Senior Software Engineer, Backend

Software / Web Development

Our SaaS platform enables trustless data collaboration between organizations. Will you be part of our mission?

Imagine all data silos get unlocked overnight. Every startup founder, every data scientist, magically gets access to all data ever collected. What'd be the impact? Will this double world GDP in 5 years? 10? What if I told you we can already do this? - Elad Verbin

The most valuable data is often sensitive and restricted in how it can be used. Join us and make data useful while at the same time guarantee privacy by design. We leverage the latest advances in confidential computing, cryptography and privacy tech to build a cloud platform that enables companies to run analytics on unseen sensitive data in a privacy-preserving way.

Would you like to be central to our future success, contribute to the cutting-edge development of a revolutionizing and be a part of a team fueled by positive energy, enthusiasm and supportive colleagues?

Our data collaboration portal serves as a critical component of decentriq's user experience. Contribute to growing our existing platform using PostGraphile/Postgres, Hapi, GraphQL, Apollo and React.js. We are looking for a senior software engineer (>=80%, starting as soon as possible) to join our mission. The work location can be fully remote (+/- 4h CET) or in the Zurich/Berlin office.


  • Scaling backend systems as well as developing open-source SDKs and public APIs
  • Working closely with the frontend team to help grow our data collaboration platform
  • Collaborate with a cross-functional team, including design, product management, and other engineering teams


  • Master/Bachelor Degree or PhD in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering and 2+ years of professional experience
  • Built and maintained high-performance, scalable systems using Node.js frameworks like Hapi, koa or express
  • Proficiency with Postgres, ideally including exposing and securing GraphQL APIs (postgraphile, Prisma)
  • Experience in API & service architecture design
  • Solid understanding of the client/server technology stack (HTTP, REST, compression, serialization)
  • Plus: Technical leadership experience


  • Work on making the world a better place by keeping personal data private.
  • Being able to create, shape, and benefit from a young company.
  • An amazing and fun team which is distributed over entire Europe
  • Competitive salary.
  • A lot of opportunities for self-development.
  • TGI(F and/or T) drinks and regular physical team events.
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About Decentriq
11-50 employees
Information Technology and Services
Zürich, Switzerland
The most valuable data is often sensitive and restricted in how it can be used. At Decentriq we help the world unlock this value. Decentriq is an enterprise SaaS platform providing data clean rooms - allowing users to leverage data in ways previously not possible. We can guarantee trust and prove the data's privacy because of Decentriq's underlying encryption-in-use technology called confidential computing. We are confident our technology will define the new standard of data collaboration.
Zürich, Switzerland
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