Meet Basti!

Our big mission is to bring the real estate industry on a level with leading, digital industries and support it to become more sustainable! 🚀Are you looking for an opportunity to grow and join an amazing team of frontrunners?

Here’s your chance! - Our Engineering Team is looking for support.

Lead Engineer Backend / Python (m/f/x)

Your Mission:

  • You lead Alasco's backend developers to build a SaaS tool, which helps our users reach their goals in the best possible way.
  • You advance Alasco's engineering team by supporting your team members personally and professionally.
  • You maintain a highly effective way of building our software including the monitoring and logging of large systems.
  • You strive to deliver the best possible experience for our users by continuously shipping new features for our cloud platform.
  • You learn about the customers needs and processes and strive to solve them as quickly as possible.
  • You build features with an “you build it, you run it” mindset and are responsible for testing, deployment and monitoring of your code.

Who you are:

  • You have a master’s degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science or similar.
  • You have profound and proven knowledge (5+ years) of Python and experience with one of the popular frameworks (e.g. Django, flask).
  • You are experienced in building a web application in a complex B2B domain.
  • You are familiar working in an agile environment.
  • You have a deep knowledge of software architecture patterns, DevOps and AWS.
  • Experienced leading a small team of engineers.
  • You are fluent in English. Nice-to-have: You speak German.

What we offer:

  • #Startup done right.
    Through our experienced founding team and our flat hierarchies, we provide an environment where everyone can give their best and grow as individuals. See for yourself: ✭✭✭✭✭ 4,7 stars on kununu.com/de/alasco
  • Your #professional #development is important to us.
    That’s why you’ll have an annual personal development budget of 2000 EUR and three individual training days – on us.
  • You’re part of our #success.
    So you’ll receive shares in Alasco through our Employee Stock Option Plans.
  • We’re in this for the #longterm.
    That’s why we offer permanent contracts, flexible working hours, Alasco Flexweek (2 days in the office & 3 days flexible) and the option to take workations in EU countries.
  • Our culture is built on open communication and #appreciation.
    We live an open feedback culture with bi-weekly 1-1s with your Team Lead & quarterly feedback meetings.
  • #Trust from day one.
    That’s why we’ll give you plenty of responsibility and creative opportunities to promote your own career goals.
  • Our #team is our foundation.
    That's why we organise regular team events, where everyone can get to know their Alasco teammates and have fun together.
  • #Wellbeing at work.
    In return, we’ll provide you with all the best kit you need to succeed, an office in a top location (Leopoldstraße 21, Ubahn station Giselastraße) and fantastic tea & coffee (+ muesli and fruit bar depending on the covid situation).
  • #more for you.
    We offer you the choice between Qualitrain and Rydes, so that you can also go through everyday life more relaxed.

      At Alasco we use technologies, which enable us to provide our users with tools to reach their goals and to deliver at a fast pace. Our Backend services run on Python, Django and Postgres in Docker containers. The Frontend layer is based on JavaScript and React, Bootstrap and Sass with Webpack. We leverage AWS services by running our containers in Elastic Beanstalk and benefit from RDS, CloudWatch etc. Our teams ship code with the mindset of “you build it, you run it”. We manage our code in GitHub and use tools like CircleCI and Codacy to maintain a high quality standard in our codebase.

      Make sure to visit our TechBlog for further insights.