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6 Minutes Media is looking for a Visual Designer
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 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)
An educational background in graphic design or visual communication
A portfolio with relevant digital work from the past three 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
Poolworks is looking for a System Operations & Database Engineer
The Poolworks Technology Team is looking for a highly motivated and talented systems operations engineer to join our growing team in Berlin. We are leveraging the latest and most exciting technologies and we need the best for a challenging and rare opportunity for a startup turnaround.
The database engineer is responsible for operations of the existing database management systems. You will maintain all systems 24/7/365 and collaborate with all departments to develop and maintain efficient system operations and work to improve the existing database systems.
Bachelor’s degree in a computer-related field
2+ years or equivalent experience supporting a 24/7 web-based shop
You understand virtualisation concepts – AWS experience a plus
You have a working knowledge of source control management software – Git is a plus
You have Linux/UNIX systems administration experience
You have fundamental database concepts. Example: selects, joins, query tuning
You like solving big problems
About the role
You will be responsible for keeping VZ’s site up and scaling it into the future
You will maintain and optimise our infrastructure
You will create, enhance and execute our scripts for automated deployments
You will work hand in hand with our engineering team to continuously deploy and test our applications
You will contribute back to the open source community