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Rotterdam, Nederland

About us:

We are a peer-to-peer marketplace, meaning that we deliver platform to satisfy both sides: tenant and landlord of the accommodation market. Housing Anywhere is active in 50+ countries and 250+ cities. We have partnered with 127+ universities worldwide.

We're growing our Product Development team to 30 people (product lead, product owners, front-end engineers, back-end engineers, QA engineers and UX/UI designers). To strengthen our team, we are looking for a talented back-end engineer to join our team full-time.

Our tech stack:

Currently, the platform is built mainly using Go (Golang) backed by a PostgreSQL database. The server components are hosted on a Google Cloud architecture that allows easy scaling. Other technologies and tools that we use are Jenkins, CircleCI, Kubernetes, Docker, NSQ, RabbitMQ, Prometheus, Stackdriver, Grafana, ReactJS, Redux, GraphQL, SASS, Webpack.

Your responsibilities:

  • Build and maintain application of the platform.
  • Monitoring of application and services.
  • Managing, improving and supporting cloud infrastructure for HousingAnywhere platform.
  • Developing microservices for the platform.
  • Integrating with 3rd party tools.
  • Collaborating with QA and other engineering teams on developing and improving our CI/CD pipeline.
  • Delivering reliable and performing code.

Your experience:

  • Experience with Go and microservices in production-grade environments
  • Experience with building CI/CD pipelines using Jenkins, CircleCI
  • Experience with messaging platforms (e.g. NSQ, RabbitMQ)
  • Experience with Google Cloud Platform / Docker / Kubernetes
  • Experience with monitoring and logging (e.g. Stackdriver, Prometheus)
  • Basic understanding of what a good burger tastes like
  • An educational background in the field of Computer Science or similar is a bonus, although actual experience is always preferred.

Who you are:

  • Proactive and open mindset
  • Love coding and writing usable, performing and secure software
  • Structured and well-organized
  • Team player
  • Able to find a clean and simple solution that could be easily adapted for changed requirements in time
  • Passion for new technologies

What do we offer?

  • Salary that represents your experience
  • Relocation package: we will pay for your VISA if you join us from abroad. In that case we will also reimburse 100% of your personal flight ticket, and 50% of the flight ticket(s) of potential family members that join.
  • Allowance to choose your own gear
  • Agile, agile, agile. Flat hierarchy where your voice will be truly heard
  • Opportunities to attend interesting training sessions and conferences
  • High responsibility and big impact; changes to the website are visible to a global audience
  • You will work in an international start-up company, with a young, dynamic team of 35 full time people and 12 different nationalities. We’re very fun to work with! And we’re very welcoming
  • Friday company drinks !!!
  • Cool office in the heart of Rotterdam


  • Full-time position (40 hours a week).
  • Starting: ASAP.
  • Probationary period: 1 month (remotely if you are located outside of the Netherlands).
  • Period: we would like to start with a period of 7 months.
  • You will work from our office in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.


  • For questions, email HR[at] We will be in touch with you within a few days.
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How to apply

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