Backend developer (m/f/d)

About digitty.io

We are digitty.io - an international start-up with headquarter in Berlin Prenzlauer Berg. Our SaaS product will fundamentally change how projects are planned, implemented and delivered. We use the latest technologies and approaches for this product.

With our interdisciplinary, diverse and very experienced team, consisting of globally recognised specialists and advisors, you will benefit from development programs, an attractive salary and an open to error culture while having your freedom to create the digitty.io product with us.

Your role at digitty.io

Our Tech Stack:

  • React

  • Node.js & TypeScript

  • Gatsby + Contentful

  • Firebase + GCP including Cloud Run, Cloud Functions + Firestore, Cloud Build

  • Electron

  • Docker


  • Develop REST APIs for our web app and our clients

  • Connect external services (APIs) to our backend

  • Define the database schema based on our requirements

  • Write highly scalable, high volume services

  • Write reusable, testable, and efficient code

  • Work hand in hand with our frontend developers to provide the best fitting API for their requirements

  • Act as an advocate for highest code quality and ownership, while contributing to the health of the infrastructure

  • Take part in daily agile ceremonies, brainstorm on innovative ideas that challenge the status quo and implement solutions

What you bring along

  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject

  • 2+ years of practical backend development

  • Knowledge of distributed systems - Kafka, NoSQL, SQL, Redis,

  • Knowledge of design patterns for distributed software development

  • Hands-on experience with Cloud platforms, preferably GCP

  • Experience working in Agile/Scrum environments, BDD and TDD development styles

  • Experience with CI/CD tools and processes

  • Detail-oriented, with excellent analytical, technical and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to work and deliver features independently

  • Proven experience with Node.js backends and NoSQL databases

  • Familiarity with concept of serverless applications (ideally Google Cloud Functions)

  • Understanding of testing principles and frameworks: Mocha, Jest, Cypress

  • Ability to learn new development strategies and/or patterns

  • Resourcefulness and troubleshooting skills

  • Nice to have: Basic understanding of Python and Typescript

What awaits you here with us

  • Working alongside worldwide respected experts and advisors in the field of AI and Data Science. 

  • Working with our scientific council consisting of renowned scientists from the fields of business, IT and behavioural psychology

  • Language in the office is English, Top-notch hardware equipment and flexible working hours and home office option

  • Flexible career development path within an international and diverse team

  • Working in a first mover Start-up with a potential to become an international company within the next 2 years

  • Competitive Salary with a chance to be part of a fast growing international tech community with over 300,000 members

Why digitty.io is your choice

Diversity makes us who we are and what we can be proud of as a company. In addition to flexible working time, agile working methods and integrated projects, you can expect a comprehensive range of further training opportunities and having managers at eye level.

Ready to join us? Apply now [email protected] with your CV (without Photo) and Cover letter

We are an equal-opportunity employer and value diversity. We consider all applications equally regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity. Furthermore, we strongly encourage individuals from groups traditionally underrepresented in tech to apply.

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Berlin, DE