TIER Mobility is Europe’s leading shared micro-mobility provider, with a mission to Change Mobility for Good. By providing people with a range of shared, light electric vehicles, from e-scooters to e-bikes and e-mopeds, powered by a proprietary Energy Network, TIER helps cities reduce their dependence on cars. Founded in 2018 by Lawrence Leuschner, Matthias Laug and Julian Blessin.

Recently we have closed a financial transaction to merge with Dott. Together we create the European champion of shared micro-mobility, with revenues of €250m, supporting over 125M trips a year in more than 20 countries. Following this closing, teams across TIER and Dott will be progressively integrated. There has never been a more exciting time to join this ride!

Permanent, Full-time, Hybrid (3 days per week in the office) position 

As a backend engineer in the Strategic Partnerships team you build and maintain API integrations with key strategic partners like government institutions, Google Maps, FreeNow and other commercial partners. Your contributions are critical in driving revenue growth by enabling the company to operate in new cities.

Your core focus is to deeply understand city needs, and build effective and reliable solutions that serve the city and its residents, in close collaboration with our partners. You move fast, building on a solid foundation of effective application architecture, clean and testable code. You promote the adoption of best practices and contribute new ideas that help shape the future direction of our product and technology stack.

What you’ll do

  • Develop our Tier & Dott Typescript/Node.js backend applications in close collaboration with your team of Software Engineers, Engineering Manager and Product Manager, participating in all aspects of the software development lifecycle
  • Ensure stability and scalability of our services by a consistent application of clean architecture and industry best practices
  • Deploy and monitor the health of your applications in production, debugging and mitigating issues as they arise, communicating with stakeholders to align priorities, escalate impediments and inform them of progress
  • Identify technical opportunities that propel our business forward

What you’ll need

  • Passion for technology and Software Engineering
  • User centricity - demonstrated ability to identify and truly grasp user problems, building effective and scalable solutions
  • Critical thinking - observability mindset, strong ability to reflect on own and team performance, data-driven approach
  • Effectiveness as independent contributor - fluency in Typescript and familiar with best practices, able to implement changes independently, meeting architecture guidelines and quality expectations set by the team
  • Experience - 3+ years developing distributed backend applications at scale (service architecture, serverless)

Bonus points

  • Interest in or experience with frontend web development
  • Experience with programming languages other than Typescript, runtime environments other than Node.js
  • Experience with Google Cloud Platform, Kubernetes
  • Experience in rapid growth or large scale environments

 

We actively encourage a diverse and inclusive environment that fosters each employee’s individuality at TIER. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for your application, regardless to your nationality, ethnic or national origin, skin color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity. Come as you are and join our ride! 

In case you are living with disabilities, chronic illness or neurodiversity please inform us, to provide you with the proper assistance in the application process. 

If we could spark your interest and you want to change mobility for good with us, apply now and let us know why you’re the one for the job! We encourage everyone to apply and grow with us. Even if you may not tick all the boxes of the requirements, we are happy to hear about the value you can add to the team. We are all learners!

We are looking forward to your application!

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