Senior Backend Developer (m/f) for a new Cyber Security venture at FinLeap

Berlin, Germany


We’re a new venture launched by FinLeap, a FinTech company builder based in Berlin and active in more than ten countries. We are looking to tap into the underserved demand for information security and insurance for SMEs, starting in Germany and going global. Our environment is diverse, exciting, fast-paced and changing every day. We’re now looking for a Senior Backend Developer (m/f) for our office in Berlin.

If you're looking for an innovative, agile and international environment join us as a key member of our engineering team, working to change the face of Cyber Security! 

Your Role & Responsibilities

  • You are responsible for the design and implementation of our backend services and core application
  • You will work on the API development for integration with external and internal security services 
  • You help us to choose the best technology for the job
  • Develop data processing and storing mechanisms
  • Collaborate with front end developers, designers and product managers

Our Perfect Match:

  • You are a javascript expert – with excellent knowledge of node.js, react and isomorphic javascript (additional frameworks or other backend languages are a plus!)
  • You have experience with messaging services, ideally Kafka or RabbitMQ, Amazon SQS
  • You have solid knowledge of Object Oriented Design (Functional Programming is a plus)
  • You have experience in building API based solutions
  • You are familiar with PostgreSQL and non SQL (Cassandra, mongoDB, or Amazon service)
  • You have working experience with Middleware Architecture or Message Queues (Kafka is a plus)
  • You are familiar with AWS and AWS tools
  • You are used to working with Github, GIT or Gitlab

About us:

  • Become an early member of the founding team in a well-funded, founder led company addressing a real market demand with a unique value proposition.
  • An international working environment (we speak English) that mixes serial entrepreneurs with industry experts, working together to ensure the company’s success, adding excellent learning and development opportunities, and ability to independently drive your area of responsibility and further grow the role
  • Possibility to attend and speak at conferences.
  • Pick your technical gear!
  • We believe hard work and success deserve to be celebrated — both in and out of the office, and offer a wide range of benefits including free breakfasts, training and discounted transport.

Apply online with your LinkedIn profile or CV.
We're looking forward to being in touch!

Tom from the FinLeap Recruiting Team.