Mid Level .Net Engineer - Backend

London /
Technology 鈥 Development /
Our Mission 馃殌
Trainline is the leading independent rail and coach travel platform selling rail and coach tickets to millions of travellers worldwide.  Via our highly rated website and mobile app, people can seamlessly search, book and manage their journeys all in one place. We bring together millions of routes, fares and journey times from 270+ rail and coach carriers across 45 countries.  We offer our customers the best price for their journey and smart, real time travel information on the go.  Our aim is to make rail and coach travel easier and more accessible, encouraging people to make more environmentally sustainable travel choices.
Technology @ Trainline 馃殑
Over half of our staff are technologists who are making an impact on how people travel through the use of high-quality software.

At Trainline we have a modern and scalable tech platform that is built for volume and feature growth. Our mission is to find the perfect journey for our customer, and to do it in a fast, intuitive, reliable, and economic way. In a highly dynamic industry and with the ever-changing needs of our users, we must be ready to act, test, and measure quickly, in a way that only extensive and focused use of technology can enable us to. We have the power to revolutionise our customers鈥 travel experience through technology innovation.

Did you know that Trainline has: 
路        20+ engineering teams
路        400+ software engineers  
路        40+ daily Production deployments
路        96m+ monthly visits

Introducing the Backend teams at Trainline馃憢
The Backend teams at Trainline build the core of Trainline鈥檚 world class product. We create the journey search functionality that millions of our customers use on a daily basis, the eCommerce platform that provides a secure and seamless experience and connect Trainline to the over 270 travel operating companies that our platform plugs into, across 45 countries in Europe and the rest of the world. Each team has a targeted domain focus, ranging between journey search, fares calculation, bookings, fulfillment, payments, refunds, carriers integrations, real-time, disruptions and much more. 

As a Mid Level Software Engineer at Trainline you will...馃殑
路        Deliver new functionality or features, using the most appropriate tools & techniques
路        Ensure quality is at the heart of everything you do
路        Continuously improve the code base
路        Keep our customer as the number one priority  
路        Take full ownership of the development lifecycle from code to production, including deployment and monitoring

We'd love to hear from you if you...馃攳
路        Thrive in a diverse, open and collaborative environment
路        Have excellent knowledge in a software language, such as C#
路        Love using Agile development practices
路        Have good testing practices
路        Have hands on experience on software development and delivery
路        Have great communication skills
路        Are proactive, focused, supportive, honest and a team player
路        Have a passion to learn new skills

Our Technology Stack 馃捇
All our backend teams will give you the opportunity to work with a variety of technologies and patterns. At our core we have: 
路        C# as our preferred language
路        ASP.NET Core
路        .NET Core / .NET 5
路        AWS as our cloud platform
路        New Relic and ELK stack as monitoring and logging tools
路        Windows/Linux
And these are often supplemented by:
路        MS SQL / PostgreSQL
路        Docker
路        Terraform
路        SNS / SQS / RabbitMQ
路        NServiceBus
路        Redis
路        TeamCity / GitLab CI
路        GitHub
But why should you join?馃
You will be working in a high performing and collaborative multi-cultural team. We have over 40 nationalities across our 3 offices in London, Paris and Edinburgh who work closely together.

We want our people to stretch their minds, abilities, and share their knowledge. Each year we hold The Trainline Tech Summit, which provides Trainliners with an opportunity to stand up and share their story, learnings, or new skills with their colleagues in a safe environment.

We've always paid special attention to flexible working as we value a strong work/life balance. The pandemic has taught us that a balance between remote working and being in a collaborative office environment leads to productive teams.

Our Culture 馃
Everything begins with great people, as well as aptitude we put a heavy emphasis on attitude.
Coaches Over Heroes
       We prioritise the focus on being one team over elevating the heroics of an individual, for us the true heroes are those who are excellent at nurturing, coaching and generous in sharing their knowledge with others.
       Everything that we do takes into account the morale of every member of our team, their opportunities for growth and for participation in exciting challenges.
Mentoring and Learning
       We have a mentoring community that is constantly growing, we provide people with mentors or buddies from various teams.
       We hire awesome people capable of making smart decisions - empowerment is a great enabler of agility. It is within a supportive team that you will feel the strength to thrive and try new things knowing that everyone will be there for you along the way. 

We value open expression at Trainline, we believe it鈥檚 the diversity of experience, backgrounds and perspectives of our employees that makes us who we are. We encourage everybody to play a part in changing the way people travel across the world.