At Zalando Payments, we are processing all financial transactions of Zalando. Starting with a flawless user experience in the checkout over the processing of the payments to reconciliation in the backend, we cover the entire financial process to boost conversion and deliver a competitive advantage to our customers through smart risk steering.
As a backend engineer at Zalando Payments in Dortmund, you will be working on the core of our offering: The Payment API that we are providing to our customers and which is used by multiple customer facing applications, including the checkout page that you have already used if you have ever purchased anything from Zalando. Controlled by this API, our systems orchestrate the complex payment process supporting over twenty different payment methods, from prepayment and invoice to credit card and direct debit, as well as many European payment methods you may not have heard about yet - unless you already bring a payment background.
Within Zalando Payments, you will work with many autonomous teams that live up to the standards of Radical Agility - a software development methodology that allows engineers to get work done while management keeps their distance. Along with our guiding set of principles - Autonomy, Mastery, Purpose - we entrust you and your team to shape the future of Zalando.
Variety. You design, develop, deploy, operate and improve important software solutions that possibly impact millions of customers.
Autonomy. Based on our microservices architecture, you and your team will own your code, and decide on the technologies and tools to deliver as well operate large-scale applications on PaaS/SaaS cloud (AWS).
Ownership. You and your team will work like a startup and take ownership for the whole development cycle - from architecture design to testing to implementation and maintenance.
Excellence. You will join a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest standards when it comes to the quality of your code and implementation. You will add value by leveraging current trends in software design, architecture and web services.
Culture. A culture of trust, empowerment and constructive feedback, open source commitment, meetups, game nights, +70 internal technical and fun guilds, tech talks, product demos, Coder Dojos, parties & events.
Perks. Competitive salary, subvention of your occupational pension plan, 40% Zalando shopping discount, public transport discounts, relocation assistance for internationals as well as help with kindergarten and schools, free drinks & fruits, hardware of your choice, family rooms
Development. Tour of Mastery, extensive onboarding, personal branding support, opportunity to attend and speak at conferences.
Work Environment. Self-organized, autonomous teams and flexible working hours.
If you need guidance or have any questions about our hiring processes, please contact our onsite recruiter Navin Hathiramani.