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Forward Deployed Software Engineer (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Buckenhof

About us
Traversals Analytics and Intelligence GmbH is a German medium-sized company that concentrates on innovative IT solutions for the fusion of data and information to create secure and reliable knowledge in various fields of application, e.g. cyber security or fraud detection.
Traversals stands for motivated teamwork in the service of the customers, flexibility, creativity, honesty, transparency and confidentiality protection on the basis of high ethical standards and the law.
The focus is on the design and development of state-of-the-art information fusion products and the use of the latest technologies to meet customers' security and decision support needs.
Check out the links below for more information on Traversals.
Traversals News: See our latest news on Information Fusion and its use cases.
Kununu and ​Glassdoor​​​: Check feedback from our employees.
Technology Blog: Understand what we are currently working on.

Your Mission
Traversals is looking for experienced Forward Deployed Software Engineers (FDSEs) who will work on-site at customer's premises, put our systems and products into operation, and work with our customers and partners to make the final adjustments. FDSEs should be able to understand the needs and challenges of our customers and work with them and our core developers to find solutions. FDSEs use the feedback and insights they gain from working with customers to continuously improve our products.

As an FDSE, you use Traversals' products and software development kits, various open source technologies and everything you and your team can apply to make a real difference.
Your Profile
  • Over 2+ years of experience working with software development and modern programming languages, e.g. Java or Python.
  • Experience with NoSQL databases, e.g. with Apache HBase or Apache Cassandra and with Graph databases, e.g. Neo4j and TigerGraph.
  • Experience with modern software stacks, e.g. Apache Kafka, Apache Spark and Apache Hadoop.
  • Experience in Javascript/Typescript, HTML, CSS and GraphQL.
  • Experience in frontend frameworks such as React, Angular or Vue.
  • Experience with automated testing. Knowledge of when and what to test.
  • Interest in DevOps, not shy to reach out for terminal. You are willing to build software in a “You build it, you run it” manner. Ideally, experience with Docker and container orchestration solutions (Kubernetes).
  • Proactive problem solver. You leave code and processes in a better shape than when you first encountered them.
  • Passionate about working with talented teammates. Your heart beats for receiving and giving feedback, to grow both personally and as an engineer.
  • Interest and passion to learn and experiment with new technologies.
  • Deep understanding of agile principles and values.
  • Very strong written and spoken English skills.
  • Fluency in German.
  • Willingness and interest to travel as needed.
  • Readiness for extended security clearance with security issues (Ü3 according to § 10 SÜG).
Why us?
  • Play a decisive role in shaping a company in its rapid growth.
  • Join a team of highly motivated and talented people.
  • Work in a creative and agile environment with short and transparent decision-making paths.
  • Modern development hardware, e.g. MacBook Pro with state-of-the-art infrastructure, e.g. GitHub, Slack, Amazon AWS or Google Cloud Platform.
  • Secure software supply chain, as described on
  • Newest software technology stack, e.g. Serverless computing and React based frontends.
  • Contribute to Open-Source development whenever possible.
  • Flexible home office and remote work arrangements made possible by a decentralized collaboration platform.
  • Participation in research projects with universities.
  • Competitive compensation and profit sharing possibilities.
  • Generous vacation policy.

Your application!

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