With openpack, CIPA GmbH is developing a digital platform for the corrugated board and packaging industry. The platform connects manufacturers, service providers and customers in a unique digital ecosystem and acts as an innovative hub for the entire value chain. In addition to the digitalization and networking of industrial machinery (Industry 4.0 or IIoT), we are breaking new ground and optimizing industry processes (e.g. purchasing, sales, human resources) through digital solutions. To do this, we use the entire range of existing web and cloud technologies and also integrate other partners or platforms. Our goal is to make openpack participants more productive and employees’ lives easier.

Your profile:

  • Finished academic studies or vocational training in computer science, software engineering, or similar
  • Analytical ability to reason and structured approach to problem solving
  • At least three years of relevant experience as a backend developer
  • Good understanding of continuous integration and deployment 
  • Knowledge of test driven development
  • Very high consciousness for quality 
  • Good command of English

These tasks await you:

  • Cloud Development 
  • Implementing business logic in Python
  • Developing persistency solutions with different technologies
  • Providing data via REST and other interfaces
  • Automating infrastructure
  • You build it, you run it

You’ll work in this environment:

  • Large scale, distributed system adhering to the micro services architectural pattern
  • Serverless Python environment based on AWS Lambda
  • Use-case dependent persistency like SQL and NoSQL databases as well as object stores
  • Communication with internal and third party systems via synchronous HTTP REST APIs and asynchronous message oriented mechanisms
  • CI/CD with GitHub Actions ans Serverless framework
  • Modern, cloud-native development in AWS
  • Agile and dedicated team with open minded colleagues of varying professions


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That comes to you with us:

  • Implementation of features for our platform openpack
  • Application of common programming standards and best practices
  • Continuous assurance of code quality

Your profile:

  • Completed studies or vocational training in the field of computer science, software engineering
  • Good knowledge of modern software development
  • High level of personal initiative in acquiring new skills
  • First experiences in test-driven development
  • Understanding Code Quality-Good English skills

What we offer:

  • A great and challenging project
  • Act in a young team without group contraints
  • Contribute yourself, design and move things instead of commissioned work
  • Flexible working hours and innovative working methods
  • Possibility of remote work / home office
  • Modern office in the heart of the Oberpfalz
  • 30 days holiday

Your advantages

  • Working in a well-funded start-up and building and growing it from the ground up
  • Taking on responsibility from the start
  • Flexibility, openness, fun
  • Letting go of retracted routines and hierarchies
  • Make your own decisions or get them as quickly as needed

For reasons of readability, the masculine form has been chosen in the text, but nevertheless the information relates to members of all genders.