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WORKING STUDENT - BACKEND ENGINEER (GO)LANG

Berlin-Friedrichshain     Engineer     Apr 1, 2019     Part-Time    

Apply to talent@justwatch.com

We at JustWatch - the world’s leading streaming search engine - are looking for a working student to join us! Since our launch in 2014 we’ve grown into the most comprehensive streaming guide in the world - as the numbers tell: our website & apps are available in 32 countries, listing over 150 different streaming providers from Netflix to Youtube Red. We need talented people to join us in maintaining and improving our product to be the go-to entertainment guide for cord-cutters.


You would be a key member of the Content team, which is an international, small and fun team that is directly responsible for the core part of our product: getting all the titles and offers from various third party APIs and keeping their availability and price informations updated through our scraping stack.


Our offices are located in Friedrichshain, Berlin - right next to all the delicious lunch places at Boxhagener Platz.


Skills needed:
  • Solid foundation in software engineering

  • Basic knowledge in Unix, web technologies and networks

  • Experience with SQL databases (bonus if additional Elasticsearch experience)

  • Fluency in English

  • Bonus points: Go experience, container technologies (Docker, Kubernetes)


You will...
  • ... help us maintaining our custom scraper stack

  • ... build custom scraper plugins for new streaming providers

  • ... also engage in all other areas of content engineering when needed, including caring about tooling & metrics, writing, extending & debugging microservices and many more


Our promise:
  • You will become part of a passionate, professional and friendly team while getting first-hand experience in building a world-leading tech company

  • Fun, fast paced technology. Deploy your builds directly with Slack

  • A steep learning curve: You will work with and learn directly from the founders and their teams who are leading experts in technology, entrepreneurship, marketing and product

  • Lots of room for freedom and responsibility



Sounds like you? Great, we’d like to meet you. Just send us a short mail that gives us an idea of what motivates you, why you want to work at JustWatch and how you think you will help us to achieve our goals. We are not interested in a perfect CV, or letters of recommendation. We just want to know who you are and who you want to become!


Apply to talent@justwatch.com

MEET THE FOUNDERS

David Croyé

Founder & CEO

is responsible for the overall strategy and business development. He worked as CMO at Bonial.com (and the US-company Retale.com) up until summer 2014 when he decided to start his own company. Over the course of five years, he built up an international team of around 50 people and helped Bonial.com to reach millions of monthly users all over the world.

About the founders and the JustWatch culture and core values on our Blog:
Building JustWatch Part 1: A company culture that really works