We're Celonis, the global leader in execution management and process mining technology, and one of the 50 most valuable private companies in the world. We believe that every company can unlock its full execution capacity - and for that, we need you to join us.

Celonis is looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to improve and support our major on-premises process mining application, implement useful API methods and increase the stability, reliability, quality and customer success of our on-premises software continuously. Our Java applications are built on the most recent Java 11 JDK, the modern frameworks and libraries, like Spring (Boot), Hibernate, Apache commons, Guava, so expertise in these areas is highly desirable.

The work you’ll do:

  • Taking ownership of the full product lifecycle: investigating, implementing, building and delivery to customers
  • Support and maintain the project stability and security, update dependencies, implement new standards and protocols
  • Increase the reliability of our software continuously
  • Support on-premises customers in their path migrating to the modern cloud-based Celonis EMS platform
  • Improving & automating our development processes
  • Assisting Level 3 Support for customers investigating and resolving complex problems
  • Technical leading and guiding the project team

The qualifications you need:

  • 7+ years of experience in building JAVA web applications professionally
  • Experience in Spring Boot and Hibernate
  • Write clear, understandable and testable code with continuous focus on stability and maintainability
  • Solid in  good REST APIs experience
  • High-level understanding of domain, product and architecture
  • Able to solve complex problems with limited supervision
  • Good communicative skills, experience in small engineering team leading
  • Able to supervise and coach junior and mid-level colleagues
  • Excellent English skills
  • Highly desired:
    • Experience on working face-to-face with to support them resolving complex technical issues
    • Experience in Windows and Linux OS management, knowing standard tools, commands, services and permissions management, debugging and profiling tools, reading application and system logs
    • Experience profiling and debugging in web browsers (debugging JS calls, tracing network calls, exporting sessions)
    • Knowledge of common enterprise integration tools and protocols (SSO, SAML, web SSL, JDBC configuration)

What Celonis can offer you:

  • The unique opportunity to work within a new category of technology, Execution Management
  • Investment in your personal growth and skill development (clear career paths, internal mobility opportunities, L&D platform, mentorships, and more)
  • Great compensation and benefits packages (stock options, generous time off, family leave from day one, and more)
  • Mental well-being support (mindfulness tools such as Headspace, virtual events and more)
  • A global and growing team of Celonauts from diverse backgrounds to learn from and work with an open-minded culture with innovative, autonomous teams
  • Employee resource communities to help you feel connected, valued and seen (Women@Celonis, Parents@Celonis, Pride@Celonis, Resilience@Celonis, and more)
  • A clear set of company values that guide everything we do: Live for Customer Value, The Best Team Wins, We Own It, and Earth Is Our Future


About Us

Celonis reveals and fixes inefficiencies businesses can’t see, enabling them to perform at levels they never thought possible. Powered by its market-leading process mining core, the Celonis Execution Management System provides a full set of platform capabilities for business executives and users to eliminate billions in corporate inefficiencies, provide better customer experience and reduce carbon emissions. Celonis has thousands of implementations with global customers and is headquartered in Munich, Germany and New York City, USA with more than 23 offices worldwide.

Celonis is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment and equal opportunity in all aspects of employment. We will not tolerate any unlawful discrimination or harassment of any kind. We make all employment decisions without regard to race/ethnicity, color, sex, pregnancy, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, transgender status, national origin, citizenship status, religion, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other factor protected by applicable anti-discrimination laws.  As a US federal contractor, we are committed to the principles of affirmative action in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.  Different makes us better.

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