Fullstack Developer Product (m/f/d)

Date: May 24, 2023

Location: Berlin, DE, 10117 Schöneck, DE, 08261 Köln/Cologne, DE, 50968 Sankt Ingbert, DE, 66386 Chemnitz, DE, 09112 DE CZ Jena, DE, 07743

Company: gksoftware

GK is a leading global software developer and provider of standard and cloud-based solutions for the retail industry, with over 500,000 retail and payment installations in more than 60 countries. At GK, more than 1.100 employees worldwide work on solutions for an all-encompassing shopping experience, improving the relationship between customers and retailers every day. GK is a hidden champion headquartered in Schöneck in the Vogtland region of Germany, but has locations in Berlin, Paris and Johannesburg while maintaining a presence in 13 further international locations. Together, GK develops groundbreaking technologies for the retail industry of today and tomorrow. 


Locations: Berlin, Cologne, Chemnitz, Home Office (Germany), Jena, Pilsen (CZ), Schoeneck (Vogtland), St. Ingbert



We are looking for a full stack developer who is passionate about Cloud development to join our interdisciplinary and international team. Besides participation in exciting projects, you will have the opportunity to work with a state-of-the-art cloud tech stack. 


Your responsibilities 

  • Realization of user-friendly front-end solutions using Java, TypeScript, HTML and CSS in an agile development team. 

  • Development and implementation of micro services using Docker / Kubernetes. 

  • Continuous optimization and maintenance of existing solutions and layouts regarding usability, performance and design. 

  • Execution of (unit) tests and code reviews to ensure the highest possible software quality. 

  • Supporting the creation of technical documentation. 

  • Close cooperation in an international team and with different departments 



Your profile 

  • Successfully completed studies in computer science or a comparable education with a corresponding background. 

  • Minimum 2 years of experience in frontend and backend development with knowledge of Java/EE, JavaScript/TypeScript, Vue.js Git, HTML, CSS technologies. 

  • Experience with web services and Open API/ Swagger, YAML, JWT, OAuth2 

  • Knowledge in: Eclipse, Spring Boot, Apache Kafka, Maven, JUnit, CI / CD, Clean Code 

  • Experience with unit and end-2-end testing and relevant frameworks. 

  • Independent way of working as well as a high motivation to develop your field of activity. 

  • Very good command of English, German would be a plus. 



We offer
  • GK enables you to work from home at any time
  • We put emphasis on a long-term and trustful cooperation by offering permanent employment relationships with flexible working hours
  • Performance-related and individual bonus payments depending on the area of activity
  • Company car policy and free parking at our locations with good public transport connections
  • Lease a maximum of 3 bikes up to a total value of €9,000
  • An international working environment as well as a cooperative working climate with space for own ideas, creativity and concepts
  • Turn your friends into colleagues: recommend a new employee and receive a referral bonus of €3,000 net
  • Develop yourself professionally and personally through our own GK Academy and e-learning offerings
  • Leasing of the latest Hardware for the private usage as part of our employee PC program. We make sure that your job-related equipment is ready for you for a smooth start from the first day of work
  • Discounts offered through our corporate benefits program
  • Location-related preventive measures (running groups, online sports courses, massage, blood donation appointments, health day
  • Advantageous everyday life facilitations while you are in the office, such as parcel and bread roll service, pharmacy delivery service and much more
  • Internal restaurant, bouldering and climbing wall, in-house kindergarden “Pixel” on the campus site at our headquarter in Schoeneck (Saxony) as well as a wide range of culinary offerings at the other locations
  • Spend time with your colleagues outside the office at our many company events
  • Read more about our Active Balance Program