Senior Java BackEnd Developer / eGym GmbH / Berlin Full time

Senior Java BackEnd Developer / eGym GmbH
Berlin / Full time

eGym develops, manufactures and sells advanced software and hardware products for the fitness market. We develop electronic fitness machines and mobile applications connected to our cloud infrastructure. Our iPad app allows the trainers to support the members more effectively by giving them access to workout schedules and training results. Users are enabled to track their training progress using our fitness machines and mobile apps.

Challenges you will solve

  • Typical tasks involve work on the API, design of backend functionalities and their architecture, decision making on technology and putting them into production
  • You choose the right tools to solve these challenges, with a great degree of freedom in how to architect your solutions. This includes optimal use of the latest choice of technologies in e.g. microservices, containers, databases and new programming languages and best practices (e.g. TDD, Code reviews, continuous delivery)
  • Developers’ responsibility does not end with design and implementation, but also includes running services and taking end-to-end responsibility. This includes DevOps tasks in our cloud-based infrastructure using technologies such as Docker, Kubernetes and Google Compute Engine

Why you will be successful

  • You are holding a master’s degree in a relevant technical field or gained comparable knowledge and creating great software is what makes you happy
  • You bring at least 3-5 years of practical experience in the Java development or other JVM-based languages
  • You feel comfortable with Linux both on servers and workstations and appreciate test-driven design as well as test automation
  • You know your way around best practices, tools and frameworks to effectively deliver RESTful web services, efficient data storage and great software in general
  • On a team level you enjoy working in an agile style, continuously improving on the development workflows on the tech and non-tech side

What makes us special

  • Learn to work with bleeding edge technologies and expand your knowledge about e.g. Kubernetes, Docker, Play Framework, Guice dependency injection, Hibernate, NoSQL databases and more
  • Freely assign 10% of your time to own business-related projects during eGym Innovation Weeks

How to apply?

Apply now, including your Cover Letter, CV, References in one PDF file and specifying the job ID #349. 


Contact person

Alexandra Stangl