Senior Backend Engineer – Python (f/m/d)

at Delivery Hero SE (view profile)
Location Berlin, Germany
Date Posted July 2, 2019
Category European Union - EU Blue Card Jobs
Germany - Residence Permit Visa Jobs
Job Type python


Delivery Hero is building the next generation of online food-delivery platforms. We are truly international with engineering teams in 12 countries and operations in 40+ countries.

Delivery Hero Tech has played an instrumental role in the large growth of our company.

Our Tech teams leverage a diverse stack to create cutting-edge solutions which cover the full customer experience - starting with an online search for food and ending with a delicious meal arriving at your doorstep.

That's why we are looking for creative and motivated Senior Python Backend Engineer (f/m/d) who is able to quickly and safely design and implement new features for our backend systems. We are looking for someone passionate and smart to join us on our mission. Our ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, innovative, and good at “getting things done“. The job is based in Berlin.

What’s on the menu?

  • We use Python, Django and PostgreSQL for Backend.

  • You like to clearly document what you are doing by using Git or a similar VCS.

  • You have at least 5 years of experience of Python web development in a professional working environment, ideally on an enterprise level application.

  • You have experience with larger platforms that scale.

  • You measure your features and their impact on platform and business. 

Bonus points:

  • RESTful API development.

  • Memcache, Celery, Supervisord, py.test, or comparable technologies.

  • Operations: Your responsibility is not limited to the development process, but you will deploy your developed features to the servers, too. It would be great if you have used Ansible and Jenkins before, you are familiar with UNIX based operating systems and you have experience in administration and maintenance of those systems.

  • Agile, Scrum, test driven development, unit testing.

  • Mentoring experience. 

What do you bring to the table?

  • You have a solid background in software development, with working on end-to-end solutions in complex systems.

  • You to find and maintain the right balance in delivering fast and delivering quality.

  • Open communication, Teamwork and “getting things” done are in your professional values.

  • You love to be hands on, designing, coding and reviewing features. 

Our topping:

  • Develop your skills with your educational budget for conferences and external trainings.

  • Exchange ideas and meet fellow developers at regular meetups and in our active guilds.

  • Get to know your colleagues during company parties, hackathons, cultural and sports events.

  • English is our working language, and our colleagues at Delivery Hero come from every corner of the globe, working in diverse, cross-cultural teams.

  • Flexible working hours, with the option of home office.

  • Save responsibly with our corporate pension scheme.

  • Enjoy fresh fruits, cereals, beverages, tea and coffee in our lounges.  

  • Take a break with Kicker or table tennis.

  • Take a timeout in our nap room.

  • Learn German with free classes, access our e-learning platform and participate in our inhouse trainings.

  • Enjoy massages or get your hair cut in the office.

Are you the missing ingredient? Send us your CV!

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