Working Student: Product Maintenance Engineer (Android/Web/iOS) m/f/d

Intern / Student, Part-time · Remote

About the Job
Join IMG.LY as a Working Student: Product Maintenance Engineer (Android/Web/iOS). In this role, you will ensure the ongoing success and reliability of our renowned PE.SDK and VE.SDK products. You will have the opportunity to work on leading software development kits, ensuring their optimal performance and reliability for users globally.
Your Role
  1. Product Maintenance: Focus on the ongoing maintenance of our existing PE.SDK and VE.SDK products, identifying and resolving bugs to enhance user experience.
  2. Cross-Platform Collaboration: Apply your skills across Android, Web, and iOS platforms to maintain our native SDKs and Wrappers.
  3. Quality Assurance: Employ systematic testing strategies to efficiently identify and resolve bugs.
  4. Team Collaboration: Work closely with our support staff, contribute to the solution design process, and provide indirect customer support through team interactions.
  5. Deep Dive: Engage in a thorough exploration of an existing and legendary product, offering fascinating insights and learning opportunities.
  6. Industry Awareness: Keep abreast of the latest developments, guidelines, and changes in the iOS and Android ecosystems that may impact our products.
  7. Problem Solving: Decipher core issues and reproduce customer-reported bugs, working closely with the support team for indirect consultations with customers.
Your profile
  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Master’s program related to computer science, software engineering, or a related field.
  • Demonstrated experience in at least two of the following areas: Android development, Web development, iOS development. Additional knowledge of Flutter, React, and ReactNative is a plus.
  • Strong analytical skills with a keen attention to detail, especially in identifying and solving bugs.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a collaborative team.
  • Fluent in English, with excellent communication skills.
  • A commitment to learning and personal growth in the field of software development.
  • Proximity to Bochum, Gelsenkirchen, or Essen is desired, though remote work flexibility is offered.
  • Professional Growth: Benefit from peer reviews and consultations with a handpicked team of experts, offering invaluable learning opportunities.
  • Mentorship: Receive one-on-one mentoring designed to boost your career and facilitate a smooth transition into the professional world.
  • Flexible Working Hours: Enjoy flexible working hours tailored to fit your academic schedule.
  • Remote Work Culture: Take advantage of our robust remote work culture, allowing you to work from anywhere.
  • Dynamic and Inclusive Team Culture: Become part of an exciting, unique, and caring team environment where your contributions are valued and celebrated.
  • Competitive Compensation: Earn a competitive wage that recognizes your contribution and skill level.
Let’s talk business

We’re interested in your recent projects or experiences that highlight your ability to tackle this role. Showcase your contributions and learnings. Links to GitHub or similar platforms are welcome, but we’re open to any form of contribution that demonstrates your skills and passion for software development.

How the hiring process works:
The hiring process begins with a 30-minute discussion focused on cultural fit and introducing IMG.LY as an organisation, conducted by our People Experience Manager. Following this, you may receive a "take-home" coding assignment, estimated to require about three hours to complete. Should your submission meet our standards, the next step involves a code review and technical discussion with potential future colleagues. This is followed by meetings with both your prospective Team Lead and our CEO. After these steps, we will proceed to the decision-making phase.
What you get out of it
  • Vacation Time: Enjoy at least 25 days of vacation.
  • Equipment: Whether you prefer a MacBook or any other tools, we provide the gear to create your ideal workspace.
  • Professional Development: We actively encourage and support your participation in conferences and Meet-Ups, whether you're sharing your insights or learning from others.

About us
IMG.LY is a dynamic and product led company with a distributed team delivering the market-leading solution for photo, video, and creative editing across industries. Our fully-customizable SDKs powers over millions of video and photo creations every month, as well as thousands of apps. Whether it's powering Marketing Tech, enhancing Print-on-Demand Services, elevating Social Media Apps, or supporting Creative Agencies, IMG.LY is the go-to choice. For renowned brands like Amazon, Brother, HP, and Hootsuite for their user's creative editing needs. Our close-knit team of over 50 individuals is composed of tech-savvy, creative, and open-minded professionals who prioritize transparency and open communication.

Join our creative invasion
Just shoot us a message. Don't worry about not matching all the bullet points. Let's be honest, no one does. Send us a piece of code like a link to your GitHub repository or a personal project app that you are quite proud of. Links to GitHub and a CV and a cover letter would also be cute as a button. 
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