Developer Advocate (f/x/m)

Scout24 is a listed tech company that has been revolutionising digital marketplaces for over 20 years. Driving various strategic initiatives over the years, today we focus solely on building an ecosystem for the German and Austrian real estate market. With ImmoScout24, we have been successfully bringing together owners, agents  and other services  with users. Our know-how and diverse services ensure market transparency and make hard decisions easy for our users.  

A diverse and inclusive team of proactive people awaits you at Scout24. Together, we bring innovative ideas forward in a data-driven environment. This is how ideas become reality.  

We need your support here.   

Our philosophy here is simple: not only do your ideas count, but you do too. We want you to develop further and become a permanent member of our team. Because success develops together! 

What you can expect from us:

  • Your time is precious: we offer flexible working hours, home office and 30 days holiday annually.
  • Commitment to diversity and an inclusive environment: We value diverse personalities, skills, values and backgrounds. 
  • Being a part of a company that promotes the topic of sustainability and lives by it every day.
  • Have kids? We'll support you with a professional family service, which helps you to find a childcare centre or offers emergency childcare.   
  • Moving? We offer support with the move and with the application for visas. 
  • Further development: from professional know-how and language courses to workshops on individual growth skills – Here you are the center of attention
  • Treat yourself to free water, coffee and tea, as well as fresh fruit, to strengthen you each day.
  • Stay healthy - Take part in company sports classes, team runs and cycling eventsAlso bookmassages or receive discounts for gyms.  
  • Dogs are welcome: Bring your dog to work (according to rules, of course!). 
  • We are a tech company: We work with the latest technical tools and hardware. 

Curious? Take a look behind the scenes of #WorkingAtScout24:

We are looking for a Developer Advocatewho is passionate about the developer experience and making it as easy as possible for developers to craft applications that delight home sellers, buyers and renters. 

As a Developer Advocate in Platform Engineering, you’ll help Scout24 developers be successful with our Tech Platform. By acting as a bridge between platform teams and the product development community at Scout24 and ImmoScout24you’ll advocate for developers and product teams (engineers, managers and product managers) by helping them gain the best value and service from the Tech Platform and by helping platform teams understand the business and operational needs and technical challenges of product teams. 

The Tech Platforis an integrated suite of critical infrastructure products at Scout24 providing centralised tooling and expertise to enhance the productivity of developers by removing their need to be concerned about infrastructure. We have multiple teams developing this seamless experience. These products include container platforms, deployment infrastructure, CI/CD servers, monitoring and more. 

This is a new position for the Tech Platform and an opportunity to shape its evolution and success.  

What we need from you:

  • Provide advocacy and technical guidance to help plan and build solutions using the Tech Platform.  
  • Participate in regular discovery, design and development of the Tech Platform. 
  • Optimize our feedback and support cycle. 
  • Share best practices around how to efficiently and reliably develop, build and run applications. 
  • Help craft and execute strategies to drive Scout24’s product teams’ adoption and use of Tech Platform products; pair with product engineers on their solutions 
  • Create and conduct training to transfer platform knowledge to the internal community 
  • Build relationships with key technical contributors within product teams to enable them to promote the Tech Platform  

What you need to bring:

  • Strong technical background and strong interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with diverse, talented engineering teams 
  • Experience operating and building systems on modern cloud infrastructure platforms 
  • Eagerness to keep your existing technical skills up to date and developing new ones, so you can make strong contributions to platform development 
  • Growth mindset; you love learning and seek opportunities to grow 
  • Effective communication skills (written, verbal, visual); you accurately communicate technical ideas and tailor the level to your audience  

Questions? Andrej is happy to help.    
Andrej Pejcev, Talent Acquisition Manager

Please be aware that we do not accept applications via e-mail.  

To all recruitment agencies: Scout24 does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward any resumes to our jobsteamScout24 employees or any other organisation location. Scout24 is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.  

If you have a disability and would like to apply for a job with us, please feel free to contact our Inclusion Officer Hauke Schüttauf (she/her) with any questions about accessibility, disability and inclusion: 

Diversity Statement

We at Scout24 value and embrace the diversity that our employees bring to the company with their individual capabilities, talents and skills. Because we are convinced that precisely this diversity is the foundation for the success. People can only unlock their potential if they feel secure, valued and respected as individuals. We welcome everyone – regardless of gender, gender identity, sexual identity, race, skin, color, ethnic origin, race, skin color, citizenship, ethnicity, religion or disability, age or marital status