Jobs of the Week – work for Epic Companies, Melino, Kaffee Toro, Westwing Written by Charmaine Li on 19. April 2013
Spring’s here – and a fresh batch of the best internet company job offers in Germany and beyond, delivered to your browser each Friday. This week, we’ve got spots for ambitious developers, CEOs, music fans and aspiring photo production experts…
Here’s to the sweet taste of that first team lunch in sunny Mitte (all animals included):
Epic Companies needs someone in the area of postproduction product pictures (m/f – Berlin)
Epic Companies is the new accelerator and incubator of ProSiebenSat.1, based in Berlin. For our young and dynamic team, we are looking for support in postproduction for product pictures in one of our new online shops. This position also contains the co-ordination of, and cooperation with, shared service centers.
We are looking for applicants (f/m):
With profound Photoshop knowledge
With experience in management of large picture databases
Willing to develop new and efficient administration workflows of picture databases
WHO WE ARE
Epic Companies is an innovative online company builder, based in Berlin. Together with our partner ProSiebenSat.1, we aim to identify and realise online business concepts with strong value-creation models. We help great entrepreneurs to win and partner with online leaders to conquer new markets. Our target is to start at least five exciting new companies each year.
WHAT SETS US APART
Epic Companies will build on a unique combination of resources, from the start: substantial seed financing, unparalleled customer reach via TV advertisement and brand-building capabilities through our partner ProSiebenSat.1, and extensive entrepreneurial expertise. Our leadership team has a unique track record. We build on functional know-how, deep industry knowledge, and rigorous execution.
WHAT WE OFFER
We love to work with ambitious people in a place we enjoy. We thrive on always learning something new. Every day is a step-up opportunity. We offer a constant chance to take on more responsibility and develop your skillset further.
WHAT WE LOOK FOR
We are looking for great people that are up to the challenge. We ask for excitement, excellence, humor and passion. We value integrity. We like light-heartedness. Interested? Feel free to contact us for further information or send your application directly to Helga Schmidt: email@example.com
Melino Label Management is looking for a Software Developer (m/f – Berlin)
Melino‘s rich history in the music industry dates back more than 20 years: Music producer and founder Sebastian Wolter first used the name as a pseudonym for a dance project in the early 90s. Over the following years, Melino evolved into a music production company and eventually its own label, Uptunes.
After international successes and collaborations with reknowned labels worldwide, we wanted to share our knowledge. As of 2012, we support other producers and labels as Melino Label Management and provide guidance with our innovative ideas.
We are looking for a software developer who has experience with
Bonus characteristics include:
Ability to take initiative
Comfortable with team work
Your tasks would include working closely with our developer to improve current functionalities and to gain an overall idea of the music industry and its backend. The long-term perspective is to work autonomously, integrate your ideas and create new features and benefits for our clients.
A flexible work environment with either full-time or part-time employment based on your current projects and abilities
Room to grow and develop your skills
Insight into the music industry
If you love music and you love to program, please send your CV and expected salary to Martina Hahn:firstname.lastname@example.org
Kaffee Toro wants a CEO (m/f – Berlin)
It is our vision to revolutionise the culture of coffee consumption and change the second most important commodity market in the world. To achieve that goal, we import and sell green raw coffee beans.
Due to disintermediation of the value chain, we are able to offer our high quality and directly-traded coffees at average conventional industry coffee prices. To shift the roasting step within the coffee value chain to the customer, we developed the world‘s first coffee machine to enable you to roast green coffee beans on your own!
Do you want to be part of the revolution? Become part of our team!
We’re looking for a CEO. Your position:
Leader of the management team, developing and executing an ambitious market entry
Responsible for the entire operations strategy, including planning and executing of the market entry
If you can offer the following profile…
Prior work experience of three to five years demonstrating leadership capabilities
Drive and willingness to make and execute decisions
Team player, who is looking for an entrepreneurial environment in which you can work independently
Pragmatic and problem-solving hands-on working style
Preferably obtained internet involvement through prior engagements
Working proficiency in German
…we will offer you:
Leadership and development of your own team
Two highly motivated young professionals as part of your management team
The unique opportunity to launch our business model and shape its development in an attractive market
Access to a network of successful founders that provides you with existing knowledge and experience
A roof-top loft office in the middle of Berlin
The possibility to benefit from a communicative, stimulating and inspiring environment
Westwing Home & Living needs a Senior System Administrator (m/f – Munich)
Westwing is a high-growth eCommerce business. Backed by well-known investors with over $80m in funding and growing rapidly, we are one of the leading Home & Living verticals in Europe, on a mission to provide our millions of members with stylish furniture and homewares from well-known and beloved brands.
To pursue our ambitious expansion strategy, we are looking for a Senior System Administrator (m/f) to join our international software development team.
We offer a high degree of responsibility and autonomy as well as great opportunities for personal and professional growth. Additionally, you will find an attractive working environment in a dynamic eCommerce sector involving steep learning curves and a flat command structure.
LAMP / LNMP
nginx, php-fpm, apc, gearman, memcache, mogilefs
php profiling (xhprof, xdebug,..)
MySQL Query optimisation
passionate about performance tuning
vmware vsphere 5, hp lefthand, ssds
10g networking, routing, BGP, openvpn
zend framework based eCommerce shop system
automated deploy and monitoring, jenkins, munin, icinga, cacti, newrelic, pingdom
Maintain our complex infrastructure including web applications
Optimise our platform for scalability during peak traffic hours
Ensure automated configuration management
Work closely with development
Participation in our 24/7 continuous support team
You are familiar with most of the keywords described above
You don’t care if we use puppet, chef, cfengine or ansible as long as we do use it
You have several years of experience in high traffic environments with PHP5
You can install a usual LAMP stack without looking at the screen
You are very experienced with MySQL
You are passionate about what you do (or call it proactive, goal-oriented, reliable and a self-structured way of working)
You are fluent in English and feel comfortable working in an English team
Please forward your application documents (covering letter, CV, certificates) indicating your salary expectations and your earliest possible starting date to email@example.com (location: Munich).
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