Junior Backend Developer *

Job description

For our development team in Porto we are looking for a Junior Backend Developer *

* all gender

Your Tasks:

  • Developing and expanding web-based Java applications step by step independently
  • Supporting the agile teams in the development of modern websites
  • Extending our clients websites with additional functionalities using established Java frameworks such as Spring, SOLR or Hibernate
  • Integrating cloud-based services into our web applications via APIs
  • Customizing our automated build and deployment processes


  • Successfully completed university studies in informatics, online media or comparable education
  • Profound theoretical knowledge and first practical experience in object-oriented development of web-based applications with Java technologies
  • Knowledge of other web technologies such as node.js, JavaScript and HTML/CSS is a plus
  • Curiosity, willingness to learn and passion for web development
  • Good English-speaking skills, German would be a plus

About us

At virtual identity we are passionate about tackling day-to-day problems, solving them digitally and coming up with solutions that are not only fun but – most importantly – useful. For people as well as brands.
We have done so for the past 20 years and are currently counting 180 colleagues across four offices in Munich, Vienna, Freiburg and Porto. We are always looking for new talent, willing to push the boundaries of digital as well as their own – through exciting projects, trainings at our VI Academy and of course working within a team of motivated colleagues.

Our Development Team works selforganized alongside their manifesto.

We recently launched our new chatbot “vibee” at www.virtual-identity.com. She is still learning English, so if you need any further information, please get in touch with us.

Job requirements

We look forward to meeting you! Interested? Then send in your application:
Jessica Greth
phone +49 (0) 761 20758 439