Who we are 

We simplify wealth creation. Founded in 2014 in Vienna, Austria by Eric Demuth, Paul Klanschek and Christian Trummer, we’re here to help people trust themselves enough to build their financial freedom — for now and the future. Our user-friendly, trade-everything platform empowers both first-time investors and seasoned experts to invest in the cryptocurrencies, crypto indices, stocks*, precious metals and commodities* they want — with any sized budget, 24/7. Our global team works across different cultures and time zones, bringing our products to more than 4 million customers, making us one of Europe’s safest and most secure platforms that powers modern investing.

Headquartered in Austria but operating across Europe, our products are built by fast-moving, talented, “roll-up-your-sleeves-and-make-it-happen” kind of people. It’s these diverse perspectives and innovative minds operating as ONE TEAM that keep Bitpanda at the cutting edge of our industry. So if you’re someone who thinks big, moves fast and wants to make an impact right from day one, then get ready to join our industry-changing team. Let’s go!

Your mission

As a Java Backend Engineer at Bitpanda, you’ll be working in our core trading team to ensure business critical services are developed to be future proof. Whatever brand new services or features you build, you’re ensuring that they can scale into millions and billions of events e.g. transactions.

As a bonus, you get work on new age tech projects, tackling architectural and conceptual challenges, integrating with 3rd party vendors and interface and collaborate with many other Engineers and teams within Bitpanda.

What you’ll do

  • Develop clean, scalable and maintainable solutions for high performance backend systems with event driven architecture hosted on AWS with Kafka.
  • Work closely with QA engineers on ensuring the quality of our codebase with extensive unit, integration and end to end testing. 
  • Drive innovation by adopting the latest trends and technologies in the market, ensuring our services remain cutting-edge.
  • Join a motivated team of highly skilled, experienced developers that can support and mentor you on your learning journey. 

Who you are

  • You bring a passion for top notch development practices and Java (11+) is your main love/programming language. 
  • You have knowledge of both relational and non-relational databases (e.g. Postgres).
  • You can easily create and maintain publicly available REST APIs.
  • Kafka might be new to you, but you’ve touched upon event driven microservices and ready to deep dive further
  • Familiarity with any of the following are huge bonus points: AWS, Azure or GCP, PHP, running and maintaining CI/CD Pipelines (Gitlab, Jenkins),

What’s in it for you

  • Hybrid-working model with a 50/50 split between in-office and home, plus 60 Work From Anywhere days annually
  • Total compensation package including participation in our Bitpanda stock option plan
  • Competitive benefits programs and policies shaped by our flexibility-first philosophy 
  • Exclusive premiums when trading on Bitpanda
  • Company-wide and team events — both in-person and virtually!
  • Bitpanda swag to keep you living the brand

And, above all, the opportunity to learn and grow as part of Bitpanda’s incredible journey towards being Europe’s future #1 investment platform.

Bitpanda is committed to fostering a fair and equal environment based on trust and mutual respect. We believe that a diverse and inclusive workplace is paramount to our success and we are committed to building a team that represents a wide variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills.


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