Junior Software Engineer (Java) (all genders)


Berlin, Germany

  1. Full-time
  2. Software Engineering
  3. Delivery Hero
  4. On-Site

Job description

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About the opportunity

We are on the lookout for a Junior Software Engineer (Java) (all genders) to join our 2024 Tech Graduate program on our journey to always deliver amazing experiences.

Search is a crucial part of Delivery Hero’s mission to always deliver an amazing experience- fast, easy and to your door. Search teams are responsible for powering search experience in more than 60 countries and 35 languages, enabling 80M+ searches each day across 4 continents. Our data informed culture helps us continuously improve and provide a high quality search experience to our diverse set of users.

As a Software Engineer, you will be focused on improving the search experience for our users. You will be obsessed with making search results relevant so that users are able to find their favorite cuisine and items easily and faster. 

  • Implement cutting-edge search applications, which will transform the food and grocery delivery industry

  • Develop multi-tenant, multi-vertical and multi-language search service, used across more than 45 countries and 25 languages

  • Craft and maintain world-class, high traffic services and APIs in a team of experienced software engineers

  • Participate in code reviews and application debugging and diagnosis

  • Practice modern software development methodologies such as continuous delivery, TDD and scrum

  • Collaborate with product managers and engineers to build scalable search systems


We offer a unique environment for you to learn and develop your skills, and to contribute to the development of our cutting-edge tech solutions. You will have some of the most talented and experienced software engineers in the industry as mentors to help you ramp up, and a support group you can go to for help and connection.

What you need to be successful

To be eligible for our program, you must:

  • Have the right to live in Germany and/or hold an EU passport

  • Have graduated from a Bachelor’s or Master's in Software Engineering, Computer Science or a related field

  • Have a max of 2 years of engineering experience coding in Java.

  • Be an analytical thinker and strong problem solver with a humble, inquisitive approach

  • Have good communication and collaboration skills

  • Be business fluent in English

  • Be excited about working in a fast-moving, agile company where we learn from our mistakes

Generally, we also expect your curiosity in learning/trying out new technologies.

Who we are

As the world’s pioneering local delivery platform, our mission is to deliver an amazing experience, fast, easy, and to your door. We operate in over 70+ countries worldwide, powered by tech, designed by people. As one of Europe’s largest tech platforms, we enable creative minds to deliver solutions that create impact within our ecosystem. We move fast, take action and adapt. No matter where you're from or what you believe in, we build, we deliver, we lead. We are Delivery Hero

What's in it for you

Ensuring you and all our Heroes are looked after, happy, and healthy is always on the menu. Because if you’re in good shape, then we’re in good shape.

  • Make the most of our hybrid working model and join the team for face-to-face connection and collaboration in our beautiful Berlin campus 2 days a week

  • We offer 27 days holiday with an extra day on 2nd and 3rd year of service

  • Get moving and release those wonderful, mind-boosting endorphins: Health Checkups, Meditation, Yoga, Gym & Bicycle Subsidy

  • Cash. Dough. Cheddar. Whatever you call it, we’ll help you with it: Employee Share Purchase Plan, Sabbatical Bank,  Public Transportation Ticket Discount, Life & Accident Insurance, Corporate Pension Plan

  • Look up and go for it. We will support you in developing yourself and your career: 1.000 € Educational Budget, Language Courses, Parental Support

  • The power of getting together over some food is unrivaled. Here are a few ways to help you do that. All the yum: Digital Meal Vouchers, Food Vouchers, Online Canteen, Corporate Discounts

At Delivery Hero, we believe diversity and inclusion are key to creating not only an exciting product, but also an amazing customer and employee experience. Fostering this starts with hiring -- therefore we do not discriminate on the basis of racial identities, religious beliefs, color, national origin, gender identities or expressions, sexual orientations, age, marital or disability statuses, or any other aspect that makes you, you. Just be yourself and we can’t wait to see what value you bring to the role. We're as interested in your character as we are in your talent.

  1. Berlin

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