About Us Beat is a platform that transforms the way people move in their cities. Tap on a button on your smartphone and you get a ride in just a few minutes. In early 2017 Mytaxi, a subsidiary of Daimler A.G, acquired Beat. Beat started its life as Taxibeat, 6 years ago in Europe and 3 years ago expanded its operations to Peru where it serves millions of rides every single month.
We are a fresh start-up with the mission to empower companies with our machine learning, analytics and engineering skills! Therefore we are looking for versatile minds who love working with data, the more the merrierare nuts for new techwilling to go new wayschallenge themselves with intriguing problemsbut still think in solutionsand as life is short, HAVE FUN AT WORK!Our goal is to setup of a diverse team of freaks from different fields inspiring each other to cognify this world!
Key Responsibilities Design and build new features for our platformApply Best Practices of Software Engineering on day-to-day development tasksOptimize existing features and services for performance and stabilityResearch technologies for new features and core product requirementsWork together with other talented engineers to solve interesting technical challengesWork in a cross-functional team in an Agile contextSkills and Requirements Experience in Java and/or ScalaExperience in functional languages is a bonusHave knowledge of Continuous Integration - the benefits and challengesWe are working with a lot of data, so experience with databases of any kind would be greatExperience in developing Restful ApplicationsProblem-solving mindsetEager to work with new and cutting-edge technologiesBe able to communicate in EnglishWe offer