• Location
    • Porto
  • Date Posted
  • May. 18, 2021
  • Function
  • Software Engineering
  • Sector
  • Retail

FARFETCH exists for the love of fashion. Our mission is to be the global platform for luxury fashion, connecting creators, curators and consumers.

We’re a positive platform for good, bringing together an incredible creative community made up by our people, our partners and our customers. This community is at the heart of our business success. We welcome differences, empower individuality and celebrate diverse skills and perspectives, creating an inclusive environment for everyone. We are FARFETCH for All.

Technology

We’re on a mission to build the technology that powers the global platform for luxury fashion. We operate a modular end-to-end technology platform purpose-built to connect the luxury fashion ecosystem worldwide, addressing complex challenges and enjoying it. We’re empowered to break traditions and revolutionise, with the freedom and autonomy to make a difference for our customers all over the world.

Porto

Our Porto office is located in Portugal’s vibrant second city, known for its history and its creative yet cosy environment. From Account Management to Technology and Product, whatever your skills are, you’ll find your fit here. You can have an informal meeting in the treehouse or play the piano in your lunch break!

The role

We are looking for a Software Engineer who is motivated to build outstanding applications using top-notch technology. You will work in a relaxed environment and be part of an accomplished and growing team. If you love to learn, if you are willing to share knowledge and would love to be part of the building process to reach the top, using the latest technology stack and having fun doing it, this is an opportunity you can’t miss.

What you’ll do

  • You’ll develop applications for our company worldwide;
  • You’ll stay up to speed with backend and web technologies, software architecture principles and design patterns;
  • You’ll have knowledge about performance, resilience and security;
  • You’ll understand the full development lifecycle with an emphasis on software quality processes;
  • You’ll work in an Agile environment, focusing on delivery/commitment and continuous improvement;
  • You’ll evolve your technical capabilities to the next level while using recent technologies (.Net, SQL Server, Mongo, Elastic, Redis, or Docker);
  • You’ll report to the Engineering Lead

Who you are

  • A professional with a minimum of 3 years of experience with Microsoft technologies;
  • Experienced in object-oriented languages (C#) with an understanding of OOP principles, design patterns and data structures;
  • Proficient in using ASP .NET, MVC, WebAPI and unit testing frameworks;
  • Experienced in SQL and NoSQL database;
  • Experienced using source control (Git, TFS);
  • Knowledgeable of CI/CD methodologies;
  • A person who is passionate about code quality and good knowledge of testing strategies to improve the product quality;
  • Experienced in working with Scrum or Kanban methodologies;
  • A person that stays on top of all the best practices of modern software development;
  • Fluent in English.

Rewards & benefits

  • Health insurance for the whole family, flexible working environment and well-being support and tools
  • Extra days off, sabbatical program and days for you to give back for the community
  • Training opportunities and free access to Udemy
  • Flexible benefits program
  • FARFETCH Equity plan

Equal opportunities statement

  • FARFETCH is an equal opportunities employer ensuring that all applicants are treated equally and fairly throughout our recruitment process. We are determined that no applicant experiences discrimination on the basis of sex, race, ethnicity, religion or belief, disability, age, gender identity, ancestry, sexual orientation, veteran status, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. We continue to build our consciously inclusive culture as part of our Positively FARFETCH strategy throughout our business, partnerships and communities.
  • We are looking for a Software Engineer who is motivated to build outstanding applications using top-notch technology.