Βeat is a mobile app that transforms the way people move in their cities. Tap a button on your smartphone and you get a ride in just a few minutes.
Beat’s mission is to become part of people’s everyday life by making transportation more affordable, convenient, efficient and safe, while providing enormous economic opportunities to hundreds of thousands of people who drive with Beat.
Beat is part of the FREE NOW group, the ride-hailing joint venture of BMW and Daimler. The app was founded in Athens, Greece, starting its life as TaxiBeat .
Within 3 years of operations in the Greek capital, Beat extended its service in Latin America, starting from Peru. Today, Beat is the fastest growing ride-hailing service in this region, serving millions of rides every day.
The app is currently available in Greece, Peru, Chile, Colombia and Mexico and has a Tech Innovation and Engineering Hub in the Netherlands.
We are always growing, learning, and adapting, in and out of the office. You will be joining a team that is highly engaged and direct.
We help each other to constantly improve our work and help each other reach our potential. We're dedicated to being agile, which means we're constantly learning about our developer experience to iterate as much as necessary to improve it.
We are constantly growing our world-class engineering team and developing innovative projects including car-pooling, personalized services, real time dynamic pricing mechanisms, sophisticated routing and dispatching algorithms and fraud detection / prevention systems.
About the role
Our Big Data team is an essential ingredient in Beat's aggressive growth plan and vision for the future.
As a Senior Big Data Software Engineer in our teams, you will tackle some of the hardest problems and your work will impact the entire Beat experience, from making sure drivers are always available for all our passengers, to helping our drivers utilise their working hours.
Our team moves very fast, so you'll have the opportunity to make an immediate difference.
With the various tools and communication technologies we're using, you'll feel connected to your team from wherever you are in the world.
Our remote workforce always has the option to travel to our headquarters for meetings, events, and team bonding or they can join virtually.
Whatever works best for you and your work style.
What you'll do day in day out :
What you need to have :
We would favour candidates with an exceptionally strong engineering background.
What's in it for you :
Please note that you will be working as contractor.
As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Beat is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion.