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Tech Lead

Banking everywhere - Europe's most modern bank account

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We are 26, the bank account for the mobile era - a mobile first with banking experience with all the perks of the latest technology: mobility, security, real-time and convenience are some of the main benefits of the banking experience as it should be in 2016.

As a Tech Lead,your responsibilities will be the following:

  • Shape our technology vision and add new features to our powerful REST API (you like active coding)
  • Build and lead an international back-end team and also have an eye on the front-end development process
  • Remain agile in a world where every transaction counts pushes the limits of engineer practices
  • You are responsible for developing and improving our back-end
  • You work closely with the product manager and other developers
  • You leave your footprint and take part in the company’s expansion

Main requirements

  • You should be comfortable with ownership of projects, opinionated about technology but quick to recognise the value of opposing ideas.
  • You´re able to take unclear requirements and work with product managers to define the result
  • You should be interested in the Software Development Lifecycle that enables painless releases
  • You are able to own, drive and mentor a Java 8 project
  • Knowledge of Spring, Hibernate, SQL and security methodologies
  • Language skills: English and German full professional proficiency

Nice to have

  • Experience in online banking, core banking and processing systems and protocols, OAuth/cryptography, microservices and/or containerization.


  • Work in one of the coolest offices in the heart of Berlin
  • Flat hierarchies with short and open channels of communication
  • Spend your days with a multicultural team with 25 different nationalities
  • Have your healthy morning snack with 24 kilos of fresh fruit per week
  • Stay sharp with 6 different types of caffeinated drinks
  • Make your choice: 133 steps or elevator. Because we also care about the lazy ones

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