Lyft Backend Engineer - Kyiv in Kyiv, Ukraine
Backend Engineer - Kyiv at Lyft
At Lyft, our mission is to improve people’s lives with the world’s best transportation. To do this, we start with our own community by creating an open, inclusive, and diverse organization.
Lyft needs experienced software engineers from a scope of disciplines. Our team has a history of enabling rich and creativefeatures that set the standard for the ride sharing industry. We improve and incorporate technologies that make the lives of our community more enriched. We are looking for an expert software engineer to join the Kyiv Mapping team.
The Mapping team at Lyft is responsible for the platform that powers our routing and navigation. We are looking for backend server engineerswith a passion for building highly scalable systems serving millions of users. You'll collaborate globally with software engineering, product, data science, analytics, and operations on programs that empower us to iterate quickly, delighting our passengers and drivers.
Help establish roadmap and architecture based on technology and our needs
Write well-crafted, well-tested, readable, maintainable code
Participate in code reviews to ensure code quality and distribute knowledge
Share your knowledge by giving brown bags, tech talks, and promoting appropriate tech and engineering best practices
Can help lead large projects from idea to positive execution
Unblock, support and communicate with internal partners to achieve results
5+ years of software engineering industry experience
Experience with object-oriented programming
Experience in distributed systems
Experience working with databases, relational or NoSQL
Write clear, scalable and clear design documentation
Design, build and improve a set of team owned components