Data Engineer (m/w/x)

  • Engineering
  • Berlin, Germany

Data Engineer (m/w/x)

Job description

Grover is the new alternative to buying or financing tech products

Grover offers a simple, monthly subscription model for the tech you love. We are the first financing company for the Circular Economy, breaking the link between ownership and usage. For a low monthly fee, private customers, as well as businesses, get access to a wide assortment of tech products at a fraction of the purchase price. We're on a mission to re-invent consumption and to make innovative technology accessible to everyone. As a member of the CE100 group of leading companies in the Circular Economy worldwide, we are at the forefront of reducing waste and establishing a more sustainable way of using products for both consumers and the environment.

To date, we have raised more than €100 million in equity and debt from investors including Samsung, Commerzbank, and Global Founders Capital. LinkedIn ranks Grover as one of the Top 10 hottest startups to work for in Germany in 2019.

We are now looking for a great Data Engineer to support our Engineering team in Berlin. You will drive the innovation of our data engineering processes, interfacing with our frontend and backend engineers!  Every decision at Grover is data-driven, you will be working on the systems and tools that define our analytical power. 

As our new Data Engineer, you will : 

  • Create machine-learning algorithms, to help data scientists improve Grover's platform
  • Build robust distributed systems to process large scale data streams into useful applications
  • Engineer fast, real-time data pipelines to process data from multiple sources to make fast and accurate decisions
  • Implement risk monitoring systems to improve tracking and mitigation of several risks including fraud
  • Work closely with data scientists and collaborate with back-end, front-end engineers to build products for gathering timely insights about our customers. 
  • Create monitoring systems to track the quality of data and the health of our systems


    You love : 

    • Having ownership. You easily share new ideas and implement them, and take responsibility for your actions
    • Helping others. Sharing knowledge with your colleagues is on top of your priorities!
    • Fast-paced startups. You love to adapt to different situations, and you know when to iterate fast or with higher quality.
    • Our product - you believe in our vision, and are willing to give your best to build the future of Grover!

    We are looking for a passionate Data Engineer with :

    • 3 + years' experience as a Data Engineer in a fast-paced / start-up company 

    • Proficiency in Python, and knowledge of SQL

    • Hands-on experience with cloud database platforms, ideally Amazon Redshift and AWS suite. 

    • Understanding of distributed systems, working in a similar tech stack. We are using ELK, Kafka, Redis, and Zookeeper.

    • Experience with Async programming (Asyncio, tornado, twisted, Trio) is a plus

    • Experience working with REST APIs and/or SOAP is a plus

    What we offer you

    • Fun tech projects and ownership
    • A laptop of your choice (Windows or Mac)
    • Entrepreneurial responsibility and flat-hierarchies

    • Ownership of your work

    • Modern, spacious office located in central Berlin

    • Open-minded variety of nationalities

    • German Classes in the office

    • A fun workplace

    • Smunch

    • Fresh Fruit & Drinks

    • Team Events


    About us

    Grover is the European market leader in technology rentals, bringing the access economy to the consumer electronics market. If you want to work with a dedicated team at a purpose-driven, fast-growing company, increasing consumer welfare around the world, join us now. At Grover, we value entrepreneurship, intelligence, and speed in everything we do. We're a team of over 90 creative and motivated minds, from more than 31 countries – which means our aims, beliefs, and ways of working are influenced by many different perspectives. We care for individuality and for team spirit, act courageously and communicate openly. In our HQ, in Berlin Mitte, there is plenty of space for fun, collaboration, and rethinking the way the world does, uses and values things.