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๐Ÿ‘พ Backend Engineer - Framework (m/f/d)

for the joy of work

We believe in work that everyone in the team enjoys. That's why weโ€™re giving our best to make busy-work and organisational chaos a thing of the past.

With awork we provide the digital workspace teams need to make dreams come true and pave the way for a more joyful world of work. โœจ

So with your work at awork, you make life for other teams out there a little bit better every day. ๐Ÿ’œ

We strive to reach high and have ambitious goals. Some call it crazy, but we believe that 100,000 teams will be using awork by 2030. ๐Ÿš€.

As a backend engineer on the Framework team, you are part of the product delivery team (backend engineering, frontend engineering, product development) and are constantly developing our product further. The Framework team provides the foundations of our application, such as infrastructure, authentication, multi-tenancy, notifications and other shared features and components.

We guarantee one thing: No boredom. There is no shortage of ideas, a desire for cool projects and exciting insights waiting to be discovered - and we also have the best team.

What are you waiting for? ๐Ÿ˜‰ ย We look forward to getting to know you!


Our Product

With awork we provide the digital workspace teams need to make dreams come true and pave the way for a more joyful world of work.

Take a look, you can sign up for free and see what we are working on ๐Ÿ‘‰ www.awork.com


  • C# .NET Core 8.0 microservices
  • Kubernetes on Microsoft Azure
  • Docker
  • SQL Server
  • Redis
  • Service Bus
  • Elasticsearch
  • Terraform
  • Datadog, Jaeger, Github, Sentry

This is You

  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in backend development, preferably in a SaaS environment
  • Experienced in Modern .NET Framework and C# or a similar framework
  • Experience with cloud native applications and microservices
  • Proficient in API modeling and testing
  • Experience with relational databases (e.g., SQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL) and NoSQL databases (e.g., MongoDB) is a plus
  • Ability to work in a team, participate in technical and product discussions
  • Self-motivated, structured and eager to tackle challenging issue

What You Will Do

  • Developing and maintaining high-performance backend solutions for our product
  • Creating technical concepts and architectural designs for features and components
  • Designing and implementing APIs for communication between frontend and backend systems
  • Conducting unit tests to ensure the robustness and scalability of the software
  • Continuous optimization of code quality, performance, and security
  • Responsibility for the design and implementation of database structures and queries
  • Close collaboration with the development team to understand requirements and develop technical solutions

What You Can Expect

  • MacBook Pro (or something equivalent โ€“ your choice ๐Ÿ˜‰) which you can also use privately
  • A motivated team that gives everything every day for our great product
  • Flexible work hours, hybrid and remote work possible (CET+/-2)
  • Lots of possibilities to participate or contribute to the company culture, the working environment and the product roadmap
  • Modern working place in the center of Hamburg with lots of amenities like fresh coffee, bio fruits, soft drinks, team spaces and regular team events
  • For remote team members: local employment contracts through Employer of Record
  • Onboarding and team events in Hamburg



Perks & benefits
@ awork Nice!

Work your way
Full flexibility
Home office? Remote work? Co-working? Workation? Night owl? All welcome!
Receive your fair share
Great salary & virtual shares
We pay competitive salaries and offer a virtual share program for everyone.
Enjoy a productive setup
Top equipment & awesome office
We offer newest, high-end equipment and an office with all sorts of amenities.

Our 4 step hiring flow๐Ÿš€


Intro call

Nice to meet you! Following your application, the first step is a 30-minute call aimed at getting to know each other and aligning expectations for the role.


Role related interview

Round two! During this stage, youโ€™ll meet the team lead and possibly some team members, to discuss your career, skills, and ideas. This will also involve revisiting a hands-on task that you completed before.


Meet the founders

The final step! In this stage, you will meet two of our founders and chat about our values, team cluture, the awork environment, and our overall vision.


Receive an offer

Yeah! Weโ€™d love to work with you (and hope that you feel the same way about joining us). We'll make a concrete offer that you can, of course, refuse, but shouldn't ;-)