Tech Lead (f/m) // N26

March 20, 2017
N26 Bank offers the the first bank account in Europe that you can manage entirely on your smartphone. We recently received our own banking license, and we’ve raised more than $53 million from investors including Earlybird, Horizons Ventures, Battery Ventures and Valar Ventures. Our vision is to create world’s best bank experience. We set the standard for mobile banking with our N26 app. It creates a new banking experience with features like fast paperless signup, real time money transfers, cash deposits at merchant stores, worldwide money transfer, investing and getting an overdraft at your fingertip. We want to enable customers to run their entire financial life from their phone and are building a true pan-European bank based on smart products.


  • You shape our technology vision and add new features to our powerful REST API (you like active coding)
  • Build and lead an international backend team and also have an eye on the frontend development process
  • Remaining agile in a world where every transaction counts pushes the limits of engineer practices
  • You are responsible for developing and improving our backend
  • You work closely with the product manager and other developers
  • You leave your footprint and take part in the company’s expansion


  • You should be comfortable with ownership of projects, opinionated about technology but quick to recognise the value of opposing ideas.
  • Able to take unclear requirements and work with product managers to define the result
  • You should be interested in the Software Development Lifecycle that enables painless releases
  • Able to own, drive and mentor a Java 8 project
  • Knowledge of Spring, Hibernate, SQL and security methodologies
  • A plus would be: experience in online banking, core banking and processing systems and protocols, OAuth/cryptography, microservices and/or containerization.
  • Fluency in English, German is a plus


  • You will be part of an international backend team (working in English) defining and building the core of the company
  • A stack of the most modern technologies
  • Flat hierarchies, as well as short and open channels of communication
  • One of the most beautiful offices with modern amenities in the heart of Berlin
  • A competitive remuneration + drinks and snacks for free

So, what are you waiting for? Grow with us and shape our company in the starter phase! We look forward to receiving your online application!

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