Senior Backend Engineer

Salary Competitive
Get ready to challenge and be challenged in a fast paced RegTech company on a mission to change how businesses handle their data and sign documents. Our multinational team of super skilled developers all have a deep urge to create and build the best possible product for our customers!

TL;DR: B2B company looking for Backend Engineer to work in Copenhagen HQ

Who are we looking for?

Penneo is on a mission to take over Europe coming from a stronghold in the Scandinavian countries. To ensure we reach our destination, we are now on the look for a back-end developer with entrepreneurial blood and a passion for microservice architecture.


We are Penneo!

Penneo is a fast-growing RegTech SaaS company headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark. We successfully serve customers in industries like accounting, law, finance, enabling them to handle documents, data and signing in a secure and compliant way. We are now ready to take the next step by going global and exploring new business growth. 


So why should you work with us? 

As a backend developer at Penneo you will work together with a multicultural team of highly skilled, open-minded and enthusiastic developers. You will work on our existing platform with a focus on providing data to internal tools and external integrations.

We don’t hire people just for their technical skills. We also want your input and ideas about the way we do things and our products. If we didn’t, we’d only get half our money’s worth. 

We promise you a great opportunity to take your skills to the next level and have a lot of fun while doing it! 

We work with the following technologies: Docker, PHP, Java, MySQL. Experience with these is a plus, but not required. 


Tasks and responsibilities

You will become part of our product development team, developing and maintaining Penneo's products. In collaboration with your team, you will be responsible for finding the right solutions to our customers problems and for delivering these solutions to our customers to serve their needs. 


What makes you special

You’re totally awesome if you’re… 

  • Haunted by a deep-rooted crave to code
  • Passionate about making high quality products
  • Daring and ready to go new ways to solve technical problems
  • Responsible and self-driven with a security mindset
  • Familiar with microservice architecture
  • A team player 


The Penneo DNA

At Penneo, our most important asset is PEOPLE. We’re not looking for new employees, we’re looking for new teammates. We strive to do what we love, to love what we do and to make every day fun and engaging. 

In other words, we are a PEOPLE company! 

  • We put the team and organization before ourselves
  • We’re not afraid to take responsibility for our mistakes and to learn from them
  • We’re accountable and have integrity
  • We’re curious and not afraid to ask questions
  • We encourage breaking down complex tasks into small deliverable pieces
  • We’ll make it known to colleagues when we’re stuck or blocked
  • We love to help and be helped
  • We’re obsessed with learning new things and improving processes. 


Why should you apply?

If you are not already convinced to learn more about the position by the above, then this might not be the right match for you, but we do have a few more benefits up our sleeves: 

  • Active relocation assistance
  • All-hands company trips to a wide range of places and team-bonding experiences, e.g. the beaches in Malta and Ibiza or even skiing the slopes of the French/Swiss Alps :-)
  • Hack Days
  • Friday Cocktail Bars and other regular social events
  • Health insurance
  • Catered lunch 

Also, we are moving from Søborg to central Copenhagen in the near future.

Does this sound like you? Do you want to work with some of the most inspiring and talented people in the industry? Are you up for a big challenge and a fantastic journey? 

If you have any questions about this position feel free to contact our CTO Jan Flora +45 60608806

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Free lunch
Free lunch

Enjoy a free catered lunch with your colleagues, every day.

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Free friday beers
Free friday beers

Friday is something special, let's enjoy a beer together.

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Working at

Why download a web form, print and fill out by hand when it can all be done directly on the computer or smartphone? More customers come on board every day, and it seems that they love Penneo almost as much as we love them. So far we have more than 1500 companies signed up ranging from SMEs to C20. We've crossed 40 people and It’s time to expand our hood to the rest of Scandinavia and Europe, and we are therefore looking for new people to ride with us! Are you the chosen one? We hire to elevate - not delegate. Penneo is a place where you can be a member as a person, "me", but where you become part of a larger "we” - where people work to make a life, not just a living. NEWS! From 2020 we'll relocate to our new awesome tech kitchen workspace in central Copenhagen.

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