Senior Software Engineer (m/f)

Germany, Dresden - Fulltime

About us

LOVOO offers a new, unique way of getting to know people. There are already more than 70 million people worldwide using our app to meet new people in their area through mutual interests. A team of more than 100 people works behind the scenes at our locations in Dresden and Berlin. The only thing missing is you! With your support, we want to continue to strengthen and develop the market position of our iPhone and Android app.

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Your tasks


  • Independent design, implementation and improvement of high performance Micro Services (e.g. Conditional Counters, Notification and Payment systems, Machine Learning and Data Stream analysis tools) and of our API backend
  • Collaborative development of deployment pipelines and runtime environments in our data center using Kubernetes in the Google Cloud in cooperation with our Site Reliability Engineers
  • Development of innovative software architectures using modern design and architectural patterns
  • Active increase of code quality through application of XP-Praktiken (e.g. TDD, refactoring, pair programming and CI/CD)
  • Regular training and continuous knowledge exchange through in-house tech talks, in-house training and communities
  • Participation in hackathons as well as national and international conferences

Our requirements


  • Extensive professional experience in the development of medium to large-scale web applications
  • Relevant knowledge in dealing with PHP / Go or at least one high programming language such as Python, C/C++ or Erlang
  • Sound knowledge in at least one of the following database technologies: Cassandra, Redis , PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Google BigQuery or Google Spanner
  • Secure handling of common design and architectural patterns
  • Practical experience in agile software development and process management (Scrum/Kanban) and ideally also work in cross functional teams
  • Interest in Open Source as well as willingness to continuing education
  • Independent, reliable and structured way of working
  • Very good written and spoken English
Date to enter: Immediately

What we need you to bring

Be passionate about what
you´re doing

Be able to work within
a network

Be reliable and finish
projects on time

Saskia Gebhard

Phone: 0351 41 88 77 77
Office Dresden

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