Backend Engineer (m/f/d)

June 4, 2021

Want to redefine how entire industries work by leveraging IoT, Smart Manufacturing and Industry 4.0? Would you like to be part of the success of a digital solution which will revolutionize manufacturing process to improve shopfloor performance? If your answer is a big yes, you should continue reading!

With HQ in Berlin, FactoryPal is a recently established corporate Start-Up – with additional locations in Porto/Portugal and Green Bay/USA. The new venture is poised to become the leading end to end IoT solution for machine efficiency and equipment effectiveness. The digitally enabled solution is not just completely reshaping, how companies produce and elevate their efficiency levels, but at the same time is fundamentally augmenting the way how manufacturing employees do their job.

We are data scientists, engineers, designers, IIoT experts, product managers, and manufacturing operations consultants. We are a team, united by our shared ambition: revolutionize manufacturing and transform the way it is done to ensure smooth operations.

Become part of an amazing journey and successfully accompany our customers in their Digital Factory efforts!

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As a backend engineer, you are responsible for building and running our backend systems.

You will collaborate with product owners, UX designers, shopfloor consultants, data scientists and frontend engineers to develop user-centric features.

You will use your experience, knowledge and problem-solving skills to design, implement, test, deploy and operate a diverse ecosystem of microservices running on AWS.


YourExperience & Key Skills 

  • Knowledge in building and managing microservices.
  • Experience with REST API and GraphQL design, implementation& testing.
  • Experience with test automation; familiarity with conceptssuch as TDD, BDD is a plus.
  • Familiar with CI/CD using tools such as CircleCI orJenkins.
  • Experience in any of the languages: JVM Languages (Java7/8+, Kotlin), JavaScript/TypeScript & Node.js.
  • Experience with frameworks such as Spring Boot or VertX.
  • Familiar with relational or NoSQL databases
  • Familiar with AWS ecosystem, such as ECS, Lambda, SNS, SQS,etc.
  • Familiar with Docker and the concept of containers
  • Familiar with infrastructure-as-code, such as Terraform orAnsible.
  • Fluency in English
  • Experience with Agile methodologies desirable
  • Experience in Industry 4.0 is a plus

Nice To Have 

  • Experience with Agile methodologies
  • Experience in Industry 4.0 is a plus

What we offer

  • Opportunity to make an impact as part of a talentedinternational team of experienced software developers
  • A supporting environment to explore and grow.
  • The opportunity to work independently and shape your areaof work according to your strengths.
  • Learn about and help shape modern software developmentprocesses.
  • Opportunity to work ina well-funded corporate Start-Up with an unfair advantage derived from marketaccess of our mother company Körber 
  • Exposure to the hottestIT technologies, like AI/ML, Cloud and Industrial IoT 
  • Challenging role withlots of opportunities to grow - as an expert and as an entrepreneur 
  • Development opportunityin a group of professionals, who joined from top tier start-up, industry andconsulting companies and an education from top tier universities 
  • Offices in primeworking locations and technology hotspots such as Berlin and Porto 
  • Hands-On shopfloorexperience in the manufacturing environment with travel opportunities - localand global 
  • An agile, inspiring,multi-cultural, multi-disciplinary and innovative work environment 
  • A competitive salary& benefits package - incl. 30 days vacation and dedicated training budget 
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