Senior back-end developer

Who we are


  • Vision: Our goal is to empower everyone to achieve their educational goals by building an intelligent learning platform
    that increases efficiency, motivation and structure throughout the entire learning process
  • Status: StudySmarter ( was launched in early 2018 and already has thousands of users, many of
    them using it on a daily basis. Our mobile app will go live soon and enhance the holistic StudySmarter learning
  • Prospect: In the next months, we want to expand to new cities and countries, improve and extend our product and get
    one step closer to make studying easy for everyone – for that, we need you!




You can support us with


  • Backend Development: State-of-the-art architecture based on Django and AWS
  • Product Development: User driven development of the learning platform of the future
  • Technical Management: Immediate responsibility for a small team of students, long-term prospect as technical lead




We are looking for you, if you are


  • passionate for building products
  • experienced in web development (Django is a plus, proficient backend and python skills are a must)
  • motivated for new challenges and personal growth
  • aware of what clean code and a high-performance api should look like


You should apply because


  • you can become a part of the best German edtech startup in a highly exciting growth phase
  • you can have a real impact on our world by transforming the way we learn
  • you can grow personally and technically
  • you can take responsibilities from day one
  • we offer you ownership through our share incentive program
  • we have an office with a view in the heart of Munich, 5 minutes from Odeonsplatz (including office dog, table tennis, snacks & beverages)
  • we are a talented, diverse team without hierarchies
  • you can choose your own equipment (laptop of your choice & noise cancelling headphones)