Backend Architect (f/m/d)

Munich, Hannover, Ludwigsburg

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Our Profile

collaboration Factory AG is a trendsetting software company aiming to revolutionize the enterprise software solutions market. Using our concentrated knowledge, professional expertise and a new business model, we develop compelling software solutions in communities for business communities.

The game changer is cplace, our extraordinary platform for Next Generation Project Management, which is currently used by all German car manufacturers. With our approach, we are among the top three at the German Founder Award (Deutscher Gründerpreis). We are curious to try out new approaches, to make the impossible possible. Despite our success, we are at the beginning of our vision. Be part of it!

Your tasks

  • You will be deeply involved in transforming the cplace core - which is the foundation of the cplace platform and ecosystem - into a scalable cloud solution.
  • Understand the core of cplace at a deep level, which is the foundation of our business. 
  • Are responsible for the architecture of our backend core and make sure that the core meets growing demands
  • Help and advise our tech leads to make sound architectural decisions
  • Propose and communicate architectural decisions, standards, and patterns together with the tech leads and evaluate new technologies or products
  • Provide experienced technical leadership
  • Accountable for platform features, from prioritization to design to release
  • Own the entire software development lifecycle - problem definition, design, development
  • You will be very close to the development squads - 70% technical leadership and 30% hands-on development

What we expect

  • 10+ years of experience building large data-centric applications, and a deep architectural understanding of the inner workings
  • You have a proven track record of bigger technology and/or refactoring projects
  • Strong database fundamentals, conceptual understanding of database paradigms as well as expertise with SQL and NoSQL, performance, schema design, replication, and sharding
  • Expert knowledge in Java 11 and/or 17 - your experiences with Spring/Spring Boot would be an advantage
  • Intense curiosity, willingness to question, and passion for solving hard technical problems and making systems better
  • You have a hands-on, doer mentality
  • English is a Must - German is a (big) Plus
This is what we offer
Flexible work model & remote work option
Room for creativity and co-creation in our #bestteam
Competitive salary & 30 days vacation
Benefits like Qualitrain, Jobrad & Corporate benefits
Amazing team- and company events
Modern & central offices in Munich, Ludwigsburg and Hannover
Hardware of your choice
Excellent development and career opportunities
Tech Stack

Angular, Nx, PrimeNG, Storybook, Cypress, Jest


Java 17, Spring Boot, Custom ORM, Elasticsearch, Hazelcast for Cluster-Operation


Development in IntelliJ, CircleCI for continuous integration, GitHub, Node.js-based build tools


Agile development, pair programming, and code reviews at PR level

What now?

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