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We are looking for Backend Developers who would like to join our motivated and powerful team and contribute to an exciting product in a rapidly growing market. Our service-oriented backend powers various applications and is at the heart of our SaaS platform. Through its further development, you will take on a central role at SoSafe and thus contribute significantly to its success. Scaling, quality and security are just some of the important aspects to consider. Take advantage of a lot of freedom and a flat hierarchy to push things forward in a short time and learn quickly.

Become part of our success story!

Your mission

  • Being part of an agile and equally self-organised developer team together with product owners and UX/UI designers
  • Developing new and optimise existing backend features
  • Taking responsibility from planning to operation and continuously develop our products e-learning, phishing simulation and self-service platform
  • Designing MicroServices and take over their implementation
  • Your team is responsible for product components and their monitoring in terms of security, performance and scaling
  • Liking to share your knowledge and being a mentor for your fellow colleagues 
  • Through code reviews and pair programming, you continuously contribute to the quality of our solution and develop yourself further
  • Working at the interface to the DevOps team and thus optimise our Gitlab CI/CD pipelines
  • Actively shaping our software architecture and contribute to the selection of modern technologies

Your profile

  • Degree with a focus on computer science / business informatics, a comparable education or are a career changer
  • Experienced in backend development (5+ years)
  • Experience in developing complex APIs for the web and know how to build and operate them in a performant, secure and scalable way
  • You are keen on start-ups and ideally have already worked on a SaaS product
  • Fluent in English (German is a bonus)
  • You are ambitious, motivated and performance-oriented - and like to tackle things head on
  • You are a team player and open-minded for a (virtual) after-work drink
  • You find yourself in our tech stack or are eager to learn something new

Our Tech Stack:
JavaScript, TypeScript, node.js, ESLint, RESTful API, PostgreSQL, TimescaleDB, postfix, GitLab CI/CD, Ansible, Kubernetes, podman/Docker, Redis, RabbitMQ, Zabbix, Sentry, elasticsearch, Grafana

Why us?

  • Independent work in a team and steep development opportunities in a fast-growing company in the field of cyber security / IT security
  • A competitive fixed salary
  • Mobility Package (subsidized bicycle or public transport subsidy)
  • 33 days of vacation and a flexible home office arrangement
  • Company pension program
  • Lots of (virtual and physical) networking and community formats, such as weekly "team bootcamp" as a shared sport, mystery lunches and tech talks
  • A cool team (already >300 employees) with diverse backgrounds and an inside look at a fast-growing, VC-backed startup
  • A stylish, well-connected office in the heart of Cologne-Ehrenfeld (47 seconds to Kebapland!) 

About us

As a Cyber Security Hero at SoSafe, you make the world a little better: Our Awareness Platform helps over 1,000 organizations build up their human firewall, thereby protecting themselves against costly cyberattacks. SoSafe is one of the fastest growing tech companies, and is already a leading provider of security awareness solutions in Europe. Backed by strong VC funding, we are looking for more motivated team players who will assist us with our ambitious mission. Are you interested in being a part of this exciting journey? Apply now!

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