Backend Software Engineer (m/f/d)

Zeitgold enables entrepreneurs to focus on what they are truly passionate about - their products and customers - and frees them from paperwork. By combining artificial intelligence and experts, we offer an end-to-end solution for managing the financials of cafés, restaurants, craftsmen, and agencies. Zeitgold empowers the owners to get bookkeeping, payroll, invoice payment, collections and coordination with their tax advisor done in less than 10 minutes per day on their smartphones, saving around 10 hours per week and creating clarity of mind.

Zeitgold was founded in 2015 and is based in Berlin and Tel Aviv. Co-founders Stefan Jeschonnek (MBA, Stanford) and Jan Deepen (PhD, WHU) previously co-founded fintech company SumUp. Stefan and Jan teamed up with Kobi Eldar (8200 alum), who led a cybersecurity unit in the Israeli Defense Forces and had leading roles in several Israeli tech companies.

We are backed by Deutsche Bank, Saban Ventures, Battery Ventures (investor also in GoEuro and N26), Holtzbrinck Ventures (investor also in Zalando, Flixbus and SumUp) and a number of well-known business angels from Germany, Silicon Valley, and Israel.

Join us in our office in Berlin Mitte and let’s take small businesses into the digital age.

A few facts about the position

  • We are looking for incredible people that are also very passionate and experienced developers to join the team, in our Berlin Mitte or Tel Aviv office (we have R&D teams in both). We are using a modern open source tech stack based on Python & ReactJS (other languages and tools are also welcome). If you are a quick learner, you will thrive in our environment that offers diverse professional challenges. You will join an agile team of top-talent that enjoys a tremendous amount of flexibility and room for personal expression in our product. The open and transparent way in which we manage the company will allow you manage your own time and stay true to your work style.

  • More about our technology environment:
  • Client side - React web, React native (Android and iOS apps)
  • Server side - Python and Django, GraphQL
  • Cloud - Broad usage of AWS services, serverless architecture (AWS lambda), Docker containers
  • Data science stack based on Python (ML, NLP, text processing)

Your profile:

  • 3+ years' experience in development of backend applications
  • Experience in at least two programming languages (Python would be awesome)
  • Experience with relational databases (MySql, PostgreSQL, SqlServer etc.)
  • A great team player
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and challenging startup environment
  • All around player, fast, creative, self-learning individual

Interpersonal skills:

  • Loves to create great products that really help people
  • Enjoys working as part of a strong team
  • Excellent communication skills in English
  • Passionate for technology and product
  • An owner  
  • Thrives in a fast-paced, rapidly evolving environment with varying priorities