Project A Ventures

Project A is an operational VC that provides its ventures with capital, an extensive network and exclusive access to a wide range of operational expertise. The Berlin-based investor makes use of the €220m in assets under its management to back early-stage companies in the digital technology space. With its unique organisational structure featuring 100 operational experts, Project A offers its portfolio companies hands-on support in the areas of IT, Marketing & Brand Building, Business Intelligence, Sales and Recruiting.

Project A Ventures Berlin, Germany
25/07/2018
Full time
Location: Berlin Project A is the operational VC that provides its ventures with capital, an extensive network, and exclusive access to a wide range of operational expertise. The Berlin-based investor makes use of the €260m in assets under its management to back early-stage companies in the digital technology space. With its unique organizational structure featuring 100 operational experts, Project A offers its portfolio companies hands-on support in the areas of Software Engineering, Digital Marketing, Design, Communications, Business Intelligence, Sales and Recruiting. The portfolio includes companies such as Catawiki, WorldRemit, Tictail, Spryker, nu3, KRY, and Wonderbly. We are looking for: A new team member for one of our portfolio companies. What will keep you challenged? Help our business intelligence team to build data-driven applications for our ventures: data warehouses, recommendation engines and CRM systems (developed in-house, based on open-source technologies). See   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GdtFuOah-5c   for an overview of how we do this Integrate data from various systems into flexible and consistent representations. You will make sure that all people and IT systems in the organization have an easy access to the data through various front-ends and interfaces Advance our software architecture and toolset to growing challenges and data amounts (performance, scaling, data quality) Work in an agile software development process in close collaboration with a product management team Which traits contribute to your success? A master's degree in computer science or a comparable qualification Genuine interest in data and algorithms and excitement about solving difficult problems.  Knowledge of the following basic tools of computer science: object-oriented programming in multiple languages, HTTP and current web technologies, the unix command line and basic server administration, version control systems, a basic understanding of the interplay between software and memory, hard discs and the CPU Profound knowledge about the inner workings of database systems Eagerness to delve into new technologies and programming languages  Basic understanding of mathematics and machine learning Our current Stack:  Mac oder Linux PostgreSQL Mondrian MDX Python, Java, PHP ElasticSearch What to expect working with us: Becoming part of a highly motivated and professional team Having the unique opportunity to experience and to make an impact on recently founded companies Working independently, have all freedom you need and are thus able to personally grow and develop yourself on a constant basis Working at a modern and well-equipped office in the heart of Berlin Benefiting from a communicative, creative and stimulating environment Do you want to be part of our success story? We are looking forward to your online application.
Project A Ventures Berlin, Germany
25/07/2018
Full time
Location: Berlin Project A is the operational VC that provides its ventures with capital, an extensive network, and exclusive access to a wide range of operational expertise. The Berlin-based investor makes use of the €260m in assets under its management to back early-stage companies in the digital technology space. With its unique organizational structure featuring 100 operational experts, Project A offers its portfolio companies hands-on support in the areas of Software Engineering, Digital Marketing, Design, Communications, Business Intelligence, Sales and Recruiting. The portfolio includes companies such as Catawiki, WorldRemit, Tictail, Spryker, nu3, KRY, and Wonderbly. We are looking for: A new team member for our A-Team. What will keep you challenged? Help our business intelligence team to build data-driven applications for our ventures: data warehouses, recommendation engines and CRM systems (developed in-house, based on open-source technologies). See   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GdtFuOah-5c   for an overview of how we do this Integrate data from various systems into flexible and consistent representations. You will make sure that all people and IT systems in the organization have an easy access to the data through various front-ends and interfaces Advance our software architecture and toolset to growing challenges and data amounts (performance, scaling, data quality) Working in an agile software development process in a close collaboration with the product management team Which traits contribute to your success? A master's degree in computer science or a comparable qualification Genuine interest in data and algorithms and excitement about solving difficult problems.  Knowledge of the following basic tools of computer science: object-oriented programming in multiple languages, HTTP and current web technologies, the unix command line and basic server administration, version control systems, a basic understanding of the interplay between software and memory, hard discs and the CPU Profound knowledge about the inner workings of database systems Eagerness to delve into new technologies and programming languages  Basic understanding of mathematics and machine learning Our current Stack:  Mac or Linux PostgreSQL Mondrian MDX Python, Java, PHP ElasticSearch What to expect working with us: Becoming part of a highly motivated and professional team Having the unique opportunity to experience and to make an impact on recently founded companies Working independently, have all freedom you need and are thus able to personally grow and develop yourself on a constant basis Working at a modern and well-equipped office in the heart of Berlin Benefiting from a communicative, creative and stimulating environment Do you want to be part of our success story? We are looking forward to your online application.