wtalk

Developer - We need you

Right now, we from wtalk are only able to help the fashion industry
In order to make our platform available to other industries and specifically small and groing businesses we need you.
With your level of expertise and your drive, we believe that we can make our platform a fast growing success throughout all industry sectors.
You are interested in opening the digital door to the customer?
You are also determined to help companies that are only offline to secure a future in the digital world? You have expertise in the listed job descriptions? If you do, we would be delighted, if you reach out to us.

Because:

#UnlockTheLockdown #TogetherWeAreEurope #WeValueEconomy

The workload at wtalk is demanding and every day you will be able to learn from the knowledge of your experienced colleagues.
We have developed a culture where dedicated and intelligent people are being rewarded. If the idea of joining our fast growing company in the mission of developing a new Europewide chat based e-commerce platform excites you, than you are the perfect fit for us.
At this moment, we are not able to employe you with a full time contract. However, if you support us in this crisis as a 'volunteer' we promise you to contractually hire you as soon as the financial situation allows us to. You have our promise.
Interested?
Register with us and we will get in contact with you as quickly as possible.
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Open positions

Senior PHP Backend Developer (m/f/d)

As a backend developer, you and your backend colleagues are responsible for the entire backend components, which is what's behind our API layer. But a look at the other side of the API and contributions to the frontend are very welcome. You implement user stories with high quality standards, drive forward the further development of the architecture and review the pull requests of your colleagues. You are agile, streak and have a passion for open source? Then you are the perfect fit for us.

Our tech stack inspires us every day and we hope that this is the case with you as well:

  • The core of our service architecture is our community service based on PHP supported by the Symfony 3 framework.
  • We also operate a headless shop based on Sylius.
  • Both REST and GraphQL exchange data between frontend and backend.
  • Our CI / CD pipeline executes both our test suites (PHPUnit, Phpspec) and static code analytics (PHPStan). The coupling of the pipeline to Slack allows us to deploy our software on Kubernetes clusters in one click.
  • As a persistence layer we use MongoDB and MySQL. As ORM / ODM we use Doctrine for both.
  • Our frontend is a React based single page application.
  • Tech Stack addins: Git(hub), Tideways, Google Cloud SDK, Kubernetes, Google Memory Store, Google Cloud Pub/Sub.
  • SOLID is our credo.

To be successful with us you should bring the following mindset:

  • The team is above everything. Nobody can be successful alone.
  • The customer is at the center of software development.
  • International teams are the stronger teams.

We expect a completed computer science degree or similar education, at least 5 years of experience in agile software development. You are communicative, open to new ideas and changes and you like to take on responsibility - then you are in the right place.

Senior Fullstack Developer (m/f/d)

As a fullstack developer you are responsible for developing and improving our whole stack beginning from infrastructure topics over our backends up to the frontend.

Our tech stack inspires us every day and this should be the case with you as well:

  • 2 User Touchpoints with a Web-App based on ReactJS and an App based on Flutter.
  • The Frontend consumes 2 APIs, a GraphQL API and a REST API.
  • Behind the GraphQL API we have a NodeJS Server which collects data from a Searchengine (Algolia) and our REST API.Behind the REST API we have 2 Services based on Php 7.3 and Symfony 3.
  • Our persistence layer consists of a MySQL and a Mongo Database.
  • We host everything in Google Cloud.
  • Orchestration is done by Kubernetes.
  • To build everything up we use a Jenkins pipeline.
  • Most of the systems we use are synchronized via Slack so that we get Monitoring, Errors, Deployment Triggers and more.

To be successful with us you should bring the following mindset:

  • The team is above everything. Nobody can be successful alone.
  • You build it, you run it.
  • The customer is at the center of software development.
  • International teams are the stronger teams.

With our new verticals we will also have the chance to build everything from scratch which offers us the possibility to try many alternatives and walk new paths.

We expect a completed computer science degree or similar education, at least 5 years of experience in agile software development. You are communicative, open to new ideas and changes and you like to take on responsibility - then you are in the right place.

Product Owner (m/f/d)

As Product Owner, you are responsible for the economic success and quality of our product. You maintain close contact with our stakeholders (The Fashion Fanatics), take on the technical requirements and enjoy designing a product that thrills our customers and marketplace participants. Of course you are also responsible for the management of the Product Backlog and define high-quality user stories that your teammates can implement in development. You work closely with UX and UI designers and always think in terms of the user. You are agile, streak and have a passion for innovative and extraordinary solution then you are the ideal candidate for us.

We live agility:

  • We work agile using a Scrumban approach. Tools like Youtrack (similar to Jira), Confluence, Slack and Github support us.
    For the design we use u.a. Abstract and sketch.
  • We live Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment, which makes us fast and agile.
  • User tests are very important to us and take place during the design phase.
  • You can find our tech stack on our homepage.

To be successful with us you should bring the following mindset:

  • You love what you do and you are passionate about it.
  • The customer / user is always the center of attention for you.
  • You think in products.
  • You are always looking for solutions and enjoy constructive feedback as an asset.
  • Our claim to the user experience is extremely high. You love to measure yourself by it.

We expect a completed degree and 3 years of professional experience as Product Owner. You are communicative, open to new ideas and changes and you like to take on responsibility - then you are exactly right with us.

UI / UX Designer (m/f/d)

You, as a Designer, are responsible for shaping our product in a way that our customers will love to use it. You incorporate your knowledge and creativity into the product and user test the results to validate the user experience we want to create. Together with our Product Owner and Designers you help design complete user journeys.

Our customers inspire our vision every day and this should also be the case with you:

  • We have a mobile app on iOS and Android and a Web-App.
  • The tool Abstract helps us creating wireframes and later also our designs.
  • We have direct contact to customers for user tests and can improve our user experience based on the results.
  • We have short coordination channels and by that fast feedback and development cycles.
  • Different tools help us to track how a user uses our application.

To be successful with us you should bring the following mindset:

  • The team is above everything. Nobody can be successful alone.
  • You build it, you run it.
  • The customer is at the center of software development.
  • International teams are the stronger teams.

With our new verticals we will also have the chance to build everything from scratch which offers us the possibility to try many alternatives and new paths.

We expect a completed computer science degree or similar education, at least 5 years of experience in agile software development. You are communicative, open to new ideas and changes and you like to take on responsibility - then you are in the right place here.

Mobile Developer (m/f/d)

As a mobile developer you and your colleagues are responsible for developing new cutting-edge features for our mobile app, built with FLutter / Dart. You strike the right balance between quality and speed and bring your own touch to the project.

Requirements:

  • You have 3+ years of experience in building complex customer facing applications.
  • You are proficient in Mobile Apps development and had first touch points with Flutter / Dart or alternatively experience in related technologies (e.g. JAva, C#, Swift and / or Objective C )
  • You have worked in a fast-changing environments before.
  • You write well structured, efficient and maintainable code and actively keep the quality of the code base in check.
  • You have excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
  • You are used to work in an english speaking environment

Nice to have:

  • Touchpoints with technologies like React and Symfony
  • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes
  • German knowledge

Senior Frontend Developer (m/f/d)

As a frontend developer, you are responsible to build the connection between our backend and the end-users. You create frontends that users love and you can choose switching between the contact point to our customers by working on our ReactJS based Web-App Frontend or on our Flutter based App for Android and iOS.

Our tech stack inspires us every day and this should be the case with you as well:

  • Our Web-App Frontend is a ReactJS based single page application.
  • We use Apollo for consuming our GraphQL API which is provided by our NodeJS Service.
  • Our Web-App also consumes a REST-API
  • We build everything using webpack.
  • Our CI / CD pipeline continuously runs the entire test suite (Jest) and static code analysis for each PR (eslint, flow, sasslint).
  • Our App is based on the mobile application development framework Flutter and we generate our Android and iOS.
  • Our App is mainly consuming our GraphQL API
  • A click in Slack and a PR is automatically deployed into our productive Kubernetes cluster (or one of the other environments)

To be successful with us you should bring the following mindset:

  • The team is above everything. Nobody can be successful alone.
  • You build it, you run it.
  • The customer is at the center of software development.
  • International teams are the stronger teams.

With our new verticals we will also have the chance to build everything from scratch which offers us the possibility to try many alternatives and new paths.

We expect a completed computer science degree or similar education, at least 5 years of experience in agile software development. You are communicative, open to new ideas and changes and you like to take on responsibility - then you are in the right place.

Are you interested?

Then send us an email and we will contact you as soon as possible