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Senior Backend Engineer, Internal tools

Amsterdam, Netherlands | Engineering | Full-time

We’re looking for a senior-level backend engineer to join our new engineering team in Amsterdam focused on developing internal tools. 

In this role, you’ll build internal tools to help drive efficiency, scale our unique operations and culture, and improve processes across the organization. You’ll collaborate closely with other developers, as well as with stakeholders from the Product and Data teams— all with the goal of helping Lemonade evolve into the most autonomous insurance company in existence.


  • Build and extend internal tools that drive efficiency across multiple functions and flows in the organization
  • Investigate and choose the best tools and technological solutions to satisfy business challenges and needs
  • Work closely with the Product team and multiple stakeholders across the organization to achieve OKRs
  • Be the owner of your domain and ensure code quality, performance, and scalability of our tools
  • Take an active role in building your squad, coaching and mentoring other developers, and helping them elevate their skills


  • 5+ years as a backend engineer
  • BSc in Computer Science or Mathematics (or equivalent experience)
  • Broad knowledge of modern backend frameworks, tools, and architecture
  • Experience working on high-scale, production-grade projects
  • Past contributions to open source projects are a plus
  • Ability to work in an office environment
About Lemonade

Lemonade is a licensed insurance carrier offering renters, homeowners, car, pet, and life insurance in the United States, contents and liability insurance in Germany and the Netherlands, and renters insurance in France. We’re powered by artificial intelligence and behavioral economics, and driven by social good.

A Certified B-Corp, Lemonade donates unused premiums to nonprofits selected by its community as part of our annual Giveback program. We incorporate our values into everything we do—from our business model to our office culture.

Things to know…

Lemonade is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusivity. We never discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. If you require reasonable accommodations due to religious beliefs, pregnancy, or disabilities, let us know at any time.

As a certified B-corp, Lemonade is committed to pursuing social and environmental efforts. We do this in a variety of ways, from providing sponsored opportunities for our employees to give back to their community, to partnerships with organizations that enable our team to autonomously contribute their time to causes they care about.