Junior Forward Deployed Engineer (f/m/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin

What You'll Do
  • You will work with our customers' engineering and machine learning teams to solve real-world problems. You understand people and technology, and you will write production-grade code in Python to integrate Taktile's APIs with their systems
  • You will interact closely with our customers ranging from fast moving neobanks to established insurance provides, take responsibility for stakeholder management, and spend time at our customers' sites if needed. You care deeply about solving customers' problems with a true impact, monitoring and mitigating technical as well as project risks.
  • You will work with product management to translate your knowledge of customer problems into product insights.
  • You will analyze usage patterns, troubleshoot, and enhance the customer's user experience of Taktile's platform. This requires knowing the product's codebase well enough to support debugging and triaging efforts.
Ideal, But Not Required
  • Prior experience building and integrating REST APIs
  • Prior experience with FastAPI
  • Understanding of cloud architecture and computing concepts
  • Understanding of databases types and trade-offs
  • Domain expertise in the financials services industry (banking, insurance, capital markets, payments, etc.)
Our Offer
  • Work with colleagues that lift you up, challenge you, celebrate you and help you grow. We come from many different backgrounds, but what we have in common is the desire to operate at the very top of our fields. If you are similarly capable, caring, and driven, you'll find yourself  at home here.
  • Make an impact and meaningfully shape an early-stage company.
  • Experience a truly flat hierarchy and communicate directly with founding team members. Having an opinion and voicing your ideas is not only welcome but encouraged, especially when they challenge the status quo.
  • Learn from experienced mentors and achieve tremendous personal and professional growth. Get to know and leverage our network of leading tech investors and advisors around the globe.
  • Receive a top-of-market equity and cash compensation package.
  • Get access to a self-development budget you can use to e.g. attend conferences, buy books or take classes.
  • Use the equipment of your choice including meaningful home office set-up. We do support fully remote set-ups.
  • Make use of our relocation support if you're moving to Berlin. We can help with immigration.
Our Stance
  • We're eager to meet talented and driven candidates regardless of whether they tick all the boxes. We're looking for someone who will add to our culture, not just fit within it. We strongly encourage individuals from groups traditionally underestimated and underrepresented in tech to apply.
  • We seek to actively recognize and combat racism, sexism, ableism and ageism. We embrace and support all gender identities and expressions, and celebrate love in its many forms. We won't inquire about how you identify or if you've experienced discrimination, but if you want to tell your story, we are all ears.
About us
Taktile exists to create value for organizations through smarter and safer decisions at scale. Our goal is to become the world's leading software provider for automated decision-making in the financial services industry and, to date, our software has been used by our customers to power over 255’000 critical business decisions every day.

Taktile is based in Berlin and New York City. It was founded by machine learning and data science veterans with extensive experience building and running production ML in financial services. Our team consists of engineers, entrepreneurs, and researchers with a diverse set of backgrounds. Some of us attended top universities such as Harvard, Oxford, and Stanford and some of us have no degree at all. We have accumulated extensive work experience at leading tech companies, startups, and the enterprise software sphere.

Our backers include Y Combinator, Index Ventures, and stellar angels such as the founders of Looker, GitHub, Mulesoft, Datadog and UiPath.
Your application!
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