Senior Backend Engineer - Bucharest

Bucharest, Romania Full-time

We are looking for an experienced Backend services engineer to join Taxify’s engineering team in our new office in Bucharest.

Taxify is one of the fastest growing startups in the world with over 10M happy customers in 25 countries, from Europe to Mexico to Africa. We build a smartphone app to take safe and fast rides – all at the tap of a button.

Let’s build the future of transport together!

You will be:

  • Designing and building Taxify's growing backend systems
  • Coding mostly in node.js (previous experience in node.js is not a requirement)
  • Proactively fixing upcoming bugs and solving technical challenges
  • Contributing ideas to our product development roadmap

You have:

  • Experience in node.js / C++ /Java or any OO language
  • A university degree in a technical subject (Computer science, Mathematics or similar)
  • 4+ years of experience in software development
  • Good English and communication skills
  • Solid understanding of algorithms and data structures
  • Experience with any SQL (Mysql/Postgre)

Extra credits for:

  • Experience with micro-service and distributed systems
  • Interest for real-time and asynchronous systems
  • Familiarity with any cloud systems (AWS, Azure, Google app engine)


  • Motivational base pay and company’s stock options
  • No corporate BS
  • Private Medical Subscription at Regina Maria
  • Benefits from working with a motivated and talented international team, plus regular team events
  • Flexible working hours
  • Monthly Taxify credit for work and leisure rides
  • Amazing personal growth experience at one of the fastest growing European startups
  • Rare opportunity to build a product literally used by thousands of people around you


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