Full-stack Software Engineer (all genders)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Karlsruhe (HQ)

About us
UnderstandAI was founded in 2017 by Marc Mengler and Philip Kessler with the vision in mind to make AI accessible for everyone. To achieve this goal, UnderstandAI is solving the data problem of AI. The tooling and services provided by UnderstandAI enable our customers to get the right data, at the right quality and right quantity to make production grade AI products a reality.

Headquartered in Karlsruhe, our team has grown to more than 50 employees since 2017. We are looking forward to expanding our team. UAI will be a different company a few years from now because our team is going to change it for the better. 

We can’t wait to see what kind of future you choose to build at UAI - so click on the apply now button and together we will solve the data problem of AI!
The role

You will be part of an ambitious team which has fun delivering high-quality software to our customers. As a Full-stack Software Engineer, you are responsible for implementing the front- and backends of our applications. Living the principles of an open-minded developer, you take ownership of the UI and UX of the Product, use your knowledge to write web applications, and build the underlying cloud services. As a team, we build, ship and operate our product to make AI accessible to bring society to the next level.

Your tasks
  • Build next-generation web applications

  • Create a charming user experience within our application

  • Boost our client and server performance 

  • Set up data pipelines, write microservices and automate our business processes

  • Make sure that you write clean, well tested and well-documented code and participate in code-reviews

  • Contribute to our DevOps efforts to build, test, and release software faster and more reliably

  • University degree in Computer Science (or similar) or a strong track record of successfully completed projects

  • Experience with modern TypeScript, Node.js, Python or a similar high-level-language

  • Solid software development skills and a passion for writing great code

  • Pick up the trash mentality, i.e. you raise concerns over code-quality or lacking test cases and fix problems once you see them

  • Practical experience with microservices as well as experience designing large and scalable software systems are a bonus

  • Familiarity with the full web stack is a bonus

What we offer
  • A crucial role in a young, dynamic, and fast-growing team

  • A work environment that fosters trust, respect, and feedback

  • An onboarding buddy to integrate you smoothly into our team

  • Productivity and improvement time between the development sprints

  • A mentor helping you with your personal goals, technical progress in general and your software engineering skills in particular

  • Free snacks, drinks, and the option join activities like hiking, climbing or board game nights

  • Competitive salary, flexible working hours, work from home

Our tech stack
  • Frontend: EcmaScript2017+, TypeScript, Vue.js, Vuex, Three.js, webpack, Babel

  • Backend: TypeScript, Node.js, Express, MongoDB, Docker, Kubernetes

Your application

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