Senior Back-end Engineer

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We are looking for a driven Senior Back-end Engineer with expert level Python skills to join our engineering team. You will be mainly working on our microservices management platform.
Berlin, Germany

This position is no longer available. Despite the fact, if you have the feeling that you fit the opening, please send us an email.

What does Humanitec do?

We exist to take the frustration out of software development by structuring and automating processes for teams. Our product integrates the modern toolchain to take software from repository to production faster than ever. We are an engineering-driven company and don’t just apply technologies but push the boundaries of what is possible with code today. We take great care to craft qualitative software as well as contributing and maintaining open source projects.

Are you a fit?

  • You are looking for an exciting and technically advanced project that has a real impact on how software engineers build software worldwide. 
  • You have 5+ years hands on development experience. 
  • You have expert level skills in Python with Django or similar frameworks. 
  • You have working experience with Kubernetes and Docker.
  • You are an expert at building with Restful APIs.
  • You feel comfortable with DevOps processes and have experience deploying and running CI/CD systems and processes.
  • You are experienced with TDD and relevant testing frameworks.
  • You have experience working in an agile environment. 
  • You are curious and like to research new tools and solutions. Sharing your knowledge with your team and the open-source community is important to you. 
  • You have strong initiative and self-starter mentality to drive things with a high sense of ownership.‍

What are the main responsibilities of the role?

  • You will work closely together with Humanitec back-end engineers in advancing our core product.
  • You will drive the architecture around our service analysis, discovery and deployment infrastructure.
  • You will contribute to our open source gateway layers.
  • Research and Development will be part of your responsibilities.
  • You will do code reviews effectively with an eye toward performance, reliability and maintainability.
  • You will share knowledge with other team members and the community.

What is it like to work at Humanitec?

Our shared passion for excellence translates to our approach to work. We focus on your talents and personality - your background, origin or gender will never make a difference to us. You will work in a diverse and driven team connected between Berlin, Nairobi and New York.

Our engineering culture is composed of regular knowledge exchange among team members via pair-programming, workshops or code reviews. Your personal development and growth are important to us.

We are looking for driven, brilliant minds to join our team and work alongside colleagues from 19 nations to make a dent in the universe. If you are into cloud-native environments, microservice architectures and want to fundamentally rethink how modern engineering organizations work - we should talk.

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