Full time, Remote

The Chainless continues to grow! We are seeking a talented Backend Developer, passionate about bringing Artificial Intelligence to the European media industry, who can ensure the next growth phase of the company and the product DeepVA. 

Job Description


The Chainless is a fast-growing, AI startup with a talented and diverse team from 6 nations.

Leading media and technology companies including Bertelsmann, Pro7Sat1, BR, SWR, rbb, Vidispine, medialoopster, and many others are among The Chainless’s clients and partners.

Working at The Chainless is an exciting and eventful experience. We value team spirit and embracing upcoming challenges, equally we do celebrating accomplishments.

At The Chainless, we sincerely believe in the value that true diversity brings to a company. Our company, our people, and our language are committed to ensuring that we are free of discrimination based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, education, age, family status, disability, or neurodiversity. We place great importance on diversity as part of our corporate identity.



  • Flexible options for remote and office work 
  • Flexible working hours 
  • Free choice of hardware 
  • 1% Pledge initiative (3 working days per year that you can use to get involved socially) 
  • An over-average, attractive salary compared to other startups  
  • An annual budget of 1,500 euros for training and further education at your free disposal. 
  • Work with visible impact  
  • Appreciative, friendly working atmosphere 



  • Design and implementation of high-scalable and service-oriented applications in the cloud 
  • Implementation and optimization of CI/CD pipelines based on Gitlab CI, Docker, and Kubernetes. 
  • Operation and extension of the DeepVA platform in the cloud environment and on-prem installations at our customers’ sites 
  • Optimization of build and release management processes 



What you want: Windows, macOS, or Linux? The decision is yours, we supply the gear! 



  • You have at least 3 years of professional experience in software development, design patterns and software architecture, especially in micro-service architecture. 
  • Very good knowledge of Python; experience in Django is a plus 
  • Proven hands-on experience in: Docker, Kubernetes, cloud computing platforms such as AWS Cloud, MS Azure, Oracle Cloud or Open Telekom Cloud 
  • Infrastructure as Code is not unfamiliar to you, and Terraform is ideally something you have worked with 
  • Experience in monitoring, e.g., with Grafana, Prometheus 
  • Agile Project Management 
  • Good knowledge of Linux and IT-Security is also important to you 
  • Very good language skills in German 



  • Location: Freiburg im Breisgau or Remote 
  • Education: A degree in computer science, engineering, or a related field 
  • Professional experience: 3-5 years 
  • Contract type: full time 
  • TechStack / Key Technologies:
    • Angular
    • Python 
    • Django 
    • Docker
    • Kubernetes 
    • Terraform 
    • GitLab CI/CD 
    • Grafana + Prometheus 
    • MongoDB 
    • RabbitMQ 
    • RESTful-Interfaces 

Apply now

Questions? This is your contact person:

Esther Arroyo Garcia
CMO & Head of HR

Phone: +49 (0) 73 64 – 20 4040