Backend Developer (Data Platform)

Trustpilot, Vilnius

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Do you want to work on modern frameworks, cloud-based infrastructure and create awesome applications? Do you want to take part in developing the products of one of the fastest growing online companies in Europe?

About the Role

We are seeking an experienced software engineer for our Data Platform team who has a solid foundation in data engineering, creating distributed systems and hands-on approach to data governance.

This person should be flexible working with different technologies and programming languages. Your primary stack would include Python, AWS, GCP, Apache AirFlow, BigQuery, Apache Kafka and other data engineering / data analytics tools.

The goal of Data Platform is to democratize data company-wide, across all teams and functions by creating self-service platform used by hundreds of internal users. This platform is a backbone to develop data driven products that are used by millions people.

Therefore we are looking for someone who enjoys working in a team and ready to help wherever necessary - no task is too small or insignificant.

An Agile mindset and the ability to thrive in a fast paced and ever-changing environment are some of the qualities that you bring. You should have experience working with large scale data and distributed systems, as well as a solid understanding of storage, replication and indexing. You should be fluent in English as there will be daily communication with other teams, and our primary language is English.


We take full ownership of the solutions we create. Therefore you will be involved in various software engineering roles and activities.

  • Writing efficient distributed code and algorithms
  • Working with multiple database technologies and grasping their internals
  • Creating and designing data-warehouse for efficient data storage and querying
  • Automating all infrastructural components using infrastructure-as-a-code principles (Terraform, Ansible)
  • Troubleshooting and performance tuning
  • Supporting and coaching other developers to utilize full power that platform provides

We talk about technology a lot, we like to have fun and we like getting work done. Do you feel that you have a great idea, perhaps something that someone else missed? We provide 20% time so you can try out these ideas - whether they end up working or not.

At Trustpilot, we work as a team and deliver as a team. The environment that we cultivate includes working with brilliant people who help each other at every step, while at the same time pushing you to bring your A game every day. Our process makes us focus on the things that are important - without interruptions. Join our team and change the way you work. Are you up for the challenge?

We Offer

  • "20% time" - be the most innovative you can be and work on anything you’d like!
  • Continuously deliver software that you create, within days of development
  • Work with modern technologies such as AWS, GCP, AirFlow, BigQuery, Kafka
  • Technology-agnosticism. Use the best tools for the job!
  • An important part of an exciting international growth journey
  • Opportunities to learn from the best and develop your career

Our Current Stack



To apply for this position, please submit your CV and a cover letter telling us why you think you'd be great for this job.  

To be considered for this role, you'll need to complete our Code Challenge and submit a solution together with your application: http://followthewhiterabbit.trustpilot.com/

If you have questions, please feel free to contact our Tech Recruiter at [email protected]

About Trustpilot

At Trustpilot, we’re passionate about our mission to inspire ever-improving experiences for everyone. Working here’s an opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated people in a rapidly growing, fast-paced, and agile environment.

With vibrant office locations all around the world and over 40 nationalities, we’re proud to be an equal opportunity workplace with diverse perspectives and ideas.

And let’s not forget the Scandinavian work-life balance — we work hard every day, but we also take the time to catch up with colleagues over a game of foosball, a cup of coffee, or maybe grab a beer after work.

Get an insider's view of our Tech department: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i4BfqJ92QAY&feature=youtu.be

Want to know more about Trustpilot culture? Check us out on The Muse: https://www.themuse.com/profiles/trustpilot

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About Trustpilot

Trustpilot’s employees represent over 40 nationalities across the company’s offices on three different continents. The customer review platform has carved out quite a reputation in New York City, as well – they’ve been named among Crain’s Best Places to Work.

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