Lead Software Engineer (w/m/d)

Lead Software Engineer (w/m/d)

companyeSquirrel GmbH
VeröffentlichtVeröffentlicht: vor 2 Jahren
Vertrieb / Verkauf
 6 - 10 Jahre Berufserfahrung 
31.000€ bis 40.000€ pro Jahr

eSquirrel is a multiple award-winning teaching and learning companion and one of the most exciting EdTech startups in the German-speaking world. That’s not our claim alone, but also the jurors of GESA, the Global EdTech Startup Awards, whose DACH final we just won. Therefore, we would like to grow further and need a Lead Software Engineer, who will drive the further development of our platform in consultation with our CTO in a growing team.

Your profile

  • Personal responsibility and teamwork are a given for you
  • Quality and maintainability of your code are important to you
  • UX is not a foreign word to you
  • You have 5+ years of experience in backend and frontend development and are proficient in
    • Java/Kotlin (preferably incl Spring Boot, Hibernate/jOOQ)
    • PostgreSQL (or comparable database)
    • TypeScript with React (incl HTML, CSS, Javascript, possibly AngularJS)
    • Heroku/AWS (or comparable PaaS/IaaS Clouds incl Monitoring, Message Queues, Multi-tenancy, Error Reporting)
  • You have worked in a SCRUM/Kanban environment and enjoy it. Any certificates (e.g., Professional Scrum Developer) are an advantage.
  • You are interested in native Android and iOS apps. Maybe you have even developed one before? Knowledge in Android (Kotlin, Java, Android SDK) / iOS (Swift, XCode) is an advantage.

Your tasks

  • Leading all stages of product development – from conception to live operation
  • Implementing new features in an agile environment
  • Increasing quality and stability by writing automated tests and improving existing processes
  • Technical lead for (Junior) Software Engineers
  • IT consultant for the team and customers incl topics such as security or privacy
  • Continuous development of the eSquirrel platform in Java/Kotlin and TypeScript/React

You will find

  • fast and transparent application process
  • Flexible work hours and remote working as a fundamental part of our culture, but also the possibility to work at the office
  • dynamic start-up environment with a young agile team, flat hierarchies and a respectful working atmosphere
  • High independence and lots of possibilities to help shape a fast-growing company
  • Smartphone, laptop and internet (private use included) and all the coffee you want
  • A monthly salary of min. € 4,000 gross (38.5h per week). We will agree on your actual salary together, depending on your qualifications and experience.

Let’s get to know each other!

Apply with your CV and a few meaningful lines about yourself to jobs@eSquirrel.comWe are looking forward to hearing from you!

You will receive an answer within 2 working days at the latest. The application process then runs quickly in 3 short rounds:

1) 30min phone call to clarify the basic conditions and get to know each other
2) 120min technical interview to evaluate your technical know-how
3) 60min cultural fit round to see if we fit together and to clarify final details

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Art des Abschlusses

  • Bachelor


  •  6 - 10 Jahre Berufserfahrung 


  • 31.000€ bis 40.000€ pro Jahr