Senior Backend Engineer (all genders) at Elinvar GmbH (Magdeburg, Germany)

Senior Backend Engineer (all genders) at Elinvar GmbH (Magdeburg, Germany)


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Location: Magdeburg, Germany
Type: Full Time
Created: 2022-03-17 05:00:08

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Would you like to be part of our success? As (Senior) Backend Engineer (all genders) you become part of our international team and will literally write our success-story – in code language.

Elinvar enables asset & wealth managers to digitalize their business models by providing the required Platform as a Service. This includes applications for core processes as well as third party connections. Our partners profit from the combination of leading technology and the optimal regulatory setup as we hold all necessary BaFin licenses. With this comprehensive approach, we create the unique opportunity for our partners to go digital in one step and to utilize state of the art analytics to create individualized solutions to the benefit of their clients.

About the technical stack: The platform consists of dozens of microservices which are mainly based on Java 11 (Spring) and Node.js. Backend services communicate through Kafka. The backend communicates with frontend through Rest API. Data is stored in Postgres. Services run in Docker containers on three AWS data centers in high availability mode, managed by Kubernetes. The frontend is based on React. We use GitLab for source control and continuous integration. Our development process is based on Scrum with 2-week sprints.

As (Senior) Backend Engineer (all genders) you will be part of an engineering squad, working in cross-functional teams to develop and evolve our Platform as a Service (PaaS) according to our clients needs.

What will keep you challenged

  • Designing and implementation of our backend services and complex core application
  • Working with cutting-edge technologies to build an innovative product from scratch
  • Leading by example and evaluating different approaches and methodologies in development
  • Continuously improving productivity and sustainability with great coding, QA and release practices
  • Collaborating with a team of product managers, data analysts and executive stakeholders to develop a comprehensive understanding of the key drivers and opportunities within the business
  • Sharing your knowledge and experience with the team

What are we looking for

  • Java (SE) expert with at least 4 years’ experience in backend development
  • University degree in Computer Science or a related engineering field
  • Solid knowledge of Object Oriented Design (Functional Programming is a plus)
  • Experience with Middleware Architecture or Message Queues (Kafka is a plus)
  • Experience in building API based solutions
  • Operational knowledge of SQL databases (PostgreSQL is a plus)
  • You always stay on top of current tech industry trends
  • Prior experience with source control tools – Git, Github, Gitlab
  • You love working in agile teams, JIRA and Confluence are no strangers to you
  • Good communication skills, high proficiency in English, German language skills are a plus

What will keep you happy

  • An outstanding, highly motivated and international teamthatvalues a positive and open working environment- and a group of people who genuinelyappreciateand supporteach other
  • An inspiring momentumtoreshapethe wealth management industry by replacing legacy IT with a modern, sustainable ITplatform
  • Everything you need to excel in your profession,backed by some of the world’s most recognizedinvestors
  • Enjoy an open corporate culturewithout dress code, with flexible working hoursand remote officeoptions
  • Situated in Berlin or Magdeburg, you can be working in our modern offices in the city center or enjoy our remote work options
  • An employerthatwelcomes diversityand actively promotes equal opportunities on every level