Backend Engineer Core

Are you ready to join TX-Services, a Swiss-based subsidiary in Belgrade, and be part of the team? Then apply today! We are excited to get to know you!
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As Switzerland’s leading digital hub, we provide our media and platforms with enabling technology solutions, to drive their businesses. We stand for interdisciplinary collaboration, innovation, and dynamic development.

We are on the move – and want to keep moving. We are farsighted. We are proactive. We are courageous. We are TX. is one of the most popular second-hand marketplaces in Switzerland with almost 3 million monthly active users., having offices in Zurich and Belgrade, is part of TX Group, a media company headquartered in Zurich. Meet the team and learn more about our company culture!

We are looking for a smart, curious, and dedicated Backend Engineer to expand the Core Team.

How we work:

  • As core engineering - in collaboration with web, apps and product teams - we work with a modern software development methodology (based on Basecamp's Shape Up)
  • We are nice people; we write documentation, perform code reviews and write tests
  • We develop our backend in Go and run it on AWS
  • We use Elasticsearch and store data in PostgreSQL
  • We ship production-level code every day to more than 300k daily active users
  • We celebrate ownership and responsibility; we are responsible not only for the software design and implementation but also for the deployment and monitoring of our services

What we need from you:

  • A positive attitude and passion for your job
  • A solid software engineering background
  • Experience in backend development for web and app-based products
  • Well-versed in Go or a background that allows you to adapt to it quickly
  • Plenty of real-world experience using relational databases at a reasonable scale
  • People over processes mentality - you are pragmatic and empathic, you seek understanding before being understood

What would be nice to have:

  • Familiarity with AWS and the various services it offers
  • Advanced knowledge of PostgreSQL
  • Experience with Elasticsearch
  • Experience with Docker & Kubernetes

What we offer:

  • Flexible home office policy: You decide from where you can work best
  • Competitive salary and a variety of fringe benefits
  • Budget for personal development and education
  • Equipment of your choice
  • Opportunity to grow both professionally and personally in a stimulating environment
  • Work in an international team of talented engineers
  • A modern working place with a positive and friendly atmosphere
  • Opportunity to travel regularly to our office in Zurich
  • Once a year team-building event in changing remote locations all over Europe

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Why choose us?

Teams working on TX Services projects are involved in all aspects of the product lifecycle, from initial inception through to design, development, and delivery. We regard everyone as equal partners in a product's success, with a role to play in all parts of the lifecycle. 


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