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Senior Backend Developer (f/m/d)

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Virtual Minds is a 100% subsidiary of ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE and stands for premium Adtech made in Europe for over 20 years. Whether SSP, DSP, DMP or adserving - as a first mover, we and our 200 employees always have the right solution for successful operations within the digital advertising market. 

For our tech team team we are looking for a an experienced Backend Developer (f/m/d) , who is going to focus on getting high-quality, reusable, and tested code into production while being able to work autonomously in a self-organized team.

What you can expect in this role

  • You are going to be developing a new forecasting tool for our customers predicting reach, range of influence, and success of online advertisement campaigns.
  • You are going to be handling large amounts of data.
  • You will be involved in the whole software development lifecycle, from the moment an idea has sparked, through defining the concept and technical design, implementation and maintenance, while focusing on the continuous improvement of the product.
  • You will share your experience and mentor your teammates.
  • You promote a culture of agility and excellence, where writing automated tests and applying best practices and industry standards are part of our DNA.

Your essential experience and education

  • Experience with developing complex distributed software systems with production quality deployment, monitoring and reliability.
  • Ability to solve complex data driven problems and have an interest or some experience in software engineering, software development or computer science.
  • Solid experience in software development – either Java or Python.
  • Exposure to at least few of the following tech stack: Apache Spark, Docker, Kubernetes, GitLab, Jenkins, Airflow, Protobuf, and gRPC.
  • Good knowledge of Linux.
  • Demonstrated skills of collaboration and empathy towards your teammates.
  • Good communication skills with the ability to discuss problems and find solutions along with others in an agile working environment.

What's in it for you?

  • Leading full tech stack: We offer the opportunity to cooperate with the leading players in the industry in a team of top experts and to actively shape one of the most technologically exciting tech areas. You’ll work in a start-up atmosphere and still enjoy all the benefits of a large corporation
  • Attractive working environment: You decide: Remote, hybrid or on-site. Our modern working models, flexible working hours and 30 days of vacation contribute to a good work-life balance
  • Room for Growth: Everyone can get involved and contribute to advancing topics. We work at eye level, in agile dynamics and flat hierarchies. We offer a wide range of internal and external training opportunities for your personal and professional development
  • Many other benefits: Profit from additional benefits such as employee discounts, bicycle leasing (JobRad), Hansefit or Urban Sports Club and subsidised company pension schemes


Please send your application including your salary expectations and availability via our careers page. For further information, please contact us on +49761/88147-0.  

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