies inline with our redefined Technology Strategy. This new Service will help pave the way for a new direction in the way Care Teams offer Appointments, matching Patients with faster access to Care.

What you’ll do

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Building this critical service from the ground up as an independent runtime and leveraging modern event driven, distributed technologies;
  • Thinking user first and helping improve our user experience through new features and design updates, while maintaining high code quality standards;
  • Taking leadership on delivering roadmap items (together with the team);
  • Helping keep our bug backlog small;
  • Contributing to establishing a technical vision and co-drive the creation of the roadmap for the next quarters;
  • Bringing your expertise and past experiences to help us continuously improve the way we work.

Who you are

If you don’t meet all the requirements below but believe this opportunity matches your expectations and experience, we still encourage you to apply!

  • You have at a minimum of 5 years of software engineering experience;
  • You have experience working on complex systems at large scale;
  • You are eager to be hands on with our stack: our backend is mostly Ruby now, but evolving to Java and Kotlin;
  • You understand the value of testing your code;
  • You have proven experiences developing efficient, maintainable and secure products;
  • You are fluent in English.

Also, it would be fantastic if you:

  • Have already worked in a hyper-growth tech environment;
  • Are confident working with various technologies (i.e.: MongoDB, Postgres, Redis, Ruby, Java, Kotlin, Kafka)

What we offer

  • Employee share plan for every Doctoliber
  • Additional health plan scheme with our partner Allianz
  • Quarterly or monthly bonus (based on your position)
  • Minimum 28 days of paid leave
  • Parental care program (1 month off in addition to the legal parental leave and 0,5 days off per child when the school starts)
  • Solidarity Days (2 days per year to help health charities and create a positive social impact)
  • Wellbeing program (free mental health and coaching offer with our external partner)
  • A flexible workplace policy offering both hybrid and office-based mode
  • Flexibility days allowing to work in EU countries and the UK 10 days per year
  • Reimbursement of public transportation
  • Lunch vouchers and healthy snacks in the office
  • Discount on the Urban Sports Club package

The interview process

  • Recruiter Interview
  • Feature Building Interview
  • System Design Interview
  • Behavioral Interview
  • Offer!

If you would like to find out more about tech life at Doctolib, feel free to read our latest Medium blog articles!

At Doctolib, we believe in improving access to healthcare for everyone - regardless of where you come from, what you look like. This translates into our recruitment process: Doctolib is an equal opportunity employer. We don't just accept diversity at Doctolib, we respect and celebrate it!

The more diverse ideas are heard, the more our product will truly improve healthcare for all. You are welcome to apply to Doctolib, regardless of your gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, ethnicity, disability, or place of origin. If you have a disability, let us know if there's any way we can make the interview process smoother for you!

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