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Senior Backend Engineer

Senior Backend Engineer

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  • Munich
  • Between €90,000 – €110,000 £ / Year

 The Role:

  • Backend Development: You will be designing, developing and maintaining the secure Java backend systems that power the company’s SaaS solution for secure file exchange and collaboration. You will be focusing on code quality and ensuring that the codebase is well-structured, maintainable and in line with industry standards.
  • Cloud Technologies: You will use your knowledge of cloud technologies, with emphasis on Kubernetes, to optimize the deployment and scalability of backend services. You will ensure that the company’s SaaS solution benefits from the agility and flexibility of cloud technologies, and in addition, maintaining reliability, performance and high security.
  • CI/CD Pipelines: You will be implementing and maintaining a continuous integration and deployment (CI/CD) pipelines to streamline the development and deployment processes. You will maintain the code quality, reliability, and security of software development lifecycle, through automate testing and deployment tasks.
  • Security Expertise: You will work closely with the security team to identify and remediate security vulnerabilities in the backend codebase. You will also be implementing secure coding practices and participate in code reviews to ensure that secure practices are adhered to, in context of secure file sharing exchange and collaboration systems.
  • Reliability Assurance: You will be designing and implementing systems and processes, ensuring to maintain high reliability of the company’s platform. Including, fault-tolerance, redundancy and disaster recovery planning, to minimize downtime and ensure seamless life exchange and collaboration for the users.
  • Performance Optimization: You will be identifying and addressing performance bottlenecks in the backend systems, to ensure high availability, responsiveness, and a smooth user experience for the company’s SaaS solution. You will also contribute to the overall performance of the file exchange and collaboration platform.
  • Incident Response: You will contribute to the incident response process to minimize downtime, increase reliability for the file exchange and collaboration.

The Company:

  • This industry leading company specialises in cloud security solutions and helps companies protect their data online, through its cloud-based web privacy service.
  • The company works with more than 1,000 medium to large enterprise businesses throughout Germany and works with some globally recognised companies.
  • This company believes in looking after its employees through providing competitive salary and compensation, 100% remote work, travel agencies discount, pension scheme and car allowance.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • 5+ years of experience as Backend Engineer/ Software Engineer
  • Broad knowledge of technology & good technical skills
  • Knowledge with Java & Docker (mandatory), Helm, Kotlin & Groovy Code (a plus), Flyway (optional).
  • Experience with cloud technologies and cloud infrastructure.
  • Experience with LeetCode or Algorithmic challenges (a plus).
  • Understanding of security best practices i.e., authentication flows, OWASP top 10 & common vulnerabilities & exposure (plus, not mandatory).
  • Strong communication & English fluent.

What You’ll Get:

  • Between €90,000 – €110,000

Interview Process:

3 Stage Interview Process

  • 1st Interview – Get to know – Director of Engineering – 30 – 45 minutes
  • 2nd Interview – Technical Examination – Engineers – 60 minutes
  • 3rd Interview – Soft Skills Interview – HR & the Product owner – 30 – 45 minutes

Job ID: 47664

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