Lead Backend Developer (m/f/d) - Logistics

We are looking for:

A new team member for one of our portfolio companies which connects customers with carriers through their software - digitalising logistics. They are driving for Europe’s largest e-commerce companies, mostly highly demanding clients.

What will keep you challenged?

  • Responsibility for planning and implementation of scalable systems
  • Selection of appropriate technologies and architecture discussions 
  • Creating design systems using style guides and component based architectures
  • Always keeping a close eye on performance, accessibility and user experience
  • Writing clean, comprehensible and testable code
  • Quality assurance through testing and code reviews
  • Sharing of knowledge and willingness to continuously learn
  • Being the contact person for frontend engineering topics
  • Mentoring and leading the team of backend engineers
  • Developing the team vision of our portfolio company and skillset to stay relevant within an everchanging industry

Backend Technology Stack

  • AWS/GCP
  • Kubernetes/Lambda
  • Python
  • Django

Which traits contribute to your success?

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in backend engineering
  • Experience in people management - leading a team (feedback talks, performance reviews, one on ones etc.)
  • Profound knowledge of the back end stack including some DevOps knowledge
  • Comprehensive overview of the available technologies (Languages and frameworks)
  • Experience in Python or another dynamic back end language is a big plus
  • A solid full-stack knowledge
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to clearly explain complex technical issues to all level team members
  • Highly self-driven, professional personality 
  • Very strong English skills 

What to expect working with our portfolio company:

  • Make a true impact in the Mobility & Logistics Industry
  • Well equipped and modern office in the heart of Berlin
  • Encouragement for a healthy lifestyle with in-office gym, and opportunities to relax in a cozy sleeping cabin
  • Transparent culture with flat hierarchies where every person is highly valued
  • Thrive from an inspiring, creative, and diverse environment with amazing and smart colleagues from all over the world
  • Having fun together as a company with regular team events
  • Getting challenged and developing your professional skills by taking over responsibilities, and a guaranteed steep learning curve from day one
  • Choose from a variety of drinks and healthy snacks available to keep you energized throughout the day
  • Be part of an instant network within the Project A family with access to regular events, knowledge sharing, and meetups

Do you want to be part of our portfolio company's success story?
We are looking forward to your online application.