Backend Engineer

Permanent position




You'll be working on fluid, our brand that we use to develop the intellectual property operating system.



You will work in one of our Data & Technology Streams:
  • Agile delivery teams work closely with the customer and product management to come up with innovative solutions to current problems.
  • Product teams tackle complex technical problems and combine different frameworks and APIs to deliver new products that set standards in terms of usability and performance. 
  • Infrastructure and support teams manage and operate a large number of server instances for our SaaS customers and ensure the highest availability. The focus here is on release management, data migrations, CI/CD pipeline management and operations.
Specifically, you will have the following focus areas:
  • Design, development, operation and support of microservices - end to end.
  • Define application architecture and implement features according to business requirements.
  • Ensure excellent software quality, through code reviews, provision of internal tooling and documentation.
  • Optimisation of performance, stability and maintainability.
  • Close collaboration with product management, content creators and QA.


  • Bachelor's degree or higher in the field of software development, information technology or similar technical focus or comparable practical experience.
  • Ideally 2 - 4 years of professional work experience.
  • Secure programming skills in one or more of the following programming languages: Python and/or Java.
  • Good knowledge of at least one common full-stack web framework, such as Django or Spring Boot.
  • Expert in the use of REST APIs.
  • Experience with messaging & message queue architectures.
  • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Agile development experience (SCRUM)
  • Deep understanding of common data structures and data modelling.
  • Good German and English skills.
  • You should have a passion for writing clean source code and strive to find solutions to complex technical problems.
  • You should be keen to play an active role in the team and to optimise processes and structures on an ongoing basis.

Why us?

By using the latest technologies and software development methods, noventive is redefining the current workflows of an entire industry. To ensure rapid development and growth, we are always looking for new talent to join our Data & Technology team.

It is of great importance to us that we work together as a cohesive international team to find the best possible solutions to complex problems. To this end, we offer a working environment that can be seamlessly integrated into the dynamic daily life of each team member. Specifically, we offer:
  • A modern and motivating corporate culture with flat hierarchies
  • Flexible working hours (we don't track hours, we track results)
  • Free choice of working location (in our office in Munich or flexibly from your own home)
  • Great potential for own development and extensive opportunities for co-creation

About us

We build the Operating System for Intellectual Property. The noventive group consists of a technology company and a patent law firm with various brands and services. Our vision is to protect tomorrow's most innovative ideas with the latest technologies. In doing so, we put the client and the patent attorney at the centre and offer them the best possible services for their everyday life. We achieve this through automation, lean processes and innovative solutions.

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