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About Us

Authenteq is a well-established startup, building an innovative online identity verification platform that allows marketplaces to verify a user’s real identity. We have global ambitions and are aiming for partnerships with the biggest websites around the world.

Established in 2014, we have offices in Berlin, San Francisco and Reykjavik.

We have received many awards and recognitions as one of the most exciting startups today in the identity management and e-commerce space. We are still small and bootstrapping although we have received some seed funding and are looking for you to join our team.

Our goal is to remove anonymity where necessary while increasing user-controlled privacy. If you’re excited about creating server applications and using the latest technologies in face recognition and photographic forensics then look no further! Together, we can make a difference. We believe that nothing can’t be solved when committed individuals bring together their resources and their resolve.

At Authenteq, we have a clear vision: to be the place where a diverse mix of talented people want to join, to stay and do their best work. We are entirely focused on equality and genuinely believe in the diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin and all the other fascinating characteristics that make us different.

Authenteq only employs direct hires. Unsolicited offers for talent recruiting, outsourcing, or contract development services will not receive replies. Unfortunately we cannot sponsor candidates for visas at this time, but we help with with relocation.

PLEASE RESPECT

We will not entertain or answer any solicitations from agencies that approach us

TWO JAVA BACKEND DEVELOPERS

As a Java Backend Developer at Authenteq, you will be responsible for the development and maintenance of the Authenteq backend and API for our mobile applications. Your primary focus will be the development of such applications and their integration with other back-end services. You will be working alongside other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and creating quality products is essential.

Your role

  • Design and build API’s for our mobile applications.
  • Ensure the performance, quality, and responsiveness of our backend servers
  • Collaborate with a team to define, design, and ship new features.
  • Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs.
  • Help maintain code quality, organization and automatization.
  • Interface with product managers, developers, engineering managers, and stakeholders to prioritise problem resolution and ensure release readiness.
  • Become an expert on our products and their use from a customer perspective to ensure a positive end user experience.

Do we have your attention? Great! It would also be cool if you:

  • Are a true team player: open, communicative and capable of organizing and prioritizing your work.
  • Have solid programming skills in Java and Python with a good knowledge of its ecosystems.
  • Have experience with blockchain technologies.
  • Good knowledge of performance limits and characteristics.
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs.
  • Knack for benchmarking and optimization.
  • Knack for benchmarking and optimization.
  • Have excellent English communication skills.

What's in for you?

  • A chance to join at the ground floor of one of the most innovative and exciting new startups in Europe!
  • A young and dynamic start-up environment with a rapid development cycle.
  • Exciting technical challenges to work on and great opportunities to learn, grow and contribute.
  • The opportunity to shape and develop a truly innovative product with the potential to revolutionise how transactions are conducted online.
  • Friendly and multicultural team, based in a heart of Berlin.
  • Help with relocation moving to Berlin from abroad.
  • Competitive salary and benefits as well as equity in a growing company.

DEVOPS ENGINEER

As a Devops Engineer at Authenteq, you will be responsible for the improvement and maintenance of the Authenteq servers and infrastructure. Your primary focus will be maintaining, improving and stability of our infrastructure. You will be working alongside other engineers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, and teamwork is essential.

Your role

  • Writing scripts and playbooks that will help automate tasks.
  • Strong knowledge of Linux server environments.
  • Efficient setup and usage of monitoring systems.
  • Ensure the performance, security, and responsiveness of our servers.
  • Feel enthusiastic about writing documentation.
  • Identify potential bottlenecks.
  • Help maintain server stability, security and performance.
  • Be proficient with different containerization, automation, continuous integration and continuous delivery tools.
  • Willingness to learn new skills.
  • Interface with product managers, developers, engineering managers, and stakeholders to prioritize problem resolution and ensure release readiness.

Do we have your attention? Great! It would also be cool if you:

  • Are a true team player: open, communicative and capable of organizing and prioritizing your work.
  • Have experience with Java and Python deployments.
  • Have experience with blockchain technologies.
  • Have experience with different container orchestration tools.
  • Good knowledge of performance limits and characteristics.
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs.
  • Knack for benchmarking and optimization.
  • Have excellent English communication skills.

What's in for you?

  • A chance to join at the ground floor of one of the most innovative and exciting new startups in Europe!
  • A young and dynamic start-up environment with a rapid development cycle.
  • Exciting technical challenges to work on and great opportunities to learn, grow and contribute.
  • The opportunity to shape and develop a truly innovative product with the potential to revolutionise how transactions are conducted online.
  • Friendly and multicultural team, based in a heart of Berlin.
  • Help with relocation moving to Berlin from abroad.
  • Competitive salary and benefits as well as equity in a growing company.

PRODUCT OWNER

As a Product Owner at Authenteq, you will be the central point in the company. You move our product into the right direction. You have a strong understanding of the technical challenges and know the features of our competitors. With all this input, you craft a product, that is of state-of-the-art technology, and has a beautiful user-flow that our customers love to use.
You are experienced in understanding the needs of the product stakeholders and have strong communication skills. You have worked in a technical environment and understand how web applications function. You like working in an interdisciplinary team and find it exciting to tackle different fields like tech, law and design to refine a premium product. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and creating quality products is essential.

Your role

  • Plan and prioritize product feature backlog and development for the product.
  • Help define product vision, road-map and growth opportunities with stakeholders.
  • Assess value, develop cases, and prioritize stories, epics and themes ligned with product strategy.
  • Provide backlog management, iteration planning, and elaboration of the user stories.
  • Work closely with stakeholders to create and maintain a product backlog
    according to business value or ROI.
  • Lead the planning product release plans and set expectation for delivery of new functionalities.
  • Provide an active role in mitigating impediments impacting successful product release.
  • Follow our competitors and the industry.
  • Take lead of scrum teams as the Product Owner.
  • Provide vision and direction to the Agile development team and stakeholders throughout the project and create requirements.
  • Ensure that the team always has an adequate amount of prior prepared tasks to work on.

Qualifications

  • Job experience (3y+) as a product or project owner.
  • Proven experience in working in an interdisciplinary team or method skills like design thinking.
  • Strong communication skills
  • Structured approach with attention to detail and strong skill to organise teams.
  • Developer background is required.
  • In-depth knowledge of Agile process and principles.
  • Ideally: Experience in working on identity and/or blockchain solutions.
  • Fluent English (best: native English speaker; German skills are a plus)

What's in for you?

  • A chance to join at the ground floor of one of the most innovative and exciting new startups in Europe!
  • A young and dynamic start-up environment with a rapid development cycle.
  • Exciting technical challenges to work on and great opportunities to learn, grow and contribute.
  • The opportunity to shape and develop a truly innovative product with the potential to revolutionise how transactions are conducted online.
  • Friendly and multicultural team, based in a heart of Berlin.
  • Help with relocation moving to Berlin from abroad.
  • Competitive salary and benefits as well as equity in a growing company.

ANDROID DEVELOPER

As a Senior Android Developer at Authenteq, you will be responsible for the development and maintenance of applications aimed towards android, including mobile phones and tablets. Your primary focus will be the development of such applications and their integration with back-end services. You will be working alongside other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and creating quality products is essential.

Your role

  • Translate designs and wireframes into high-quality code.
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features.
  • Unit-testing code for robustness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability.
  • Design, build and maintain high performance, reusable, and reliable Java code.
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the application.
  • Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs.
  • Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization.
  • Build and maintain mobile applications that integrate with a micro-service back-end.
  • Responsible for the development and documentation of best practices for his/her area of expertise.

Qualifications

  • 5+ years of Mobile Application Development Experience – Proficiency in Android development.
  • Deep knowledge of Android development tools and paradigms, including Android Studio, Gradle, user interface layout, fragment usage, intents, services, and general lifecycle management.
  • Deep knowledge of RxJava, Retrofit.
  • Team player and must be willing to work in a scrum environment.
  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • Experience implementing complex business logic.
  • Must reference at least one application you developed that is available today.
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented programming.
  • Accountable for application security principles including the development of secure coding standards and practices.
  • Strong knowledge of Android SDK, different versions of Android, and how to deal with different screen sizes.
  • Connect Android applications to back-end services.
  • Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practices.
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements.
  • Understanding of Google’s Android design principles and interface guidelines.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning by git.
  • Familiarity with continuous integration.

Do we have your attention? Great! It would also be cool if you:

  • Have experience with Android NDK.
  • Have experience with cryptography.
  • Have experience with blockchain.
  • Have experience with Kotlin.
  • Have experience with JIRA and Confluence

What's in for you?

  • A chance to join at the ground floor of one of the most innovative and exciting new startups in Europe!
  • A young and dynamic start-up environment with a rapid development cycle.
  • Exciting technical challenges to work on and great opportunities to learn, grow and contribute.
  • The opportunity to shape and develop a truly innovative product with the potential to revolutionise how transactions are conducted online.
  • Friendly and multicultural team, based in a heart of Berlin.
  • Help with relocation moving to Berlin from abroad.
  • Competitive salary and benefits as well as equity in a growing company.

TEST ENGINEER (QA)

As a Test Engineer (QA) at Authenteq, you will help the development team to deliver quality product by raising questioning the product early, testing continuously, automating testing processes.

Your role

  • Develop and maintain UI automation for our product that consists of Android, iOS, web app and backend.
  • Test and design tests continuously as part of the scrum.
  • Discover and report bugs in a helpful and reproducible manner.
  • Represent customer usage and user experience to the dev.
  • Create and perform regression tests.
  • Control the release process for all parts of the product together with the DevOps.
  • Become the person with wide understanding of all product parts.
  • Design and generate required test data.
  • Prepare quality and reliability reports for stakeholders.
  • Promote the culture of quality.

Do we have your attention? Great! It would also be cool if you:

  • Have 3+ years of experience.
  • Are a true team player: open, communicative and capable of organizing and prioritizing your work.
  • Are creative with problem solving mindset.
  • Are able to work in dynamic environment.
  • Know how to handle multitasking.
  • Have mobile testing experience.
  • Have UI automation experience, preferably Appium.
  • Have experience with load and stress tests (would be nice).
  • Have excellent English communication skills.
  • Right to stay and work in Berlin.

What's in for you?

  • A chance to join at the ground floor of one of the most innovative and exciting new startups in Europe!
  • Great location in Berlin.
  • A young and dynamic start-up environment with a rapid development cycle.
  • Exciting technical challenges to work on and great opportunities to learn, grow and contribute.
  • The opportunity to shape and develop a truly innovative product with the potential to revolutionize how transactions are conducted online.
  • Competitive salary and benefits as well as equity in a growing company.

SALES DIRECTOR

As a Sales Director at Authenteq, you will be on the front lines of our business on a daily basis.  You understand the identity and blockchain industry; You listen and understand the needs of prospects and clients; and you are always hungry to grow and learn more.   You employ a consultative sales approach to deliver results. You have experience managing the entire Sales Process from end-to-end.  You are creative and thoughtful in your outreach to generate leads.  You are driven and determined to move deals through the pipeline and deliver solutions to your clients challenges. You are skilled in asking for the business and closing the deal.  You have impressive Technology and SaaS sales experience working with both startups and the enterprise.  You are a team player, a self starter, and you are eager to solve problems.  Most importantly, You represent the Authenteq brand with a high degree of integrity in every interaction.

Your role

  • Assess and Build out a new Sales Territory from scratch.
  • Develop a deep knowledge of competitors and the industry.
  • Help define the Sales & Marketing strategy of the company.
  • Work closely with Product & Development teams to provide product & feature input based on direct market feedback.
  • Generate demand and leads from high activity outbound prospecting.
  • Nurture leads and move them through the sales funnel.
  • Manage and grow existing client relationships.
  • Achieve and exceed an annual sales quota of more than €1M.

Qualifications:

  • 5+ Years in Technology and/or SaaS role.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ideally: experience working with identity and/or blockchain solutions.
  • Fluent English (best: native English speaker).
  • Prioritize and Manage time to deliver results and achieve monthly targets.
  • Experience in building and managing a Sales Territory.
  • Experience in accurate Sales forecasting.

What's in for you?

  • A chance to join at the ground floor of one of the most innovative and exciting new startups in Europe!
  • A young and dynamic start-up environment with job growth opportunities.
  • Exciting challenges to work on and great opportunities to learn, grow and contribute.
  • The opportunity to shape and develop that path of a truly innovative company with the potential to revolutionize how transactions are conducted online.
  • Friendly and multicultural team.
  • Opportunity to join our team in Berlin, Reykjavik, or Remote (US).
  • Competitive salary and benefits as well as equity in a growing company.

HEAD OF MARKETING

We’re looking for an experienced Head of Marketing to develop and establish our end-to-end marketing strategy to put Authenteq into the hands of some of the biggest brands in the world.This is a core role at Authenteq which is a marketing driven high tech company.We want you, if you are someone who excels at technical product marketing and building strategies and tactics to drive awareness, growth, adoption, and evangelism. You’ll shape how we attract clients and end-users to our product, interact with customers, and create resources that help champion the advantage of bringing identity verification and electronic identities to the masses.

Your role

  • You must have at least 3 years B2B SaaS experience at a startup – any additional experience is a plus!
  • Creating our marketing strategy and owning the translation of that strategy into tangible go-to-market plans that will help us achieve our ambitious goals.
  • Develop Authenteq’s positioning, messaging, and branding to effectively tell our story so it resonates with target markets.
  • Building, maintaining, measuring, and optimizing our marketing channel mix.
  • Influencing product strategy and the way we bring products to market, combining research, positioning, and messaging to maximize adoption.
  • Analyze performance metrics of all digital marketing strategies and recommend appropriate action to increase engagement and conversions.
  • Marketing Materials & Content: work to develop content which can be used in various marketing channels and social media
  • Enabling the rest of the GTM team to attract and serve customers and prospects through product education, training enablement, and collateral development.

Do we have your attention? Great! It would also be cool if you:

  • Recognize the role that marketing plays across the customer journey and understand the need to work cross-functionally with product and customer success teams.
  • Know how to credibly market to technical and business audiences, from startups to later-stage businesses and adapting enterprise companies.
  • Prefer to ship, collect feedback, and iterate quickly.
  • Are easy to work with, flexible and generally a nice to person to be around!

What's in for you?

  • A chance to join at the ground floor of one of the most innovative and exciting new startups in Europe!
  • A young and dynamic start-up environment with job growth opportunities.
  • Exciting challenges to work on and great opportunities to learn, grow and contribute.
  • The opportunity to shape and develop that path of a truly innovative company with the potential to revolutionize how transactions are conducted online.
  • Friendly and multicultural team.
  • Opportunity to join our team in Berlin or Reykjavik.
  • Competitive salary and benefits as well as equity in a growing company.

iOS Developer

Authenteq is a well-established startup, looking to change the way you verify yourself online to third parties. Our goal is to remove anonymity where necessary while increasing user-controlled privacy. If you’re excited about creating server applications and using the latest technologies in face recognition and blockchain then look no further! Together, we can make a difference. We believe that nothing can’t be solved when committed individuals bring together their resources and their determination.We are currently looking for an iOS Developer with a track record of developing high-quality mobile apps with a strong agile mindset. If you are self-motivated, self-organized and a team player, join our team!

Your role

  • Minimum 3 years experience.
  • Working as part of our agile developer team towards our joint goal: an innovative architecture using state of the art technologies.
  • Developing and implementing our iOS app, written in Swift and Cocoa.
  • Steering the whole app development process, from first idea to finished product.
  • Experience with frameworks: RxSwift, Alamofire, XCTest, AVFoundation, CoreImage, Security.
  • Comprehensive software architecture knowledge.
  • Strong knowledge of autolayout and how NSLayoutConstraint works.
  • Experience with Git, Cocoapods.
  • Good competence in spoken and written English.

Do we have your attention? Great! It would also be cool if you:

  • Knowledge of Objective C, C, C++.
  • Experience in blockchain technologies, image processing, video processing, cryptography, obfuscation.
  • Experience in building custom frameworks.
  • Experience with TDD, MVVM.
  • Experience with tools: Fastlane, Carthage, Swift Package Manager, Fabric & Crashlytics.

What's in for you?

  • A chance to join at the ground floor of one of the most innovative and exciting new startups in Europe!
  • A young and dynamic start-up environment with job growth opportunities.
  • Exciting challenges to work on and great opportunities to learn, grow and contribute.
  • The opportunity to shape and develop that path of a truly innovative company with the potential to revolutionize how transactions are conducted online.
  • Friendly and multicultural team.
  • Opportunity to join our team in Berlin.
  • Competitive salary and benefits as well as equity in a growing company.

OUR OFFICE

Berlin office is located at Bernauerstr. 49, 10435 Berlin

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