Senior Software Developer – Fullstack (Node.js / React)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin

About us

CODE is a newly-founded private university of applied sciences that is embedded into the vibrant network of Berlin’s digital economy. At the core of our study programs is a self-directed project-based learning concept. Together with a network of partner organizations, our goal is to provide students with practical, real-world, and digitally-oriented education and the ability to face the technological and social changes and challenges of tomorrow.

We have a strong commitment to our community, to supporting and learning from each other, to development, and to building a healthy work atmosphere. CODE values different perspectives and is committed to a respectful, inclusive and diverse work environment.

About Working At CODE

CODE’s atmosphere is creative and dynamic with an international team in the heart of Berlin. We value your strengths and will support you with your professional development as well as a fair compensation and some fun additions. Most importantly, joining CODE means being a part of a passionate team who is shaping the future of higher education. 

CODE values different perspectives and is committed to a respectful and inclusive work environment and encourages people of all genders, backgrounds, and origins to apply.  


About the Role

As the Senior Software Developer, you co-lead the Learning Platform team to create the digital infrastructure for our innovative learning concept and structure at CODE. 
This role will be driving this project forward through providing clear and deliberate project direction, contributing to the strategy of the platform and calmly guiding and teaching more junior employees while still writing code yourself. You will own the architectural decisions for the team, working closely with all team members to create a modular, scalable solution that provides the best study experience for our students, enabling them to acquire new competencies and mindsets over the course of their studies.


 Your time will be split as follows
  • 70% Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve software
  • 30% Design and improve the architecture and infrastructure for this platform
We are looking for someone who
  • Has experience with project management and defining project scope
  • Is comfortable making architecture decisions
  • Is able to code and architect back and front end solutions in Node & React (Typescript), bonus points for experience with GraphQL and Prisma(2)
  • Familiar with production Cloud / DevOps environments (AWS)
  • Is passionate about learning and education, inspiring teammates to reach their
 potential
  • Embraces a culture of trust, free thought, and complete transparency

We are looking forward to hearing from you!

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