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Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Belgrade, Serbia
Posted on Friday, October 6, 2023

Working at Trickest

We’re backed by great VC funds and exceptional angels. We are scaling our genuinely unique product and team to take on more demanding user challenges. We are looking for self-initiative and clever people who can drive important decisions and face unseen and mysterious challenges.

About the role

You would be working on the multiple core services written in GoLang that make up the Trickest Workflow Engine which serves as a distributed workflow engine 🏎️. Some of those services are yet to be engineered 🧑‍🔬, and some solutions have to be overhauled/improved/reimagined 🔧, leaving much space for creativeness 🎨, and meaningful work, true startup experience essentially ✨. We love our engineers, so expect to work on a code base that actually has comments 👏, style 👏, proper logging 👏, and support scripts and tools 👏. Join our sandbox and build castles with us 🏰.

About you

  • 4+ years of experience as a software engineer
  • Solid knowledge of GoLang or relatable languages like Rust
  • Independent, ready to write services from scratch
  • Knowledge of the following:
    • Distributed systems design and patterns
    • Message queues and streams
    • Linux systems
    • Docker
  • Courteous, professional, diligent attitude, initiative
  • Personal growth and development mindset
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills in English

Bonus qualifications

  • Kubernetes familiarity and basic know-how 📖
  • Deeper knowledge on making services observable 🔎
  • Being best friends with profilers and saving every byte of usage ⚙️
  • Hands on experience writing high-performance services that utilize high cpu/memory/disk/network usage 📈

What we have to offer

  • 💰 Employee stock options packages and competitive compensation
  • ⛰️ 4 weeks of paid vacation and paid sick days
  • 🩺 Private health insurance
  • ✌️ 1 Volunteer Day per year for you to help causes by your choice
  • 🥳  Day off for your birthday
  • 🕚 Flexible working hours and 2 days of remote work per week
  • 🚀 A lot of creative freedom, opportunities to learn and contribute to a fast-growing deep-tech startup
  • 🎮 PS5 game room
  • 🥾 Team events, excursions, outdoor activities such as fishing or archery
  • 🏁 Commuter benefits

How to apply

  • Email your CV and an outline of projects you have worked on that demonstrate experience in the desired areas listed above at
  • CV must be in English only
  • Due to the large volume of applications we receive, we can only reply to shortlisted candidates