Senior Backend Engineer



PRISMA is Europe’s leading gas capacity management platform. We are a young international team working for a common goal: making fair markets happen. We want to be a driving force in establishing a fair, transparent and integrated market that’s truly beneficial for both economy and society. Our success is nurtured by a simple drive: we want to get things done in the best way possible.

Join our team in Leipzig and help make fair markets happen – as our new

Senior Backend Engineer (f/m/d)


In 2019, we will assemble our in-house team of Software Engineers from scratch. Be the first back-end expert, work in close collaboration with our external IT team and support us in finding new colleagues who bring the right attitude and skill-set to achieve our missions. You will have the opportunity to create the best fitting processes and workflows and to create the future vision of our architectural concept.

Tasks

  • Analyze and optimize our existing platform and build new services on top
  • Ensure a high code quality, lead technical debates and guide architectural decisions within our external and future in-house software development team
  • Create our technical vision as part of our agile IT team (together with Front-end, Product, QA, DevOps) and successfully communicate all concepts and decisions
  • Define processes, workflows and coding standards and live agile methodologies
  • Develop innovative and scaling solutions based on business challenges
  • Bring new ideas and concepts in order to be technically up to date in the long term and to share knowledge within the company

Benefits

  • Working in an international team and in an international context
  • Central Leipzig location – in the heart of the buzzing city
  • Get support from a team of experts to get up-to-speed in the energy industry
  • Expect a work atmosphere of open doors and a flat hierarchy. We believe in equal collaboration over strict structures
  • Enjoy advantages like flexible working hours, team events, health benefits, a company bike, fresh fruits and beverages

Profile

  • Several years of relevant experience including hands-on development, software architecture and team guidance
  • Eager for knowledge and trends and able to coach team members and share your knowledge within the company
  • Drive changes and motivate people to get involved in our missions
  • In-depth knowledge in Java and ideally other programming languages
  • Strong with database technologies like Oracle and PostGreSQL, experience in migrating databases would be a plus
  • Proven experience with scalable API platform services, ideally RESTful APIs and SOAP
  • Experience running complex software solutions on cloud service (AWS)
  • Orchestration tools like Docker are nothing new to you
  • Fluent English

Contact

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Victoria Schuster.



PRISMA European Capacity Platform GmbH

Schillerstraße 4, 04109 Leipzig, Germany
+49 341 699 2990 - 0
career@prisma-capacity.eu