(Senior) GO Backend Developer (m/f/d)

Company: Applike GmbH

AppLike GmbH (part of Gruner + Jahr) is looking for a
(Senior) GO Backend Developer (m/f) 
as of now // unlimited // full-time (40h) // Hamburg

As GO Backend Developer you will join a team of highly committed developers, further developing our core systems by bringing in a lot of own ideas.


  • Further development of our high performance backend with Go (separated over several, globally located data programming centre) – so far mostly written in PHP 
  • MySQL comes across limits in many places, let us establish new databases together  
  • Work with experts from different technological backgrounds and countries, learn from your highly experienced colleagues and share your knowledge
  • Help building an event system from scratch using AWS Kinesis streams, Go microservices, RabbitMQ, Elasticsearch and a React frontend


  • Expert for GO!
  • At least 2 years experience with Golang and in building web applications
  • Basic knowledge of HTML5, JavaScript (preferably 1 Framework)
  • Basic understanding of HTTP protocol, encoding and regular expressions
  • Optional: Knowledge in PHP, Java or React 
  • Optional: Experience with MVC Frameworks: Symfony, CodeIgniter, Zend, Yii, Laravel, Spring Boot, etc.


  • Work in Europe's fastest-growing ad-tech company, located in the "Hamburger Schanze"
  • Highly motivated startup team with a strong digital / technical Background
  • We fully pay the visit of company relevant congresses and Support your further education
  • Regular team events, corporate holidays, off-sites and parties
  • Space for your own creativity - if you have convincing arguments - create something completely new
  • Last but not least, we offer free drinks, snacks, flexible hours and a competitive salary

APPLIKE is the fastest growing Adtech Company in Europe, running diverse app marketing platforms in 25 countries. Financially backed by G+J/Bertelsmann (#1 media powerhouse in Europe), our mission is to leverage truly unique user profile data to find the right users for app publishers. Our Marketing & User Acquisition Team acquires millions of users every month for our self-run app discovery apps like AppLike, Fitplay and Time Wallet. If you are passionate about mobile, if you have entrepreneurial drive and want to work in one of fastest moving startups out there, go for it and send us your application!

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See you soon!

If you think that you are the right person for this job, you already fulfill the most important requirement.
We celebrate diversity and are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability,gender identity or Veteran status. We are looking forward to your application!

Please contact our Recruiting team via e-mail (jobs@applike.info) if you have any questions.

Jan-Philipp and Martina are looking forward to your application (either in English or German) that you can submit via jobs@applike.info.

Jobsegment: Developer, Java, .NET, Programmer, Information Technology, Technology