Sr. Software Engineer I

  • Germany
  • $105,000 - $140,000

Greenlight Guru

Are you ready to make a difference?  At Greenlight Guru, our leading SaaS platform helps some of the world’s most innovative medical device companies bring higher quality, life-changing products to market faster. Our cloud-based technology serves 1000+ global customers with a platform that powers end-to-end product lifecycle excellence from idea to commercialization to postmarket surveillance.


Headquartered in Indianapolis, IN, we are a remote-first company on a mission to improve the quality of life.  Having raised over $120M from top-tier investors, we are rapidly scaling with a driven and relentless commitment to helping our customers succeed.  Since 2021, we are part of JMI Equity, a growth equity firm focused on leading software companies.


A role for a journeyman software engineer with deep experience in modern technologies and delivery methodologies. Delivers a great deal of working software to Production and provides technical leadership.

  • Independently work on concurrent engineering efforts
  • Design software 
    • Participate as requested with staff engineers in feature design
    • Consider functional and non-functional considerations to design performant, scalable, and reliable software
    • Create a plan for your work by gathering information from your squad, the broader R&D organization, and online research
    • Inform your development by understanding the flow of data, the established patterns, and the functional needs 
    • Estimate effort at the feature level
  • Develop software that meets our internal standards of quality
    • Make daily code contributions in small, manageable chunks, with continuous integration in mind
    • Fix major issues, defects and vulnerabilities in existing codebases
    • Create and update unit tests to ensure proper coverage of your contributions to the code base and maintain the coverage standard
    • Follow our established workflow processes for software delivery
    • Abide by the standards for style, maintainability, and best practices for a high-scale Web platform
    • Commit tickets with no guidance
    • Review other engineers’ pull requests
    • Determine and add monitors and alerts to make sure that services are healthy in Production
  • Enhance the standards for style, maintainability, and best practices for a high-scale web platform. Advocate for these standards in code reviews
  • Diagnose and fix performance and optimization problems in legacy code
  • Suggest improvements to the workflow processes for software delivery
  • Collaborate with engineers and R&D team members outside of your squad
  • Teach and provide guidance to others in your area of expertise
  • Participate in resolving, and sometimes lead the resolution of, after-hours Production incidents
  • Demonstrate your project work and product contributions


  • 4+ years of professional software development experience
  • Experience building cloud-native software 
  • Experience with a technology stack and architecture similar to Greenlight Guru’s
  • Experience with REST, RPC, and GraphQL APIs
  • Ability to create unit and integration test suites
  • Experience with continuous integration pipelines and automation
  • Strong communication skills – writing, speaking, and listening
  • Proven collaborator with very strong people skills
  • Demonstrated ability to use data to measure and explore how to evolve our technology
  • Strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Intellectual curiosity about the real-world usage of your programming

Benefits you’ll enjoy:

  • Supportive teammates and co-workers who care deeply about our mission
  • Flexible Paid Time Off policy and working hours
  • Remote-first culture
  • Home Office stipend upon hire
  • Multiple Health insurance options (vision, medical, dental)
  • 401k (with company match) 
  • Equity Program Eligibility (based on role and/or tenure)
  • Three months of paid maternity leave
  • Disability insurance

This role can be located within the United States or Canada. The base salary range for this role is $105,000 – $140,000, though actual base salary is determined by factors such as, but not limited to, experience, education, skills, and geographic location.  Certain roles may be eligible for incentive compensation and equity.

From the beginning, our goal has been to build a company with ‘soul’ and create a special place to work for people who want a sense of purpose in what they do. With employees across North America and Europe.  We offer careers in engineering, product, sales, marketing, customer success, talent, finance, operations, and more.  We look for people with ‘alligator blood’ a.k.a team members who are resilient, push forward, and never give up, and who want to win with purpose. Consistently recognized as a Best Place to Work, our culture is centered around our core values of innovation, fanatical support, true quality, and a culture of closing, while fostering a high-performing, diverse and inclusive, fun environment.   

At Greenlight Guru, we believe that the fundamental importance of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging (DEIB) is critical to our strength as a company. We are committed to fostering a culture of collaboration, open communication, and empathy. We will work to provide a safe and inclusive environment where employees of all races or ethnicities, genders, sexual orientations, ability statuses, religions, age, or any other identity they hold are valued, respected, and celebrated.

Greenlight Guru’s mission is to improve the quality of life and we believe that that begins with the lives of our employees and their families. Through committing to DEIB, we affirm to our company and customers that our unique perspectives and experiences make us a stronger company and community – that we all belong here.

Greenlight Guru is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals seeking employment at Greenlight Guru are considered regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation.  If you need assistance or accommodations to submit your application for this position, please email


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