Location

Hamburg, Munich

Contact

Lisa Trogus & Karin Trenkler

Recruiting Center
Hubert Burda Media Holding KG
Arabellastraße 23
81925 Munich

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Tech-Lead Software Development at BurdaForward (m/f/x)

BurdaForward strives for journalistic innovation with leading publishing brands and the latest technology. With Focus Online, Chip, TV Spielfilm, Bunte.de, Finanzen100, NetMoms, The Weather Channel, EFahrer.com, Fit for fun, Cinema and Cardscout, we inspire almost 70 percent of all internet users in Germany (AGOF digital facts) and are a driving force of the public debate – also by tradition: BurdaForward is part of the family-owned company Hubert Burda Media.

Location:

Munich, Hamburg, Cologne, Berlin, Frankfurt, Düsseldorf, Offenburg

What you can expect from us...

In the BurdaForward Content Technology department we are building a state of the art, fast and extensible multi brand publishing framework using modern technologies and concepts. Our Framework will serve all our portfolio brands and will take over todays traffic of more than 10 million users a day with the goal to handle even double that. Our product philosophy is focused on simplicity and extensibility since our framework will be used as a basis for enhancements of publishing content at all departments in BurdaForward.
You can make the difference with your experience to build a usable, fast and well-defined framework where every line of code will affect millions of users per day.

  • You will own the professional leadership of a team of developers which is building an extensible and modular publishing platform which will consolidate and run all BurdaForward portfolio bands
  • You will continuously optimize the Tech-Stack as well as the methods and processes of the agile development process
  • You define the technology aspects and discuss the roadmap with the product management
  • You will define the technical strategy together with the technology leaders at BurdaForward
  • You will be extending the team to your product and technology needs
  • You take the ownership and technical responsibility to keep a high quality of the platform

What we would expect from you...

  • You have profound experience in building web-applications as well in state of the art web-technologies like Typescript, JavaScript, Java, VueJs, ReactJs, CSS Frameworks, AWS, Docker, NoSQL Databases)
  • You are open for new technology trends, and you like to discuss them
  • You have strong communication skills and can manage communication in an international team
  • You have experience working in agile teams across multiple locations / remote
  • You have a string desire for complex, technical questions and you are not shy to solve them
  • You have got the DevOps mentality – you build it, you run it

What we can offer you...

  • A company with flat hierarchies and a cross-functional team structure - as a result, much of the decision-making power lies within the teams themselves
  • A competent and motivated team, exciting tasks, and freedom to design independently and give impulses
  • We respond individually to your life situation. This includes flexible working time models, sabbaticals and support with childcare. We are family friendly!
  • Our trust-based workplace offer includes the option of working from home or using our individual flexdesk solution in the company office
  • A comprehensive training program that covers both professional and personal aspects (e.g. English and German courses)
  • After pandemic: We offer regular learning lunches, our annual internal Tech Forward conference and trainings programs throughout the year – enabling you to grow professionally and personally. Would you personally benefit from participating in an exciting specialist conference? We will try to make it happen
  • You have a new business idea and would like to found a start-up within the company? Convince us and we will support you structurally and financially
  • You will receive a smartphone and a laptop for professional and also private use at the start. Apple or Windows? Your choice

Want to gain an impression of BurdaForward before applying? Check out our YouTube channel.

Burda is colourful

We respect diversity and we therefore welcome all applications - independently of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion and ideology, disability, age as well as sexual orientation and identity.

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Location

Hamburg, Munich

Contact

Lisa Trogus & Karin Trenkler

Recruiting Center
Hubert Burda Media Holding KG
Arabellastraße 23
81925 Munich