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Berlin

Industry

Computer Software

Foundation Date

2012

Wire

Berlin

Story

Wire is a European technology company developing a secure and privacy-focused communication platform. It combines various ways to communicate and collaborate and having fun doing it, such as high quality calls, video calls, file sharing, screen sharing, as well as fun features like sketch, GIFs and much more. 

Wire was founded by Alan Duric, Priidu Zilmer and Jonathan Christensen in 2012. The Swiss company has a development center in Berlin, Germany. The team comes from a wide range of backgrounds, united by shared passion for communication, design and technology.

Why Join Wire

Vision

Protect the digital privacy of people and organizations.

Created by some of the key players behind Skype, Wire seeks to harness the demand for an independent, modern messaging platform, and serve as the future of digital communications.

Our Mission

At Wire’s core is a desire to provide a digital shield for users’ communications by keeping the platform tracking and ad free, and by not selling any data to third-parties. Wire has deployed end-to-end encryption across all features and open sourced the code base to further defend its users and increase transparency.

Our values

Humble and friendly.

Curious and passionate.

Witty and polite.

Energetic and fresh.

Stylish and understated.

Benefits

Highly experienced team
Highly experienced team
20+ nationalities
20+ nationalities
Functional programming languages
Functional programming languages
Career growth opportunities
Career growth opportunities
Tech talks, events and conferences
Tech talks, events and conferences
Centrally located and beautiful office
Centrally located and beautiful office
Rooftop terrace
Rooftop terrace
Secure place for bikes
Secure place for bikes
German classes
German classes
Yoga classes
Yoga classes
Daily breakfast
Daily breakfast
Lunches 2x/week
Lunches 2x/week
Best coffee, beverages, snacks & fruits
Best coffee, beverages, snacks & fruits
Company phone
Company phone
Table tennis and foosball
Table tennis and foosball

Meet the Team

Job Opportunities



Vacancy opened 26-06-2018
Location: Berlin

Job purpose :
Job Description

We are looking for a motivated, design-driven Senior Web Developer who can implement a scalable and flexible frontend architecture using React. In this position, you will be working in our web development team, collaborating closely with UX/UI designers and product management.


About us

Wire is a European start-up building a modern, secure and open source privacy-focused communications experience. We are a Swiss company with a development center in Berlin, Germany and a sales office in San Francisco, USA. Our people come from a wide range of backgrounds, united by shared passion for communication, design and technology. wire.com


Benefits

When you join:

Work with experts, multicultural team from 20 nationalities, competitive salary, relocation support, career growth opportunities, beautiful office with a rooftop terrace in the heart of Berlin.


Day-to-day:

Functional programming languages, adjustable standing desks, high quality chairs, regular tech talks, developer meetups in the office, bike storage, table tennis, foosball, yoga, breakfasts and lunches.


Responsibilities

  • Implementing functionality according to design specifications
  • Constructing smooth & pleasant user interfaces
  • Creating reusable React components
  • Migrating existing frontend code to new technologies (React, Redux)
  • Maintain a living style guide
  • Requirements

  • In-depth knowledge of React & Redux
  • A keen eye for great design
  • Master knowledge of CSS-based Layouts (Flexbox, Grids & Floats)
  • Enjoy collaborative environments and pair programming
  • Handling Responsive Web Design (Media Queries, Flexible Images, SVGs, ...)
  • Practical use of a CSS style guide (BEM, OOCSS or SMACSS)
  • Interest in the latest frontend technologies, e.g. Web Components
  • Experience with build tools (Webpack, Gulp, npm scripts)
  • Education

    Bachelor’s degree is required; technical degree preferred

    Vacancy opened 26-06-2018
    Location: Berlin

    Job purpose :
    Job Description

    The Business Intelligence Analyst will be responsible for driving the business intelligence analytics and reporting strategy, fostering a data-driven culture and enabling the organization to make informed decisions. This role will work directly with Product Management, Engineering, Finance, and other teams to further develop and deliver valuable BI insights. The role will coordinate best practice activities across different functions while identifying key metrics for measuring impact and accountability of key initiatives.


    About us

    Wire is a European start-up building a modern, secure and open source privacy-focused communications experience. We are a Swiss company with a development center in Berlin, Germany and a sales office in San Francisco, USA. Our people come from a wide range of backgrounds, united by shared passion for communication, design and technology. wire.com


    Benefits

    When you join:

    Work with experts, multicultural team from 20 nationalities, competitive salary, relocation support, career growth opportunities, a beautiful office with a rooftop terrace in the heart of Berlin.


    Day-to-day:

    Functional programming languages, adjustable standing desks, high quality chairs, regular tech talks, developer meetups in the office, bike storage, table tennis, foosball, yoga, breakfasts and lunches.


    Responsibilities

  • Build reports, dashboards, models and tools to analyze and present operations related data that is associated with customer pipeline, product usage and business productivity
  • Develop Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing and reporting solutions to address growing business reporting, analytics and data requirements
  • Support engagement activities to analyze business environments, gather business requirements and create data visualizations in support of work product
  • Monitor trends, provide accurate, insightful analysis, and deliver reports on quality performance metrics on a periodic basis (i.e. daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly updates, etc.), as well as those requested on an ad-hoc basis
  • Interact with multiple teams to gather reporting and visualization requirements to create reports/dashboards for different teams, regions and process areas
  • Requirements

  • 2+ years reporting and analytics experience
  • Experience analyzing data and creating reports with database query (e.g. SQL), statistical and quantitative modeling
  • Coding experience in Java and/or Python
  • Track record of partnering with business and engineering to deliver data-driven insights and translating those into process improvement recommendations
  • Deep understanding of metrics and KPIs and how to use them to guide a business
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills, combined with strong business judgement and an ability to present analyses in a clear and compelling manner
  • Attention to detail
  • Education

    Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent practical experience

    Vacancy opened 11-07-2018
    Location: Berlin

    Job purpose :
    Job description 

    Our team’s role is to develop our backend services, ranging from authentication and authorization services to storage services, as well as to to build and maintain our infrastructure, ensuring that it runs 24/7. Our infrastructure is set up in the cloud: automated builds, continuous deployments and integration tests for our services are all part of our development pipeline. As a member of our team, you will be an integral part of this whole process!


    About us

    Wire is a European start-up building a modern, secure and open source privacy-focused communications experience. We are a Swiss company with a development center in Berlin, Germany and a sales office in San Francisco, USA. Our people come from a wide range of backgrounds, united by shared passion for communication, design and technology. wire.com


    Benefits

    When you join:

    Work with experts, multicultural team from 20 nationalities, competitive salary, relocation support, career growth opportunities, beautiful office with a rooftop terrace in the heart of Berlin.


    Day-to-day:

    Functional programming languages, adjustable standing desks, high quality chairs, regular tech talks, developer meetups in the office, bike storage, table tennis, foosball, yoga, breakfasts and lunches.


    Responsibilities

  • Deploy and run our services in the cloud (currently we use AWS)
  • Automate our infrastructure deployment and management (using ansible or other), together with other in-house developed tools; we are migrating to Kubernetes though so experience there is highly valued!
  • Manage our own Cassandra/ElasticSearch clusters
  • Ensure services are up and running 24/7
  • Work on Open Source code; you can see a lot of our server code at github.com/wireapp/wire-server
  • Requirements

  • Excited about designing, building, and running distributed and scalable systems
  • Experience with AWS (or other cloud providers)
  • Deployments on bare-metal a huge plus!
  • Experience in automating builds and deployments
  • Unix/Linux environments, including the ability to analyze and troubleshoot potential networking issues
  • Containerization technologies
  • We highly value:

  • Interest in statically-typed functional languages
  • Passion for clean code and elegant solutions (continuously improving current ones)
  • Further, technologies we are working with and, therefore, experience there will be highly valued:

  • Kubernetes, Terraform, Ansible
  • Cassandra, ElasticSearch, Redis
  • Prometheus, Kibana, Grafana
  • Haskell, Rust
  • Docker, systemd, rkt
  • Education

    BS in Computer Science or equivalent industry experience




    Vacancy opened 26-06-2018
    Location: Berlin

    Job purpose :
    Job Description

    We are looking for a motivated working student (20h/week) or intern (40h/week) to join our Scala on Android engineering team for at least 6 months.


    About us

    Wire is a European start-up building a modern, secure and open source privacy-focused communications experience. We are a Swiss company with a development center in Berlin, Germany. Our people come from a wide range of backgrounds, united by shared passion for communication, design and technology. wire.com 


    Benefits

    When you join:

    Work with experts, multicultural team from 20 nationalities, career growth opportunities, beautiful office with a rooftop terrace in the heart of Berlin.


    Day-to-day:

    Functional programming languages, adjustable standing desks, high quality chairs, regular tech talks, developer meetups in the office, bike storage, table tennis, foosball, yoga, breakfasts and lunches.


    Responsibilities

  • Develop new features for the Wire Android client in Scala
  • Assist in the maintenance of the Wire Android client, improving code quality and readability, and fixing bugs
  • Migrate legacy Java code into Scala
  • Develop responsive Android views and layouts in cooperation with our design team.
  • Write safe, defensive and tested code that interfaces with our RESTful backend API
  • Work in an agile development process with short release cycles
  • Improve your software development skills and learn together with the team
  • Requirements

  • Knowledge of Java and the JVM
  • Knowledge of Scala or another functional programming language is desired, and is preferable to knowledge of the Android ecosystem
  • Knowledge of the Android SDKs and programming on Android or other mobile environments is desired
  • Ability to independently search for solutions to complex problems, to critically evaluate technical choices, and to communicate ideas effectively with other team members
  • Enthusiasm for learning and strong work ethic
  • Working proficiency in English
  • Education

    Current student or graduate in Computer Science studies or equivalent.

    Software Developer, Backend

    Vacancy opened 08-05-2018
    Location: Berlin

    Job purpose :
    Job description

    Our team’s role is to develop our backend services, ranging from authentication and authorization services to storage services, as well as to to build and maintain our infrastructure, ensuring that it runs 24/7. Our infrastructure is set up in the cloud: automated builds and tests for our services are continuously deployed as part of our development pipeline. As a member of our team, you will be an integral part of this whole process! 


    About us

    Wire is a European start-up building a modern, secure and open source privacy-focused communications experience. We are a Swiss company with a development center in Berlin, Germany and a sales office in San Francisco, USA. Our people come from a wide range of backgrounds, united by shared passion for communication, design and technology. wire.com


    Benefits

    When you join:

    Work with experts, multicultural team from 20 nationalities, competitive salary, relocation support, career growth opportunities, beautiful office with a rooftop terrace in the heart of Berlin.


    Day-to-day:

    Functional programming languages, adjustable standing desks, high quality chairs, regular tech talks, developer meetups in the office, bike storage, table tennis, foosball, yoga, breakfasts and lunches.


    Responsibilities

  • You will work on Open Source code; you can see a lot of our code at
  • Coding in Haskell; Rust is now also gaining some popularity
  • Deployment, monitoring, and automated testing of services
  • Requirements

  • Excited about designing, building, and running distributed and scalable systems
  • Interest in statically-typed functional languages is a big plus
  • Passion for clean code and elegant solutions (continuously improving current ones)
  • We highly value experience with:

  • AWS (or other cloud providers)
  • Automating builds and deployments
  • Unix/Linux environments, including the ability to analyze and troubleshoot potential networking issues
  • Containerization technologies
  • Education

    BS in Computer Science or equivalent industry experience

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