Java Developer


18+ Volunteer Remote (Germany) Xenyria

What you'll be doing

  • Work on the functionality of the Xenyria Server such as our games which are built on top of Orion, our own proprietary minecraft server
  • Develop our building tools such as our prop system built on Spigot
  • Work on various microservices that power the Xenyria Server

What you should have

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Must be located in Germany
  • Experience with Java, beyond Spigot and in large and sophisticated codebases
  • Experience with Git
  • Experience with Maven
  • Experience with SQL and MySQL
  • Understanding of Object Oriented Programming

Additional skills that are useful

  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines
  • Experience with GLSL Shader development
  • Experience with developing Minecraft Fabric/Quilt mods

Benefits and Perks

  • Due to being a volunteer position, you are completely flexible in when you work and how much you work
  • Opportunities to make contributions to open source projects
  • Creative freedom to suggest your own ideas and come up with your own solutions
  • Flexibility to switch between projects (within reason and our needs), fostering a balanced workload and preventing burnout
  • As our team grows, we will be hosting developer events such as hackathons
  • Monthly store credit for the Xenyria Store
  • A letter of recommendation upon request
  • Public credit for your work on our projects


You are required to sign an NDA to work on this position. This is to protect our intellectual property and to ensure that our projects are not leaked.

About Xenyria

Xenyria is a Minecraft Server developed by Pixelground Labs offering unique and custom experiences. Our experienced are powered by advanced technology and a dedicated team of developers, builders, game designers, and artists. Through resource packs, shaders, and custom software, we are able to create immersive experiences that are unique to Xenyria.

About Pixelground Labs

Pixelground Labs is a group that specializes in developing interactive gaming experiences, with a primary focus on Minecraft. Our team comprises passionate creatives and skilled developers who collaborate to craft unique and enjoyable experiences for our players. Founded in Germany, we have grown into a global community, with members from all around the globe.

We celebrate the diversity and inclusivity within our Team. Our members come from different backgrounds, cultures, and corners of the world, fostering a rich tapestry of perspectives and experiences. We embrace individuality and encourage our staff to express themselves freely and authentically. This diversity fuels our creativity and drives us to create experiences that resonate with players from all walks of life. We firmly believe that inclusivity is essential to our team's success and for crafting experiences that leave a positive impact.