Work at CODE

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

Senior Fullstack Developer (m/f/d)

CODE is a newly-founded private university of applied sciences that is embedded into the vibrant network of Berlin’s digital economy. At the core of our study programs is a self-directed project-based learning concept. Together with a network of partner organizations, our goal is to provide students with practical, real-world, digitally-oriented education and the ability to face the technological and social changes and challenges of tomorrow.

We have a strong commitment to our community, to support and learn from each other, to develop and to build a healthy work atmosphere. CODE values different perspectives and is committed to a respectful, inclusive and diverse work environment.

About the Role

As the Senior Full Stack Developer, you work closely with the Learning Platform team to create an important software platform which supports the innovative learning concept and structure at CODE. In addition to developing code, an important aspect of this role will be to drive this project forward through providing clear and deliberate project direction, contributing to the strategy of the platform and calmly guiding and teaching more junior employees.

You will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • 60-80% of time: Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve software
  • Create the architecture and infrastructure for this platform to become a SaaS solution
  • We are looking for someone who

    • Has experience with project management and defining project scope
    • Is fluent in English
    • Technical requirements are three or more years in the following:
      o React + Typescript
      o Node

    • Has the following personal characteristics:
    • o Practices intellectual humility and accountability for their own work and deliverables
      o Values and fosters Information sharing and collaboration

Who are we

CODE is a creative and dynamic atmosphere in an international team in the heart of Berlin. We welcome and value your strengths and support you with professional development as well as a fair compensation and some fun additions. Most importantly, joining CODE means being a part of a passionate team who is shaping the future of higher education.

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

Who are we looking for?

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