Backend Engineer - Python

Operations · Berlin, Berlin
Department Operations
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Our Story

GetSteps is on a mission to revolutionise the (foot) health market: simple, appealing and modern - health with every step! Since our launch in 2020 we have managed to provide thousands of happy customers with the easiest way to get custom orthopaedic insoles online.

Our growing team has attracted over 20 great talents from 8 different nationalities and our gender diversity is >60% women. 

Our tech team is expanding and right now we are looking for a Python Engineer. As a start-up, this is an exciting opportunity beyond a standard developer role - our decisions made today lay the foundations for our business’ development. We are looking for someone with a creative and open mind, ready to work in cross-functional projects with an appetite for learning, experimenting and innovating. Would you like to join us on the way to becoming a prominent health startup? Apply now!

This is you:

  • A Python engineer thrilled to work on our IT Development, during an exciting time in our business’s growth.
  • You have a University degree in Computer Science or a similar technical background.
  • You have strong experience in Python.
  • You have good knowledge of database query languages (e.g. SQL), data modelling and data warehousing.
  • You have experience planning and executing technical projects, including analysis, implementation and documentation of technical requirements.
  • You have a strong understanding of Object-relational Mapping and preferably experience working with ORM frameworks (e.g. Odoo or Django).
  • You have teamwork, resilience and strong communication skills.

Your focus will be:

  • Designing, maintaining and optimising  systems and processes, working with Python, the Google Cloud Platform and our open-source ERP System Odoo.
  • Project work collaborating closely with cross-functional teams to deliver insights using Business Intelligence techniques
  • Engaging in technical decisions on software requirements and system architecture for the planning of long-term technical projects.
  • Ensuring best practices to support our fast growth - systems shall be robust and scalable. 

Why us?:

  • You will have the real possibility of impacting our business with full ownership of your role & empowerment to implement change
  • We are a diverse, fun and ambitious Team 
  • We work from a cosy office in the heart of Berlin, Prenzlauer Berg (with a wonderful backyard we hope to start using again soon!)
  • We offer drinks and endless coffee ( or all kinds of tea! ) and cereals to keep you energised
  • You will get Public Transportation allowance
  • You will enjoy Weekly Team Lunches (to hopefully also start again soon!)

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