We're ushering in the era of Data Intelligence. 

We’re shaping the way companies manage data by helping customers connect the right data, insights, and algorithms for all Data Citizens. When everyone across the organization is enabled with data, true transformation can take place. We are building a team of exceptional people to help us deliver on that promise. If you are interested in a career at the leading edge of technology, we look forward to hearing from you.

How you'll make an impact at Collibra:

To support our current and future growth, we are looking for a top-notch engineer that wants to continuously improve our products while working closely with our entire back-end team. We are an engineer-driven company where your talent is truly appreciated and maximized. 

A day in the life of a Backend Engineer at Collibra:

You’ll be building exciting new features for the Collibra products, together with your team members (fellow engineers, QA, PMs, Architects, UX, Cloud, SRE, etc). This means that you’ll have the following responsibilities:

  • Formulate and suggest new ideas and features to the team to further improve our products
  • Discuss technical solutions with other engineers and the architecture team where and when necessary
  • Track progress while keeping a fully working product at all times
  • Implement the new functionalities with a passion for quality
  • Review the code changes from your peers before they go into the main line in Git
  • Interact closely with the QA engineers to ensure a TDD approach
  • Report on your progress by updating the status of the Jira issues
  • Demo fully finished parts to your team, and demo your work to the entire development and product teams
  • Celebrate your successes!

You Have:

  • Solid experience in building scalable software applications using Java
  • Solid experience with Relational Databases (preferably PostgresQL)
  • Solid skills with Spring framework
  • You are comfortable working fully in English - we're a global team, and it's the language we share!


  • Knowledge of Cluster Management Frameworks (e.g., Spark), Kafka, ElasticSearch, Docker, Kubernetes and database model optimization are a huge plus!
  • Experience with some build-and-test tools like Jenkins, Gradle, Junit, Mockito
  • You put quality first and have a passion for good design and clean code
  • You are Agile-minded and have a positive mindset
  • You are disciplined, flexible and willing to learn and improve
  • You love challenges and problem solving and have no fear for the unknown
  • You’re passionate about creating and finishing new things

What you can expect from us: 

  • Competitive compensation, and private company equity 
  • Inclusive benefits package allowing enrollment of dependents and partners
  • A flexible culture that understands the importance of quality of work over quantity
  • An opportunity to work with a diverse, global community of 600+ Collibrians across 18 countries, united by our value of open, direct, and kind
  • A culture of company-wide collaboration and shared success. 
  • Company supported and employee driven resource groups that promote diversity, career development and empowerment
  • Learning and development programs to advance your career and personal growth
  • Corporate social responsibility initiatives with global reach
  • Regular recognition, feedback, and open communication across all levels
  • Team building, bonding, mentorship and support to grow confidence, trust and friendships
  • Fully stocked kitchens, biweekly catered lunches, and regular social events for when we get back to the office. Until then, we’re finding new ways to stay connected and engaged.


Measures of success:

  • Within your first month, you will get an understanding of tools and processes used by the development teams at Collibra. You will get the domain knowledge about the most important areas.
  • Within your third month, you will be able to develop new functionalities.
  • Within your sixth month, you will be able to actively participate the in the development process, by developing new functionalities, proposing new solutions and improvements for customers. You will extend your domain knowledge.



*At Collibra, we’re focused on building a world-class company and culture, and that starts with the people we hire.  We take pride in being an equal opportunity employer, and consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sex, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, citizenship, or any other legally protected class.*