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What You’ll Be Doing:

We are looking for a hands-on Backend Engineer (m/f/d), keen to join us to build the distributed system that powers our next generation BPMN Process Engine! You will be part of a talented, passionate and supporting group of Backend Software Engineers that complement each other to succeed!

  • You will contribute to the distributed system components of our open-sourced distributed process engine Zeebe (source-available License) which powers process automation in Camunda 8
  • You will design and implement new features and improvements for our distributed system based on our vision as well as customer and community feedback
  • You will help us to continuously improve the reliability, stability, performance and security of our system, e.g. by pushing the performance boundaries of the platform for higher throughput and lower latency
  • You will use cloud native technologies to build, run, test and benchmark our system in modern cloud environments from a product engineers perspective
  • You will closely collaborate and exchange knowledge with your teammates and other engineers in the organization
  • You will support other Camundi, customers, external contributors and the community to use and operate our system
  • You will provide 3rd level support (rotates across engineers) for our system in close collaboration with our Site Reliability Engineers and be part of our on-call rotation

*This is a remote role and can be based anywhere in EMEA.

What You Bring:

  • You are heavily interested in distributed systems, it’s a bonus if you have hands-on experience using such systems or even contributed yourself
  • You have 1-3 years of experience working with JVM programming languages, it’s a bonus if you have experience with concurrent programming models such as the actor model
  • You are passionate about writing clean, maintainable and performant code
  • You are curious and always willing to broaden your horizon, embracing collaboration in order to succeed
  • Strong analytical problem-solving and root-causing skills - if it must be down to OS level

If you don’t think you meet all of the criteria but are still interested in the job, please apply.  Nobody checks every box - we’re looking for candidates that are particularly strong in a few areas, and have some interest and capabilities in others.

Who Is Camunda? 

Camunda is the leader in process orchestration software. Our software helps orchestrate complex business processes that span people, systems, and devices. With Camunda, business users collaborate with developers to model and automate end-to-end processes using BPMN-powered flowcharts that run with the speed, scale, and resiliency required to compete in today’s digital-first world. Hundreds of enterprises such as Allianz, ING, and Vodafone* design, automate, and improve mission-critical business processes with Camunda to drive digital transformation. 

Annually recognized by Deloitte among top high-growth companies, Camunda operates as a global, remote-first organization. 

What We Have to Offer:

  • remote-first culture that enables you to work remotely as much as you’d like to. We believe talent is global! 
  • home office equipment budget and the choice of hardware. Mac, Windows, Linux, you choose what works best for you or/and you can work from a coworking space.
  • We support our employees in maintaining a healthy work/life balance, so we offer and encourage unlimited, paid flexible time off at Camunda. Use your flexible time for anything that helps you recharge your batteries or maintain your life outside of work. 
  • A clear mind is a healthy mind; we offer a headspace subscription and pay towards your fitness activities.
  • Each year, Camunda hosts  a company-wide get-together in new and exciting locations! In 2021, we rented out a whole island in Croatia. Find out more about the annual retreat here.
  • Inclusive culture based on our FAITH values, performance reviews, and employee engagement surveys to make sure you feel heard and valued. 
  • All Camunda employees are offered virtual shares from our Virtual Stock Option Plan (VSOP)
  • More of what we offer globally & in your country can be found here.

”Everyone is welcome at Camunda” — it’s a celebrated component of our culture. We strive to create an inclusive environment that empowers our people.  At Camunda, we honour diverse cultures and backgrounds and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration without regard to gender, race, ethnicity, religion, belief, sexual orientation, age, disability or any other protected characteristics under applicable law.  We are looking forward to your application!

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