Software Engineer


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Software Engineer



Job description

Who are we?We are Penneo, and we are on a mission to scale!At Penneo, we want to build a world where you can trust the way businesses do business.Penneo combines digital signing and Know Your Customer (KYC) workflows into a single platform that streamlines critical business processes for anti-money-laundering regulated B2B companies.Founded in Copenhagen and operating throughout Europe, Penneo is fast becoming the go-to platform for companies looking to save time on administrative tasks while ensuring complete regulatory compliance and peace of mind for themselves and their clients.Following our listing on Nasdaq Copenhagen Main Market in April 2022, we are now more than ever in a position to execute our European expansion strategy and scale our operations to maximize value to our existing and future customers.Who are we looking for?At Penneo, we are always looking to forge new long-term relationships with people who resonate with our culture and values and are passionate about getting Penneo to the next level.Do you want to be part of it?We are currently seeking a Software Engineer who will focus on developing and maintaining backend systems for our products, influencing the core architecture that drives our applications and services.You will report to our Engineering Manager and have the rest of our awesome Engineering Teams as your closest collaborators.This is a full-time position at our Penneo HQ in Copenhagen, Denmark.What would be your responsibilities?

  • Develop and maintain backend services and APIs that are robust, scalable, and secure with attention to quality and testability.
  • Assist in maintaining and enhancing the CI/CD pipeline to ensure smooth and efficient deployment processes.
  • Work effectively with cross-functional teams, including designers, product managers, and other engineers.
  • Continuously work on improving the code quality, system design, and processes.
  • Participate in code reviews and provide constructive feedback to peers.

You will also be expected to:

  • Maintain comprehensive documentation for backend systems.
  • Support the design of new features focusing on reliable uptime and robust error handling.
  • Comply with data privacy regulations and standards during implementation.

What makes you a great match?We believe that the following traits and experiences are essential for becoming successful in this role, and it is the basis upon which we assess candidates. However, we acknowledge that talent takes many forms, and we would still like to hear from you, even if you don’t think you match all the points below.

  • Some backend development experience, with skills in RESTful API design and programming languages like Java/Kotlin, PHP, or Node.js.
  • Familiarity with both SQL and NoSQL database technologies.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities, capable of understanding complex software architectures.
  • A collaborative and communicative mindset, adept at working in a fast-paced and evolving environment.
  • Curiosity about new technologies and methodologies with a willingness to explore innovative solutions.
  • Enjoys being part of a positive team atmosphere and appreciates a multicultural environment.

How will this role progress?During the 1st month, you will:

  • Familiarize yourself with the team, tools, and technologies used in our projects.
  • Complete onboarding sessions with key departments to grasp workflows and company culture.
  • Start contributing to minor bug fixes and feature enhancements to familiarize yourself with our codebase.
  • Begin participating in the planning and implementation phases of new features.

Within 3 months, you will:

  • Be fully integrated into our team and participate in major feature builds.
  • Take on more significant projects as part of our ongoing feature development.
  • Have the opportunity to suggest improvements to our current systems.

Within 6 months, you will:

  • Assist in mentoring junior engineers and participate actively in design and code review sessions.
  • Contribute to a complete cycle of a major product feature, from conception to deployment.
  • Play a supportive role in strategic planning for the next phases of our API and Identity solutions.

What we offer

  • Flexible work environment: schedule your own working hours, between office and remote work.
  • Equipment of your choice: we want to enable you to do your best work, and we know that having the right tools makes a huge difference.
  • Private health insurance and massage scheme
  • Paid parental leave
  • 30 days of vacation per year
  • Social gatherings: team events and Friday bars, as well as a yearly company trip (this year, we went to France together)
  • Employee share scheme
  • …and other benefits like internet reimbursement, pension scheme, and employee referral program.

By now, we hope you’re sitting with a smile on your face, ready to apply and contribute to the Penneo adventure.Best of success with your application!We are screening and interviewing on an ongoing basis. If you are interested in any of our roles, please do not hesitate to submit your application.Penneo is an equal-opportunity employer. All aspects of employment, hiring, and promotion are based on merit and business needs. We do not discriminate based on race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, or expression.Please be aware that if hired, as part of our Background check, we require a copy of your criminal record. We do that to ensure that we remain a trusted service provider and partner as well as to comply with relevant compliance requirements such as ISO27001.

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Wed, 08 May 2024 00:34:16 GMT

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