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Help us prevent the coming labor shortage disaster of essential workers in Europe so that –
everyone can get medical care by nurses 🚑, everyone’s trains arrive punctually 🚋, everyone's parents can get human elderly care 👵.

In 2021, we powered 1% of Germany's hires through HeyJobs. 

Over 3'000 employers win their talent through our machine learning algorithms. 

We positively impacted the lives of 100’000 essential workers by finding better jobs on our career platform. Learn more here.

With over €50M funding and a team of 300+, we are expanding to revolutionize the European job market (from Berlin, Cologne and Vienna).

Join the HeyVolution. 💛

An impactful role in a high growth company: As Working Student - Backend Engineer you will
have a direct impact on Heyjobs’ marketing performance. In this role, you will have an opportunity to take part in designing, building, optimizing and maintaining services and tools which we use to generate job ads, analyze and control marketing performance and integrate with marketing partners. 
As part of our team, you’ll have the opportunity to work with different programming languages like Python, Ruby, JS (React), and a modern cloud-based tech stack based on AWS (dockerized as well as some serverless).
In addition, our cross-functional team enables marketing managers and engineers to work closely together, to bring the talent acquisition marketing that Heyjobs does for clients to the next level. 
Check our blog (bit.ly/3wunUJq), linkedin (bit.ly/3NkWUCU), techblog (bit.ly/3FTdHu3) & our modern tech stack (bit.ly/3lfsDcy).
🎯 How you can contribute to HeyJobs
  • take part in designing, building, improving and maintaining (together with technical Product Owner, Tech Lead and a team) tools/services which:
  • generate job ads
  • help to analyze marketing performance
  • provide integrations with our marketing partners
  • help marketing managers and customer success team internally
  • help with operational tasks
  • have a great impact on marketing performance
  • have direct access to marketing insights
  • have a quick and efficient feedback loop with stakeholders (marketing managers)
  • face and solve performance marketing automation challenges
  • face and solve scalability challenges
  • be a part of a unique, open and friendly team, solving challenges together while having fun!
🤝 What sets you up for success
  • student status in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Physics or Engineering
  • free time to work at least 10-20h a week with us ideally over 3-4 days/week
  • the ability to work with us for at least 12 months (rather longer)
  • good English skills - both in writing as well as speaking
  • good knowledge of ruby or python and interest to learn and work with both
  • experience in the unix/linux environment
  • passion for writing code
  • good analytical skills
  • pragmatic, can-do attitude (you like to dive deep and get things done)
  • strong drive to optimize
  • proactive and self-reliant - you work independently with some guidance
  • reliable and committed to deliver solutions fast
  • willingness to write and maintain well structured documentation
  • good knowledge of relational databases and SQL
  • experience in working with AWS (ECS, Lambda)
  • experience in building APIs using Ruby (Rails) and integrating with 3rd parties
  • experience in JS/React
  • experience of using Docker or other containerization technologies

❤️‍🔥 What you will love about us

  • People & Values: We treat people in the way people should be treated, we bring out the best in everyone, we put our people first. Learn more here.
  • Growing individually and as a team: 7 step career framework, bi-yearly performance reviews, 3 days of yearly educational leave & 500€ budget*, HeyJobs Leadership Training Programs, in-house German classes
  • Work-Life Balance: 28 holidays*, plus 1 additional day p.a., minimum 3 weeks work from anywhere per year and a 1-month paid sabbatical* every 3 years, flexible work hours
  • Societal Impact Employee Groups: Follow your passion with HeySustainability, HeyVoices, HeySisterhood, HeyPeace or found your own circle
  • Wellbeing: 6 free Mental Health sessions per year via Nilo.Health to enable every HeyJobber to connect with the right mental health solution for any mental health challenges they are facing, free seasonal flu (and COVID) vaccination 
  • Benefits: €50 monthly allowance* with Ben Card to spend on something you actually need and want. HeyJobs discounts for sustainable products and services via FutureBens & more
  • Events & Feel Good initiatives: Fresh fruit, great drinks, monthly team lunch, 3 company-wide events per year, quarterly team events & plenty of feel good initiatives
  • Relocation Package: We will support your relocation financially and with practical organization to make you feel at home soon
  • Great offices with high quality equipment: MacBook / ThinkPad, Sennheiser Headset, screen for home office + additional hardware; HQ Berlin (Kreuzberg, Paul-Lincke-Ufer); HeyHub Cologne (Design Offices Gereon), HeyHub Vienna (centrally located in 1020 Vienna) all with standing desks, hybrid set-up meeting rooms & AC - good public transport connections & great lunch options

At HeyJobs diversity and inclusion is key to creating a culture attracting the best talent and ultimately leading to achieving our vision. Together, we are 30 different nations, 45% women and 50% female leaders. 

Fostering diversity and inclusion starts with hiring – therefore, we do not discriminate on the basis of religion, national origin, gender-identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or any other aspect that makes you, you. We advocate diversity in all its forms as it plays a key role in one of our core values, #teamwork. 

We are explicitly not hiring anyone who does not respect this and encourage individuals from LGBTQIA+ and other underrepresented groups to apply.

We are proud to have been continuously ranked as one of Berlin's best tech employers!
See for yourself: Top Tech Employer in Berlin, Kununu, Glassdoor, Top 25 LinkedIn Startups

*offers may differ for working students, interns and our international hubs

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