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 and on the blog

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
  • 27 days of paid vacation

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