Backend Developer

Hungary, Budapest, Full time

About us:

Liligo is a continuously developing company in the fast-moving world of online travel with offices in Paris, France and Budapest, Hungary and a presence across 10 European countries. We are looking for talented people who are passionate and motivated about making an impact and helping to take us to the next level. We help millions of people every day to find travel deals by enabling them to compare offers from hundreds of different travel websites. This is not just a job: it’s a mission!

The challenge:

We are looking for a Backend Developer to be part of the Liligo IT team, our team design, develop and manages the liligo technical infrastructure, our high availability services serves daily more than 1 Million of online searches for all our brands (Liligo and Partners).

Design and develop new features using the best practices and the last technology in IT to support new functionalities and releases
Deliver code (and supporting documentation) of the highest quality through good design, attention to detail and system testing on a timely basis
Secure the performance, reliability, scalability and security

Main responsibilities:

  • Improve liligo’s technical stack by implementing new Product Increments either on the the backend side
  • Maintain the liligo technical stack functionality by fixing bugs and defects
  • Concentrate on a satisfying user experience, both in terms of response times and usability
  • Take part in the automation of the operation, administration, and fine-tuning of software components
  • Analyze performance characteristics to identify bottlenecks, failure points, and security holes
  • Work with fellow developers to define and deliver technical solutions
  • Continuously improve your engineering skill set in order to be able to potentially enhance liligo’s product stack

We are using:

  • JAVA
  • Cassandra
  • ElasticSearch
  • Mysql
  • Automation
  • Kubernetes

Desirable skills:

  • Strong experience with Java web application server (Tomcat/Jboss)
  • Experience with Core routing, switching and load balancing at scale.
  • Ability to work within a team and work towards corporate goals.
  • Constant learning capacity and proactive in problem resolution.
  • Experience working in critical and high traffic web environments.
  • Experience in Incident, problem and change correlation.
  • Knowledge with Automation, Git, Linux, systems administration.
  • Cloud experience will be appreciated, (e.g., AWS, GCP).

We offer:

  • Working in lean structure
  • Taking huge impact on our company
  • A chance to investigate and apply the newest technological trends
  • Social events every Wednesday evening (Lilidrink)
  • Friday morning breakfast (company provided)
  • Music room (piano, guitar etc)


Please send your English CV to

If you want to join the liligo team