Senior Backend Software Engineer

Senior Backend Software Engineer at

WATTx is looking for a Senior Backend Software Engineer. You’ll be part of a team that builds an innovation process management platform using state-of-the-art technologies like Docker, React and Kubernetes. The first version of this platform was developed within WATTx, but the demand vastly surpasses our own confines. You will be working directly with the CTO and a team of experienced frontend and backend developers.

What you need to start your mission:

  • You have in depth experience in backend development with Ruby.
  • You know how to design, develop, document and test APIs.
  • You have knowledge in running dockerized apps in production environments.
  • You are experienced in using and operating relational databases, preferably PostgreSQL
  • You have basic knowledge of using and operating container orchestration solutions, preferably on AWS.
  • You’re ready for heavy collaboration, code review and pair-programming with other engineers.
  • You prefer agile working with short iteration cycles.
  • You have great English communication skills.

What your mission entails:

  • A proven prototype.
  • Early adopters and lead customers.
  • A supporting and demanding work atmosphere.
  • A competitive compensation package.
  • An employee stock option plan.
  • A network of partners and colleagues to learn from.

How we will support you:

  • We will onboard you to the ongoing prototype development and make sure that all knowledge is passed on to you and your team.
  • We will provide the necessary infrastructure.
  • You’ll get access to necessary tools including software licenses, and have access to expert partners so that you can get your day-to-day work off the ground quickly and safely.

We are looking forward to receive your applications. In case you have any questions, you´re welcome to approach our talent manager Oliver.

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About WATTx

WATTx is a new kind of company builder. What sets us apart? Our focus on creating deep technologies in the world of the industrial and consumer IoT; hardware and software prototyping; and our rigorous process for moving informed research into validated ideas, and taking concepts from prototype, to pilot, to company formation in only a few months. This way, we ensure that only the most robust ideas become successful ventures. As we mature, we continue to cross-leverage our knowledge and technologies in our portfolio for future prototyping.