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Software Engineer, Backend



Software Engineering
Warsaw, Poland
Posted on Sunday, February 11, 2024
We are looking for a talented Backend Software Engineer to work on unique product challenges: complex algorithms for demand prediction, optimal real-time pricing, routing, fraud detection, distributed systems and much more. Volumes are growing at a steady pace.

About Us

Bolt is one of the fastest-growing tech companies in Europe and Africa, with over 100 million customers in 45+ countries. We’re a global team of more than 100 nationalities joined on a common mission – to make cities for people, not cars. And we need you to make it happen!

About The Role

As a Software Engineer, you will be responsible for architecting, designing, developing, and deploying Bolt's growing backend systems. That will mostly happen via coding in Node.js and TypeScript (PS: no previous experience with Node.js is needed).

Your daily adventures will include:

  • Designing, developing, and deploying Bolt's growing backend systems
  • Coding mostly in Node.js and TypeScript (previous experience with Node.js is not required)
  • Collaborating with key internal stakeholders to determine how to scalably design APIs to meet their needs
  • Contributing ideas and constructive feedback to our product development roadmap
  • Participating in code reviews to ensure code quality and distribute knowledge

About you:

  • Strong ability to write readable, testable, maintainable, and performant code
  • Solid understanding of clean, secure, and reliable code
  • Solid understanding of algorithms and data structures
  • Good English and communication skills
  • 3+ years of experience in software development
  • Desire to learn fast and constantly improve your skills
  • Interest in keeping up with current best practices in your areas of expertise
  • University degree in a technical subject (Computer Science, Mathematics, or similar) or equivalent experience in the industry

Experience is great, but what we really look for is drive, intelligence, and integrity. So even if you don’t tick every box, please consider applying if you feel you’re the kind of person described above!

Why you’ll love it here:

  • Play a direct role in shaping the future of mobility.
  • Impact millions of customers and partners in 500+ cities across 45 countries.
  • Work in fast-moving autonomous teams with some of the smartest people in the world.
  • Accelerate your professional growth with unique career opportunities.
  • Get a rewarding salary and stock option package that lets you focus on doing your best work.
  • Enjoy the flexibility of working in a hybrid mode.
  • Take care of your physical and mental health with our wellness perks.
  • Some perks may differ depending on your location.