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Backend Engineer (f/m/d)

Berlin, Berlin, Germany
€52,000 - €68,000 EUR yearly
We Offer
  • Truly get to experience working in a flexible, mindful and international team who are driven to improve the quality of lives through mindfulness
  • Mindful, supportive, and safe environment for individuals to grow professionally and personally
  • Innovation time: Dedicated time to learn and innovate by experimenting with latest technologies
  • Regular workshops and team-building events (remote and on-site)
  • Learning budget (books, conferences, etc.)
  • Diverse team from over 10 nationalities
  • Workout perk (Urban Sports Club & EGYM Wellpass)
  • Mental health perk (nilo.health)
  • Daily team meditations as part of the work day
  • Lifetime access to 7Mind plus
  • Snacks, drinks, and fresh fruits at the office
  • Flexible working hours (80%, 90%, or 100% weeks)
  • Flexible home office policy (post-COVID hybrid office/remote working)

  • Competitive salary ranging from €52,000 to €68,000 annually
Your Responsibilities
At 7Mind we're building tools to live a mindful life. Join our product team and help us build the future of mindfulness and beyond.

  • Work on new and existing products
  • Desire to improve the customer experience in known, and unknown, pain points
  • Be part of a cross-functional team working with proven technologies
  • Collaborate with mobile and web developers to understand problems and build solutions
  • Deploy and maintain critical applications - including CI/CD, infrastructure-as-code, and observability tools - in a cloud-native environment
  • Be involved in making architectural decisions and push us to disrupt our status quo
  • Keep in touch with evolving industry trends to help us improve our systems
Your Profile
  • A desire to understand problems before solving them
  • Willing to take and share ownership of parts of the product
  • Strong communication and documentation skills in English
  • 2+ years experience in general backend development
  • An interest in functional programming languages (esp. Elixir)
  • Passion for clean, maintainable and testable code
  • Solid understanding of the full web technology stack (e.g. HTTP, cookies, asset loading, caching, REST, Websocket)
  • A working knowledge of building and managing CI/CD pipelines

  • Prior knowledge of Domain-Driven Design
  • Experience with Elixir (whether in a production environment or from pet projects)
  • Familiarity with Kubernetes administration and configuration
  • Understanding of system administration in Linux environments
  • An interest in mobile and web technologies

Technologies and platforms actively using
  • Elixir (+ Phoenix, Broadway)
  • Kubernetes, PostgreSQL, Google PubSub, OpenTelemetry
  • CI/CD: GitHub Actions + ArgoCD
  • Platforms: Github, Linear, DataDog, Google Cloud, Cloudflare
Technologies and platforms we're using but moving away from
  • Ruby (+ Rails)
  • Kafka, Cassandra, Redis
About us
7Mind empowers people and organizations alike to lead healthy, happy and purpose-driven lives since 2014. With more than 2.5 million downloads to date, 7Mind has become one of Germany's most popular online meditation training and is still growing.

Our goal is to help people pay as much attention to their mental well-being as they do to their physical health. In cooperation with seasoned meditation teachers, as well as healthcare experts, we strive to develop high quality training that provide the easiest access possible to meditation and mindfulness.

We are a Berlin-based start-up in Mitte with a creative, international, and close-knit team of 50 employees.

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