Junior QA/Support Engineer (m/f) // byrd

July 12, 2018

byrd is a logistics start-up ​which aims to make shipping a simple and effortless experience​. The company helps commercial online businesses ship their products around the world by offering easy access to professional logistics at competitive prices. byrd was founded in 2016, is growing rapidly, and is already a trusted solution for industry leaders such as Austrian Postal Services and the Accor Hotel group. byrd is based in Vienna and has recently expanded to Berlin as a stepping stone to the German market.

Currently we are looking for a Junior QA/Support Engineer (m/f) to join our team in Berlin

What you will do

  • Ensure that our services work flawlessly for our customers and operation teams in multiple locations
  • Support the development team in testing new features and monitoring the release processes
  • Identify critical paths throughout the application and implement means for testing them in an automated fashion
  • Actively analyse log files, server metrics, server exceptions and SQL statements to detect availability and performance issues and suggest measures for improvement
  • Be the internal contact person for technical issues of any kind (especially for operations team)

Based on your technical skills and level of engagement, you will have the chance to climb up the career ladder and become the mastermind for different projects.

What we are looking for

  • Good knowledge of Python using frameworks like Django or Flask and SQL
  • Investigative and hands-on approach to getting things done, and to prioritize and resolve issues effectively
  • A huge thirst for knowledge and to learn new things
  • Very good verbal and written English communication skills
  • 2+ years IT Background (Work or Education like HTL, FH, Uni)

Bonus Skills

  • You speak multiple languages like German, French and are a communicative person
  • Big Plus:​ You worked with Jenkins, Selenium or other CI/CD systems
  • Big Plus:​ Worked in a Startup before

What you can expect from byrd

  • Become part of a young company that is driven to change the logistics market and offer a superior customer experience.
  • Make meaningful contributions which have a direct impact on the company’s actions and are valued by the team
  • Work directly with the founders and a team of skilled engineers and managers
  • Manage your own time through flexible working hours
  • Have a good time with international colleagues in our Vienna or Berlin office
  • Free drinks and fresh fruits
  • Additional benefits like free gym and team activities

Technology stack

  • Web Dashboard:
    • Single Page Angular App
    • Bootstrap
    • Hosted on AWS
  • Backend:
    • Microservice Architecture
    • Python Flask
    • PostgreSQL (SQL Alchemy)
    • Celery
    • Redis
    • Sentry
    • Gunicorn
    • Hosted on Heroku and AWS

Up for it?

Apply now! Please send us your application in either English or German to ​career@getbyrd.com

Send your application to: career@getbyrd.com

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