Jobs of the week – Work for 6 minutes Media, Wirkaufens, Poolworks, Vertical Media

Jobs of the week
Jobs of the week

Were you too busy glittering eggs and preparing for your huge Easter feast to embark on your job search? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. To make your life easier, we’ve put together a list of the coolest startup jobs in Germany.

And don’t forget, jobs are like Easter eggs, you might find one when you least expect it…

6 Minutes Media is looking for a Visual Designer

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About us

We are a young, but well-established startup incubator focused on eCommerce. Our web and mobile-based projects belong to the biggest and fastest growing ventures in Germany. But that’s not good enough! We want to improve our work, expand and create new, exciting things! Our flagship product is mydealz.de, the leading deals and bargains portal in Germany.

Do you have good knowledge about UI, website/screen/responsive design? Can you prove   your expertise expertise with several projects from your portfolio? Are you obsessed with that sweet spot between beauty and functionality? Perfect!

About the benefits

  • Any tech equipment/gadgets you want
  • Flexible working hours
  • Awesome team of passionate developers to work with
  • Great office on Torstraße, Mitte – in the heart of the Berlin startup scene
  • Monthly hackdays for learning new technologies and skills
  • We also offer a very competitive compensation package, as well as relocation assistance (if required)

About you

  • An educational background in graphic design or visual communication
  • A portfolio with relevant digital work from the past 3 years
  • Experience with user interfaces, screen and website design
  • Strong typography skills
  • A great communicator and collaborator (fluent English is a must, we’d also prefer good German skills)
  • Smart, confident and able to take initiative
  • Hungry for knowledge and on top of all the trends
  • Organised, meticulous, motivated and able to prioritise
  • An amazing problem solver

Bonus points if you also have:

  • Experience with responsive design and mobile apps
  • Knowledge of user-centred interaction design patterns
  • Can you speak geek? Familiarity with front-end code and startup environments will definitely come in handy

About the role

  • Working together with the art director to turn the style guide into beautiful and functional reality
  • Finding fresh insight on how to care for our communities and ways to improve their experience
  • Creating different advertising and presentational materials

Please contact:
6Minutes Media GmbH
CEO Fabian Spielberger
http://www.6min.de

Apply to:
CTO Matthew Tate
Email: jobs+venturevillage@6min.de

6 Minutes Media is looking for a Product Manager

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About us

We are a young but well-established startup incubator focused on eCommerce. Our web and mobile-based projects belong to the biggest and fastest growing ventures in Germany – but that’s not enough! We want to improve our work, expand and create new exciting things! Our flagship product is mydealz.de, the leading deals and bargains portal in Germany.

Are you passionate about the web, usability and online communities? Then we need YOU! Help us make our products better.

You would meet with the founders and product owners to discuss new features, document their requirements and work with our designers to create the needed wireframes. Afterwards, you will turn them into user stories and describe its functionality.

Together with the designers, you’ll work on improving the overall usability of our products and work closely with the coders during each development phase. You’ll devise and monitor multivariate and split tests, perform market research and optimise user engagement. Monitoring our product and feature performance metrics is another basic part of the job.

About the benefits

  • Any tech equipment/gadgets you want
  • Flexible working hours
  • Awesome team of passionate people to work with
  • Great office on Torstraße, Mitte – in the heart of the Berlin startup scene
  • Monthly hackdays for learning new technologies and skills
  • We also offer a very competitive compensation package, as well as relocation assistance (if required)

About you

  • 3+ years experience with product management or product design on the web
  • Strong understanding of web architecture and web technologies
  • Experience with UI design
  • Experience with social networking platforms
  • Experience creating user stories
  • Good understanding of SEO best practices
  • Experience with analytical tools like Piwik or Google Analytics
  • Interest in bargain-hunting!

If you are interested in working with us please send your application to  jobs+venturevillage@6min.de

Wirkaufens is looking for a Senior PHP Developer

asgoodas.nu GmbH

About us

asgoodas.nu GmbH is a fast growing startup in the booming online re-commerce space. We focus on trading in used consumer electronics (mobile phones, laptops, tablets, digital cameras, etc.) from individuals and businesses, refurbish them and sell them “as good as new”.

With our well known Wirkaufens web platform

and over 90 employees in Berlin and Frankfurt (Oder), we are one of the leaders in the space. We are heavily expanding in Europe to become No. 1 in the international marketplace. Join our development team now and be part of this great success story.

About the benefits

  • A senior technological position in a top innovative and fast-growing startup
  • A modern loft office in Berlin (Kreuzberg) with a professional work atmosphere
  • An attractive salary and benefits
  • A young and international team

About you

  • At least 4 to 5 years experience in web development
  • PHP5, MySQL, JavaScript and in-depth knowledge of web frameworks and architectures including MVC/Symfony
  • Experience in systems architecture, OOP/design patterns
  • Web services and RESTful APIs, Ebay, Amazon and/or Google Merchant APIs
  • Git knowledge
  • Highly analytical and a good communicator, good at technical estimation, commitment to balance business and technical requirements with a variety of stakeholders
  • Fluent in English, good German is an asset
  • Beneficial knowledge in Solr or Elastic-search and eCommerce frameworks (Magento, Opencart, shopware), NoSQL, coffeescript, Linux

About the role

  • Support the development of the Wirkaufens, asgoodasnu and white-label platforms
  • Use your technical knowledge to make wide-reaching technology decisions
  • You will take an active part in our business and product development and be responsible for technical aspects
  • Develop in a TDD driven environment (unit and integration testing)
  • Become part of our continuous integration process
  • Enjoy our “one line” deployment system
  • Focus on your work in a Kanban-style workflow process with proper specs of what to do

Contact Marcus Zickler with your CV and expectations at: jobs@wirkaufens.de. You will find us at: www.wirkaufens.de

Poolworks is looking for an App Manager

poolworks (Germany) Ltd

Poolworks is looking for a motivated and technically skilled Apps Manager to join our Berlin team.

About us

The Poolworks team is building a new future for VZ Networks with a focus on the gaming and applications business.  This is a unique opportunity for a less-experienced person to take over and grow a business with a strong base of 200+ partners and one million+ users.  The Apps Manager will work directly with executive team to develop and execute strategy for the games and application business.

About you

  • Good logical and analytical capabilities
  • Proactively take over tasks and get things done
  • Good knowledge of HTML, css and Javascript
  • Good social skills, outgoing, open
  • Relevant work experience in the gaming industry and/or talented recent graduates

About the role

Technical and product support

  • Serve as an expert on VZ’s Open Social API and the integration process
  • Approve and support developer accounts with setup, testing and launch
  • Check apps for content and functionality with the customer care team
  • Approve apps and launch them
  • Advise on new features, redesign for apps, game pages and functionality

Business development and account ­management

  • Identification of opportunities in gaming and social apps markets
  • Research the market for new partners, contact and sign new app partners
  • Identify and acquire new games to launch on VZ
  • Check statistics and revenues of partners and help them improve
  • Campaign management: plan advertising campaigns, request advertising media, and create and control campaigns via an AdServer (e.g. Adition.com) for optimal results
  • Manage communication with the controlling team in regards to open invoices or reports

How to apply:
We are looking to hire immediately!  Please fill out the Google form here, if you are interested.

For questions about the job, please contact: 
Michael Malze
HR Manager
hr@poolworks.de

Vertical Media is looking for an Intern Blog-Project

Vertical Media

Do you love writing stories? Do you love technical innovations? Do you want to work in a friendly atmosphere with lots of opportunities for development? Do you want to be part of the IT and startup hotspot of Berlin?

Then, come and join us!

About us

Vertical Media is an online publishing house based in Berlin. We specialise in the German and European startup and web scene. Among our diverse product portfolio are online magazines Gründerszene and VentureVillage, as well as networking event Spätschicht and the Heureka! conference.

About you

  • A talented writer
  • Experience in writing blog posts
  • An affinity with technical and digital topics
  • A native English speaker
  • Very good PC knowledge (MS Office; CMS, e.g. WordPress, Contao)
  • Proactive and hands-on mentality

About the role

Your main responsibility will be writing and managing a blog. The blog will be written in English. Besides writing articles about the newest developments regarding technology, people and companies, you’ll be communicating with the web community via the blog and social media channels. To popularise the blog, you will work together with other units such as our editorial teams and business development team.

We offer an open and friendly working atmosphere where your ideas count and where you can count on the support of the whole team. You’ll have the opportunity to quickly grow your reporting skill-set and be part of the hottest European IT and startup scene.

How to apply:
Please send your application including cover letter, CV and credentials to Ms. Chan-Mi Strüber via e-mail: jobs@vmpublishing.com. For further information, please refer to our website: www.vmpublishing.com

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