Senior Backend Engineer with Python - PropTech (m/f/d)

Engineering · Hamburg · Full-time · Senior

Job description

Job description

Project A is the operational VC that provides its ventures with capital, an extensive network and exclusive access to a wide range of operational expertise. The portfolio includes companies such as Artisense, Catawiki, Horizn Studios, KRY, LIQID, Spryker, uberall and WorldRemit. You can find more information at www.project-a.com and on the blog insights.project-a.com.

We are looking for:

A new team member for one of our portfolio companies.

What will keep you challenged?

  • Being part of a smart and motivated small team dedicated to build tech-driven, smarter processes that enable excellently trained real-estate agents to create a delightful home buying and selling experience
  • Creating, developing and scaling our platform that powers real estate agents, buyers and sellers
  • Having high responsibility from day one and the chance to build a product from scratch 
  • Driving the development by working closely together with other developers and the CPO 

Which traits contribute to your success?

  • Experience in building well designed and tested applications with a clean code
  • Deep understanding of Python and its ecosystem
  • Being able to work both in a team and independent 
  • Knowing how to write good tests or even practice TDD and know how to set up automated testing environments
  • Being passionate about code quality and being pragmatic in getting things done
  • Having a drive for improving processes and thinking in long-term wins
  • Fluency in English (in both written and verbal communication); German is a plus

Bonus Skills

  • Fluency in JavaScript or other programming languages
  • Experience with Django/DRF and PostgreSQL
  • Experience with Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery
  • Skills in other items from our technology stack
  • Experience with Contentful 

Technology Stack 

  • Docker, AWS ElasticBeanstalk
  • PostgreSQL
  • Elasticsearch
  • Python, Django, Django REST Framework
  • ES6, React, Typescript, Node.js

What to expect working with our portfolio company:

  • Make a true impact in the PropTech industry
  • Well equipped and modern office in the heart of Hamburg
  • Thrive from an inspiring, creative, and diverse environment with amazing and smart colleagues from all over the world
  • Transparent culture with flat hierarchies where every person is highly valued
  • 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
  • Possibility for home office and flexible working hours to balance your work and private life 
  • Being part of an instant network within the Project A family

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