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Backend Engineer (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Munich

The Role

At Personio we are on the amazing journey of becoming the leading HR Platform in Europe!
Join our international agile Product & Engineering team and take an active role in shaping our engineering culture and the future of thousands of HR teams and organizations across Europe. At Personio you will have a direct impact on our product, our users, our organization, and our engineering practices.
You will work in an effective, autonomous feature-based team, where you will get to play out your dev skills in a high-impact driven environment. You will be responsible for the full cycle of feature development in your team ("You build it, you run it"), and take part in architecting the backend of our complex, mission-critical HR Operating System.

Your tasks and responsibilities will include:

  • identifying, documenting, and communicating technical improvements within your area of responsibility in the team

  • participating in cross-team engineering initiatives as individual contributor

  • helping with the coaching and onboarding of junior members of the team

What you need to succeed
  • 2-3 years of software development experience using either Kotlin or Java 

  • Experience using Spring Boot in a microservice environment

  • Experience with containerisation and container orchestration (Docker and Kubernetes preferred) in a cloud environment (AWS preferred)

  • Track record of working in an agile setup using continuous deployment and delivery

  • Embrace feedback - no one is perfect, neither are we. So let’s make this an opportunity to praise and learn from each other.

  • Proactive problem solver - You are willing to leave code and engineering practices in a better shape than when you first encountered them

  • Humour. Have fun with us, learn with us from mistakes and bring your good vibes.

  • You are business-fluent in English (Level C1/C2)

Why Personio
  • Market-proven, well-funded and fast growing company ($130M funding acquired to date)

  • As you are joining Personio at such an early stage, this shows us your trust and confidence in us. We would like you to profit from the success of the company, and therefore, we offer you a competitive compensation package (salary, benefits and virtual shares)

  • Your chance to play a decisive role in shaping Personio and have a direct impact on the daily work of hundreds of thousands of users

  • 1.500 EUR of development budget per year for attending conferences, courses, buying books

  • MacBook Pro and gadgets, including BOSE headsets with noise cancellation

  • 28 paid vacation days (+13 public holidays), opportunity to work from home on a regular basis, and flexible working hours

  • Choose between three mobility options: Unu electric scooter as "company car", a JobRad® or an additional payment for a yearly public transportation ticket

  • Subsidized Qualitrain membership: For 25 euros a month you can train in 90 fitness and yoga studios, swimming pools and many other sports facilities in Munich

  • Relocation and visa support through an expert agency to Munich, Germany

  • Weekly German language courses

About us
Being a Personio means being part of something big. It means shaping the future of HR, the future of our company and at the very same time: your own. As one of the fastest-growing B2B SaaS companies in Europe, we have a great product, an amazing team with almost 500 employees and a market that is only waiting to be developed. By now we already have more than 2500 customers, but we aim high: Our goal is to build the leading HR platform in Europe. At Personio, we believe in hiring people like you - ambitious, forward-thinkers who want to be more than just another employee. Will you be one of them?

Your application
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