Full Stack Developer Berlin

  • Berlin, Germany

Full Stack Developer Berlin

Job description


We are the destination to uncover the most exciting concerts, exhibitions, cinema, dance and theatre performances every day. 

Through our website and apps, our newsletter and social channels, and our partnerships with leading publications (e.g. Süddeutsche Zeitung), we deliver the best recommendations to our users: from big productions to niche events, across all genres.

With the ASK HELMUT SURPRISE, we let users take a break from endless decisions when it comes to going out. They just pick the day and we choose the show. Letting people discover new places and new artists, at carefully curated events from the day's highlights.

Who is behind ASK HELMUT?

Behind ASK HELMUT is a team of editors, designers, software developers, theatre people, musicians and film buffs. Together with our network of over 800 direct partners and creators, we want nothing more than to inspire as many people as possible to get off their sofa and discover new favourite artists and places out there.

ASK HELMUT is available in Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, Cologne and Leipzig. We are currently growing our team to continue our expansion into new cities and locations.


  • You have a passion for writing clean code, with an appetite for tackling complex architectural challenges
  • You are self-driven and a fast learner, and eager to work with new technologies
  • You are a team player and know how to pick up the slack to ensure consistent team performance
  • You take writing tests for your code for granted
  • You believe in deploying and maintaining the services you build
  • You acknowledge the importance of good design and architecture documentation

Technical Skills

  • Prior professional experience as a software developer, a technical degree is a plus

  • Comprehensive experience with one of these languages: Ruby, Go, Python

  • Solid knowledge of Ruby on Rails and connected technologies is a plus
  • Deep understanding of HTML, JavaScript, and CSS
  • Solid software engineering & design pattern knowledge

Bonus Skills

  • Experience with React or any other modern JavaScript framework
  • Good knowledge of best practices and browser specifics in desktop and mobile
  • Experience with Lucene-based search systems (Elastic Search / SOLR)
  • Hands on experience with RESTful APIs
  • Interest in data science or business intelligence

You'll find yourself right at home with ASK HELMUT, if you want to:

  • Be a part of an ambitious and creative team, that values code as much as they value music, film, theatre, dance and art

  • Be involved in the decision-making process and directly contribute to the success of our evolving product
  • Work and create products with international reach, that encourage and inspire people

  • Bonus: Be on the guest list of the best music concerts, theatre plays and exclusive shows