Senior Engineer // Apheris

Apheris Ai | Berlin, Germany

Date listed

1 month ago

Employment Type

Full time

Overview We are looking for a Senior Engineer with the right skillset to complement our teams of experienced data scientists, software engineers, and privacy engineers in deep tech projects with global high-profile customers. Join us putting cutting-edge privacy preserving technologies and federated computations into production and build an outstanding tech product together with us. About this position As a Senior Engineer at apheris AI, you will be in charge of building out our product core and push it to customers together with a team of great software engineers and data scientists. You will be working on challenging deep tech projects closely together with customers from various industries. With your engineering expertise, you will be responsible for meeting project and product goals and act accordingly to upcoming bottlenecks. You will participate in code reviews, promote engineering best practices in our tech team and build new features and enhance our product core with innovative technologies. We empower you to be a major contributor to the success of projects, customer’s satisfaction, and the advancement of our product core. About us We believe in a world where innovation and breakthroughs in R&D are driven by collaboration among companies. At apheris AI, our mission is to empower large enterprises to build and orchestrate data ecosystems that enable such collaboration. Our product allows companies to collectively analyze data, while preserving the privacy and intellectual property of it. We leverage the latest advancements in the fields of federated machine learning, cryptography, data privacy technologies and computational chemistry and help the largest companies in the world push R&D into production. Our company is well funded and backed by some of the globally best Venture Capital Funds and Angel Investors. Our incredibly talented and interdisciplinary team is composed of world-leading experts in their fields as well as entrepreneurs and engineers that have been trained at top-tier companies and universities.  We strongly contribute to Open Source; we learn fast, grow rapidly and we have absolute conviction that the next large tech company is currently being built in the heart of Berlin. Right now, we are building out a handful of R&D data ecosystems with large enterprise customers – our focus industries are pharma & healthcare, chemical R&D and manufacturing. We productize our general-purpose tech core for private data sharing and we heavily ramp up our business development to win the next data ecosystems with leading industry players. The use cases we address are primarily related to R&D acceleration empowered by machine learning applications – the data ecosystems are the foundation for a breakthrough in those use cases. If all of this sounds like a company you want to be part of, we are delighted to learn more about you. What you bring to the table

  • Bachelor, Master or PhD in Computer Science or related fields (e.g., Physics, Mathematics, Engineering) and several years of work experience as a software engineer.
  • Coding skills in different languages, e.g. Python, Go, Rust, Javascript, is a plus.
  • You have +3 years of experience with pushing code to production in technical companies.
  • You have a passion for modern and innovative tech stacks and drive the implementation of such.
  • Strong grasp of programming best-practices (e.g. code clarity, documentation, git, etc.).
  • Building deeply technical and challenging solutions excites you.
  • Great Leader: experience of taking on a lead role in a team of (data) engineers and data scientists, preferably in an agile Scrum setting - you inspire and empower the people around you.
  • You have a strong broad understanding for technologies especially in software development and machine learning (e.g. software development best practices, understanding of different programming languages, frameworks, cloud technologies).
  • You have genuine interest in working in a fast-paced environment and a young start-up.
  • Excellent communicator: you are able to communicate in English fluently (both verbal and written).
  • Experience with Cloud deployments (e.g. Docker, Kubernetes) is a plus.
The requirements above are a non-exhaustive list of skills which, from our experience, people successful in similar roles have. If this does not match 100% with you, but you think you fit to this role, we encourage you to apply anyway. We hire mainly based on your personality, potential and motivation to learn and grow, and together we can adapt the role in a way that is meant to fit you! What we offer you
  • We offer you a cool and engaged team with incredibly intelligent and motivated colleagues that are domain experts in various fields. They will support you in getting up-to-speed with our tech stack!
  • We care about diversity and equality and live an open company culture with clear communication and encourage active participation in all areas.
  • Exciting growth phase: we are backed by some of the best investors in the world and are growing rapidly.
  • We believe that your contribution goes beyond your CV, for us it is important that you connect well with the apheris team.
  • Our team has the right mix of getting-things-done and getting-things-right mentality with a good amount of fun added to it.
  • We deeply care about your development and well-being, so naturally we offer you lots of room for your professional and personal development.
  • We have made it our mission to not only let you shape this position but support your growth.
  • We have a very nice office in the heart of Berlin. We support home office from almost anywhere depending on the time-zone. Whatever suits you, we are sure to find the right arrangement.
  • We offer industry-competitive salary.
Key facts
  • Contract Type: full-time
  • Location: preferably Berlin, partly remote is possible
  • Education Level: Bachelor's degree or higher