Heads up: this job position has expired. If you were already in process, no worries; it will still proceed as normal.

Java Backend Engineer/Microservices, AWS

Landing.Partner DE
A personalised news app that combines editorial expertise and curation.

Job details

Apply now


A personalised news app that combines editorial expertise and curation with the very latest personalisation technologies to bring our readers the stories that matter to them. Growing fast we are looking for creative and committed people to help build our vision in the Berlin Headquarter. If you’re looking to join a young, international team full of fantastic talent that has the energy of a start-up but the stability of an established media company - look no further.

Role description & responsibilities

  • You would have to develop backend services for our app features and be able to carefully design robust and resilient components, scalable during peak traffic hours.
  • At the same time, you should take the responsibility to properly test and monitor the production system, setting alarms on the critical components and, when ready, serve the periodic on call duty with the rest of the team.

  • You strive to create both, top-quality code and a great product

  • You see problems yourself and take ownership in solving them

  • You and your team are responsible for the entire software development lifecycle from planning to coding to maintenance

Main requirements

  • An academic degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering
  • 6+ Years of experience as a developer
  • 3+ years of experience working with Java, Spring-Boot
  • Can design (Micro-) Service-oriented architectures
  • Know Persistence technologies (SQL, NoSQL)
  • Feel at home doing Monitoring and maintenance of running systems
  • 2+ years of experience with Amazon Web Services or any other cloud-based infrastructure service

Nice to have

  • Understand test automation
  • Understand how to scale applications and services
  • Asynchronous communication paradigms
  • Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • Interest in front-end technologies, e.g. React
  • Kotlin
  • Python


  • Of course, we have Football (Kicker), table tennis and all the other start-up gimmicks
  • All drinks free (water, beer, coffee, tea, club-mate, champagne on special occasions etc.) and fresh fruit twice a week
  • Your choice of a MacBook or a Windows/Linux machine
  • A smart phone w/ contract
  • A very generous self-development budget to get certified or to travel to conferences all over the world
  • A competitive salary
  • Chance to push your ideas and visions, in particular during the periodic hackathons

Apply now