Senior Node.js Developer (100% Remote)

Berlin, Germany /
We are finbyte, a tech company based in Berlin helping businesses build fintech solutions and gain momentum to launch innovative offerings. Finbyte brings Commencis’ extensive experience in software & product development and strong talent together with FinLeap’s dominant presence as Europe’s leading fintech ecosystem.
On a mission to thrive fintechs and enterprises in the era of disruption, Finbyte aims to create momentum and accelerate future-minded companies.
We are looking for team members to develop state-of-the-art technology and contribute to innovative projects that will help reshape the future of finance.
Join us to build the backbone of pioneering companies.

The position in a nutshell:
finbyte is in search of a Senior Node.js Developer who will be responsible for the complete lifecycle of a scalable, secure and well designed software products from research and design to implementation. TypeScript is your go to language - both on the front and backend. Our tech stack includes GraphQL/Apollo, serverless (lambda), microservices, NoSQL databases (DynamoDB), Docker, AWS, GitHub, and GitHub Actions to name a few.

Key Responsibilities

    • Writing well designed, reusable, testable and secure code by applying best software development practices
    • Design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability and performant applications
    • Design & Implementation of GraphQL
    • Ability to work and communicate in a fast-paced international startup environment
    • Participating and conducting code reviews
    • Discovering, learning and implementing new technologies
    • Embracing testing, quality assurance, and frequent releases

Qualifications & Experience

    • BSc/MSc/PhD degree in Computer Science or a related field or equivalent work experience
    • Strong JavaScript proficiency, including TypeScript
    • Proficiency in Node.js and express.js or nest.js 
    • Knowledge of event-driven, serverless computing platforms such as AWS Lambdas
    • Experience with Microservices and GrapghQL
    • Good understanding of fundamental design principles for a scalable application
    • Strong unit test and debugging skills
    • Proficiency in code versioning tools such as Git
    • Strong sense of analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
    • Excellent attention to detail
    • Highly Effective time management and multitasking skills.
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Experience in architecting, designing and implementing large scale systems
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English, German is a plus

Nice to have

    • Knowledge of Cloud Services (especially AWS and related AWS Services)
    • Experience and understanding of CI/CD principles
    • Understanding of Infrastructure as a Code paradigm
    • Familiarity with non-relational databases such as MongoDB, Couchbase, DynamoDB, Cassandra etc.
    • Experience with build tools such as Maven
    • Knowledge of containerized systems and experience with Docker, Swarm and/or Kubernetes
    • Experience with software development tools such as Git, Gerrit, Jenkins, JIRA
    • Prior experience with SCRUM/Agile methodologies
    • Contributions to OpenSource projects
Tell us why you’re the right one to join our team. Apply now through Linkedin or e-mail.