Help us build the infrastructure enabling tech innovators to succeed.
Pioneers is an international relationship builder in the technology and startup scene offering events, intelligence, and venture capital. Over the last 6 years we have grown our flagship event - Pioneers'18 (former Pioneers Festival) to the leading technology gathering in Europe. While supporting startups stays at our core, we have learned how to leverage our network and deliver products providing valuable insights to some of the world’s leading companies and investment funds.
We are a fast growing team of 34 people from 15 nations located in the beautiful city of Vienna, Austria.
Product: We are developing a platform that connects our core stakeholders - startups, investors and corporates. We help them build valuable partnerships and reduce information noise. We are expanding the functionality and user base of our event matchmaking application which has already facilitated thousands of meetings during our flagship events, resulting in multi-million partnership and investment deals. Our dataset grows rapidly and we are constantly adding new features serving our core user groups.
At least 3 years hands-on experience in developing web applications
2+ years of working with Java, Scala or other JVM technologies (Scala prefered)
Experience with UNIX
Share our passion for the startup and entrepreneurship scene
Familiarity with the role of a team lead and willingness to share your knowledge
Experience in defining requirements with customers or other stakeholders
Interest and passion in the latest technologies such as PlayFramework, ReactJS, PostgreSQL.
Motivation and enthusiasm to contribute in desiging and developing new processes.
Implementation of a web application that supports our events, structures and safeguards mission critical data about the startup ecosystem
Use cloud infrastructure services and integrate with other 3rd party services
Write well designed, testable code by using best software development practices
Strong organisational skills to juggle multiple tasks
Full time position Full time position based in the heart of Vienna, Austria. Welcoming work environment with a dynamic, highly motivated and international team of 17 nations. You will be in contact with the leading founders, innovators and investors on a global scale, who also will happen to be your users and customers.The minimum full time salary for this position starts at € 42.000,- before tax/year and depends on the experience level.
Interview process includes a phone interview (1h), a coding task (3h) and on-site interview with the product team (3h). To apply please send us your CV and a paragraph describing a startup or technology trend you are passionate about (including the reasons why) to firstname.lastname@example.org.