Software Engineer

About Staffbase

At Staffbase we believe that Internal Communication moves people, and people move companies. Our mission is to empower leaders and communicators to drive transformation through internal comms solutions, strategies, and insights. Our most recent Series E funding led by General Atlantic, officially launched us to 🦄  UNICORN 🦄  status!

We’re headquartered in Chemnitz, Germany, with offices in many locations throughout the world, including Vancouver, Kelowna, New York, Amsterdam, London, and several locations in Germany! Our international team counts roughly 600 employees from 45+ nationalities and we have a growing base of 1000+ enterprise customers that want to transform their employee experience. We are rapidly scaling, post-Series E ($115 million funding), have strong-growing revenue, and our customers love us.

We’re looking for intermediate (2+ years previous work experience ), and senior (5+ years previous work experience) Full Stack Developers to join our amazing Product team to help us build our industry-leading internal communications platform and make meaningful internal communication easy for our customers.

Our Tech Stack

  • Frontend: React/Redux
  • Backend: Node.js, MySQL, DynamoDB
  • Testing: TestCafe, Selenium, Mocha
  • Infrastructure: AWS, Azure, Terraform
  • Monitoring: Datadog, AWS CloudWatch, OpsGenie

What you’ll be up to:

  • Designing scalable systems architecture, including infrastructure that enables continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD)
  • Identifying root causes, considering tradeoffs, making logical recommendations, and bringing opportunities across teams
  • Writing clean, well-organized code that is reliable, secure, and scalable
  • Helping team members to see the overall strategy and current state, and steering projects to completion in terms of quality, performance, reliability, and security
  • Evaluating feature feasibility and project timelines across teams by identifying priorities, rabbit holes, and unclear interdependencies
  • Advocating and participating in writing abundant tests to bring code coverage to an acceptable standard
  • Offering mentorship by asking clarifying questions, giving constructive feedback through pull requests and team discussions, and taking feedback gracefully
  • Actively learning and seeking out ways to continuously improve

Experience you’ll come with:

  • Microservices and/or micro-frontends
  • Multi-cloud platforms using AWS and Azure
  • Database design and data warehousing

We know the confidence gap and imposter syndrome can get in the way of meeting fantastic candidates, so please don't hesitate to apply - we'd love to hear from you!

Our Global Benefits

Employee Stock Option Plan (ESOP)

Staffbase offers you a benefit plan which entitles you to an ownership interest in stock options in the company. We’re in business to create value for our shareholders and we want our employees to benefit from that shared success as well.

Ongoing Learning

We thrive on personal and professional growth. Every employee gets €1,800/$2,200/£1,650 per year to spend on personal and professional development.

Feel Good Fridays

Summertime means extended vacation time at Staffbase! During August we run the 4-days workweek which means that during this month Fridays are off for all employees.


When it comes to your personal life, it’s not our place to dictate your schedule. We offer flexible work-from-home and full- or part-time options.

Parental Leave

We recognize that one of the most special events in an individual’s life is the birth or adoption of a child. We offer paid parental leave options for all employees.

Read more about our benefits here.

We Love Diversity – Equal Employment Opportunity

Our platforms are for everyone, and so is our workplace. We are passionate about equity, inclusion, and diversity at Staffbase. Read more about our policies here.