Senior Backend Software Engineer

  • Development

Senior Backend Software Engineer

Job description

Imagine creating cutting-edge consumer-facing technology within the traffic industry, while increasing the safety of the daily rides of thousands of people. Would you be interested in doing so by joining one of the most successful startups in Denmark? Then Saphe is the place to go!


🔍 We are looking for…

… a Senior Backend Software Engineer. More specifically your role includes that you:

  • Produce amazing user experience by making high quality software with unit tests and code reviews
  • Design scalable, efficient and robust backend features
  • Define domain architecture and contribute to the overall system architecture
  • Apply proper engineering practices to structure, plan and execute tasks in an international and cross-functional team
  • Develop tooling for testing and development productivity

We expect you to 1) have 5+ years of relevant work experience with backend software engineering including architecture, 2) be experienced with C# and .NET for server-side applications, 3) hold an MSc. degree or higher degree within Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent, and 4) be based in commutable distance to our office in Aalborg.

While not necessary, any experience with Geospatial data, PostgreSQL/PostGIS and processing of real-time data shared between hundreds of thousands of users, as well as experience with microservices, Docker, Kubernetes, Google Cloud Platform, ASP.NET Core, gRPC, REST API, Security Architecture or Secure Coding is looked favorably upon.


🏆 We offer…

… you the opportunity to play with the latest tech, learn new skills, sharpen your existing ones, and make a difference in a rapidly growing company. Furthermore, we offer:

  • An attractive compensation package including pension and health insurance
  • Perks incl. daily lunch, team breakfasts on Fridays, massages and several team building activities across the year (plus lots of gaming nights with the engineering team)
  • Hardware of your own choice
  • A skilled international and cross-functional environment while enjoying an office view of Limfjorden
  • Access to our own spinning cycles, pool table and table tennis


🚀 About Saphe

Saphe is a technology company based in Aalborg and founded in 2015. Today we are a team of 23 colleagues working together to improve road safety and mobility in new and innovative ways. Our vision is “to become the leading digital traffic community”. With nearly 700,000 units shipped, our product is installed in 25% of all Danish vehicles. And with new products in development and undergoing international market expansion our journey has only just started.


💻 Engineering at Saphe

As an engineer in our team, you will contribute to increased road safety and mobility. Our community of engaged drivers share information about mobile speed traps, dangers on the roads and much more. To augment the community generated information, we incorporate algorithms and third-party information to significantly reduce the risk of fines and to improve the road safety and mobility. All this information is processed and presented in real-time to our end-users in our mobile apps and by our Saphe devices.


💼Apply Now

Deadline for applying is January 17th, 2020. Applications are reviewed on ongoing basis. Please do not hesitate to reach out to us if you have any questions. Contact HR Manager Inger-Marie Sørensen (+4525850822 / or R&D Team Lead Klaus Dahl Kristiansen (+4521943992 /