Backend Developer (m/f/d)
Be a part of shaping tomorrow’s EV charging experience creating Europe’s best and most customer-obsessed EV charging company together with the rest of the Mer family. Come join us to shape the journey ahead!
Mer is a leading European EV charging company with business units in Norway, Sweden, Germany, and UK. Our mission is to make sustainable electric mobility easy and accessible for everyone. We are now looking to recruit a Backend Developer.
Mer is active in all charging segments from public, work-place, depot, on-street, to home charging. We have a leading position in Norway and Sweden, and a growing position in Germany and the UK. The group is a result of targeted acquisitions and consolidation of successful charging start-ups in four countries and has an expansive European strategy. The companies operate independently, but recently centralized its IT employees under one umbrella. The Mer Group is owned by the Norwegian company Statkraft, Europe's largest renewable energy producer. As a part of Mer you will be working with enthusiastic, skilled and ambitious people who care about future generations.
What are your tasks and responsibilities?
Develop our backend services empowering our various web frontends or our users’ charging experience
Write clear and maintainable code
Collaborate closely with the team’s IT Product Manager and other specialists on shaping our customers’ experience
Collaborate with and guide your team members in technical discussions, pair programming, code reviews, and whiteboard sessions
Present your work to our stakeholders in company wide reviews
Who are you?
You own a degree in Computer Science or similar and you have professional experience in software development – having experience in the field of ev charging is definitely a plus.
You are well trained in technologies like Java, Spring Boot, and AWS – experience in using CloudFormation and Terraform is a plus.
You are either familiar with other technologies like auth0, PostgreSQL, ElasticSearch, ActiveMQ or you are eager to learn to work with it.
You deeply care about the quality of your work.
You are able to communicate in a precise and effective manner and in good English and you have basic German knowledge – your direct team communicates in English mainly.
You possess an agile mindset, fast to adapt to constant changes and comfortable with it.
You enjoy working in teams, solving problems together, learning about new technology, and sharing your learnings with others.
What can you expect from us?
An agile and innovative team: We value your opinion and we are feedback-driven
Steep learning curve: An intensive introduction to electromobility, the mobility industry, and electricity markets with an interdisciplinary team with innovative topics
Teamwork: A constructive cooperation (backend, frontend, and other roles) in a relaxed, personal environment based on Scrum
A newly-built, modern office space with a restaurant and a café on the roof terrace as well as with good connection to public transport
What else do we offer?
Open and team-oriented working culture
A personal training budget of 1.500€ per year
Choose your preferred hardware you want to work with
Either public transport ticket or JobRad
A good balance between working in the office and remote work
Ergnomic height adjustable desks in the office
Coffee and fruits at the office
Location: The role will be based in Munich.
We encourage all qualified to apply regardless of gender, ethnicity and functional ability.
For more information, please contact Christopher Siewert on email [email protected] or mobile + 49 175 7623040.
Please submit your application letter including CV in the below form - no later than end of January 2022.