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Senior Backend Engineer (Python / Django) (m/f/d)

Your Role

Do you love to develop new product features and constantly optimize them?

As a Senior Backend Engineer (m/f/d) you will develop new features, design useful API methods and help us increase the reliability of StudySmarter’s software. For this, you will not only work with the Engineering team, but also with the Product, UX and UI team!

We also offer you a long-term perspective as a technical leader to contribute to your personal growth.

The following tasks await you :

  • The development of state-of-the-art architecture based on Django, AWS and Kubernetes in the backend area is one of your tasks
  • You take responsibility for functions from design to implementation
  • Constant monitoring and improvement of our existing backend services with a requirement for smooth implementation
  • You contribute to a user-oriented development of the learning platform of the future

What you need to succeed

  • 💼You have at least 3 years of experience in web development, especially strong Backend, Python and Django skills are part of your profile
  • Bonus: Experience in team leadership
  •  💙You love to develop products
  • 💪🏼You are motivated for new challenges and personal growth
  • 💻You know what clean code and a powerful API should look like
  • 🇬🇧You are fluent in English

What we offer

At StudySmarter, people are at the heart of everything. That’s why we are committed to providing everything you need to excel in your job, ensuring physical and mental health as well as development.

What we offer

Food & Drinks

Fresh fruits, juices, porridge bar, drinks - flatrate.

Modern Office

New offices with high-quality equipment and game zone. Büros mit hochwertiger Ausstattung und Gamezone.

Team Events

Bi-weekly social events and retreats.


Yoga & Meditation room and gym membership discount.

Hybrid Working

Work in the office, from home, or wherever you want.


You participate in the success of StudySmarter.


Select your own equipment. Everything you need.


We pay for your training & courses.

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Nina Korbelius
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Nina Korbelius
SEO Manager
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Marinell Falcon
Teamlead English Content
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Jonas Safranek
UX Concepter
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Jonas Safranek
UX Concepter
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Open Positions

Join us on our journey. Together, we can change the world! Our team is diverse, ambitious, and smart(er). We’re working in Munich, Berlin, and remote.

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