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Cloud Software Developer (Java/Go) – Work from Home/ Fully Remote

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Ryanair Labs is the technology brand of Ryanair, a tech start up within an airline and with a state of-the-art digital & IT innovation hub we are creating Europe’s Leading Travel Experience for customers.

Portugal is the latest location added to our digital portfolio with a 100% work from home policy. With offices based in Dublin, Madrid, and Wroclaw you will be able to work with teammates in every location.

With big plans to digitally revolutionize the travel industry, Ryanair Labs has embarked on its mission to become the Amazon of Travel with an encompassing Trip’s platform.

Ryanair Labs is dedicated to hiring top IT talent, where software developers can have the freedom to work on game changing projects that will have an impact on our business and on more than 150m people a year.

The Role

We are looking for talented BackEnd developers to join our new digital development team. In this role you will work closely with our development and product team to develop, modify and support our applications, website and user interfaces across all channels. We want someone who is motivated by emerging technologies and has a passion to drive digital transformation. A real desire to work in a collaborative and fast-paced environment is essential. You will be joining Ryanair at an exciting time with an ambitious roadmap to become digital leaders and pioneers.


Your mission with us

  • Developing high quality, testable and performant software with unit/integration testing.
  • Write end to end solutions for web-based applications, create robust high-volume production applications and develop prototypes quickly.
  • Release your software with a DevOps culture through software release management techniques including continuous integration and delivery.
  • Being up to date with the latest technologies and developments in the software industry.
  • Learn and work with cutting edge technologies and solutions within a high performing team.
  • Collaborate in an Agile fast paced development environment.

Do you see yourself in the below?

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a fast-paced commercial environment
  • Proficient with practical experience in Java or other JVM languages (e.g Scala, Kotlin)
  • Experience and keen interest in designing scalable distributed systems, preferably on cloud services (e.g AWS, Azure)
  • Exposure to serverless architecture (e.g. Go lang) using event driven approach will be a plus
  • Experience with microservices architecture and RESTful services will be a plus
  • Good knowledge of relational and NoSQL databases.
  • Understanding of Infrastructure as Code (CloudFormation, SAM, Ansible)
  • Familiar with CQRS or Event Sourcing concepts will be a plus
  • Practical knowledge of web application frameworks (e.g Spring)
  • Experience in reactive programming will be a plus
  • Good knowledge of development tools (e.g. Maven, Gradle, Git)
  • Self-standing and strong problem-solving with analytical skills

Our technology stack

Java, Go, Spring Boot, Spring Cloud, Spring projects, AWS, AWS services (f.e. DynamoDB, EC2, Lambda, ElasticSearch, RDS, SQS, SNS, Cloudformation), Couchbase, MySQL, Redis, Ansible, Docker


100% Remote work from within Portugal;

Staff travel with flight tickets for yourself and family or friends;

Tech Certifications sponsorship;

AWS Trainings;

AWS Enterprise support to all developers for dev questions;

Relocation package;

State of the art technologies and architectures;

Regular Social Meetings.

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