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 is designing, developing and managing the liligo’s products and infrastructure. Our high availability services serve more than 1 million online searches daily for all our brands (Liligo and partners).

Design and develop new features using best practices and a healthy mixture of the latest and mature technologies. Deliver high quality, well-documented code by focusing on good design, attention to detail in a timely manner; always improving the performance, reliability, scalability and security of our systems.

Main responsibilities:

  • Improve liligo’s products by implementing new business requirements
  • Maintain the quality of existing functionalities
  • Have a customer-oriented mindset by providing high performance APIs for our users’ seamless experience
  • Contribute to the automation of different aspects such as operation, administration and fine-tuning of CI/CD
  • Enhancing scalability of the components  
  • Identify bottlenecks and analyze security and application issues

Required skills:

  • Strong experience with Java development
  • Experience with a DI framework
  • Web APIs
  • Git or other VCS
  • Maven / Gradle
  • Ability to work within a team and work towards corporate goals
  • Analytical and logical thinking
  • Proactivity

Experience with the following is a plus:

  • Tomcat, Servlet, JSP
  • Spring Framework
  • Guice
  • MySQL
  • Cassandra
  • GitLab and GitLab CI/CD
  • Docker and Kubernetes
  • High traffic web applications
  • Incident Management and Root Cause Analysis
  • Microservices

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