Full Stack Software Engineer (m/f/d) at Tech-Startup

About us

Since 2011, WorkGenius offers a unique marketplace for companies to hire qualified Freelancers around the world within seconds. Freelancers may work whenever they like, allowing them to focus on their main occupation while making an extra living on the side. Companies get access to a vast pool of talent on an on-demand basis 24/7.

The diversity of Freelancers on the platform enables companies to get results from truly talented people in the respective field – fast and at competitive rates. Compensation is set by the company, similarly to any other marketplace. Freelancers from 63 different countries are currently registered and take on jobs without any application procedure.

Your tasks

At WorkGenius we are on the amazing journey of becoming the world's leading AI-enabled freelance platform. Companies leverage WorkGenius to vet & source talent, break down a project scope to extract skills, and to hire freelancers for each task instantly, enabling them to start working in under 28 minutes.

In the role of our Web Developer (all genders), you will take an active role in shaping our platform, and so, take on the possibility to directly drive our environment and business. You will work in an effective and feature-based team and will be responsible for the feature development and architecting of our complex Freelancer Platform. Check our tech stack here: https://stackshare.io/workgenius/workgenius

We search for highly-motivated and skilled new talents that truly strive to develop themselves, the team and organization. We value feedback and we know: no one is perfect! So let’s grow as a team and make this an opportunity to praise and learn from each other.

Your tasks:

  • You build, release & maintain our company product - our WorkGenius platform (SPA web app).
  • You take ownership over implementation projects e2e (from brief ticket to production deploy) as well as over different parts of the system
  • You work closely with our Product & Design team as well as other team members to achieve your/our daily goals

What we expect

  • You are a proactive problem solver. You are willing to leave code and engineering practices in a better shape than when you first encountered them
  • You´ll be working in a startup environment - it is totally fine to not know everything, however an understanding of web development e2e is required. 
  • It is important to have experiences in Typescript (browser/nodejs) /Python or any other dynamic(high-level) language
    • asynchronous experience is a bonus
  • You have a basic SQL knowledge 
    • Good experience with ORMs is a bonus
  • You have a basic  HTTP knowledge - ideally you have experiences with REST/GraphQL and Websockets 
  • You have basic cloud-service providers knowledge - you may also have experiences in AWS, Terraform and Docker
  • Last but not least, you show us your basic knowledge of testing methodologies (pyramid, tdd, what to test, how to test)

What we offer

  • It's your chance to play a decisive role in shaping a growing tech startup and to make a long-term impact on the job market
  • In our creative work environment and short decision-making processes, every team member (all genders) gets a voice and ideas can be implemented quickly
  • Hopefully we will soon be able to celebrate our successes regularly at joint team events (and not only virtually).
  • Our office is located in the center of Hamburg, close to Gänsemarkt
  • As an international startup our official company language is English
  • We truly care about your health and well-being, that’s why we introduced an additional health insurance 
  • In addition, you can choose from a wide contingent of subscriptions and vouchers that support your mental health, fitness and/or your personal quest for deepening your knowledge in an area of your choice
  • On your first days you will be included in an onboarding program and your buddy will support you in all questions. This way, you will quickly grow into your new role and be able to start successfully

What are the next steps?

At WorkGenius, we value diversity and an inclusive work environment. Therefore, we welcome all applicants, regardless of their social or cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious beliefs.

You want to become part of the WorkGenius team? Then click on the "Apply Now" button and send us your resume. Your contact person is Susanne Jaensch (susanne.jaensch@workgenius.com). We are looking forward to your application!