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Identity is the key for trust and security at the heart of online transactions. IDnow is one of Europe’s fastest growing FinTechs using machine learning to build an effective Identity-as-a-Service platform that can verify in real time the identities of people from 65 different countries. We are backed by two leading venture capital investors as well as a consortium of well-known business angels. Founded in 2014, we already count a large and fast growing team of 300 colleagues from 35 different cultures. Clients are leading international companies such as Commerzbank, UBS, Sixt, Erste Bank and Telefonica Deutschland, many FinTechs like Fidor, N26 and auxmoney as well as many blockchain-based companies.


  • Be one of the key developers for the Java backend of IDnow which is used to identify and authenticate thousands of customers every day
  • Think outside the box: Your focus will be Java and backend development, but if you are interested you can also explore App development, JavaScript and many other fields
  • Enhance our micro-service architecture and bring your ideas, your expertise and your critical thinking to define the best product in the market
  • Be part of a Scrum team and play an important role in building a great, scalable and high perfomance system


  • Minimum of 3-4 years of experience implementing Java code with Spring, JavaEE and/or Play! Framework
  • Experience working within a DEV team using agile methodologies
  • Good English skills, both speaking and writing, additional German skills are a plus

We offer

  • Employment in a strong, expanding company with experienced, motivated colleagues in the heart of Munich
  • Work on state-of-the-art technologies in an exciting, innovative environment
  • Modern hardware with set-up à la carte
  • Modern architecture and technologies
  • Start-up spirit: Flat hierarchies, relaxed and professional working atmosphere

Our Technologies

  • Backend: Play! Framework, Ebeans ORM, REST, SOA, WebRTC, MySQL
  • Frontend: HTML 5, Ember, Angular
  • Testing: JUnit, Mockito, Selenium
  • Deployment/Tools: Git, Jenkins, Docker, Linux, Jira, Confluence
  • Misc: Continuous Integration for dev, test and production environment


We look forward to receiving your compelling application with a possible start date and salary expectations. 

In case you want to apply your knowledge and like exploring new technologies this is the right place for you to work at. We are looking forward to your application.
In case you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact Ricarda Niedermeier at +49 89 413 24 6020.