Backend Engineer (m/f/d), Munich

General Purpose:
What you’ll be working on:
  • You will operate with Python, Django, AWS, Docker, Kubernetes and the likes to develop highly available, elastic and scalable micro-services.
  • You will be integral part of a green field project intended for large scale in the public and be involved in all stages of the product engineering process – planning, design, development, and testing.
  • On top of that, you will help our other software engineering teams with your backend expertise and get a glimpse into the variety of our award-winning products we already have developed over the recent years.
  • You will have responsibility to define all stages of your work with your team. You will plan your own work and organize your own tasks with your team.
What we’re looking for:
  • At least 3 years of professional experience writing web applications in Python/Django, a proficient understanding of relational databases such as PostgreSQL as well as some Linux command line skills.
  • You are familiar with containerization solutions based on Docker and the design of APIs in microservices for large web applications.
  • You are not afraid of touching AWS services such as RDS or Lambda and you have a solid knowledge about protocol stacks and networking.
  • An ability for creative problem solving using all tools and knowledge at your disposal; we like people who can make decisions and who are able to evaluate compromises to achieve the best overall solution.
  • Self-motivation and the ability to plan and structure your own work inside autonomous teams and take full ownership of your tasks.
  • Fluency in both written and spoken English; German skills are an advantage.
What we offer you:
  • International Team in Munich, Moenchengladbach and around the globe
  • Opportunity to flex your creativity in a booming, future-proof industry
  • Focus on personal development and training in any relevant discipline
  • Modern and comfortable offices in the center of Munich and Moenchengladbach
  • Quarterly profit share bonus and discounts on Elgato, Corsair, Origin, and Scuf Gaming products
  • And of course: Great coffee on tap, drinks, fruits, catered team lunch on Fridays and discounted lunch vouchers on other days
Who we are:

Elgato is the audiovisual tech brand of choice among content creators on all platforms. If you’ve watched videos on YouTube or Twitch, chances are, our products helped make them shine. Our mission is to empower content creators everywhere. Be part of the team that makes this happen.

Good to know:

We provide a welcoming and inclusive environment for all, regardless of origin, ethnicity, gender identity, or religion. Convince us with your personality and skills. Together we will achieve great things.