Team Lead Python Development (m/f)

Gastrofix

GASTROFIX provides a revolutionary, cloud based POS (point of sale) system for Apple iPad covering the whole hospitality industry from small restaurants to entire hotel chains.

Our international  team of 130 employees has sold 14,000+ highly reliable POS systems throughout Europe, managing over 3,6bn Euro turnover per year for our clients.

 

We are growing fast and looking for you on a full-time basis for our headquarter in Berlin.

Position

Your job

  • Lead a motivated, multicultural team of 5 software developers

  • Plan, concept, develop and test new software components for our successful POS platform

  • Serve as a coach and mentor to the greater engineering team

  • Own the continuous improvement of our agile software engineering practices

  • Play an active role in hiring new team members

  • Be part of the larger engineering team (45 people and growing)

 

Your profile

  • BSc / MSc in computer science or similar qualification, MSc preferred

  • 2+ years of experience managing and coaching other engineers

  • 3+ years of work experience as a software engineer

  • Strong software development skills in Python

  • Passionate about code beauty and pythonic style

  • Good understanding of other programming languages like Javascript or Swift

  • Good conceptual understanding of distributed, asynchronous systems

  • Experience with web services, RESTful APIs, JSON and XML

  • Enjoying working and communicating in a team

  • Strong technical and problem-solving skills

  • Solid English skills

 

Optional skills and experience

  • Knowledge about iOS and Apple devices

  • Good understanding of PostgreSQL or other SQL-based databases

  • Fundamental IP network knowledge

  • Skills using Linux and MacOS

  • Experience with Raspberry Pi / Raspbian

 

What we are offering

  • Competitive salary

  • Exciting and inspiring teamwork with great team members and flat hierarchies

  • Nice office in the heart of Berlin near Alexanderplatz train station

  • Goal oriented working style with great amount of flexibility and freedom

  • Friendly working atmosphere with attractive conditions

  • The right equipment you need to get the job done

  • Great coffee, free drinks, müsli and fruit