Senior Python Developer - Marketing Operations

  • Berlin, Germany
  • Marketing
  • Vinted Marketplace

Brief info about Vinted 

Vinted Marketplace is the largest online international C2C marketplace in Europe dedicated to second-hand fashion, with millions of registered members spanning 22 markets in Europe and North America. With a mission to make second-hand the first choice worldwide, Vinted enables people to sell and buy second-hand clothes and lifestyle items from each other, helping give those items a second or even third life.   

Vinted Go launched in 2022,  with a focus on developing products and solutions for more seamless shipping and delivery across Europe. Vinted Go has connected more than 40 carriers and more than 200,000 PUDO points across Europe to support the delivery of millions of parcels per year.  

The Vinted Group, composed of Vinted Marketplace and Vinted Go, is headquartered in Vilnius, with workplaces in Germany, Lithuania, France, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and over 2,000 employees. It is backed by six leading venture capital firms: Accel, Burda Principal Investments, EQT Growth, Insight Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and Sprints Capital. 

Information about the position 

We’re looking for a Senior Python Developer - Marketing Operations to join our automation team. The automation team’s mission is to empower our marketing teams to work smarter, focus on strategic goals, and eliminate time spent on repetitive tasks, including enabling work that humans cannot do. As a Senior Engineer, you will provide technical leadership to the automation team, enabling us to build robust, scalable solutions for marketing. This will support our company's vision of making second-hand the first choice worldwide by growing the Vinted platform and helping us invest our marketing budget efficiently.

In this position, you’ll 

Focus on Building Scalable and Durable Solutions for Marketing and Providing Technical Leadership and Mentorship to the Automation Team.

Building Scalable and Durable Solutions:

  • Continuous improvement of tools that automate creative asset workflows and optimize marketing channels with bid and budget management.
  • Design and implement marketing automation solutions mainly in Python.
  • Develop and manage data pipelines, ETLs (Extract, Transform, Load), and consistent databases.
  • Create and maintain APIs for data querying and integration.
  • Leverage cloud computing platforms (specifically Google Cloud Platform/GCP) to ensure scalable and durable infrastructure.

Providing Technical Leadership and Mentorship:

  • Offer direction and expertise to the engineering team to foster the development of scalable solutions, ensuring adherence to best practices, high code quality, and efficient project management.
  • Mentor peer engineers, helping them grow in their roles and improve their core technical skills.
  • Work closely with data and marketing teams to ensure architectural integrity and guide engineering decisions.
  • Ensure high-quality code and architectural integrity.

About you 

  • Strong background in Python development with a focus on automation solutions for marketing.
  • Experienced in API development and data manipulation using tools like Pandas.
  • Proficient in using Git for version control.
  • Experienced with SQL, relational database design, and BigQuery for database management.
  • Familiar with cloud computing platforms, ideally Google Cloud Platform (GCP).
  • Knowledge of DevOps practices and cloud infrastructure, including containerization (Docker, Kubernetes).
  • Experience with Airflow, DBT, PySpark, and Google Scripts is a plus.
  • Familiar with python/js backend frameworks like Django/FastAPI.
  • Familiarity with Google Ads, Meta, TikTok APIs. Interest in advertising and curiosity about new tools and innovations.
  • Ability to balance practical approaches with high-quality code production based on project needs.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to drive complex projects to completion.
  • Project management experience is a plus, ideally with tools like Jira.

Work perks 

  • The opportunity to benefit from our share options programme
  • 30 days of paid annual leave
  • Newest MacBook models
  • Mental and emotional health support through the Mindletic app
  • Home office support: we provide IT workstation equipment and a personal budget of up to €540 for home workplace furniture
  • A daily lunch allowance
  • Frequent team-building events
  • A personal monthly budget for shopping on Vinted
  • A subsidised gym membership with ClassPass or Urban Sports Card
  • A subsidised pension plan provided by Vinted
  • Hallesche Supplemental health insurance
  • Life and disability insurance provided
  • A subsidised Deutschlandticket
  • The opportunity to spend up to 90 days per year - 21 of which can be spent working outside of the EU - on workation
  • A dog-friendly office

Working at Vinted 

Individual Learning Budget

Vinted will set aside a yearly sum equal to 10-13.2% of your annual salary to be invested in your continuous professional development. You’ll be able to take the initiative to use it for covering relevant learning activities that benefit your role.

Hybrid Work 

We’ve adopted a hybrid workplace model where 2 days in the office are recommended but not enforced. It’s up to you and your team to decide on the exact days you’ll spend working together in person.

Equal Opportunity

The Vinted Group is committed to building an inclusive workplace where people from all walks of life feel a sense of belonging. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds, identities and life experiences. At Vinted, all applicants are treated fairly without regard to their race, age, religion or belief, sex, national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, or any other protected characteristic.