Junior Backend Developer // Fit Analytics

March 2, 2017
Fit Analytics — the world’s leading size advisor solution for online clothes shopping — is looking for a motivated full-time Junior Backend Developer to join our team. You will help make sure that our cloud-based system is easily scalable and available 24/7. You should have a desire to write correct, elegant, flexible and performant code.

Who We Are

Based in Berlin and San Francisco, we’re a team of data scientists, fashionistas, physicists, designers, and hackers, working together to tackle a single problem: making it easy for online shoppers to find the right clothes size. We’re helping some of the world’s largest clothing brands solve sizing issues, boost conversions and slash returns.

What We Do

Our size advisor helps companies instantly access the power of machine learning to deliver a perfect fit for customers, optimize e-commerce performance, and add risk-free retail intelligence to their operations. We work with major global retailers and brands such as Adidas, Puma, Zara, Canada Goose, Hugo Boss, The North Face, Tommy Hilfiger and many more!

What The Role Involves

  • Implementing and improving server-side code
  • Splitting parts of of the current server-side code (Node.js) into modules that can be deployed as micro services (e.g written in Golang)
  • Making database schema changes to support new features
  • Adding real-time reporting of metrics that can be translated into code performance indicators
  • Introducing new data structures that enable better and more specific recommendations

What We’re Looking for in You

  • Relevant Computer Science or Engineering degree
  • Strong fundamental knowledge in data structures and algorithms
  • Knowledge of Linux / Unix systems is a plus
  • Familiarity with a Git workflow is a plus
  • Being able to understand CoffeeScript or JavaScript code is a plus
  • Experience with MySQL or PostgreSQL is a plus
  • Innovative and self-motivated, with strong problem-solving skills
  • The ability to work well in a team environment and individually
  • Fluency in English

What We Offer You

  • A competitive salary / remuneration package
  • Hands-on experience building a revolutionary e-commerce product
  • A spot in our smart, creative and motivated international team
  • Daily breakfast and lunch plus regular team events

Why We’re Different

We’re not sitting around wondering what the product is and burning other people’s money while expecting everyone to work ridiculous hours for little reward. We’re profitable, organised, and already providing a unique solution that delivers huge value to our partners while helping millions of people shop better online.

If you’re excellent at what you do and want to apply those skills to solving a genuinely hard problem together with a great bunch of people, you’ve come to the right place. To take the next step, send us your CV and a brief note explaining why you think you’re a perfect fit!

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