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Technical Startup Resident (f/m/d)

Intern / Student, Full-time · Berlin

Short Description
We are looking for a technical startup resident (f/m/d) for a growing and ambitious team in which you can take responsibility from day one. Get to know how our engineering team operates and report directly to the CTO and Head of Engineering of SPREAD. You will be involved from user experience to backend development and beyond.

Your main responsibility will be in building the software quality assurance and testing for our current and future functionalities.  
The ideal candidate for this role brings the will to envision and create things in a completely new way, the confidence to exchange new ideas freely and the will to tackle problems directly. The duration of your residency must be at least 6 months full-time or 20 hours a week if working besides your bachelor’s or master’s program.
Your Mission – #spreadyourmission
  • Develop new technical concepts from architecture to new product functionality in cooperation with the CTO.
  • Research and market analysis of state-of-the art technologies and services
  • Prepare and assist with team meetings and presentations
  • Definition of test strategies in cooperation with the development team for SPREAD solution (e.g. from user interface till backend functionality)
  • Create and establish new structures and processes allowing the company to scale efficiently
  • Creation of test specifications and implementation of test cases
  • Development, improvement and management of functional software testing
  • Analysis of errors in the software and corresponding correction
  • Creation of test protocols and test status reports
  • Analysis of test results, error management and reporting
Your Experience – #spreadyourknowhow
  • Already earned or currently enrolled in a Bachelor's or Master’s program in science, engineering or business
  • Prior internship experience is a plus, but not necessary
  • Basic understanding of programming languages. If you can code this is a plus, but not necessary
  • Excited about challenges and the ability to work independently
  • You are comfortable with multiple tasks and have the ability to achieve goals in a dynamic and high pressure, entrepreneurial environment
  • To-Do mentality with strong communication skills
  • Strong interest in new technologies and deep tech software
  • Quick comprehension and analytical mindset
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Good communication skills and fluent in English
Why us?
  • A vision to change how physical products are developed, manufactured and maintained, helping the whole industry to become more sustainable
  • An exponential learning curve
  • More responsibilities than at any other traditional student/intern position
  • Gain deep insights into deep tech software development, and product-centered industrial processes along the value chain
  • The possibility to work with world-class Software Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, Space Engineers, Physicists, Chemists and Industry experts
  • A very innovative, ambitious and fun team
  • Flexible working hours and the possibility to work remotely from time-to-time
  • Prospect of a permanent position at a fast-growing startup
  • Flat hierarchies and individual career development paths
  • All the tech you need (fully configured MacBook Pro, monitors, gadgets, etc.)
  • Team activities (e.g. gaming night, cooking together, Go-cart, paint ball, etc.)
Daniel Halbig

Greifswalder Straße 208
10405 Berlin
About us
SPREADs Product Intelligence Platform PIA - empowers manufacturing companies to simplify the management and production of complex physical products by providing software that understands mechanical principles.
We aim to create tangible value for engineers throughout the product lifecycle and the virtue to enable more sustainable products.  
We are focussing on creating a unified platform that enables unprecedented transparency and new approaches to human- and/or AI-driven product and process design.

At the moment we have around 20 employees, a young motivated and international team, mostly communicating in English and German. We gained customers like Volkswagen, Daimler AG, Porsche and Mercedes-Benz. The company is headquartered in Berlin.

SPREAD is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to ethnic background, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status or socioeconomic background.

Are you super driven by engineering challenges, but you think you do not meet our requirements to the fullest? Please do not hesitate to apply!
For us, drive, personality and team fit are more important than qualification.

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