Senior Backend Engineer (m/f/d)

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

With HQ in Berlin, FactoryPal is a recently established corporate Start-Up. The new venture is poised to become the leading end to end IoT solution for machine efficiency and equipment effectiveness. The digital solution will not just completely reshape how companies produce and elevate their efficiency levels, but at the same time fundamentally augment the way how manufacturing employees do their job.

We are data scientists, engineers, designers, IIoT experts, product managers, and lean manufacturing 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 skills to design, implement, test, deploy, and operate a diverse ecosystem of microservices running on AWS. Now and then, you will put your excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills into action to restore faulty services.


  • Good knowledge in building and managing microservices.
  • Experience with REST API, GraphQL or gRPC design, implementation & testing.
  • Familiar with test automation (beyond unit testing) and concepts such as TDD, BDD.
  • Familiar with Continuous Integration/Delivery/Deployment and tools such as CircleCI or GitHub Actions.
  • Experience in languages: JVM Languages (Java 7/8+, Kotlin), JavaScript/TypeScript & Node.js, Python.
  • Experience with frameworks such as Spring Boot or Flask.
  • Familiar with relational databases (Postgres), NoSQL databases (AWS DynamoDB).
  • Familiar with AWS services, such as ECS, Lambda, Kinesis, SNS, SQS, RDS, and S3.
  • Familiar with Docker and the concept of containers.
  • Familiar with the concept and implementations of infrastructure-as-code, e.g. with Terraform or Ansible.
  • Familiar with observability concepts and tools.
  • Experience working in a DevOps team is an advantage.
  • Experience in Scrum, Kanban or Scrumban is an advantage.
  • Fluency in English; German and other languages are a plus.
  • Experience in IIoT and manufacturing industry is a plus.

What we offer

  • The opportunity to make an impact as part of a talented international team of experienced software developers.
  • A supporting environment to explore and grow.
  • The opportunity to work independently and shape your area of work according to your strengths.
  • Learn about and help shape modern software development processes.
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