Backend Engineer – Python (m/f/d)


To achieve our goals, we are developing a suite of data-centric intelligence products that help us analyze, decide and execute on investment opportunities, as well as track performance on an ongoing basis. Core to these products is a data infrastructure built on AWS/Snowflake that ingests data from 20+ traditional, alternative and proprietary sources.

We are looking for a passionate Backend Engineer – Python (m/f/d) Finance to join our team in Berlin. The main responsibilities for the role are:


  • Work with technologies including Docker, Airflow, AWS Codebuild, Code Deploy, Elastic Beanstalk and Github
  • Perform continuous integration/continuous delivery, automated deployment and monitoring
  • Create scalable production solutions from prototyped code
  • Ensure data quality, accuracy and performance in all processes


  • Develop, test and integrate various APIs to consume, transform and visualize various proprietary and self harvested datasets
  • Extend existing tools and workflows with new requirements
  • Create new products to support different research teams in BIT Capital
  • Plan, design, code, debug and document as part of a team
  • Support other teams in terms of API usage, bugs and improvements


  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Computer Science or a related field with 2 years of overall experience in software engineering
  • At least 2 years of working experience with creating and maintaining resources on AWS (i.e. Lambda, Cloud Formation, RDS, Elastic Beanstalk, EC2, API Gateway etc.)
  • 2+ years of experience with Python (Pandas ,DRF, Plotly etc.)
  • Proficient in SQL
  • Nice to have some experience with Airflow


  • You are a team player, seeking to work with entrepreneurial individuals and thrive in a high-performance, transparent culture
  • You balance quick results with long-term maintainability and scalability in the software you build
  • You execute with ownership, determination and free of politics
  • You communicate proactively while tackling difficult topics and challenges
  • You are self-reflected and will constantly grow and learn
  • Very high standards for your work, keen attention to detail and willingness to go the extra mile to deliver the best-in-class results


  • Work in a successful Berlin fintech with the best brains in the industry. We have big ambitions. Be part of it.
  • Short decision-making processes and open door policy – your opinion is important!
  • Great freedom in choosing your tasks – we want you to have fun at work and feel comfortable.
  • Employee benefits that range from a competitive personal development budget, team events to relocation assistance etc.

Expect an exciting environment – with real impact, a great team, and strong personal development. We look forward to meeting you!

BIT Capital is an asset manager focused on internet equities. The team is composed of successful company founders, experienced equity investors and innovative data analysts, joined by their passion for markets. BIT Capital utilises the deep sector knowledge of its people in order to further develop the classical methods of fundamental analysis in the specific context of the underlying industry. Thanks to its presence in the most important internet markets, strong network and sector-specific data sources, BIT Capital has a clear informational advantage vis-à-vis investors coming from outside the internet industry.