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Are you ready to take on a new challenge in the rapidly changing AI and automation space?
Automation Hero – a high-growth start-up with offices in San Francisco, Berlin, and remote employees around the globe – helps organizations process documents faster than ever with the most powerful and complete intelligent document processing platform. We grew significantly last year – and we would like you to grow with us.
Get ready for a fast-moving, fluid start-up environment where you get to make an impact from day one. The ideal candidate should be good at working independently towards a common goal and thrive in an environment with plenty of big-picture direction but very little micromanagement.
We are looking for an experienced Senior Software Engineer with experience in building high-performing, scalable, enterprise-grade platforms. You will be part of a talented software team that works on a mission-critical platform. Responsibilities include managing platform development while providing expertise in the full software development lifecycle, from concept and design to testing. A commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and product quality is essential. Intrigued? Join us now on our journey to change the way humans interact with technology.
What we offer
  • An exciting and permanent position in a rapidly growing tech start-up
  • An opportunity in one of the fastest-growing and most innovative markets worldwide
  • Best Location in Europe’s Technology hub No. 1 Berlin-Mitte, with easy access by public transport
  • Flat hierarchy, fast thinking, open communication and great team spirit
  • Talented, multicultural colleagues representing 20+ countries
  • “Never stop learning”-model with our own comprehensive e-learning platform
  • High degree of collaboration and autonomy while working with a group of international peers


  • Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle
  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code
  • Ensure designs are in compliance with specifications
  • Support continuous improvement by investigating alternatives and technologies and presenting these for architectural review



  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject
  • 5+ years of proven working experience in Java development
  • Experience in writing unit and integration tests
  • Strong understanding of design and architectural patterns
  • Experience in designing and implementing scalable applications
  • Experience in monitoring distributed applications deployed in the cloud
  • Understanding of principles of modularization and domain driven design
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process
  • Good verbal and written communication in English


Technology Stack

  • Vaadin, Polymer, React
  • Akka Streams, Akka Clusters
  • Java 14 – 17, Python, Javascript, Typescript
  • Docker, Kubernetes, AWS


Your Mindset

  • Self-motivated; action-oriented
  • Results-driven
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and learn on the fly
  • Lifelong learning attitude and perseverance
  • Strong work ethic, values, integrity and trust
  • Competitive salary & stock options
  • Paid time off (vacation, sick & public holidays), family and parental leave
  • Flexible working hours
  • MacBook
  • Annual learning & development budget for external training to develop your skills
  • Access to our e-learning platform and participate in our various in-house training
Please note: Benefit programs vary by country of residency, are subject to eligibility requirements, and may be modified from time to time. Ask HR for more details about benefits in your region.
About us 
As a start-up making cutting-edge AI technology, we have big aspirations. We’re a team of smart, resourceful people dedicated to empowering each other and our customers by building AI technology that will make a difference in the way people work.
We are the first platform to intelligently automate business processes so information workers can focus on the bottom line. We support information workers by automating their mundane, repetitive tasks and giving them back their time for higher value-add activities. We are making robotic process automation (RPA) smarter and raising the bar for the decade-old RPA by building AI into our platform. We’ve already seen significant interest and traction across multiple industries and only expect this to increase as we grow.
We’re bringing our success in the field of big data analytics and industry experience to this new market. Automation Hero was created by the founding team of Datameer, the award-winning market front-runner in big data business intelligence that is used by companies such as Citibank, Visa, Barclays, Sprint, Deutsche Telekom and Dell (among others). Datameer was built from the ground up, raised more than $100M in VC funding and doubled revenue six years in a row, not to mention secured a place in Gartner’s BI and Analytic Magic Quadrant within the first five years. We love working with and encouraging each other to bring the best product to market. Join us now and help make a direct impact on a game-changing product in a cutting-edge industry.
Posting Statement
Automation Hero is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We pride ourselves on having a diverse workforce and we do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or related condition, or any other basis protected by law. We respect the gender, gender identity and gender expression of our applicants and employees, and we honor requests for preferred pronouns. It is our policy to comply with all applicable national, state and local laws pertaining to nondiscrimination and equal opportunity.
Headhunters and recruitment agencies may not submit resumes/CVs through this website or directly to managers. Automation Hero does not accept unsolicited headhunter and agency resumes. Automation Hero will not pay fees to any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement with Automation Hero.
Automation Hero, Inc. has published a GDPR Privacy Notice for Recruitment regarding the processing of personal data for recruitment purposes for its subsidiaries in the European Union which is accessible under https://automationhero.ai/privacy-policy.





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