Senior Java Software Engineer (d/f/m)

The company that will change shopping forever – join the ecommerce revolution πŸš€
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Livebuying is the future of shopping. We aim for customers to experience products in an entertaining, informative and interactive way, hence empowering them to make more confident buying decisions.

We are currently expanding our core cross-functional team and you will be an important member of it. You will be working closely with our highly experienced CTO, product manager, UX/UI designer and front end developers. Your main objective will be to ensure smooth sailing for our highly dynamic applications by expanding the capacity and stability of our backend. Thousands of people simultaneously joining and interacting with our live streams should sound like music to your ears, rather than a nightmare.

Your daily work will look like this:

  • Design and implementation of backend components
  • Implementation of automated tests
  • Design and implementation of infrastructure components for operating the system in the cloud
  • Share your knowledge with the team, help overcoming obstacles, and expect the same from them

And from time to time like this:

  • Traveling for in-person team events and company off-sites (post COVID-19)



  • Self-sufficient way of working
  • High sense of responsibility & reliability
  • Strong work ethic and output driven mindset
  • Own your features and share your learnings

Must Haves

  • Good knowledge of Java 8 and higher
  • Good knowledge in Spring framework
  • Experience in (automated) testing
  • Experience with REST like APIs
  • Experience with SQL (Postgres)
  • Experience with Websockets STOMP
  • Fluency in English

Nice To Haves

  • Experience with message oriented architectures, async and pub/sub communication
  • Knowledge of software architectures, monolithic vs service oriented architectures
  • Experience with Reactive programming
  • Experience with search engines/Elasticsearch
  • AWS knowledge
  • Performance testing experience
  • Redis and/or RabbitMQ experience
  • Experience with cloud-based development, esp. AWS EC2, RDS, Beanstalk
  • Fluency in German is a plus

What we can offer you:

  • Make a difference: Get the opportunity to shape the fate of a truly groundbreaking product and company with a global potential from day one.
  • an unlimited employment contract in 40 hours/full time
  • Flexible working hours
  • Competitive compensation package including company stock options
  • super awesome, humorous, open-minded & insanely humble team! ✌️😜
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Workplace & Culture

At LIVEBUY we strive to create an inclusive & humane working environment for everyone. Our standards are: equality, respect & decency.

It is important to us to grant fair chances and treat everyone with well deserved dignity. Together we are working towards one shared vision: to improve online shopping for the better!

We are a remote-first company. However, we do have a beautiful office space in the heart of Berlin if you prefer to work from there.

We are in this together: that is why we offer company stock options to every employee.

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