Open to rethinking things at Grover? 

Grover is the new choice for renting or financing tech products. We offer a simple, monthly subscription model for the tech you love. We’re the first financing company whose main focus is the circular economy, breaking the barrier between ownership and usage: rethinking things. For a small monthly fee, private customers, as well as businesses, get access to a wide assortment of tech products at a fraction of the purchase price.

We're on a mission to reinvent consumption and to make innovative technology accessible to everyone. As a member of the CE100 group of leading companies in the circular economy worldwide, we’re at the forefront of reducing e-waste and establishing a more sustainable way of using products. To date, we’ve raised over €300 million in equity and debt financing from investors including Samsung, Commerzbank, and Global Founders Capital. LinkedIn ranked Grover as one of the top 10 hottest startups to work for in Germany in 2019 and 2020.

Due to growth and international expansion, we are looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to join our talented team in Berlin.  The role set-up can be remote, or onsite depending on what you prefer. 

We are hiring for different squads at the moment (role creations), with a lot of space for ownership and growth. Our Software Engineers often describe our projects as complex - but fun !

As a Sr. Software Engineer, you will:

  • Develop new features working with cross-functional squads, within a distributed team
  • Use creative thinking - we are building most of our features from scratch
  • Create new services and APIs 
  • Use your expertise to scale our architecture
  • Have ownership to suggest and implement your own ideas
  • Solve complex, but fun, technical challenges
  • Share your knowledge introducing new frameworks and languages to the team 
  • Participate in the creation of our engineering culture, build frameworks for our engineering processes

You care about:

  • Ownership: you easily communicate ideas, implement them, and take responsibility for your actions
  • Helping others: sharing knowledge with your colleagues is on top of your priorities
  • Fast-paced startups: you love adapting to different situations, and you know how and when to iterate fast and with high quality
  • Our product: you believe in our vision, and are willing to give your best to build the future of Grover

We are looking for a passionate Sr. Software Engineer with:

  • 5+ years of experience as a Software Engineer in complex environments
  • Hands-on experience with our tech stack (Javascript, Node.js, Typescript or React)
  • Background building high-scalable applications 
  • Experience working with a service-oriented environment with different system integrations
  • Experience in distributed systems environment using Kafka
  • Excellent knowledge of relational databases, especially PostgreSQL
  • Experience with infrastructures using Docker, Terraform and AWS
  • Ecommerce, Fintech, or Retail experience is a plus

Our Tech Stack:

  • Typescript (for new services), Javascript, Python, Ruby
  • Node.js (Express and Nest) 
  • React.js (Redux)
  • GraphQL, REST 
  • Kafka 
  • AWS: EC2, Lambdas, Terraform, Cloudwatch, Redshift
  • ElasticSearch

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary and benefits.
  • Flexible working hours combined with a semi-remote work structure. Office? Remote? Figure out the balance that works best for you.
  • Entrepreneurial responsibilities and upward career growth.
  • Engaging, open office located in central Berlin.
  • Diverse global team of 40 nationalities (and counting)! Genuinely the nicest group of colleagues who will soon become friends.
  • Team events, Grover tech discounts, and expanding perks.

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