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Senior Backend Engineer - Logistics
Zalando Finland Oy

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 3.9.2018


Department: Logistics
Reports to: Engineering Lead
Team Size: <10
Recruiter: William Scharf, william.scharf@zalando.fi

Zalando ships millions of packages every week. Every time a delivery reaches a customer, technology is at the scene and behind the scenes. At the Helsinki Tech Hub we are innovating, optimizing and automating how Zalando logistics work. As a Senior Backend Developer in the Helsinki team, you will build warehouse management services for the largest facilities in the Zalando logistics network, called Buffer Warehouses. We will also support your professional growth and provide you an opportunity to work with exciting modern backend technologies.


  • Collaborate with key internal stakeholders to determine how to scalably design backend systems and APIs to meet their needs
  • Drive development of internal and external APIs
  • Integrate Zalando logistics platform with 3rd party services
  • Participate in continuous learning to remain current on best practices, master new programming languages, and better help the team to reach its goals


  • Proven track record of effectively delivering and running scalable microservice backends with great APIs
  • Experience with modern CI/CD pipelines and Kubernetes
  • You master multiple programming languages and have either experience with or an interest in working with TypeScript.
  • Any experience in logistics and warehouse management systems is a plus


  • Culture of trust, empowerment and constructive feedback, open source commitment, meetups, game nights, 70+ internal technical and fun guilds, knowledge sharing through tech talks, internal tech academy and blogs, product demos, parties & events
  • Competitive salary, employee share shop, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, centrally located offices, public transport discounts, municipality services, flexible working times, additional holidays and volunteering time off, free beverages and fruits, diverse sports and health offerings
  • Extensive onboarding, mentoring and personal development opportunities and an international team of experts
  • Relocation assistance for internationals

We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.


Zalando is Europe’s leading online platform for fashion, connecting customers, brands and partners across 17 markets. We drive digital solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 23 million active customers through diverse skill-sets, interests and languages our teams choose to use.

Teams at our Helsinki Tech Hub work on many of the cornerstones of our Fashion Store, including personalization and social fashion influencing components. Through full stack engineering and research, we turn visionary ideas into new emerging businesses with real potential. By tackling the most challenging problems for the fashion industry, we drive the personal digital experience and underlying knowledge models to create the most inspirational fashion experience for our customers.