Working Student - Backend Development - Bookiply (f/m/d)



Software Engineering
Munich, Germany
Posted on Saturday, August 26, 2023

Working Student - Backend Development - Bookiply (f/m/d)

Munich, Germany
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Holidu is a travel-tech start-up founded in Munich, Germany. Together with our team, we strive to revolutionize the vacation rental industry by helping hosts manage their vacation rental with ease and guests find the perfect holiday home. In October 2022, we secured a €100 million Series E funding, making us one of the fastest growing travel-tech companies in Europe. Our team of travel enthusiasts from 50+ nations is united by a passion for modern technologies, an ambition for constant improvement and the drive to bring the best experience to more than 100 million users each year. Want to achieve amazing things together with us? Then pack your bag, hop on board and get ready for take off!

Your future team

  • Bookiply is our software and service solution which helps vacation rental owners manage and distribute their properties more efficiently.

  • Your team is an international group consisting of 35 Developers, Designers, Product Managers, and QAs.

  • Together with your teammates, you will focus on creating a best-in-class tool to help our hosts manage their properties effortlessly, and support internal business teams by implementing and improving their processes. You will be responsible for bringing new features to our apps and delivering a great user-experience to our users.

Our Tech Stack

  • Backend applications written in Java 11+ and Kotlin (with Spring Boot)

  • Deployed as microservices on AWS hosted Kubernetes cluster (EKS)

  • Event-driven communication between services through ActiveMQ.

  • Usage of a diverse set of technologies depending on the use case such as PostgreSQL, SQS, S3, Redis, ElasticSearch, GraphQL, Kafka, and many more.

  • Monitoring with Grafana, Prometheus, ELK and CloudWatch

  • Internal and external web applications written with ReactJS.

Your role in this journey

  • Support your team members in designing, implementing, evolving, and maintaining our Java backend services, written in Java 11+ on the Spring Boot framework.

  • Contribute to our success by ensuring our applications are highly scalable, able to process a high volume of properties and bookings.

  • Help build features and tools that serve our customers and internal teams.

  • Most importantly: dive deeper into the latest technologies and learn from a team of experienced developers!

Your backpack is filled with

  • Currently located and eligible to work in the EU.

  • Currently enrolled in Computer Science or related fields.

  • You have great attention to detail and enjoy working on customer facing apps.

  • First work experience in a tech environment (Java is a plus).

  • Love for coding and building world-class products! We do and we hope you share our ambition!

  • High motivation to learn and to experiment with modern technologies.

  • Fluent English skills.

Our adventure includes

  • Fair salary for both voluntary & compulsory internships as well as working students.

  • Grow with responsibility from day 1 and through regular feedback.

  • Stay healthy and energized with free fruit, breakfast and coffee in the office.

  • Connect and have fun with international, diverse and yet like-minded people at work and regular events.

  • Get in shape with a premium gym membership for a discounted rate.

  • Have an impact on the millions of people using our product every month.

  • Get a sneak peek at the adventure that awaits you on Instagram @lifeatholidu.

Want to travel with us?

Apply online on our career page! Your first travel contact will be Lucia from HR.

We champion diversity in every aspect of life. We encourage applications from all genders, corners of the world and individual backgrounds. Please feel welcome to submit your application without a photo and details on your gender, date of birth, marital status and nationality. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.


Munich, Germany

Munich, Germany