Senior Back-end Engineer (m/f/x)

A new insurance for a new world.

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Coya offers a new hope, by redesigning and extending the insurance value chain, working backwards from the customers real life needs. Coya will offer scalable protection at the point of need with an AI risk guardian and simple, transparent and personalized insurance cover. Designed from the ground up to manage life’s risks and join our customer’s journey.

As Senior Back-end Engineer at Coya you will play a key role building and designing the core product.

Your responsibilities:

  • Building new features for a distributed reactive system
  • Working with product managers to help define new features
  • Participating in technical discussions about the technical roadmap
  • Testing and documenting the systems you build

Main requirements

  • 4+ years hands-on development experience
  • Aptitude to reason about and design good system architectures
  • Good understanding of computer science concepts
  • Worked previously in agile environments
  • Experience with distributed and scalable systems
  • Used to work with TDD and automated testing
  • You’re able to work in an English-speaking work environment

Nice to have

  • Acquainted with functional or reactive systems programming, in particular event streaming
  • Experience with Scala and the JVM, or similar functional programming languages
  • Experience with certification processes


  • A highly diverse and vibrant set of people with a strong cultural bond and space for your own ideas in a dynamic, dedicated and motivating environment
  • Sponsoring of your Urban Sports Club membership
  • Participation in the company's success with our share option program
  • A yearly self improvement budget for your personal development
  • Ergonomic chairs and standing desks
  • 20% additional payment to your company pension
  • A modern office in the beautiful area of Berlin Kreuzberg with Team-Events, healthy snacks drinks

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