We are hiring

Backend developer intern


About us

Zap was created in 2007 by 4 famous Luxembourgish entrepreneurs. It was then developing and hosting a service called “zap.lu", which was the biggest social network in Luxembourg, playing a major role in nightlife interactions.

By leveraging its extensive experience in the area of social networks, the company has developed several new products targeted at enterprises.

The latest product Zap launched is Squareboard, a corporate social intranet, targeting the Luxembourgish businesses looking for a custom and local solution. Zap is now looking to grow internationally with the second version Squareboard launched last December.


The mission

ZAP is currently looking to expand it‘s development team by one backend developer. You will be working with our Squareboard backend team, at our new offices located in the new Luxembourg City Incubator.

Your tasks will consist in building new features for the existing applications, as well as developing new ones, and work on improving the existing codebase.

We actively encourage team work and initiative-taking, where you will be able to shape your work and contribute to the overall success of your team and of the company in an open, energetic and supportive environment. We are a small, fun and dynamic team waiting for you!


We are looking for an intern starting in September 2018 and for a period of 6 months. We would like to have you working with us afterwards, so it is preferred to be a or graduated or near graduate profile with a master.

Skills & requirements

  • Familiar with Git
  • Proficiency with REST API’s
  • Server oriented
  • Good knowledge of HTTP protocol
  • Familiar with unix-like systems
  • Knowledge of Golang is a plus
  • Exposure to Docker and Jenkins
  • Proficiency with relational and non-relational database and data pipeline concepts
  • Basic understanding of microservices-oriented API’s

Compensation

We provide you with accommodation in a shared house, pay / provide the utility bills and you will receive a compensation of 1k€/month.


Contact us

Please send your CV and a cover letter


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