Germany, Berlin, DX

Digital Talent Program - Software Developer Backend Technology (d/f/m)

At Henkel, you can be a game changer and craft your career. Unleash your entrepreneurial spirit by bringing your ideas to life within a global team. Our leading brands and technologies, along with our high-performing businesses will provide you with countless opportunities to develop your skills and explore new paths. Your career at Henkel will contribute to a more sustainable future, while you grow within our vibrant, diverse culture of trust and belonging. If you're up for challenging the status quo, join our team of pioneers and make your mark on the future with us.

Do you dare to make an impact?


  • With our Digital Talent Program, you’ll benefit from early empowerment and 18 months of hands-on experience in key digital projects. Start your journey of constant learning and exciting tasks and take your digital expertise to the next level
  • You work closely with product owner and development team to understand requirements and estimate the effort
  • You design, develop, test, deploy and document new services, choose the suitable components and present your decisions to stakeholders and the team
  • You are responsible for coaching and guiding other colleagues regarding guidelines, technology and best practices
  • You use current technologies as part of a modern and agile development process (e.g. NodeJS, REST, Kafka)
  • In the team you work with modern models such as Scrum or Clean Coding and take ownership of your work
  • As part of the team, you also contribute to the software quality process (e.g. automated built and testing)
  • You use the possibilities of the cloud for dynamic, fast developments (e.g. DevOps, Continuous Delivery, Docker, Azure, Multi-Cloud)
  • Mentor and coach new colleagues joining the team
  • If necessary, you bring suitable external experts on board and coordinate the technical collaboration


  • Completed studies in computer science or comparable qualification
  • At least 5+ years of professional experience
  • Practical experience in agile software development
  • Experience in cloud native development
  • Experience with relational/NoSQL database technologies
  • Be familiar with RESTful API/API design and realization
  • Be familiar with container environment incl. k8s, Docker
  • Good communication with different departments and global colleagues
  • Excellent English skills

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to gender, origin, culture, mindset, generation, disability, religion and sexual orientation.

JOB ID: 22032788
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: Recruitment-Germany@henkel.com
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