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Senior Backend Engineer

Amsterdam, Netherlands | Engineering | Full-time

We’re looking for a senior backend engineer who’s a true tech geek, creative thinker, and great at execution to join our Makers team. We use only Macs, run linux on our servers, and invest a lot in automation, AI, and bots.

If you think about coding as craftsmanship, have an academic background in software engineering, and want to learn how to build incredible software in record speeds, you’ve come to the right place.

Requirements
  • 5+ years working as a backend engineer
  • BSc Computer Science, Mathematics, or any related degree
  • Experience working in a Linux environment
  • Passion for code craftsmanship
  • Knowledge of relational and NoSQL databases
  • Smart problem-solver who is self-motivated and quick to learn
  • Loves getting shit done!
  • Experience working on high-scale, production-grade projects
  • Previous contributions to open source projects is a plus
  • Experience working with globally distributed teams is a plus
About Lemonade

Lemonade is a licensed insurance carrier offering renters, homeowners, car, pet, and life insurance 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.