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Senior Python Backend Engineer (m/f/d)

  • Berlin
  • Full-time
  • Permanent
  • hybrid

Amazing work happens when everyone enjoys the journey. This is why we at momox, Europe's leading online buying-and-selling service for books, CDs, movies, games, and fashion do everything to set you up for success. We know that your ideas grow best in a challenging environment where a team of passionate professionals from diverse backgrounds come together to think outside the box.

Our mission

We are on a mission to save our planet - one second hand product at a time.

We are looking for enthusiastic and communicative Senior Python Backend Engineers (m/f/d) to work on different parts of the momox backend in an agile environment in our Headquarters in Berlin.

Your mission

  • Working with a passionate team on a central component of the momox tech stack (e.g. our warehouse and logistics processes)
  • Understanding and solving complex business requirements
  • Conception and improvement of our software architecture
  • Taking ownership of your work, engaging in agile ceremonies and code reviews, and sharing your expertise within the team and company
  • Having a direct impact in a sustainable and financially stable company

Our Tech Stack

  • Python, Django, Flask, FastAPI
  • Celery, RabbitMQ
  • MySQL, MongoDB, Elasticsearch
  • CentOS, Debian
  • GitLab, CI/CD
  • Docker, Kubernetes
  • React, Vue.js, TypeScript
  • Google Cloud
  • TDD, DDD, Scrum

Your profile

  • Our Tech Stack meets your experience and interest
  • You are a passionate team player and like to take over responsibility
  • Testing, clean architecture, and clean code are essential to you
  • Comfortable working on the command line (Linux/UNIX)
  • Familiar with different database paradigms (SQL, NoSQL)
  • Experience with distributed systems
  • Fluent in English and great communication skills for discussions and code reviews

Nice to have

  • Knowledge of Hexagonal and Service-Oriented Architecture
  • Experience with Google Cloud Platform

You can look forward to

  • Individual work environment:

    Design your ergonomic workspace with height-adjustable desks and the laptop of your choice (MacBook or ThinkPad). We use state-of-the-art technology, and you even get your own Bose noise cancelling headphones.

  • Sustainability:

    We love second hand and integrate our sustainable business idea with simple methods into everyday office life through sustainable consumables, double-sided printing, energy-saving mode on equipment, waste separation, etc. 

  • Training:

    momox is only as good as you. That's why you will find room and budget for your individual professional development with language courses, internal training, conferences, (online) courses and more.

  • Open work environment:

    A bright office with flat hierarchies and open doors. We are a motivated team that is open to new impulses. Bring your ideas and put them into practice! In our break rooms you will not only find peace and quiet, but also action with kicker, PS4 and Xbox.

  • 10% day:

    1 day of a 14-day sprint is yours!  You can use it for your own projects, your personal development or to learn new technologies. 

  • Team Events:

    We celebrate with the whole team: summer, Christmas, Halloween, monthly breakfasts and movie nights, successes, etc.

  • 1/2 day off on your birthday:

    On your birthday you get half a day off. Come later, leave earlier or just take another half day of your vacation budget to have the whole day off. Additionally you get half a day off on 24.12. and 31.12.

  • Sport and Fitness Options:

    A personal trainer comes every week to keep us fit or you can join our running group. A shower is provided to cool you down afterwards. Otherwise you can find your favourite sport with Gympass. The mobile massage visits us every 2nd week.

  • Daily fresh fruit and vegetables:

    We provide you with fruit, vegetables, mate, coffee and tee at the office. And twice a week you can order your lunch at Smunch.

  • Office dogs:

    Our office dogs provide an extra nice working atmosphere and are happy to be petted.

Apply now!

We value diverse teams for many reasons and are happy to welcome you, no matter your nationality, ethnicity, gender, religion, disability, age or sexual orientation. What matters to us is that you are passionate, talented, willing to learn and want to grow with us.

Do you have questions? Feel free to reach out!

Monika Thuy Tien Trinh-Do (she/her)
Recruiter and DE&I Partner

Get to know us!