Elixir Engineer - jobvalley, Cologne, Germany, Hybrid w/ 1 office day per week

Introductory paragraph

We are looking for a German speaking software engineer of any level who either already knows Elixir or is willing to learn Elixir. We have a hard requirement of at least decent German skills due to the domain that we are writing software for. As heavy users of Domain Driven Design we’ve actually written all of our code in German too.

About us

My name: Kai Kuchenbecker
My position: Tech Captain of FinOpsTech
Company name: jobvalley (legal entity is Studitemps GmbH)
Company website: https://tech.jobvalley.com/
Company headquarters: Cologne, Germany
Company info and history:

jobvalley is the leading digital platform for flexible work in Germany. We help students find work while they study and provide them with their first post graduate job afterwards. Our product development teams are working on revolutionizing the job market for academics and we have seven teams who use Elixir and Phoenix, Flutter, or Ruby on Rails to write applications such as automated employment contract creation, high-performance billing systems, an intelligent matching platform for optimal staffing, our job platform Jobmensa, a student app and a self-service platform for corporates.

About the job

Job title: Software Engineer (Elixir)
Job description: As a member of the Finance Operations Technology (FinOpsTech) team your mission is to ensure that thousands of students receive their pay on time. You participate in refinements of features and concepts, implement and document them, support our stakeholders and ensure that our systems operating smoothly. We try to mostly work in an ensemble (mob programming) and meet once a week in our head quarters to strengthen social bonds and meet our stakeholders.
Salary range: EUR 45k-90k
Position on remote work: Hybrid model (world-wide), at least 1 day onsite per week in Cologne.
Qualifications or experience required: Good command of the German language (Level B2/C1/C2/native). Either work experience of 2 years+ as a Software Engineer with any programming language OR bachelor’s degree or higher in compute science or another related field.
What the successful job applicant will be working on:
An in-house preparatory payroll solution tailored to our business needs and its integration to other systems.

About the interview process

Initial Screening with People & Culture → Meeting the Team → Schnuppertag (application day on-site or remote where you work with us on a suitably simple artificial or real problem) → Contract Offer

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