Backend Engineer - Logistics

Zalando Finland Oy

Zalando ships millions of packages every week. Every time a delivery reaches a customer, technology is at the scene and behind the scenes. As a (Senior) Back-end Engineer you will get to build this technology and innovate, optimize and automate how Zalando logistics works at massive scale. We will support you to grow and work with exciting modern technologies.


  • You build business-critical services used throughout the Zalando Logistics Network for managing our delivery capability and logistics efficiency.
  • In that, you collaborate with other engineers, engineering teams and some 3rd party logistics providers.
  • You contribute to the full development cycle from solution design to development, deployment and service delivery.
  • You keep learning and share your knowledge of state-of-the-art technologies that will help us innovate faster.


  • Track record in building microservices, REST API design, event-driven architectures & cloud platforms (AWS), knowledge of Kubernetes is a plus
  • Experience with continuous integration and deployment pipelines, modern software release practices
  • You likely have mastered multiple programming languages and have either experience with or an interest in working with TypeScript on Node.js
  • A team player with an attitude of accountability and knowledge-sharing


  • Culture of trust, empowerment and constructive feedback, open source commitment, meetups, game nights, 70+ internal technical and fun guilds, knowledge sharing through tech talks, internal tech academy and blogs, product demos, parties & events
  • Competitive salary, employee share shop, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, centrally located offices, public transport discounts, municipality services, flexible working times, additional holidays and volunteering time off, free beverages and fruits, diverse sports and health offerings
  • Extensive onboarding, mentoring and personal development opportunities and an international team of experts
  • Relocation assistance for internationals

We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.


Zalando is Europe’s leading online platform for fashion and lifestyle, connecting customers, brands and partners across 17 markets. We drive digital solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 26 million active customers through diverse skill-sets, interests and languages our teams choose to use.

Teams at our Helsinki Tech Hub work on many of the cornerstones of our Fashion Store, including personalization and social fashion influencing components. Through full stack engineering and research, we turn visionary ideas into new emerging businesses with real potential. By tackling the most challenging problems for the fashion industry, we drive the personal digital experience and underlying knowledge models to create the most inspirational fashion experience for our customers

Job Info





Job Category

Technology & UX/UI Design

Experience Level

Professional Level



Ludmila Tomperi

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