Senior Software Engineer - Python (d/f/m)

Brand Marketing and Customer Experience - full-time - Munich

Are you excited about creating and delivering big amounts of content to users in our 15 markets to make them happy? Do you also have a passion for solving challenging technical problems and burning your brain cells to develop and optimize data intensive and scalable distributed systems with state-of-the-art technologies? If so, read on!

Your Future Team

  • Is responsible for creating and delivering different sorts of content to millions of users

  • Has a big crush on Python, high-quality code, efficiency optimization using the proper data structures and algorithms and scalable architectures

  • Applies Agile Development to their daily work

  • Favors teamwork whilst maintaining everyone’s own autonomy

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Own microservices from A to Z and contribute to our scalable architectures

  • Develop mainly backend applications with the best industrial practices

  • Enjoy collaborative work with engineers in your own team and from other teams

  • Help us promote our engineering culture, from challenging others to knowledge sharing

What you bring along

  • 4+ years experience in designing and building scalable distributed systems using Python.

  • Strong experience with both relational databases (preferably PostgreSQL) and NoSQL.

  • Dockerization and AWS components are not new to you. 

  • Strong passion for detecting, solving and preventing weak points in the systems.

  • Demonstrated capacity to concisely communicate about complex technical problems with your colleagues.

  • Proficient English skills as it is our business language.

  • Bonus point if you know how event-driven microservices architecture works!

  • Experience in processing millions of data records on a daily basis is a great plus.

Why join Stylight?

  • Shape the way Stylight grows! With 160 m yearly shoppers in 16 countries and > 1,500 shops we are the world’s leading online search platform for Fashion, Beauty, and Design.

  • Worldwide Vibes! Our team is made up of individuals from over 25 countries, who speak 41 languages, and represent many different backgrounds. You will be inspired by talented colleagues from around the world. 

  • Curiosity is our compass! We support and encourage you in achieving your goals by providing you with an annual personal development budget of 2,000 Euro and 3 personal development days, that you may use for external training. All while you obtain regular feedback sessions with your peers and manager. 

  • Always one step ahead! Bi-monthly Innovation Days foster knowledge sharing throughout the whole company. 

  • Hybrid Working Model: Balance is the key to our success! We give you the ability and flexibility to manage your own work and personal life, through a mix of office, remote and semi-remote opportunities. 

  • Vacation counts! Whether you plan a family vacation or visit your friends back home - 27 days of paid vacation + Christmas and New Year’s day are all yours. And let’s not forget the yearly extra day you get for the first 3 years of company affiliation.

  • You are not alone! You will be assigned a buddy who will help you navigate through your first weeks of onboarding.

  • Prost, Cheers, Salute! We celebrate our success in every language!

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Up for the challenge?

If you want to work in a dynamic, open-minded and passionate environment, then don’t hesitate and apply today via We are looking forward to reading your CV in English or German. Your contact: Theresia Bähr.