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Senior Backend Engineer

Amsterdam, Netherlands | Engineering | Full-time

We’re looking for a senior-level backend engineer who’s a true tech geek, creative thinker, and master of execution.

At Lemonade, we build our products using microservices mostly written in Typescript (using NestJS) and run over Kubernetes. We love infrastructure-as-code and use Pulumi to define it. We’re also obsessed with automation - Cooper, our internal chat bot, manages all our development flow, from setting up our development environment to creating git branches and deploying services to production.  

Do you care about coding craftsmanship and want to build incredible software at record speeds? Do innovative processes inspire you? If so, we want to hear from you.

Requirements

  • 5+ years working as a backend engineer
  • BSc in Computer Science or Mathematics (or equivalent experience)
  • Broad knowledge of modern backend frameworks, tools, and architecture
  • Experience working on high scale, production-grade projects
  • Past contributions to open source projects are a plus
About Lemonade

Lemonade is a licensed insurance carrier offering renters, homeowners, car, pet, and life insurance in the United States, contents and liability insurance in Germany and the Netherlands, and renters insurance in France. We’re powered by artificial intelligence and behavioral economics, and driven by social good.

A Certified B-Corp, Lemonade donates unused premiums to nonprofits selected by its community as part of our annual Giveback program. We incorporate our values into everything we do—from our business model to our office culture.

Things to know…

Lemonade is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusivity. We never discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. If you require reasonable accommodations due to religious beliefs, pregnancy, or disabilities, let us know at any time.

As a certified B-corp, Lemonade is committed to pursuing social and environmental efforts. We do this in a variety of ways, from providing sponsored opportunities for our employees to give back to their community, to partnerships with organizations that enable our team to autonomously contribute their time to causes they care about.