Senior Backend Engineer

Hybrid from Porto or Hamburg
We are on a mission to advance the world’s transition to an efficient, sustainable and ethical society. To that end, we have created the world’s most advanced shipping container combined with a suite of SaaS container technologies. These containers reduce operational efficiencies, provide full visibility, and help significantly to reduce CO2 emissions.

At AELER, you will be joining a multicultural and multi technical team of experts driven by their mission. We work on everything from logistics innovation, materials to electronics and artificial intelligence. We care about science, about quality products and about bringing value to the world.

Responsibilities: As part of the Digital Team, you’ll be...

  • Improve existing tooling to ensure product maintenance and automate more QA
  • Participate in translating business requirements into technical actionables
  • Guide & mentor the team to provide elegant and simple solutions to complex problems
  • Maintain low tech-debt with documentation

Experience: To flourish in this role, you’ll need...

  • Must have
  • At least 7 years of experience (ideal 10 years)with a strong command of Javascript and Typescript
  • Knowledge of distributed computing and data storage systems
  • Demonstrated experience with building solid, testable, and maintainable clean code
  • Understanding of queues and stream processing
  • Proficiency in Docker, and general UNIX admin
  • Business fluent English in both speaking and writing

  • Nice to have
  • Familiar with functional programming and micro-services
  • Previous experience with identity management/access control (OIDC(OAuth)
  • Efficiency working in an impactful, collaborative environment
  • You have set up, or participated in the setting up of SaaS products in the past
  • You are familiar with logistics

Benefits: At Aeler you will...

  • Join a team of talented individuals who believe in Aeler’s mission
  • Get stock options in a promising technology scale-up 
  • Work in a hybrid workspace with minimal hierarchy
  • Travel to yearly company retreats where you’ll meet all the Aelerians
  • Take part in training that supports both professional and personal growth
  • Enjoy 25 vacation days per year + national public holidays
  • Experience a good work/life-balance. We put humans beings first!