Software Developer – Core Services

  • Full time
  • Prague
  • Posted 2 weeks ago

We believe it takes great people to create a great product. That’s why our team lives our company values, and we hire based on them, too. Since 2010, Pipedrive has been on a mission to support sales and marketing teams with easy-to-use, powerful tools that make everyday work faster and easier. Today, our cloud-based software is trusted by over 100,000 companies and used in 179 countries. We have grown from a five-person team to a truly international company of over 1,000 people, representing more than 50 nationalities, with ten offices distributed across Europe and the US. In 2020, Pipedrive received a majority investment from Vista Equity Partners, a global investment firm that invests exclusively in enterprise software, data and technology-enabled businesses, making Pipedrive the fifth unicorn from Estonia.The engineering team is our biggest team, yet we try to keep its hierarchy flat and scalable using an innovative model built around independently operating tribes. Each tribe is a self-sufficient unit with full ownership of its area of expertise, including its respective product managers, designers and all necessary engineering roles. Developers enjoy a lot of freedom at Pipedrive: They get to pick what we call “missions” to work on. When they’re done, they’re back at the launchpad, keeping the show running and focusing on improving quality and reliability before embarking on the next mission.The Core Services Tribe is a part of the Platform Engineering department. It owns functionalities such as the API Gateway, the GraphQL Gateway, Service Discovery and others that are mission-critical and have high requirements regarding availability and performance. Besides that, we maintain and extend a set of internal frameworks, libraries and tools which other engineers use to build and operate their services. This role is highly technical and involves working with microservices, Kubernetes, graphql, Kafka etc.Our stack:Services: Javascript/Typescript, Go, PHPLibraries: Javascript/Typescript, Go, PHPOther Components/Technologies: GraphQL, Kafka, RabbitMQ, Websocket, Kubernetes, MySQL, Redis

Your new adventure:

  • Design services to be highly available and scale across multiple geographical regions
  • Work independently within a team and deliver high-quality code in a timely manner
  • Complete code reviews and provide feedback to your peers
  • Write automated tests
  • Deploy services to production and maintain their monitoring and alerting setup
  • Be on-call when it’s your turn, react to alerts and solve production incidents
  • Define standards and guidelines for other engineers
  • Continuously improve our stack and pay off technical debt
  • Does this sound like you?

  • A proven track record in software development 
  • Experience with some of the following technologies is required: Node.js or TypeScript, Go, any SQL database, Docker, Kubernetes, GraphQL, Apache Kafka
  • A passion for software architecture
  • A deep understanding of distributed systems, microservice and event-driven architectures and data-heavy applications is a must
  • Interest in and contributions to the Open Source community are a plus
  • The ability to work in a team distributed across different offices
  • Fluency in English is a must
  • Why Pipedrive?

  • A value-driven work environment where people come first 
  • A lively bunch of colleagues from over 50 different countries, with offices in Prague, Tallinn, Tartu, Lisbon, London, Dublin, New York, Florida, Riga and Berlin
  • A team serious about getting things done while not taking ourselves too seriously
  • Freedom to execute your ideas with a passionate and motivated team supporting you
  • A place in our new and custom-designed Prague office (free sauna included)
  • Flexible working hours as long as you’re there for your team members
  • Lots of room for personal and career development with internal and external training opportunities
  • Competitive salary including all the benefits you’d expect from a great employer (25 days of vacation + 5 health days per year, private medical care, meal allowance for each workday in the Prague office, a monthly contribution for sports, books, and entertainment via the Benefitka card, 365-day Prague public transport ticket, paid sick leave days, retirement fund savings and extra vacation days as a tenure benefit) 
  • Pipedrive is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity in the workplace regardless of age, gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or veteran status.#LI-Hybrid #LI-RE1

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