Job Title: Backend Developer
Department: Technology
Reports into: Director Technology
Status: Full time, based in Lisbon


Join a rapidly growing and disruptive tech scale-up. You will be challenged and empowered to contribute to a team that's democratizing and shaping the future of football.

Globally 4 billion people share one common passion; football. It is the world’s largest focused community. mycujoo's streaming platform is uniquely enabling the global football community to consume content at all levels of the game how and where they want.
We are leading the digital revolution of football across the globe, for the clubs, the players and the fans. We won’t stop there though, the global world of sports is our playground!
People are at the heart of our products and technology. Will you be the new player that elevates our team?


Are you a mid/senior polyglot Software Engineer with knowledge and commercial experience with Java and/or Scala? Are you passionate about technology and want to work with a cutting edge technology stack? You will be part of a cross functional team in mycujoo, in which engineers, a product owner and UI/UX work together to solve challenging problems on a specific domain. In this team, you will be:

  • Responsible for designing, building and maintaining / supporting microservices;
  • Drive technology and product improvements;
  • Engage with different teams in mycujoo;
  • Share you ideas, experience and knowledge with a wider audience, both internally and externally (through blog posts, meetups, etc.)

Desired profile

We’re looking for employees that are curious, flexible and continuously want to push their professional boundaries. Team players with an international mindset and multi-cultural sensitivity.
In order to be successful in this role, it’s important you:

  • are a polyglot engineer and have deep knowledge of at least one of: SCALA or JAVA;
  • have experience and knowledge of REST and asynchronous development;
  • have experience on Javascript.
  • value TDD and agile development in your job;
  • have experience in automating build, test and release processes, preferably with continuous integration and deployment processes.

Bonus points for;

  • Commercial usage of Apache Kafka
  • Experience with Node JS

What we offer

  • A competitive compensation and benefits package
  • Working for an awesome and fast growing scale-up, where your career could evolve with the company’s growth
  • Provided with freedom and substantial responsibility from day one, our employees are empowered to innovate, create & collaborate X-functionally
  • Being part of a diverse international team, where we value every unique member and play with FUN!
  • An inspiring workplace and modern work culture with flexible working hours
  • Social events including free beer Fridays

mycujoo is an equal opportunity employer. If you think you meet these requirements and you are inspired to join a dynamic international company, we look forward to your application letter and resume.