Full Stack Engineer (m/f/x)

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Full Stack Engineer (m/f/x)

Job description

Location:  Austria, Germany, Switzerland - preferred: Vienna, Dornbirn, Berlin, rest of Europe (remote) 

Position: Full-time employment


Crate.io are the developers of CrateDB, a global multi-model database, that enables companies to access data insights at scale. The flexible, distributed database solution combines the performance of NoSQL with the power and simplicity of standard SQL. Optimized for large data volumes with high compute and data versatility requirements, CrateDB runs in the cloud, on the edge and on-premise. Crate.io was named as an Honorable Mention in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud Database Management Systems.

We are a VC and corporate funded global technology company, recognized as cutting edge by both Forbes and Gartner. Crate.io is well funded with $14M+ capital raised in our latest financing round in 2021. We are gearing up for hyper-growth, with offices in the US, Germany, Switzerland and Austria


In this position you will develop and maintain drivers and tools for CrateDB and also contribute to 3rd party applications to improve their integration with CrateDB. You are part of our new Ecosystem Team and will work closely with our open source community but also with our internal Database and Cloud teams. In this position you have a direct impact on the success of our product. You have open source in your DNA, and you believe in the power of the crowd.


  • Join a leading VC funded tech company from the pre-B stage through the exit 
  • Benefit from a welcoming and supportive working climate
  • Be part of an open collaborative culture with “Craties” from diverse backgrounds



  • Develop and maintain
    • Drivers for CrateDB (JDBC, Python/SQLAlchemy, etc.)
    • Connections to external tools (e.g. Grafana, Tableau, Airflow, etc.)
    • Internal administrative tools (crash CLI, Admin UI)
    • PostgreSQL-compatibility of CrateDB and its ecosystem
    • Community maintained repos (Helmchart...)
    • Migration tools
  • Write and maintain technical documentation like reference architectures, integration examples etc.
  • Work with our community and technical partners on joint projects
  • Support the Product Managers with technical requirements
  • Interact with our open source community
  • Support our Developer Relations Team to further grow our community


  • Proven experience as a full stack engineer or similar role (3 years+)
  • Craftsmanship to continuously improve and take over responsibility for existing code bases
  • Good knowledge of at least Python and Java, preferable experience with additional languages like e.g., JavaScript, PHP, Go, Rust...
  • Experience with test driven development
  • Open Source affinity, preferable existing contributions
  • Fluent English


  • DevOps experience in containerized environments (K8s, Docker)
  • Experience with modern web frontend technologies like React


  • Competitive executive compensation 
  • Flexible working hours 
  • A variety of perks (e.g., financial allowances for public transportation, fitness, and education) 
  • Participation in our Employee Stock Options Plan 
  • The opportunity to become part of one of the most exciting startups in the IT scene (Winner of the 2021 IoT Evolution: Industrial IoT Product of the Year Award) 

At Crate.io, we don't just accept difference - we celebrate it and support it. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity.