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Full Stack Developer in Impact Startup (m/w/d)

Available from July 26, 2023

You want to do something meaningful at work and also have a passion for code development. Then we are looking for you!

The transformation from a linear to a circular economy is essential in order to conserve resources and secure life on our planet in the long term. Recyclehero combines an innovative recycling service with climate-friendly cargo bike logistics and social impact. With our service, we support restaurants, hotels, offices, shops and households in recycling and feed the recyclable materials into the material cycle or bring them back into the local second-hand cycle. We increase the recycling rates and our customers have more time for the essentials. Founded in Hamburg, we now offer our service in Cologne and Frankfurt and still have a lot planned.

Go social: an integral part of recyclehero is the initiation and support of projects with social added value. Find out more on our website under: "Social"

Grow with us: Get in, recognize talent, develop further - we support! We still have a lot planned and want your potential to be able to develop as best as possible and for you to surpass yourself.


As a Full Stack Software Engineer (m/f/d) you will become part of our existing IT team. Together you will evolve our current booking and route planning system into a modular first-mile logistics platform with a connected marketplace. We value a working environment that supports your personal development and professional development.

  • You iteratively revise the architecture of the existing system, create and document new functions, design user interfaces and integrate external software through the clean use of REST APIs.

  • You will be involved in the development process from the requirements analysis through to deployment.

  • You develop JavaScript with a Vue, Node, Express, MySQL Tech stack and deploy with Docker and Kubernetes.

  • You ensure quality with code reviews and automated tests.


What to bring:

If you have experience with part of our tech stack and would like to contribute to an agile team with a lot of motivation and personal responsibility, we look forward to receiving your application.

  • Clean code, documentation and a good commit history are important to you as a software engineer.

  • You have some professional experience in software development and like to program with JavaScript & TypeScript.

  • Good communication is the key for you to successfully implement projects.

  • You actively involve yourself and carry out tasks responsibly.

  • You enjoy developing software just as much as we do and value harmonious, appreciative cooperation.

  • There are double points if you have experience with AWS, Google Cloud, Azure or database architecture development.


What we offer you:

  • Hybrid working

  • 100% remote possible

  • Flexible working hours

  • 30-hour week possible

  • Sustainable, social enterprise

  • dog friendly

  • corporate events

  • State of the art technologies

  • MA - Benefits

Our application process

Sounds like a match? Then send us a few concise lines why you want the job, your CV and when you can start.

We'll get back to you within 3 days!

We want to become more diverse and support openness and mutual respect. Your application will be evaluated in accordance with our values - regardless of your cultural and social background, gender, skin color, age, religion, world view or sexual orientation - only with regard to professional qualifications.

If you have any questions, please contact Nadine at apply(at)recyclehero(dot)de

Ad online until September 30, 2023



  • Impact

Professional Fields

  • IT

Work Experience

  • Experienced
  • Young Professional

Employment Type

  • Full time
  • Part time

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Company details

We close loops! Recyclehero was officially founded in Hamburg in the summer of 2020 by Nadine Herbrich and Alessandro Cocco and pursues ecological and social goals in addition to economic ones. We combine an innovative recycling service with green cargo bike logistics. We offer our customers a convenient recycling service for used glass, paper, deposits and old clothes. Our service helps restaurants, hotels, offices, shops and households to recycle and return recyclables to the material cycle. This gives our customers more time to focus on their core business.