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We are a leading tech startup company specialised in developing innovative and high performance online monetization solutions, based in Hamburg, Germany

Awarded in 2011 with Webfuture Award’s 1º prize for Best StartUp, our company is profitable and steadily growing. Our business spreads across Europe, North and South America, India, Australia and several emergent markets. We work with the biggest networks around the world and with some of the most renowned and cool brands, like Apple, Microsoft, Vodafone, Ebay, Macy’s and others. Passion, creativity, goodwill and hard work are core values here at YieldKit. We are permanently curious, love fresh ideas, team input and clear communication. We work together for the success of our products and take full ownership of our individual projects and tasks.

Joining us means making part of a young, dynamic and multicultural team, full of entrepreneurial spirit and a great sense of humor. Come work with us in our bright office, located at the heart of beautiful Hamburg – we have fresh fruit and drinks, a kicker table, a roof terrace and great regular team events waiting for you!

Software Engineer

YieldKit is one of the leading companies in the affiliate online marketing industry. The young german startup has established itself quickly as reliable partner for both publishers and advertisers from all over the world.

Our Product Development Team is looking for a Software Engineer to help roll out our next generation monetization platform.

Your responsibilities

  • Work with the rest of the team to further advance our live monetization platform and supporting internal tools.
  • Design and code new smart monetization products on AWS using Java and related technologies.
  • Give technology support to our business teams and clients.
  • Your profile

  • Have a passion for software engineering. You enjoy building robust and elegant solutions to help our customers become more successful.
  • You are organized and have a soft spot for test driven development.
  • You can work with distributed SCM tools, preferably Git or Mercurial.
  • You have at least a Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or related engineering fields.
  • You have some experience in building scalable, fault-tolerant, distributed systems and have a good sense of scale. You can also estimate capacity based on monitored metrics.
  • You have experience with JVM based technologies such as Java, Scala, Spring, Maven, SBT and/or Jenkins.
  • You have built some web services in the past and have a good understanding of REST principles.
  • You have a good understanding of both relational databases (preferably MySQL) as well as NoSQL solutions such as MongoDB or Riak.
  • You have a good understanding the Amazon Web Services platform.
  • You are fluent in English – our official company language.
  • Bonus traits

    The following skills are optional but will help you stand out from the crowd.

  • Scripting with Bash, Perl or Python.
  • Good understanding of web front-end technologies especially modern JavaScript frameworks such as jQuery and Angular.js.
  • Understanding of Apache Lucene and related projects such as Solr and ElasticSearch.
  • Experience with data processing tools Hadoop, Hive or Pig.
  • Experience with data streaming technologies such as Storm, Kafka or Akka.
  • Experience with agile methodologies such as Scrum and Kanban.
  • Experience with affiliate networks and online advertiser affiliate programs.
  • The German language.
  • What we offer

  • Freedom. With us you can try out the latest technologies in data streaming, analytics, mining or user experience. You can lay the foundation of new products, bring up opportunities, and most important, take ownership of your projects.
  • Great office. Located in the best spot of Hamburg, at Gänsemarkt.
  • Fun. We organize team events on a regular basis. Also our kitchen is always filled with healthy fruits and beverages.
  • We are looking forward to receive your CV and cover letter via email!

    Financial Controller Intern

    Our team is seeking for a Financial Controller Intern to take responsibility of our growing revenue, advertisers & networks payments. Nevertheless, the professional will manager and assist with financial reports and analysis.

    Your responsibilities

  • Monitor and organize customer payments
  • Control networks and advertisers payments to YieldKit
  • You will be responsible to financial analysis, controls & reports
  • You will assist to develop and take the responsibility of our finance strategies
  • You will be responsible to assist our tax office partners
  • Your profile

  • You have a bachelor degree preferable in the follows courses: Business, Economics, Mathematic and Finances
  • You are a brilliant positive mind, forward thinking and driven character with a clear desire to succeed and add value to a business
  • An inquisitive mind, with a proven track record of problem solving, project management and continuous improvement in a business environment
  • You have a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • You are fluent in German & English
  • Bonus about you

  • You have 1 year or more of financial controller experience
  • You have experience with affiliate networks or online advertisers
  • We are looking forward to receive your CV and cover letter via email