Posted on: 
July 10, 2024

Senior Back End Software Engineer - Integrations

Job Description

Cloudbeds is the leading platform redefining the concept of PMS for the hospitality industry, serving tens of thousands of properties in more than 150 countries worldwide. Built from the ground up to be masterfully unified and scalable, the award-winning Cloudbeds Platform brings together built-in and integrated solutions that modernize hotel operations, distribution, guest experience, and data & analytics.

Behind the Cloudbeds platform is a growing team of 750+ employees distributed across 40+ countries speaking 30+ languages. We are engineers and designers, hotel managers and travel agents, and experts on everything from big data to e-commerce to compliance. The Cloudbeds team comprises the brightest minds in technology and hospitality working to solve the industry's biggest challenges.

From the beginning, we've believed that our people are our greatest asset, so we founded the company as #RemoteFirst, #RemoteAlways with shared core values and tenets that allow our team to thrive. This means we:

  • Embrace Remote First, Remote Always culture
  • Hire the best people around the world;
  • Prioritize our customers and results over titles
  • Foster an inclusive culture that celebrates bold thinking and diverse perspectives;
  • Offer open vacation time, flexible paid holidays, and company-wide mental health days;
  • Provide access to professional development, including manager training, upskilling and knowledge transfer, and free access to LinkedIn Learning and other platforms

Together we're on a mission to power every property in the world and to do that, we need to find the best talent in the world. That's why we're on the search for a superstar Senior Back End Software Engineer, to work with the Integrations team, and help us play our part in reinventing the world of hospitality tech and travel.

As a Senior Back End Software Engineer on our Integrations team, you will help design and deliver the API’s, marketplace and infrastructure used to let our third-party partners integrate with Cloudbeds to extend the experience and features available to our customers. Your work will be critical to the success of Cloudbeds and its partner ecosystem, delivering high reliability and quality in a distributed cloud environment spanning Cloudbeds and our partners.  

Our development strategy is to deliver trusted, scalable, and reliable products leveraging the best of modern technologies, tools, and standards.  For the Senior Software Engineering role, we are looking for someone who has worked with a broad range of patterns, practices, libraries, and frameworks.  You will participate in strategic decisions regarding the use of libraries and tools.  You will assist with the refinement of requirements, architectural design, exploratory development, creation of new components, and the adoption of new tools and techniques.

Location: REMOTE- Europe

What You Will Do:

  • Participate as a member of an agile engineering team, contributing (following best practices) to our application codebase daily.
  • Develop in the existing codebase using PHP and Java.
  • Engage in discussions on complex technical concepts and requirements
    with both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Write clean, well-tested, well-documented, and elegant code.
  • Support a team environment where skill, knowledge, and capability are fostered and highly valued.
  • Drive our API to be loved by our partners, enabling them to deliver their work into the Cloudbeds ecosystem at high scale.
  • Assist in researching new technologies to ensure the best fit, quality, and outcome.
  • Collaborate with our customers and partners to find the best solution to problems

You’ll Succeed With:

  • 5+ years of PHP web application software engineering experience.
  • 2+ years experience working with MySQL.
  • 1+ years of experience in designing and developing event-driven microservices
  • A passion for developers and API’s, no matter what platform or language they use
  • A solid understanding of REST API’s and best practices
  • Experience within an organization that focused on high availability, scalability, security, automation, and observability.
  • Solid understanding of secure software engineering concerns.
  • Dedication towards observability by leveraging metrics, experiments, and prototypes to ensure decisions are data-driven.
  • Strong knowledge and a passion for software engineering best practices, design patterns, and automated testing.
  • Strong teamwork and time management skills.
  • Business-level English fluency required (verbal and written skills)

Nice to Have:

  • Experience working with a remote-first and globally distributed team
  • Experience in engineering software for large-scale solutions, utilizing modern tooling to get you there.
  • Experience developing in Java, Python and Node.js
  • Experience with modern infrastructure tooling (e.g. DataDog, GitHub, Kubernetes, Docker, AWS).
  • Travel industry experience is a plus but not required.
  • Experience with large-scale Domain Driven Design

Our company culture supports flexible working schedules with an open Paid Time Away policy and gives all team members the opportunity to travel and work remotely with great people. If you think you have the skills and passion, we’ll give you the support and opportunity to thrive in your career. If you would like to be considered for the role, we would love to hear from you!

Company Awards to Check Out!

  • Best Places to Work | HotelTechReport (2018-2023)
  • Best PMS | HotelTechReport (2021-2023)
  • Technology Fast 500 | Deloitte (2023)
  • Fastest Growing Companies | Inc. 5000 (2022)
  • Best Startup Employers | Forbes (2022)
  • Best Remote Companies to Work | BuiltIn (2022)

Cloudbeds is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer that celebrates the diversity in our global team! We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

Cloudbeds is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, Cloudbeds will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations in the hiring process. We encourage deaf, hard of hearing, deaf-blind, and deaf-disabled individuals to apply. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process or to perform essential job functions, please contact our HR team by phone at 858-201-7832 or via email at [email protected]. Cloudbeds will provide an American Sign Language (ASL) interpreter where needed as a reasonable accommodation for the hiring processes.

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