// RedSofa London

Location: Mitte, Berlin
Salary:  Freelance: €550 per day (3 months rolling)
Permanent: €80,000 per annum    

Ref: DS 130

Company Overview: a technology hub specialising in rapid development of a suite of financial products, a technology subsidiary of a German financial services giant.

Role Overview: We’re hiring Senior JavaScript Developer (React & NodeJS) to join product development teams working in modern development practices for delivering insurance products in microservices architectures. Rapid delivery is key to modernisation of a traditional product. You’ll be working with other senior professionals in a high performance environment.

Main Experience Needs:
- ReactJS
- NodeJS
- HTML5 & CSS3

Beneficial Experience:
- Portfolio demonstrating relevant projects
- Agile / Scrum / Kanban
- Microservices architecture experience
- Distributed Systems experience

If you’d like to see a full job spec or apply to the position, please get in touch with Danny Stewart at Redsofa Berlin:

DStewart@redsofaberlin.com

Ref: DS 130

Location: Mitte, Berlin
Salary:  Freelance: €550 per day (3 months rolling)
Permanent: €80,000 per annum    

Ref: DS 129

Company Overview: a technology hub specialising in rapid development of a suite of financial products, a technology subsidiary of a German financial services giant.

Role Overview: We’re hiring Senior JavaScript Developer (React & NodeJS) to join product development teams working in modern development practices for delivering insurance products in microservices architectures. Rapid delivery is key to modernisation of a traditional product. You’ll be working with other senior professionals in a high performance environment.

Main Experience Needs:
- ReactJS
- NodeJS
- HTML5 & CSS3

Beneficial Experience:
- Portfolio demonstrating relevant projects
- Agile / Scrum / Kanban
- Microservices architecture experience
- Distributed Systems experience

If you’d like to see a full job spec or apply to the position, please get in touch with Danny Stewart at Redsofa Berlin:

DStewart@redsofaberlin.com

Ref: DS 129

Location: Mitte, Berlin
Salary:  Freelance: €800 per day (3 months rolling)
Permanent: €90,000 per annum    

Ref: DS 128

Company Overview: a technology hub specialising in rapid development of a suite of financial products, a technology subsidiary of a German financial services giant.

Role Overview: We’re hiring Lead Engineer to join product development teams working in modern development practices for delivering insurance products in microservices architectures. Rapid delivery is key to modernisation of a traditional product. You’ll be leading the team, making key technology decisions and guiding other team members to high performance operationational efficiency.

Main Experience Needs:
- Leadership experience within product development environment
- React and NodeJS

Beneficial Experience:
- Portfolio demonstrating relevant projects
- Agile / Scrum / Kanban
- Microservices architecture experience
- Distributed Systems experience

If you’d like to see a full job spec or apply to the position, please get in touch with Danny Stewart at Redsofa Berlin:

DStewart@redsofaberlin.com

Ref: DS 128

Location: Mitte, Berlin
Salary:  Freelance: €1,000 per day (3 months rolling)
Permanent: €110,000 per annum   

Ref: DS 127

Company Overview: a technology hub specialising in rapid development of a suite of financial products, a technology subsidiary of a German financial services giant.

Role Overview: We’re hiring Head of Engineering to lead a product development teams. Your role is to cultivate a high performance environment for development of insurance products in microservices architectures. Rapid delivery is key to modernisation of a traditional product. This position will be the bridge between the parent company and subsidiary technology hub, you’ll be hugely influential in technology and working methodology decisions.

Main Experience Needs:
- Previous experience in managing product development teams
- Excellent understanding of modern best practices for high performance working methods
- Strategic experience in developing product roadmaps
- Experience in hiring technologists
- Previous experience in working with key stakeholders and stakeholder expectation management

Beneficial Experience:
- Agile / Scrum / Kanban
- Microservices architecture experience
- Distributed Systems experience
- React or Node – Java or C++
- HTML5 and CSS3

If you’d like to see a full job spec or apply to the position, please get in touch with Danny Stewart at Redsofa Berlin:

DStewart@redsofaberlin.com

Ref: DS 127

Location: Mitte, Berlin
Salary:  €65,000 + Benefits  
Ref: DS 126

Company Overview: a video-on-demand platform, a movie streaming technology startup as a subsidiary of a major German movie production company. The pay-per-view model and modern UX appeals to the ‘film fanatic’ target groups, proving to be hugely successful in the face of major competition i.e. Netflix and Amazon Prime.

Role Overview: We’re hiring a Senior iOS Developer who’s an apple brand ambassador. It’s a movie streaming app development role with leadership responsibilities in the form of constantly researching and implementing the latest iOS trends and evolving the iPhone, iPad and App TV apps.

Main Experience Needs:
- Objective-C
- Swift
- Passion for Apple products

Beneficial Experience:
- AVFoundation
- Streaming experience
- Passion for movies
- Interest in user experience for apple users

If you’d like to see a full job spec or apply to the position, please get in touch with Danny Stewart at Redsofa Berlin:

DStewart@redsofaberlin.com

Ref: DS 126

Location: Mitte, Berlin
Salary:  €50,000 + Benefits 
Ref: DS 125

Company Overview: a pioneer in the advertising technology industries; specialising in using big data analytics of the major digital advertising companies (Google, Facebook, Instagram, Bing etc) to provide a platform for targeted product advertising. The product is responsible for billions of €€€ of client product sales around the world.

Role Overview: We’re hiring a Ruby Developer to develop highly scalable and high performance web applications, with a large focus on research & development of new tools for constant innovation & product evolution.

The working methods are focused on ensuring engagement, quality and professional development; you’ll work in collaborative TDD fashion, benefit from a lot of autonomy in decision making and you’ll also be encouraged to make the most of ‘Google time’, which is one day per week to research new ideas.

Main Experience Needs:
- Ruby on Rails
- REST and/or SOAP based APIs
- SOA and MVC architecture

Beneficial Experience:
- TDD / Agile / Scrum / Kanban
- HTML5 and CSS3
- MySQL and PostgreSQL

If you’d like to see a full job spec or apply to the position, please get in touch with Danny Stewart at Redsofa Berlin:

DStewart@redsofaberlin.com

Ref: DS 125

Location: Mitte, Berlin
Salary:  Permanent: €60,000 + Benefits
Ref: DS 124

Company Overview: a pioneer in the advertising technology industries; specialising in using big data analytics of the major digital advertising companies (Google, Facebook, Instagram, Bing etc) to provide a platform for targeted product advertising. The product is responsible for billions of €€€ of client product sales around the world.

Role Overview: We’re hiring a Frontend Developer that will take a key role in design and redevelopment of the 3 major client-facing applications. You’ll be using your experience in either AngularJS, ReactJS or VueJS to improve the usability of the applications.

Main Experience Needs:
- JavaScript (AngularJS or React or Vue)
- HTML5 and CSS3
- Developing large interactive applications

Beneficial Experience:
- TDD / Agile / Scrum / Kanban
- Backbone or CoffeeScript
- Any backend experience or API experience

Additional benefits include: Flexible working hours, budget for professional skills development, ‘Google’ research time each week, brand new offices, latest equipment and company social events.

If you’d like to see a full job spec or apply to the position, please get in touch with Danny Stewart at Redsofa Berlin:

DStewart@redsofaberlin.com

Ref: DS 124

Location: Mitte, Berlin
Salary:  €80,000 + Benefits + Flexible Hours
Ref: DS 123

Company Overview: a pioneer in the advertising technology industries; specialising in using big data analytics of the major digital advertising companies (Google, Facebook, Instagram, Bing etc) to provide a platform for targeted product advertising. The product is responsible for billions of €€€ of client product sales around the world.

Role Overview: We’re hiring a Senior Java Developer for an influential engineering role in design and development of the new product strategy, for the programmatic advert & real-time bidding application. Use your knowledge of creating highly scalable applications, in distributed systems / micro-services architectures.

Main Experience Needs:
- JavaSE
- Multithreading / Concurrent programming
- Micro-services architectures / Distributed systems

Beneficial Experience:
- TDD / Agile / Scrum / Kanban
- PHP
- Real-time data processing engine

Additional benefits include: Flexible working hours, budget for professional skills development, ‘Google’ research time each week, brand new offices, latest equipment and company social events.

If you’d like to see a full job spec or apply to the position, please get in touch with Danny Stewart at Redsofa Berlin:

DStewart@redsofaberlin.com

Ref: DS 123

Location: Mitte, Berlin
Salary:  €80,000 + Benefits + Flexible Hours
Ref: DS

Company Overview: a pioneer in the advertising technology industries; specialising in using big data analytics of the major digital advertising companies (Google, Facebook, Instagram, Bing etc) to provide a platform for targeted product advertising. The product is responsible for billions of €€€ of client product sales around the world.

Role Overview: We’re hiring a Senior Scala / Hadoop Developer to create big management applications, incorporating machine learning and artificial intelligence technologies for cutting edge programmatic advert bidding. You’ll be creating large scale distributed data processing applications, using your experience and knowledge of deploying large scale multi-TB data systems.

Main Experience Needs:

- Hadoop / HBase / Pig
- Scala
- Micro-services architectures / Distributed systems

Beneficial Experience:

- Mapreduce / Bigtable
- Ruby or Python
- Google AdWords / Universal Analytics
- Storm / Spark
- AdTech / Real-time bidding / Marketing tech

Additional benefits include: Flexible working hours, budget for professional skills development, ‘Google’ research time each week, brand new offices, latest equipment and company social events.

If you’d like to see a full job spec or apply to the position, please get in touch with Danny Stewart at Redsofa Berlin:

DStewart@redsofaberlin.com

Ref: DS

Analytics Engine: AdTech Product Company – Mitte, Berlin
€50,000 to €70,000 Salary + Bonus + Flexible Hours

We’re partnering with an Advertising Technology Product Company to hire Data Engineers to develop the major analytics engine. Client list includes several of the top 500 international ecommerce companies, which has already generated billions of euros in revenue!

You’ll be coding in Ruby, Scala and/or Golang development languages to create tools that convert large raw data sets into intelligent formats for processing by the Data Scientists. It’s an Agile Test Driven Development (TDD) working method, small product team’s collaborating with your Data Engineer colleagues, Data Scientists, Software Engineers and Product Managers.

Code quality is very important; the analytics engines will be built to scale and robust, accurate and real-time performance is essential. You will use your knowledge of the big data tech stack (HDFS, Hive, Pig and/or Spark) to influence technical decisions in the engineering team.

We’re seeking:

- 2 to 5 years development experience in Ruby, Scala and/or Go (Essential)

- Computer Science Education to Bachelor’s or Master’s level (Essential)

- Passion for Software Engineer, Big Data and Scalable Architectures (Essential)

- Interest in online marketing bidding tech i.e; Google AdWords, BingAds, Social Media Advertising and Universal Analytics (Beneficial)

- Previous experience with big data tech tools i.e. HDFS, Hive, Pig and/or Spark (Beneficial)

- Motivation to learn new skills and work with evolving technologies (Beneficial)

The company culture is a results based model; this means you’ll have autonomy on the hours you come into the office; you’ll pick your own computer hardware and software; you’ll be encouraged to invest 10% to 20% of work time into researching / innovation outside of the main tasks; and you’re encouraged to be involved with business strategy, to influence the growth of the overall company.

It’s an opportunity to join a modern company with a 21st century approach to work/life balance, you’ll benefit from the control over your own life whilst building a product that is proven to be incredibly useful & profitable in the real-world.

If you’d like to see the job spec, or further information about the company, please send your CV to Danny Stewart at Redsofa Berlin; DStewart@RedsofaBerlin.com

(Data Engineer, Software Developer, Ruby on Rails, Go, Golang, Scala, Big Data, Analytics, AdTech, HDFS, Hive, Pig, Spark, Agile, TDD)

 

Salary: €85k to €130k+ (flexible) 

We have an opening for a Senior Engineering Manager or Senior Engineering Lead in the heart of Berlin.

You will be working for a known and successful development platform that is growing again in Berlin. They are looking to develop and drive their Software Development Engineering Teams, within the Open Source team and the wider Engineering department.

(English speaking role in an international business, German is not necessary)

It’s a genuinely exciting time to join a growing product business focused on developers and development.

You will be working for a business that is big on personal development, which offer flexible-working and personalized workspace and have a desire for you to be influential within the wider business.

Remit.

- To be a very influential senior manager, to lead, mentor and manage the Engineering Team.
- To embrace being part of an expert team where technology is key and loved.
- To work closely and collaborate with other senior management leads across product, technology and platform.
- To make important strategic and technical decisions within the engineering remit.
- You will always be looking to improve development processes and engineering management practices.

You:

- Experience across both web and mobile technologies
- Ideally have experience within a big tech brand, start up or top digital agency
- Proven and solid experience of managing engineers and engineering managers
- To guide, grow and evolve the engineering team
- Responsible for hiring and on-boarding
- Opensource SDK experience would be very beneficial
- Responsible for technical and managerial strategy
- In-depth, credible and proven engineering background
- Strong knowledge principles of API’s, developer platforms and latest trends

Some of the benefits

- Joining a respected, known and growing business focused on technology and web development
- Working with a varied set of modern technologies and best practices
- Flexibility within the work place
- Self-development education budget
- Promote a friendly and social culture

If this is for you, please apply here for full spec, benefits and information.

Please email Alex Foreman on aforeman@redsofaberlin.com with your application.

Salary: €65k      
Ref: as8933                              
Location: Berlin

Overview:

 Travel Connection App - Great time to join the business as you’ll be heavily involved in the re-launch towards the end of the year and get to see your work in the public domain.

- Based in central Berlin and backed by a known and respected investor. They have a top tech talent team that is growing and aiming to provide an excellent public product to make travelling and purchasing as easy as possible.

Remit. - Key role in the development team, and responsible for mentoring another Frontend Developer.
- Helping the public discover new quick and cheaper routes across local and intercity trave

Responsible for the design and development of a brand new app consisting of new and up to date content and new unique features.

Working alongside teams of backend, product management and design. Focusing on usability, performance and code quality, you will be using new technologies and latest methods and tools.

You:

- Experienced in JavaScript, React, HTML
- Cloud-native development experience
- Record of building successful apps for high-traffic environments, across desktop and Mobile
- TDD, HTTP and Restful web services experience
- Enthusiasm for and experience in agile methods and environments
- A passion for technology and being able to debate tech and experiences with other team members.

Benefits

- Working with a talented tech team on a product that millions of people will use daily
- The chance to see your work in the public domain
A working environment with a quick decision-making process
Self-development education budget
Attractive package, stock options, great office location, free drinks & food…

Please email your CV to aforeman@redsofaberlin.com

Location: Berlin 
Salary depends on experience - €70k to €90k
Ref: 74384

We have a very influential opening position to take a lead development role in their JavaScript focused tech stack.

It’s a growth role, so you’ll be hands on initially with JavaScript, ReactJS & NodeJS, building the team, developing a long-term technology strategy and mentoring other passionate technologists.

This is a great opportunity to join a fun and fast rising content, social and video start up based in Berlin.

You:

- Lead the technical development of the data-driven video platform, tool and product

- The drive and ambition to play a lead role in a disruptive advertising platform as the future CTO and lead the technology team

- Build, bring in house, mentor and manage the whole tech team from scratch so experience managing development teams is crucial

- Hands on developing with JavaScript code (based on NodeJs, ReactJS, etc.)

- 3-5 years experience of professional experience in JavaScript development

- Big passion for and focus on code quality

Fun stuff

- Great company culture, lots of fun and a sense of being part of a close team

- Many team events including dinners / parties

- Free beverages / fruit / snacks / cereals all day

- Possible share options

- And of course an opportunity to be a senior manager with real influence on a new scalable product…

Salary: €70k – €75k
Location: Berlin
Ref: 3885

Senior Ruby Developer opening for one of the quickest growing consumer brand start-ups (globally). New European HQ in Berlin of approximately 30 people. They are growing their technical and development offering and are looking for a SSD who specialises in Ruby.

3 years old, and growing, this business has a great product range, and recently named one of the most innovative companies for 2017.

As the Senior Ruby Developer in Berlin you’ll be an important part of a fast paced tech team, focusing on high quality customer experience. You will be involved in on-line retail projects across project management, web user experience, systems and logistics.

Ownership – one of the benefits to you is that you’ll be an important part of a global engineering team but also get to play a big role in scoping future projects and will take ownership of these through to implementation and completion.

- Study and improve the speed & stability of our website, and constantly evaluate tools used
- Identifying new ways to improve the business and take ownership
- Design and build API integrations
- Scale, maintain and improve the experience for EU visitors
- Develop ways to capture, and use data to analyse and improve user experience workflow

It would suit somebody who is passionate and knowledgeable about the tools you use, the software you build and can debate and collaborate with the team to come up with the best solutions.

A bit about you:

- Several years of experience as a Software Engineer preferably in a start-up environment
- Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent education ideally
- Proficiency with JavaScript and CSS/SASS
- Experience building and expanding high growth web platforms
- Experience in E-Commerce is a major plus

Soft Benefits

- Superb opportunity to be part of a young and talented team for a successful global start up.
- Weekly team lunches, unlimited snacks and drinks to help you through your day!
- Flexible working hours and the ability work from home from time to time
- Central Berlin office location

Get in touch if you match the above requirement for full info.

Salary: €60k – €65k
Location: Berlin
Ref: 8389

OverviewTravel Connection App business backed by a known and respected investor. Based in central Berlin, top tech talent team and growing, aiming to provide a top public product to make travelling and purchasing as easy as possible.

Helping the public discover new quick and cheaper routes across local and intercity travel.

Great time to join the business as you’ll be heavily involved in the re-launch towards the end of the year and get to see your work in the public domain.

Remit.

Responsible for the design and development of a brand new app consisting of new and up to date content and new unique features.

Senior Frontend Web Developer working alongside teams of backend, product management and design. Focusing on usability, performance and code quality, you will be using new technologies, and latest methods and tools.

You:

- JavaScript, CSS and HTML are your strengths and weapons
- Cloud-native development experience
- Record of building successful apps for high-traffic environments, across desktop and Mobile
- Test-driven development (TDD) HTTP and Restful web services experience
- Excellent spoken and written English
- Enthusiasm for and experience in agile methods and environments
- A passion for technology, helping shape how we travel, and being able to debate tech and experiences with other team members.

Benefits

- Working with a talented tech team on a product that millions of people will use daily
- The chance to see your work in the public domain
- Product experience across web and mobile
- A working environment with a quick decision-making process“finally!”You might be thinking!
- Self-development education budget
- Attractive package, stock options, great office location and always a winner – free drinks & food…

Salary: €65k to €70k
Location: Berlin
Ref: 4839

OverviewTravel Connection App business backed by a known and respected investor. Based in central Berlin, top tech talent team and growing, aiming to provide a top public product to make travelling and purchasing as easy as possible.

Helping the public discover new quick and cheaper routes across local and intercity travel.

Great time to join the business as you’ll be heavily involved in the re-launch towards the end of the year and get to see your work in the public domain

Benefits:

- Working with a talented tech team on a product that millions of people will use daily
- The chance to see your work in the public domain
- Product experience across web and mobile
- A working environment with a quick decision-making process “finally!” You might be thinking!
- Self-development education budget
- Attractive package, stock options, great office location and always a winner – free drinks & food…

Remit:
Responsible for the design and development of a brand new Android app consisting of new and up to date content and new unique features.

As the Senior Android Developer you will be working alongside teams of backend, product management and design. Focusing on usability, performance and code quality, you will be using new technologies, and latest methods and tools.

You:

- Senior Android Developer experienced in Java.
- In-depth knowledge of the Android Architecture.
- Other platform experience would be a bonus
- A proven track of building successful Android apps
- Experience in integrating complex backend APIs
- Excellent spoken and written English
- Enthusiasm for and experience in agile methods and environments
- A passion for technology, helping shape how we travel, and being able to debate tech and experiences with other team members.