Backend Engineer-Taiwan



Software Engineering
Taipei City, Taiwan
Posted on Thursday, June 27, 2024

Curious about what it’s like to work at the world’s number 1 discovery platform as a Backend Engineer? We’re glad you asked!

What is the key purpose of a Backend Engineer?

As a Backend Engineer working on the R&D Team in our Taiwan office. In this role, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining robust backend systems and data pipelines. Your expertise will drive the success of our projects and ensure the reliability and efficiency of our data infrastructure.

What skills and qualifications do I need?

For this role it is essential that you have:

  • 2+ years of hands-on Java coding.
  • Strong understanding of database concepts.
  • Experience with any of the following: Java, Python, Scala, Spring Framework, Hadoop, Apache Spark, Google Big Query, Cassandra.
  • Experience with version control systems such as Git, CVS or Subversion.
  • Thorough understanding of backend integration concepts and technologies such as web services, messaging, ESB and securities.

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Well understanding of common design patterns and engineering best practices.
  • Familiarity with containerization and orchestration technologies like Kubernetes and Helm.
  • Experience with workflow automation tools like Apache Airflow.

What will I be doing on a day-to-day basis?

As a Backend Engineer, you will:

  • Work in a SCRUM environment designing, coding, and managing integration projects from conception to completion.
  • Develop backend services to support billions of page views for hundreds of millions of unique users generating terabytes of data each day.
  • You will work closely with our Product team to reach optimal technology solutions.
  • Drive the performance of backend applications for real time processing of data.

Why Taboola?

  • Taboola is the world’s leading recommendation platform reaching over 500 million daily active users. We’re growing rapidly, and have recently gone public on the NASDAQ.
  • Adam Singolda, Taboola Founder and CEO says; “You can copy anything from another business but you can’t copy a company’s culture.”
  • If you ask our employees what they love about Taboola they will tell you that here, they are able to discover their best professional selves, explore where they can grow to, and learn from and together with smart and talented people.
  • At Taboola, we pride ourselves in making an impact on how people consume content across the world, a culture of transparency, passion, and a diverse, inclusive and friendly work environment.
  • You can get to know us more by visiting our company website, careers site, Taboola Life blog and social media channels; Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn

Want to learn more about us, you’re welcome to watch the latest News article about Taboola

Sounds good, how do I apply?

It’s easy, submit your CV by clicking the “Apply” button below.

Taboola is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity in all forms. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees and believe such an environment is critical for success. Employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.