Software Development Engineer (Python) at Zapp
Berlin, DE

We are Zapp, a hyper-growth venture that delivers > 1000 essential items to customers in minutes. Founded in late 2020, we’ve just launched in London, with exciting plans to go international in the coming months. We've got a world class team with bucketloads of expertise on our side - our founders and fellow Zappers scaled companies such as Amazon, Jumia & Rocket Internet, and we are backed by the world’s leading VCs and entrepreneurs. We want to see what you've got to offer: if you are driven, energetic, and thrive in a fast-paced environment - apply now!



  • Design and build API's with Python for mobile and web
  • Working independently on challenging projects with a high degree of personal responsibility
  • Unit-test code for robustness, including edge cases, usability, and general reliability
  • Work in a team environment with shared code, code reviews and latest technologies on new greenfield projects too


  • Years of experience working on production web applications
  • Working with online shop software is a plus point
  • You have implemented larger projects using Python and Django or Flask
  • You have basic knowledge of DevOps (e.g.
    Jenkins and Docker)
  • Firm grasp on industry best practices for server applications
  • Fanatical about security and data integrity
  • Very good written & spoken English skills, speaking German is a plus but not a necessity
  • Degree in computer science or development experience is a plus point


  • Competitive salary & equity package
  • Enjoy 28 days holiday per year (plus all bank holidays)
  • Spend your monthly wellbeing allowance on things that really matter to you ⁠— via our Juno benefits programme. This can be anything from veggie boxes, to indoor plants, tax advice and much more
  • Private health insurance
  • Extended sick pay and maternity / paternity leave pay
  • We will contribute 3% to your pension
  • Make use of our home office allowance for office supplies
  • Benefit from our monthly Zapp order allowance
  • Be part of a fast-growing company and a super motivated team