About the Company

Affinidi is a technology company dedicated to changing data ownership for good. We empower businesses and individuals with control and ownership of their data, with a comprehensive approach to managing their holistic identity – accounting for all aspects of their digital footprint while ensuring privacy and security.

Affinidi’s technology enables users to benefit from decentralised digital identity solutions. We believe that everyone has the right to own and control their data, and we are committed to creating a trusted digital credentials ecosystem that empowers businesses and individuals to securely exchange data and services across borders and industries.


About the role:

We are in search of a self-motivated, solution-oriented and experienced Senior Software Engineer (Backend Focus) to join our Affinidi Elements team. In this role, you will work with global peers on teams dedicated to areas of the product portfolio, from the product, design, infrastructure, architecture, and back/front-end engineering teams. You will be responsible for building high-quality multi-platform application where your expert technical skills will intersect with passion and customer obsession providing the best user experience.

Our work culture at Affinidi is shaped by the following tenets:  

  • We are unapologetically customer-focused
  • We invest in cultures and teams to enable high performance
  • We embrace experimentation and build fast
  • We have the courage to be misunderstood
  • We work together to unlock data

What’s in it for you:

  • Support the entire application lifecycle (concept, design, test, release and support) 
  • Actively collaborate with globally distributed teams of engineers, designers and product managers 
  • Own medium-large features end-to-end, gather specific requirements and suggest solutions. 
  • Develop secure, performant and scalable backend services and REST APIs
  • Contribute to frontend UI development 
  • Ensure product quality by writing automated tests 
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams and peers on larger projects

You will be a great match if you:

  • You have 5+ years of experience in web development 
  • You are a passionate developer across both front and back-end with extensive experience using Javascript, Typescipt, Node.js and React. 
  • Have experience with performance and optimization problems, and demonstrated ability to both diagnose and prevent such problems
  • Have strong experience of building user-friendly, responsive, efficient, and world-class user experience.
  • Have extensive expertise in cloud computing and native environments (AWS preferred) 
  • Understand design patterns and have working experience in developing and deploying microservices in the cloud, and have a proven track-record in doing so  
  • Are hands-on with REST APIs and are able to apply Test Driven Development principles effectively. 
  • Care about privacy by design, security, testing, high-performance systems 

Bonus points if you:  

  • Have experience with other languages and frameworks (Dart, Flutter, C#, C++, Golang, Rust for example) 
  • Have experience with WebAssembly
  • Have a good understanding of cryptography.

What can you expect from us: 

  • Hybrid working model 
  • Flexible working hours 
  • Unlimited vacation policy 
  • Competitive compensation package 
  • Work within international environment 
  • Learning Budget 
  • Mobile Allowance 
  • Home Office Allowance 
  • Urban Sport Membership 

Sounds like you? Apply now! 


Equal Opportunity 

We believe in hiring different and diverse talent and providing a safe space where everyone can share their views without fear, where differences are celebrated, and where no one is left out. Inclusive cultures are the foundation for collaboration and innovation within our team. 

For information about the way Affinidi collects, uses, and discloses your personal data when you submit an application for employment, please refer to the Privacy Notice accessible at https://www.affinidi.com/candidate-privacy-notice. By applying for employment with Affinidi, you acknowledge having read and understood the Privacy Notice, and you consent to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal data submitted to Affinidi in accordance with the Privacy Notice.


Apply for this Job

* Required
resume chosen  
(File types: pdf, doc, docx, txt, rtf)
cover_letter chosen  
(File types: pdf, doc, docx, txt, rtf)

Demographic Questions

We collect demographic information in our application to ensure diversity, equity, and inclusion, fostering an environment where everyone's background and experiences are valued and represented.

I identify myself as (Select one) *

Enter the verification code sent to to confirm you are not a robot, then submit your application.

This application was flagged as potential bot traffic. To resubmit your application, turn off any VPNs, clear the browser's cache and cookies, or try another browser. If you still can't submit it, contact our support team through the help center.