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Our open-source philosophy demands and promotes openness and transparency in all products and processes.


As an owner-operated company, we treat people equally and keep our feet firmly on the ground.


We are idealists & researchers who are constantly looking to change the status quo to meet new demands.

Why work at Shopware?

Every day we are driven by the vision that we will achieve something amazing. Shopware is the perfect environment to make that vision a reality:

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This is us

People are the most important aspect of Shopware. They are the ones who work every day with us to make Shopware even more successful. Every individual is an essential part of the fabric that makes up Shopware. This makes Shopware personal and accessible.

Our Tech Stack

Our tech stack is modern: We do the things that others talk about. We like to experiment and use the latest technologies and concepts in everyday development.


Your benefits as a developer

Open Source
Open Source

Shopware is an open source software, developed for people who use it. This brings huge advantages not only to our Community and customers, but also gives our agile working processes much more flexibility.


We encourage the spirit of an open, global community. As Shopware employee you are part of our Community which is always interested in taking our software to the next level. You can get involved to the extent you want.

Specialized conference
Specialized conference

At Shopware you have the option of visiting international conferences, where you can exchange ideas with experienced developers from around the world. Or you can stand on stage yourself for Shopware - according to your preferences.

Learn from professionals
Learn from professionals

Supported by a team of development professionals, you’ll have an active role continuing the development of state-of-the-art software.

Choose your hardware
Choose your hardware

Are you a devoted Apple user or an advocate of Linux or Windows? Just let us know what you prefer. You’ll be provided with the hardware you’re most comfortable working with.

Modern tools
Modern tools

Innovative software needs innovative tools. That’s why you have a variety of tools standing at attention to help you get the job done with style and finesse.

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Voices from our Team

Dennis Mader
Dennis Mader
Head of User Experience

"When colleagues become friends, then you are at Shopware."

Jennifer Can
Jennifer Can
Front Desk Coordinator

"We function as a great team, going beyond work to create something special together. The wonderful team spirit not only unites us but also leads to shared, meaningful experiences."

Michael Telgmann
Michael Telgmann
Engineering Lead

"We have a lot of fun innovating. Every idea is taken seriously – no matter how crazy. Because you’re surrounded by true professionals, you can learn something valuable from every colleague."

Andreas Wolf
Andreas Wolf
Head of Internal Products

"The software is never finished. That’s why lifelong learning is so important for us. Shopware supports every individual in various ways to make sure they are able to develop personally and professionally."

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These aren't just empty words

We give our best every day – and this is the result! For example, various institutes, such as 'Great Place to Work' or 'kununu', honor the best employers in Germany yearly based on a comprehensive evaluation that includes an anonymous employee survey. Shopware is several times named as one of the best employers in the region of Münsterland, the entire ICT industry, and Germany.

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Interesting Key Facts

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Fruit per week

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Female employees

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The application process

  1. Online application

    Has a position sparked your interest? Then go for it - you can apply online using our application portal.

  2. Reviewing your application

    You will receive a confirmation of receipt after you have uploaded your documents to our online application portal. Please understand that it takes some time to review the documents. We, therefore, ask for a bit of patience and will get back to you as soon as possible. You can typically expect to hear back from us within two weeks.

  3. Job interview

    Your application won us over! We would like to get to know you better during an interview (by phone or video call). At the same time, we want you to get a feel for Shopware and the job. We'll meet as equals: In addition to a representative from the respective department, the interview will also be attended by a member of our People & Culture team.

  4. Get-to-know day

    If we feel you're a great fit for the Shopware team, we'll arrange a time for you to join us for a meet and greet, where you'll gather a more personal idea of our daily work life. At the end of the day, we will clarify any open questions and let you know when you can hear from us next.

  5. Job offer & the start of your career with Shopware

    If we have both enjoyed the meet and greet, we will agree on contract details and sign your employment contract together. We know that the first days in a new job are exciting and full of questions. To make it as easy as possible for you to join us, we have thought of various ways to make you feel welcome from day one: Upon arriving, your workplace and IT are already waiting, and lunch is ordered so you can look forward to your training plan. In addition, you'll have a buddy who will support you with advice and assistance from day one.

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