Why Oviva ?

To build a healthier future for all, our mission is to provide the most accessible and effective care to people living with weight-related conditions.

By blending behavioural change therapy with our unique technology, incredible team of passionate individuals, we are creating affordable and accessible app-based healthcare programs to tackle diet-related health conditions such as obesity and Type 2 diabetes.

Our proven strategy has helped us become the award-winning and largest digital health provider, treating diet related conditions in Europe. You will develop new features for our patient-facing app or our internal web application. We have all knowledge in-house and will provide training for your continued development.

Our Engineering team is made up of Backend Engineers, Front End Engineers, Mobile Engineers and Data Engineers. We all have one thing in common: we love finding solutions to complex problems.

To further scale our growing business, we are looking for a Backend Engineer to join our engineering team.

The role

As a Backend Engineer engineer, you will join a rapidly growing Engineering Department driving Oviva forward.

  • Work in small cross-functional teams, closely interacting with product owners as well as fellow engineers.

  • Evolve our platform by designing, building capabilities to reach our product goals and vision.

  • Operate and own capabilities in productive environments.

  • Deliver software in quality and time.

  • Shape how we work within the engineering team in terms of technology and standards.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design, build, operate and maintain capabilities within the Oviva's platform.

  • Active contribution in daily standup, grooming, review/demo, retrospective, sprint and OKR cycle planning meetings.

  • Collaborates with squad members on technical design, quality, security & architecture in compliance with standards and concepts.

  • Help dealing with platform interruptions by tracking down bugs and squashing them.

  • Works with the product manager to refine and groom the backlog and create the acceptance criteria.

What are we looking for you to bring

  • Strong problem-solving skills

  • Efficient and precise communication with peers and other business stakeholders

  • Excellent teamwork, ensuring the success of the entire team

  • Solid background in computer science or equivalent field

  • Inclination to automate their tasks


  • Master's or bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent field

  • Experience in designing, building and operating softwareExperience in specific technologies and frameworks (Java 17+, Jakarta, Quarkus, SQL, …)

What we offer

  • The opportunity to make a meaningful impact in revolutionizing healthcare

  • Exciting and rewarding role in the high-growth environment

  • An interesting and varied area of ​​responsibility with targeted training in an innovative business environment (digital health)

  • A trusting, appreciative and modern culture

  • Flat hierarchies in a motivated, dynamic and ambitious team

  • Flexible working hours in the office or in the home office

  • The freedom to implement, approach and shape your own ideas

  • Competitive Salary & company pension

Having a culture that people want to work in, is very important to us. We do this by keeping our values at the forefront of everything we do:

We put the patient first, We measure & improve, We are build winning teams

Oviva is passionate about creating an inclusive culture that encourages, supports and celebrates the diverse voices of our employees. We are a truly inclusive place to work, where everyone can be themselves and everyone is welcome. We welcome and encourage applicants from all backgrounds and identities, including but not limited to race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, age, ability, religion, and socioeconomic status. We actively seek out candidates who bring a unique perspective to help us build a stronger, more inclusive team.

We're Proud to be a Disability Confident Employer

                                        Please click ‘Apply’ today and take your next step towards a career with Oviva.

City: Berlin
Postcode: None
Country: DE / Germany

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