Senior Backend Engineer

at Delivery Hero open_in_new
Berlin, Germany
Job type
full time
1 year ago

Job description

We are looking for a Senior Python Backend Engineer (f/m/d) to join our Marketing Tech team and help us attracting new customers, creating a personalized experience for our existing customers and driving the business with data-driven insights.

You will develop innovative tech systems responsible to automate marketing campaigns, design a tailored user experience for each customer and you will challenge the existing decision-making processes with AI and advanced analytics solutions.

If you're a creative problem solver who is hungry for a new adventure, an international workplace is waiting for you in the heart of Berlin!

Your mission:

You will design, implement and maintain backend APIs in different projects and services for the Marketing Tech Team.

You will get your hands dirty with python, bash and cloud services (GCP).

Our apps deal with lots of data so we work with different datastores (Postgres, Bigquery…).

Grow and expand your expertise and Delivery Hero’s technology stack.


3+ years of software development experience with a key focus on modern web applications and cloud services.

Hands on experience with api design, flask, django, GCP.

Getting things done attitude.

You have a passion for clean and beautiful code, with an eye for simplicity and pragmatism.

You firmly believe in lean and agile development.

You understand that quality is not assured solely by the QA engineer, but by the team. Automated testing is part of your development cycle.

You believe in cross-functional teams and know that responsibility does not end with deployment.

Good communication skills and you use them to share knowledge among your peers.

You will make sure that the platforms keep up with high standards of scalability, stability, security and performance.

Company description

Why Delivery Hero?

Develop your skills with your educational budget for conferences and external trainings.

Exchange ideas and meet fellow developers at regular meetups, in our active guilds and during our Developer Exchange Program.

Join company parties, hackathons, cultural and sports events.

English is our working language, and our colleagues at Delivery Hero come from every corner of the globe, working in diverse, cross-cultural teams.

Save responsibly with our corporate pension scheme.

Daily fruits, cereals, beverages, tea and coffee in our lounges.

Learn German with free classes, access our e-learning platform and participate in our inhouse trainings.

Enjoy massages, get your haircut in the office, join our free yoga classes or take a timeout in our nap room.

About us:

Delivery Hero Tech is playing an exceptional role in the large growth of our company. Our Tech teams leverage a diverse stack to create cutting-edge solutions which cover the full customer experience - starting with a great online search experience and ending with a real-time delivery at your doorstep.

Read about the latest updates from our Tech & Product teams on our blog. []

Delivery Hero is building the next generation global on-demand delivery platform. We have grown rapidly from inception in 2011 to become the world's largest food-ordering network and we’re now innovating and creating new verticals such as groceries, pharmacies, flowers and other convenience articles in multiple markets.

Our awesome international team already operates in 40+ countries worldwide and we are exclusively looking for the best people to join us on our mission to ‘always deliver an amazing experience.’ If you’re an enthusiastic problem solver and hungry for a new adventure, an exciting job and multicultural workplace is waiting for you in the heart of Berlin!

At Delivery Hero, we believe diversity and representation is key to creating not only an exciting product, but also an amazing customer and employee experience. Fostering this starts with hiring -- therefore we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or any other aspect that makes you, you.

Interested in the position? Apply now!