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Cloud Backend Developer (f/m/d)

​TRIBE enables instant access to eyecare for everyone. We believe that getting glasses should be as easy as buying clothes and as safe as going to your trusted doctor. For that, we are building the world’s fastest and most reliable way to buy prescription glasses with nothing but your smartphone.



Nice & smart UX has little impact without the right backbone that makes it reliable and fast. Thus, our great development team looks for you, an experienced cloud-native backend development person (f/m/d) to take a leading role in developing core technology for our products.

Ideally, you’ve collected several years of experience designing and delivering well-crafted, tested, and developer-friendly services and APIs on a daily basis – Ideally, including creating proper deployment automation. If you like to leverage cloud services and actively avoid running own containers, you’re a great match.


  • Develop, maintain, and improve backends for mobile and web apps and write beautiful, elegant, easy to maintain, and understandable code

  • Design services, APIs, and entire systems and how they work together reliably without manual toil

  • Evaluate technologies and pick the right tools for the tasks at hand

  • Debate, discuss, and decide on the systems architecture

  • Documenting and describing your decisions in tests, diagrams, and comments

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features

  • Ensure operability of systems and robustness of code, e.g., by test automation, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability



  • Excellent skills and lots of experience with stacks like Node, Java, Kotlin, or Python

  • Solid knowledge of API design for reliability and security

  • Proven experience with cloud-native design patterns to leverage cloud services for e.g., databases, messaging, lambdas, authentication & authorization

  • Professional experience with test automation, writing meaningful (unit) tests, and modern tools for CI/CD

  • Awesome communication skills with software professionals and product people

  • Nice: Good understanding and experience with current security and data protection approaches in cloud services

  • Comfortable initiating and driving complex technical decisions, including all necessary communication

  • Very good English for collaboration, but also for creating documentation, diagrams, and easily understandable code



  • Flexible working models 

  • Competitive salary and an unlimited contract 

  • Yearly voucher for a pair of glasses and up to 40% discount on Mister Spex products 

  • 28 days paid holiday 

  • Free membership at Urban Sports Club  

  • Warm and international culture based on respect, collaboration, and putting your ideas in the spotlight! 


TRIBE is a remote-first deep tech company with one mission: Provide everyone with instant access to eyecare. We build the world’s fastest and most reliable way to buy prescription glasses with nothing but your smartphone. Because we believe that buying glasses should be as easy as buying clothes and as safe as going to the doctor.  

Our online, in-store, and omnichannel solutions help customers find a frame that truly fits their face and style, offer realistic virtual try-ons, easy sharing with loved ones, and update their lens prescriptions. 

Founded in Berlin, our team of 14 nationalities works from all over the world. Acquired by Mister Spex –Europe’s largest online optician – your future work will directly impact the lives of millions of people. 

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