Junior Backend Developer


Thu Jan 24 2019

Munchen, Germany (Visa Sponsor)Full-time


Join our team as a Junior Backend Engineer and take an active role in shaping our engineering culture and the future of our platform. You will work in an effective, autonomous feature-based team, where you will improve your developer skills in a high-impact driven environment. You will be involved in the full cycle of feature development (from conceptualization to maintenance), and learn about architecture of of our complex, mission-critical HR Operating System.

Your Profile

  • Experience with one of the popular Web MVC frameworks (Laravel preferred), and SQL-based relational database design
  • Object Oriented design skills
  • Driven by impact. You are eager to create customer value whatever it takes, and learn best-practice engineering skills on the way
  • Proactive problem solver. You are willing to leave code and processes in a better shape than when you first encountered them
  • Teamplayer. You are passionate about working with talented teammates. Your heart beats for receiving and giving feedback, to grow both personally and as an engineer
  • Strong written and spoken English (level B2/C1 on a CEFR scale)
  • Willing to relocate - position onsite-only in Munich

Why Personio

  • Relocation support to Munich, Germany
  • Market-proven, well-funded and fast growing company ($54.3M funding acquired to date)
  • Direct impact on the daily work of tens of thousands of users
  • Creative environment with talented and ambitious team members from more than 15 countries
  • High-end hardware, noise-cancelling headphones
  • 1.500 EUR of development budget per year for attending conferences, courses, buying books
  • Regular team events, including office dinners, skiing trips, and parties
  • Unu electric scooter of your choice as "company car" (see http://www.unumotors.com) or an additional payment for a yearly public transportation ticket
  • 26 paid vacation days, and 3 days of home office per month
  • Weekly German language courses

About Personio

Enabling Better Organizations.

Personio is a fast growing HR SaaS start-up based in Munich. It offers a holistic HR and applicant management software designed for companies with 10 to 1000 employees. Personio plays a critical role in making the day-to-day operations of more than 900 HR teams more efficient and transparent. We are a bunch of fun, international people striving to build the leading one-stop HR platform in Europe.


  • 1500€ per year for attending conferences, courses, buying books
  • UNU Electric scooter or a monthly public transport ticket subsidy
  • Creative, agile environment with members from more than 23 countries
  • Flexible working models
  • High-end Hardware (e.g. MacBooks, noise-canceling headphones)
  • Regular team events (e.g. office dinners, skiing trips, parties)
  • Weekly German language course
  • Potential employee stock options