Software Engineer

PT Lisboa, Portugal
Farfetch - Technology – Engineering /
Full-time /
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.


We're on a mission to build end-to-end products and technology that powers the an incredible e-commerce experience for luxury customers everywhere, understanding the motivations and needs of our customers and partners, to designing and testing hypotheses, to creating industry-leading experiences for luxury customers.


Our Lisbon office is located in Portugal's cosmopolitan capital. In this office, Farfetchers like to have catch ups in the ball pit or creative moments by the grand piano!


Reporting to the Engineering Lead, you will be responsible for improving and maintaining our project portfolio. As a Software Engineer, your duties will include developing end-to-end solutions, reviewing initiatives prior to their deployment and subsequent maintenance phase addressing any arising issues, and developing enhancements based on our business teams requirements. You will ensure that all developments undergo rigorous testing and review. Effective communication is crucial in this role, as you will frequently interact with issue reporters to thoroughly understand problems and convey clear solutions.


    • Design, implement, and optimize solutions to improve operational efficiency;
    • Ensure outstanding engineering practices when building these solutions;
    • Expand our modular architecture, creating new libraries;
    • Provide technical support and expertise to resolve issues and improve system performance;
    • Collaborate effectively within an agile environment;
    • Participate in code reviews, testing, and debugging to ensure high-quality software delivery;
    • Evolve your technical capabilities to the next level while using state-of-the-art technologies.


    • Knowledgeable Software Developer, with at least a bachelor or a masters degree in the field;
    • Experienced in OOP, knowledge in C# or APEX is preferred;
    • Autonomous developer of API integrations;
    • Autonomous query builder for various databases;
    • Experienced working in an agile environment;
    • A person with strong process analysis and judgment skills, with the ability to identify improvement opportunities;
    • Capable of analyzing complex problems and devising effective solutions;
    • Goal-oriented with a commitment to delivering high-quality work;
    • A person that stays on top of all best practices of modern software development;
    • Proficient in written and spoken English;
    • Excellent communication and collaboration skills to work effectively within a team.


    • 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 is committed to being an inclusive workplace where diversity in all its forms is celebrated. We make employment decisions without regard to race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, marital status, medical condition as defined by state law, physical or mental disability, military service or veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, genetic information or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state or local laws or ordinances. If you require special accommodation, please let us know.