Senior Backend Engineer

Chemnitz − Dresden − Leipzig

We are looking for Senior Backend Engineers to join the team! Staffbase offers the opportunity to grow in a dynamic environment and to be part of our exciting mission. This role is a full-time, permanent position and should ideally be based in our offices in Chemnitz or Dresden. 

We are also looking to expand in Leipzig! Currently we have around 8 non-tech employees based there. If you don't mind working from a co-working space and commuting to Chemnitz and Dresden occasionally, we’d gladly consider you for this position.

Your tasks include:

  • Your main concern is the development and improvement of our RESTful backend services.
  • You will work in a cross-functional Scrum team, i.e. a startup in a startup.
  • Produce quality and tested code, leaving things better than you found them.
  • Give and receive valuable and constructive feedback in our code review practice.
  • Lean and grow continuously - and share your knowledge with your peers.
  • Be agile and open for feedback.
  • Take ownership for the topics you care about, ranging from the features you produce over the quality of our work to the environment we work in.
  • You work iteratively and push code frequently, you also make sure to have a good CI/CD pipeline and you care for automation.

Your profile:

  • You like solving problems and working within a team to produce world-class software.
  • You are passionate about the things you build.
  • You have experience in Kotlin, Go or Java.
  • Ideally, you have worked with MongoDB, Elasticsearch, Redis or Kafka before and have an understanding of REST and Microservices.
  • Preferably, you have worked in an agile environment before.
  • You value quality as well as clean code and learning new things.
  • Good English skills.

Benefits & environment:

  • Work with like-minded people and top tech talent.
  • We try to be agile and not just do agile, our organisation, processes, architecture and tech stack is constantly evolving and improving.
  • We value sustainable peace and work-life balance and we know the importance of team events outside of a work environment. Also, we value „You build it, you run it“.
  • Hackathons, meetups, coding dojos, LAN parties, laser tag, monthly talks at our Devquila and many more awesome highlights.