Senior Backend Engineer // LabTwin

September 7, 2018

We are looking for an experienced backend or full stack engineer to build out our backend systems. You will work closely with designers and product managers to define, scope and implement backend solutions to further improve our product. You will be instrumental in owning parts of the architecture, implementation, and deployment of our backend services. Our current backend is built using Kotlin and Spring Boot 2, running on Kubernetes on AWS. All our cloud infrastructure is managed as code via Terraform. We continuously deploy changes to multiple environments every day.


  • Delivering simplistic and pragmatic solutions to new product features in short sprint cycles
  • Developing and maintaining cloud-native software across multiple environments
  • Architecting robust backend systems that multiple clients depend on
  • Collaborating closely with teams across disciplines (Data Science, Product, Design etc.)


  • 3+ years experience with modern, production grade software design and implementation
  • Extensive experience with building well-tested software solutions (Spring Boot 2, Kotlin/Java, Mockito/RestAssured)
  • Extensive experience in setting up and maintaining cloud infrastructure (AWS, Kubernetes, Terraform)
  • Comfortable in continuously delivering changes to backend systems (CI & CD)
  • Excellent English communication skills (verbal and written). German not required
  • Experience bringing high-quality SaaS solutions to market
  • Experience with data engineering for capturing and transforming data for ML training


  • Be part of the mission to help the brightest scientists accelerate scientific discovery
  • Work in one of the best spaces in central Berlin alongside a team of experienced interdisciplinary colleagues
  • Shape and influence a fast-growing, well-funded company
  • Competitive compensation and benefits
Visit the company website