Work at CODE

Are you looking for a new challenge and are ready to change the educational system with us? Stop searching and apply!

Fullstack Developer (m/f/d) Node.js / React

CODE is a newly-founded private university of applied sciences that is embedded into the vibrant network of Berlin’s digital economy. The core of our study programs are real-world projects, accompanied by seminars and workshops with an advanced flipped-classroom concept. Together with a network of industry partners, our goal is to provide students with a practical, real-world, and digitally-oriented education.

You will be building the learning platform that enables CODE students, professors, and staff alike to work together. Together with a tightly knit team of developers, we have to deliver a fully fledged first version covering the core features by August 15, after which we’ll continuously improve and build features that create a fundamentally better learning experience.

Your tasks and responsibilities

will include

  • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve software
  • Manage individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables
  • Create the architecture and infrastructure for this platform to become a SaaS solution

We are offering

  • Work at the most talked about education project in Germany
  • Shape the future of tech education
  • Flexible working times / Remote work after training
  • Workstation / laptop of your choice
  • A wonderful team that is dedicated to our mission to rethink higher education

Required qualifications

  • Fluent english
  • Ability to work independently
  • Experience with Git / Github
  • 3 years of Node.js
  • 3 years of React
  • 3 years with relational databases
  • 1 year with GraphQL (Preferably using Apollo)
  • Experience working in an agile team of developers
  • TDD/ General experience testing react applications (ideally with Jest+react-testing-library)
  • Manage individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables

Preferred qualifications

  • Experience with Typescript
  • Experience in Web security
  • Able to create SaaS architecture and implementation
  • Able to use Docker (and/or kubernetes)
  • Experience with Prisma/GraphCool

Who are we looking for?

CODE values different perspectives and is committed to a respectful, inclusive and diverse work environment and encourages people of all genders, backgrounds, and origins to apply.

We are looking for versatile, dedicated, and widely interested and interesting individuals who are open to learning, to listening with curiosity, and to both giving and receiving feedback as part of routine reflection. We have a strong commitment to our community, to supporting and learning from each other, to development, and to building a familial work atmosphere.

Professor Joana Lemos teaching at CODE University
  • Hands-on mentality

    Just as our learning concept is centered on a challenge-based approach, where students learn by working in transdisciplinary teams, so is our team.

  • Grow with your tasks

    We are not looking for ready made applicants with perfect CVs. What we expect is that you are as excited as we are about CODE and its upcoming milestones.

  • Be a team player

    We are a small team and have to rely on each other. We expect you to bring in your own strength and ask for help when you need it.

  • Be open-minded

    CODE’s community of equals is build around mutual respect and openness towards new ideas and concepts.

Sounds interesting?

Then please don`t wait to contact us – we want to get to know you! Just fill out the form and let us know which position you are interested in. If you have further questions, please write to us at