Software Engineer (Backend)

Product Team
Employment type:
Full time
Minimum experience:
Entry Level

Start: asap

Office: Berlin – fulltime

Opportunities & Responsibilities

  • Work with our Product & Tech team to introduce technical innovations and lightweight solutions that provide a stable and secure infrastructure for the entire organization
  • Contribute to our mobile-first single page web application that gives access to higher education for refugees
  • Be part of a culture of learning and optimization by analyzing workflows, establishing priorities, developing standards and leading sprints
  • Take responsibility for the features and services you are building

Your set of skills

  • You possess a strong background in PHP and a familiarity with modern frontend javascript frameworks. We currently use React.js, GraphQL (express implementation) and Laravel PHP
  • You have experience working with 3rd party open-source tools which integrate into a custom stack
  • You are experienced with continuous integration and deployment and cloud architecture
  • You are familiar with the services and structures of the public cloud and container management (AWS is a plus)
  • You are fluent in English (C1, according to The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages), German is a plus

Our offer

  • The opportunity to work in a fun, dynamic, international, interdisciplinary, and highly committed team.
  • The chance to shape a fast-growing social startup with your initiative and creative input
  • A (mostly) bleeding-edge tech stack, using React, GraphQL, Laravel, and PostgreSQL, containerized, orchestrated by Kubernetes
  • 30 days vacation policy
  • Flexible working hours and a generous home office policy

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