starfish: Experienced Java / Kotlin Backend-Engineer

Latin America Only

Headquarters: Ulm, Germany

ūüĖĖ Hey we are Markus and Judith, the founders of

Our company is a consulting and digital product engineering agency with headquarters in Ulm, Germany.
All our services are build around integrated remote-teams. We are looking for talented senior engineers who have about 5+ years of experience in Java to join one of our passionate development teams. The team builds backend service components for banking and payment industry.

Our teams consist of about 4-5 experienced engineers and about 2 quality assurance experts. In this team, you will be working on Java (Spring) and Kotlin (http4k) backend service that involves fairly complicated integration work to other services. The implemented services are operated on a Kubernetes infrastructure using typical cloud-native (e.g. 12 factor) approaches.

You're a perfect fit if you...
  • ‚Ķare not representing a company
  • ‚Ķare a badass backend engineer
  • ...have experiences in payment and banking industry
  • ‚Ķare self-disciplined
  • ‚Ķhave a great work ethic and love to learn new things
  • ‚Ķhave strong communication skills
  • ‚Ķhave the expected qualification and engineering skills

Qualification and engineering Skills
  • Java (Spring Framework)
  • and/or Kotlin (http4k)
  • Postgresql
  • Service Architecture

Our offer is:
  • Flexibility and Trust
  • Remote work
  • Long term relationship in the starfish network
  • Team management and coaching support all time


We are 100% remote and you can basically work from everywhere you feel most productive and happy.  The customer is located in Europe so a substantial coverage of Europe's business hours (3+/- hours) will be very helpful to gain traction. But we also have colleagues in Argentina and Brazil.

Our hiring process:
  1. Apply ūüėé
  2. Cultural fit interview
  3. Technical deep dive
  4. Paid Trial (approx. 1 month)
  5. Offer
We only accept applications from individuals.  Any request or application from companies will not be processed.

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