Senior Backend Developer

Location: Skopje

Hornetsecurity is a leading global provider of next-generation cloud-based security, compliance, backup, and security awareness solutions that help companies and organizations of all sizes around the world. Its flagship product, 365 Total Protection, is the most comprehensive cloud security solution for Microsoft 365 on the market. Driven by innovation and cybersecurity excellence, Hornetsecurity is building a safer digital future and sustainable security cultures with its award-winning portfolio.

Hornetsecurity operates in more than 120 countries through its international distribution network of 12,000+ channel partners and MSPs. Its premium services are used by more than 75,000 customers.


Join our fight against cybercrime and become part of our Software Development Team!

We're on the lookout for talented Backend Developers to join us in full-time as soon as possible at our location in Skopje.

Job description details

Your job

  • You are responsible for existing and upcoming backend projects.
  • You plan and develop new products in the areas of cloud security awareness service and billing operations.
  • You design and create the backend API of our management platforms.
  • You create and maintain the related project documentation.
  • You ensure together with your colleagues that development and quality goals are met.
  • You are responsible for mentoring our Junior Backend Developers.

Your profile

  • You have a degree in computer science or are a trained IT specialist for application development.
  • You already have several years of professional experience in software development in the field of Internet applications (Client-Server architecture, REST API, e-mail, databases).
  • You have very good knowledge of Python. Additional experience with PHP is great as well.
  • Ideally, you have already gained experience with the Django Framework or Flask.
  • You have profound experience with data storage systems (MySQL, Elastic Search, SQLite, Redis).
  • Ideally, you are comfortable with using Docker.
  • Ideally, you have experience in UNIX environments, especially Linux.
  • Ideally, you have already gained experience in CI/CD.
  • Ideally, you are used to writing Unit tests.
  • You can abstract, think logically and you convince through initiative and personal responsibility.
  • You have experience working on large scale codebases in an agile environment.
  • You enjoy working in a team and are solution-oriented, reliable, and resilient.
  • You are fluent in English, both written and verbal.

Your benefits

  • Temporary Employee Exchange Program – we provide the ability for you to work at our global office locations and explore the world (e.g. Berlin, Madrid, Malta, Montréal, Washington D.C.).
  • Home-office-option and flexible working time.
  • Having a peak? – We’ll provide you with free overtime food.
  • Team events like Laser Tag, Office Movie Nights, Foodie Fridays and much more – let yourself be surprised.
  • FitKit subscription and private insurance for your health.
  • Unlimited contracts – we’re looking for hornets to grow long-term with us.
  • Referral Bonus: we pay 1500€ for each referral who is successfully hired by us.
  • And, of course, the usual standards such as development opportunities, coffee, tea, soft drinks & fresh fruit, office dogs, no dress code and much more.

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    Viktoria Wagner | Jobs Hornetsecurity

    Any questions?

    Our Recruiter, Julia Klein, is at your disposal. You can reach her by email or via WhatsApp +49 511 515 464-99.