Junior Backend Developer (m/w/d) // Taledo


As a Junior Member of our Backend Development Team you are going to get diverse insights into the everyday business of a growing tech startup in Berlin. At the same time, you will contribute directly to expanding Taledo’s backend. You will have a direct impact on the product and you are going to see your code immediately integrated. You will also discuss and come to an agreement on certain end-to-end features with the Frontend Development Team.

We offer you an environment in which everyone can participate to the same extent – great ideas can come from any team member. To ensure your perfect start into working life and ideal development within the company, you are going to get regular feedback from our CTO Marcel Poelker and the Team.


Taledo is a digital recruitment platform – we connect top candidates with top companies in Germany. Our focus is on IT, Sales and Marketing roles in digital companies. Through steady growth we continuously expand our branches of business. Our team is constantly growing and we are happy to welcome you on board at our office at Berlin Alexanderplatz as a new team member.

We are able to find perfectly matching jobs for candidates in market leading companies in Germany thanks to our professional Team and our innovative technology.

Our ambitious team consists of 20+ different nationalities and is working hard to become the #1 digital recruitment platform.


  • You are responsible for estimating new features with your team’s assistance
  • You make decisions regarding the best implementation strategy of your features together with the team and your mentor
  • You implement – independently as well as in pair programming
  • You perform testing of the features you developed and come up with improvement solutions
  • You contribute to the team effort and make sure the release to production is done on time
  • You come up with new ideas and product development suggestions
  • You take ownership of your learning process and professional growth with the support of your mentor


  • You have already gained first experience with Ruby on Rails and you want to develop your career with this technology as a Backend Developer
  • You are keen on taking new challenges and you are persistent in finding the right solutions
  • You thoroughly analyze your cases and come up with thought through conclusions
  • You work autonomously as well as in a team
  • You enjoy brainstorming, creating new things and believe in the power of constructive feedback
  • You have successfully completed your academic studies in Computer Science or a similar field of studies
  • Previous experience in the field of Backend Development is a plus
  • You are motivated to work in a startup environment and contribute to our growing business
  • You speak English fluently and have very good communication skills


  • At Taledo you will work with a highly motivated team in a truly international atmosphere
  • We provide a professional environment that allows you to stay focused but also leaves room for creativity
  • Open and honest communication on all levels is important to us
  • We are always open to constructive feedback and expect the same from you
  • Knowledge sharing and constant learning are pillars of our culture hence we give you the opportunity to work on interesting side projects and develop your core or non-core competencies
  • We offer responsibility from the start in a flat hierarchy environment with a doer & maker mindset
  • We provide breakfast, sweet and salty snacks, fruits and drinks
  • We organize regular team events and keep the atmosphere in the office very casual and friendly
  • We have flexible working hours and offer additional vacation entitlement for every year you are part of Taledo
  • Our office and the team is pet friendly

Taledo is a curated recruiting platform connecting the top 10% of candidates with top companies in the digital ecosystem. Candidates can sign up for free in a few clicks, and are put in touch with one of our Talent Managers. Talent Managers guide candidates throughout the complete application process - from initial contact with recruiters to signing the contract and beyond. Employers get access to curated candidates via a dedicated Account Manager and to the current talent pool via our platform, thus expediting the recruiting process. Taledo was founded in 2015 by Berlin-based entrepreneurs with experience at BCG, Google, Rocket Internet, and HitFox, and is now serving clients ranging from DAX corporations to early stage startups.



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