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Revolutionising transport through the power of technology!

Senior Software Engineers (Java 8, Spring Boot, AWS)

€65k – €100k • No equity
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Do you want to help build a world-class institution, experience the thrill of being part of a high-growth technology company, and improve people’s lives?

At Careem, our mission is to simplify the lives of people, initially through solutions that make transportation reliable, and over time, through disruptions in payments and logistics. In the process, we want to build an organization that inspires and become a world-class institution.

Careem is an innovative transportation service operational in 40+ cities. With 30% monthly growth, we are one of the fastest growing companies. Our recipe for success has been a team that thrives on challenges and is passionate about solving problems. We have attracted strong investors and are positioned on the cusp of significant scale.

You will be assisting with the development of the software systems that make-up the Careem engine. These large scale, distributed systems handle everything from user requests to payment processing.

This means an opportunity to work on virtually any type of computer science and software engineering problem, particularly in the areas of large scale distributed systems, user interfaces and big data.  Our tech stack is Java and Spring, SQL and no-SQL DBs, iOS and Android applications, web front-end and AWS infrastructure.

Key responsibilities include:
- Development of our distributed backend system to meet the challenging functional, scalability and reliability requirements for our fast growing business
- Execute full software development lifecycle.
- Work in a team with highly talented software engineers.
- Write clean, reusable, testable, and maintainable code
- Grow into a subject matter expert
- Continuously strive for higher quality and productivity


The ideal candidate will have a passionate commitment to improving the lives of people, an insane focus on excellence and customer service, and a strong alignment with our core values: being bold, focused, agile and collaborative.

- Experience  in object-oriented design, data-structures and algorithms.
- Proficiency in Java and server-side technologies (must love coding!)
- Fluency with software engineering tools.
- Ability to: effectively articulate technical challenges and solutions; deal with loosely defined problems and fast changing requirements & think abstractly
- Passionate about learning new technologies and working on a product of massive scale and impact

Nice to have:
- Experience in multi-tiered distributed systems, web services, APIs, and relational & NoSQL databases
- Experience of Microservices Python, JavaScript and other scripting languages - Experience with cloud-centric application development and deployment
-Bachelors or higher degree in Computer Science or related disciplines Salary

Package: Competitive salary and equity shares 25 working days annual leave Entrepreneurial working environment Flexible working arrangements Mentorship and career growth

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