Lead Software Engineer (m/f/d) - Yieldkit

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin / Hamburg / Remote

Looking for an exciting challenge?
Join us on our mission to become a global champion in commerce advertising and performance marketing.
Backed by our investor Waterland Private Equity, our three companies are digidip, shopping24, and Yieldkit form YK Group. Together, we are building and scaling technology platforms that all share the goal of connecting advertisers and publishers in a manner beneficial to both parties.
We are an international, multilingual team with flat hierarchies. Our teams work with a high degree of independence, both from offices in Hamburg and Berlin, as well as remotely.
Our culture runs on trust, friendliness, and collegiality, fostering a positive work atmosphere. Working with us is easy and fun – just ask our clients, who we help to reach their goals in an uncomplicated, reliable way. 
In close cooperation with our partners, we provide advertising formats that offer genuine relevance for our users and, as a result, lead to higher sales.

We would be delighted if you joined us at mrge as Lead Software Engineer!
Your Tasks:
  • Lead, coach, and mentor a team of smart full stack engineers and support them in executing complex engineering projects as well as support their career development 
  • Translate functional and technical requirements into detailed architecture, design, and clean, efficient, and extensible code 
  • Identify technical impediments and propose and implement solutions 
  • Facilitate communication and decision-making in your team and with other engineering teams and stakeholders 
  • Manage your services from architecture to testing, deployment and operation in an agile environment 
Your Profile:
  • Academic degree in Computer Science 
  • 5+ years of experience as a software engineer and 2+ years of hands-on team leadership experience 
  • Strong hands-on Java/Kotlin skills with a clear understanding of advanced concepts in design patterns, collection framework, garbage collection, multithreading etc. 
  • Proven track of architecting and delivering scalable, distributed cloud-based systems, RESTful API design, microservices, preferably in AWS 
  • Strong frontend technology skills in React/Typescript or DevOps experience with AWS, Kubernetes, Terraform are a plus 
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience in CI/CD design and automation to facilitate continuous delivery and deployment 
  • Effective communication skills in English and ability to understand business requirements 
Your Opportunity:
  • Take an active role in shaping an innovative, growth-orientated international corporate group from its early stages; seize the opportunity to become irreplaceable!
  • Take on responsibility as you become an important part of a young, ambitious, and friendly team with a shared desire to develop its skills.
  • Enjoy opportunities to work independently, with flexible hours and hybrid remote/office working options.
  • Enjoy top-notch employee benefits: 30 paid vacation days, the latest tech, individual development plan, prepaid spending card (50€ monthly budget) and much more
  • Take your skills, talents, and career to the next level as you grow with us.
Have we convinced you? Then we can’t wait to read your application!
All our employees have equal career opportunities at mrge, regardless of gender, origin, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, age, or other personal attributes.
Candidates will be considered and selected equally based on their skills, qualification, and the needs of the company.
We know that experience and skills are matters of development and gain while working. Therefore, we encourage you to apply even if your profile does not meet 100% of the requirements for this position.
About us

A global champion for Commerce Advertising with the vibrant energy of a start-up? A high-tech platform that’s fun to work with – for both employees and clients? A multi-location based company with flat hierarchies, run by an international, multilingual team? Yes, that’s us! At mrge, we connect publishers, advertisers, smart tools and formats to drive additional revenue. Now we are excited about connecting with you.

Are you ready to grow? Then join us on our mission to expand mrge and its entities digidip, shopping24 and Yieldkit through fresh ideas, great talent and true commitment. We’re looking forward to getting to know you!

Your application!
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