Back-end Developer for Big Trucks (m/f)

Offer by DTB Tech & Data Hub






About this job

Location options: Paid relocation
Job type: Full-time
Experience level: Mid-Level, Senior
Role: Backend Developer
Industry: Automotive, Data & Analytics, Information Technology
Company size: 11-50 people
Company type: Private


java, scala, sql, cloud, nosql

Job description

About us

We're looking for experienced Back-end Developers to join our team in Lisbon to work on an exciting project for the world’s biggest Trucks and Buses manufacturer. 

Global logistics and supply chains, urban transportation and last mile deliveries - commercial vehicles are in all industries and everywhere in our daily life. New technologies have a huge impact on environmental sustainability, urbanization and the value chains of multiple industries. This is our future, this could be yours.

At the DTB Tech & Data Hub, a 100% subsidiary of Daimler Trucks and Buses based in Lisbon, we are building global services for the commercial vehicle industry. We are creating value from real-time data leveraging the power of analytics, machine learning and AI collaborating with visionaries, researchers and tech-startups from all over the world to define the future of B2B mobility.

Your responsibilities

  • Implement RESTful APIs to serve data and integrate them with API management tools
  • Align with Data Engineers to define data schemas on the serving layer databases
  • Align with Front End developers and data consumers in general for API requirements
  • Implement CI/CD pipelines for the created jobs
  • Maintain all jobs with improvements and bug fixes as needed

About you

  • You have an entrepreneurial mindset and love building new things from scratch.
  • You are willing to constantly challenge yourself by learning new approaches and technologies and encourage a culture of mutual learning and collaboration.

Main requirements

  • Deep understanding of Application and Infrastructure Design in a Cloud Environment
  • Strong knowledge of one of the following programming languages: Java 8, Scala, Kotlin
  • Experience in RESTful API development (e.g. Swagger)
  • Experience with HTTP toolkits for server side API development such as akka-http, spray, finch/finagle, vert.x
  • Strong experience with SQL 
  • Experience with NoSQL databases (MongoDB, ElasticSearch, Cassandra, ...)
  • Fluent with unit testing, automated integration and load tests, CI/CD pipelines
  • Strong Unix experience

Nice to have

  • Experience with data stacks, micro-services or front-end technologies
  • Some experience with functional programming
  • Some experience with asynchronous or non-blocking programming
  • Experience with graph databases


  • You will have the opportunity to get access to the largest commercial vehicle manufacturer in the world with its global data and network from the US to Japan.
  • We have an open-door work culture where ideas and initiatives are encouraged
  • The basics: Competitive health insurance and salary, meal card and free drinks/snacks, mobile phone
  • Flexibility: Morning or evening person? You will decide when to work. We offer super flextime without core working hours.
  • Always wanted to drive a Mercedes? We offer an attractive employee rental program
  • ... and we will have homemade cookies - not necessarily good ones but homemade :)

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