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    Backend Software Engineer (m/w/d) at GEDANKENtanken GmbH (Cologne, Germany)
    GEDANKENtanken GmbH Employer
    Cologne, Germany
    Job Type
    Job Location
    Full Time
    Cologne, Germany

    Job Description:


    Dream it, own it, grow it. We live and breathe these core values in everything we do here at GEDANKENtanken. Committed to further revolutionizing the world of personal and professional development, we offer unique, high-quality, online and offline platforms with training, support and events for everyone who wants to take themselves to the next level. GEDANKENtankler are a unique group of professionals, digital natives and passionates that love to learn and are hungry to grow. We’re driven by one bold purpose: self-fulfillment. Our culture rocks too: We’re Germany’s Number 1 Best Employer in 2019 - as recognised by Great Place to Work. As our core values show, we take our company culture seriously. We live these values in everything we do and we’re driven by one positive and powerful mission: to accompany people in their daily lives on the subject of personal growth. Which is why we won’t rest until ours is the go-to personal and professional growth app on the start screen of every single smartphone.


    First and foremost, you’re like us: a positive monster. We’re not just giving you a job, we’re inviting you into our community. That's why it's important for you to fit into our team. We already assume you’re a qualified professional and you’re passionate about what you do. You love taking responsibility and are good at balancing priorities. You’re happy to go on a journey that takes you out of your comfort zone. You love to challenge the status quo and are constantly coming up with big ideas. You will sometimes need to find quick solutions. And most importantly, you’re an inspiring human being who likes to be surrounded by them.

    Ask yourself honestly: does this sound like you? If so, read on.


    • Translate the real into the virtual – Meeting our customers’ specific needs is at the heart of what we do. You’ll use data models to turn physical into virtual in a way that connects and improves the customer experience. Your expertise: NoSQL (mongoDB, redis) & relational (MySQL)

    • Built Business Logic – You love writing software that adds meaning to values. Your knowledge of JavaScript (ES6), Node.js, AWS SAM, express.js will turn data into meaningful products that help customers. And help us understand customer needs better. 

    • Focus on core domain – You have proven experience using AWS. You’ll apply this to building software that helps us focus our energies where it is needed most. The more efficient we can operate, the better the experience for everyone. And that’s down to you. 

    • Communication via APIs – Great communication is fundamental to game-changing programming. REST comes as second nature to you and is key to you communicating effectively with your team. You’re expected to solve problems with Domain Driven Design.

    • Live an agile mindset – You’ll do more than just follow orders. You’ll be one of many brains looking at complex tasks. Working with a variety of values and frameworks, you and your team will micro-manage itself. Good communication skills are a must; an ego isn’t.

    • Play Champions League – You need to lever your knowledge to create a winning team. Extract every inch of potential, together. The team is responsible for its success. Know your role, apply discipline and innovate ways to keep us, and you, at the top of the game.

    • Personal and professional development – You’re passionate about personal and professional development. Not only do you want to help customers take their lives to the next level, you also want the same for yourself. You never want to stop learning.

    If you’re a positive monster who’s hungry to drive personal and professional growth, get in touch now. It could be the best thing that happened to both of us.

    Skills required:


    Flexible Hours
    Letter of Recommendation
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