Software Engineer – Global Engineering Platform (m/f/d)


At Tradebyte you work hand in hand with the biggest players in e-commerce – from hip fashion brands to big online shops. We offer you an open work structure and an incomparable team spirit. We believe that work and passion are compatible and for that we offer the appropriate surroundings. With continuous growth, we are looking for new colleagues who share our passion for work. Love what you do – do what you love. Become part of Tradebyte, an independent company within the Zalando Group!



  • Experienced (2+ years) and highly collaborative software engineer with a strong growth mindset and a track record in independently driving software solutions
  • Experience working as a Software Engineer within an agile organization and demonstrated ability to design and implement web application software solutions that are robust, maintainable, and user-focused
  • Professional development skills in backend (e.g. Python, PHP, Java, …) and frontend (TS/JS with e.g. React, VueJS, Svelte, …) as well as good knowledge of relational databases, e.g. PostgreSQL, MySQL and NoSQL databases e.g. DynamoDB, MongoDB
  • Experience developing cloud-native software with services like EKS, AWS Lambda, Elasticsearch, EC2, S3, SQS
  • Understanding of common web application patterns and implementing quality measures during development, including unit- and integration testing
  • You take ownership of your work – from understanding the requirements, to design, implementation, testing, and maintenance
  • Knowledge in any of the following areas is a plus: software operations, quality assurance, or product management
  • You speak English fluently. German skills would be appreciated, but are not required



  • As part of the Digital Foundation, you’ll join a professional agile team helping to shape the future direction of TRADEBYTE’s global engineering platform
  • Design, develop and maintain solutions that optimize our global engineering platform to maximize value for our users
  • Work closely together with our Platform Engineers to design software architecture that fulfills high quality, scalability, maintainability, security, performance, and user requirements
  • Push software solutions within our global engineering platform to be reliable, of high quality, and meet user expectations
  • Help with questions and inquiries around our software landscape, which includes service improvements and maintenance for our software and systems
  • Develop and support different software solutions within the Digital Foundation to provide a well-rounded service portfolio for our users



  • You’ll play a decisive role in shaping an agile, fast-growing, international company and be supported by an open-minded working environment
  • Competitive salary package, employee share shop, 40% Zalando shopping discount (30% Zalando Lounge)
  • You’ll be given various learning and development opportunities to enhance your professional development
  • Flexible working hours, home office options
  • 25 vacation days per year that increase up to 30 days, volunteering time off and several sabbatical options
  • We’ll help you commute to the office with zero emissions: through a rented company bike
  • Access to additional German or English classes to improve your language skills
  • A variety of health offers to support your well-being, as well as free beverages and fruits
  • Open plan offices within the heart of Montpellier, Cheltenham with free parking


IT & Technology
Professional Level
Simon Willecke

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