Lead Backend Engineer (Node) – €80,000 - €100,000 – Berlin

Lead Backend Engineer (Node) – €80,000 - €100,000 – Berlin

Job Title: Lead Backend Engineer (Node) – €80,000 - €100,000 – Berlin
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Berlin, Germany
Salary: €80,000 - €100,000
Reference: 25882
Contact Name: David Lawrence
Job Published: July 23, 2021 10:05

Job Description

Lead Backend Engineer (Node) – €80,000 - €100,000 – Berlin

Amicus Recruitment are proud to be working with a fantastic Berlin based, Insure-Tech start-up! They are backed by one of the biggest insurance firms in the world and are about to scale up!

You will join a growing, talented team of 25 engineers! Since they were born 3 years ago, they now have over 60 employees in the business.

Working within a lean, agile setup, you will have a huge impact on the technical direction of the company itself.  

You will take a leading role by owning the business features from inception to production rollout whilst providing technical guidance and mentorship to other team members.]As a team lead you will spend half of your time on strategic planning, hiring and performance reviews of the 6 engineers in your team.

This client is looking to move quickly in making several hires due to the workload demand!


You must have 5 years’ experience in backend development!

You will be competent in the below skills also:

  • NodeJS experience
  • Restful API design
  • Building scalable distributed applications & Microservices
  • SQL & NoSQL Databases
  • Docker, Kubernetes
  • Experience building CI/CD pipelines
  • AWS
  • Agile
  • Good English communication skills


  • Up to €100K depending on experience
  • Flexible hours
  • Share Options
  • Up to 30 days holiday + public holidays
  • Fantastic team culture
  • Plenty of room for personal growth
  • Lots of added extras!

Please send a copy of your most up to date CV to to be considered.