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Backend Developer - working remotely but living in Germany
Permanent Employment • Full time • Flexibler Arbeitsort
from 01.04.2021


We’re goFlux, your ride-sharing app for everyday trips. We help you get on the road sustainably, comfortably, and affordably - whether you’re off to work, going shopping, visiting friends, or heading somewhere else entirely. In just a few seconds, goFLUX lets you organize your ride and help use private car rides more efficiently. This reduces both traffic and CO2-emissions.

We offer:

• The opportunity to revolutionize mobility with us

• Exciting new challenges, not just any old job

• A varied, modern work environment and a highly motivated team

• Independent, responsible work in a growing, dynamic business

• Lots of space for your own ideas

• Friendly workplace culture, flat hierarchies, quick decision-making, and flexible working hours

• A round-the-clock space in our beautiful, centrally located Cologne office, or 100 % work from home

• 30 vacation days/year

• Individual hardware according to your requirements

• Regular opportunities for continuing education

• Public transit subsidization to and from work

• Team events (company parties, sports, joint lunches)

• Discounted Urban Sports Club membership

Your responsibilities:

• Managing and developing existing and new features on the backend of our goFLUX app and in future projects

• Designing our APIs and planning the technological roadmap together with the scrum team

• Continuously optimizing backend performance

• Migrating databases and integrating external APIs

• Running thorough automatic tests of your own code

• Deploying the backend on AWS and ensuring constant availability

Your profile:

• You have a degree in computer science or a comparable subject or have several years of job experience in backend development.

• You have successfully implemented resilient, high-load backends in Java/Spring.

• You are a practiced user of Git, Docker, Gradle, Jenkins, and similar tools.

• You have in-depth experience with databases such as PostgreSQL and with dev-ops in AWS.

• When updating code, you always have an eye on compatibility with older and newer clients.

• You’re passionate about clean, correct, and rigorously tested high-performance code.

• You’re interested in the hottest new tech trends and keep up to date on developments in the field.

• You love agile teamwork and can take responsibility for self-managing projects.

• You’re interested in the hottest new tech trends and keep up to date on developments in the field.

• Your written and spoken English and German are at least B2-level.

Are you interested in contributing to our team?

If so, we look forward to your application. Please also let us know your desired salary. We are fans of short statements of motivation rather than standard cover letters: Tell us what about goFLUX speaks to you and why you want to be part of our team.

Please make sure to upload complete versions of all documents! We will need:

• Your statement of motivation

• Your resume/CV

• Letters of recommendation

Any questions? Just get in touch with or give us a call at 0049 221 / 259 197 32

The goFLUX Team

NOTE on applications via Indeed: We accept only applications submitted through our website Thank you!

Unfortunately, we cannot consider incomplete applications. We require a cover letter, a resume/CV, and references. Thank you!!