Senior Backend Engineer

Hybrid from Porto
Many of the world’s current challenges are linked to logistics. AELER is a Swiss logtech scale-up that is re-inventing the shipping container, the building block of our global economy through which 80% of the world’s goods travel. Our IoT system is at the heart of what makes AELER’s containers smart, offering a platform to enable innovative digital services. Do you want to embark with us on an adventure to rock global logistics? Then please read on. 

Responsibilities: As part of the Digital Team, you’ll be...

  • Improve existing tooling to ensure product maintenance and automate more QA
  • Participate in translating business requirements into technical actionables
  • Guide & mentor the team to provide elegant and simple solutions to complex problems
  • Maintain low tech-debt with documentation

Experience: To flourish in this role, you’ll need...

  • Must have
  • At least 5 years of experience (ideal 7 years) with a strong command of Javascript and Typescript
  • Knowledge of distributed computing and data storage systems
  • Demonstrated experience with building solid, testable, and maintainable clean code
  • Understanding of queues and stream processing
  • Proficiency in Docker, and general UNIX admin
  • Business fluent English in both speaking and writing

  • Nice to have
  • Familiar with functional programming and micro-services
  • Previous experience with identity management/access control (OIDC(OAuth)
  • Efficiency working in an impactful, collaborative environment
  • You have set up, or participated in the setting up of SaaS products in the past
  • You are familiar with logistics

Benefits: At Aeler you will...

  • Join a team of talented individuals who believe in Aeler’s mission
  • Get stock options in a promising technology scale-up 
  • Work in a hybrid workspace with minimal hierarchy
  • Travel to yearly company retreats where you’ll meet all the Aelerians
  • Take part in training that supports both professional and personal growth
  • Enjoy 25 vacation days per year + national public holidays
  • Experience a good work/life-balance. We put humans beings first!