For our office in Berlin we are looking for:

Principal Engineer (m/f/d)


  • As Principal Engineer (m/f/x) you take on responsibility for overarching strategy topics in our tech department and enable our engineering teams to focus on their work
  • You shape and drive the vision as well as strategy for our architecture, define and prioritize overall goals, while always taking various requirements and needs of our engineering teams into account
  • You identify technical challenges that are key to the project's success and take architectural decisions to continuously improving our organizational capabilities
  • You work hands-on in projects that will solve current challenges and foster the teams to grow by supporting them with best practices (e.g. test-driven development)
  • You are part of our IT management team and contribute significantly to the continued success of Aroundhome


  • You have a university degree or equivalent practical experience working as a Senior Software Engineer, Engineering Manager, Software Architect or similar in mid-sized companies
  • You are familiar with maintaining cloud-based microservice systems, have a deep understanding of cloud technologies (e.g. AWS, Kubernetes) and possess exhaustive engineering skills (ideally in Ruby)
  • You perform especially well in environments with high degrees of freedom, can deal with uncertainty and love to build structure
  • You have strong analytical as well as problem solving skills, work in a goal oriented manner and always see the big picture
  • You like to take decisions in an agile development context, are an excellent communicator who is capable to communicate his procedures as well as results to others in an understandable way and are an absolute team player

What we offer

  • Innovation: A challenging and diversified position in an international team, with the latest technologies to implement your own ideas and projects
  • Variety: A wide-ranging field of activity in a dynamic, fast growing digital company and the opportunity to grow with your role
  • Challenge: Working at Aroundhome means taking responsibility from day one combined with enough leeway and short decision paths
  • Development: We offer you weekly Tech-meetups as well as great workshops to seek new input and specific training for your personal development
  • Peers: An international team of specialists who are ready to bring you on board with their enthusiasm and teamspirit and show you our new brand new office at Potsdamer Platz
That's exactly what you were looking for?
Then send us your application documents via our job portal or by e-mail to
Aroundhome is the largest provider of products and services for the home in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, and soon throughout Europe. Our 500 employees work every day to make our service even better for our specialist companies and customers. So that their house becomes a home. 

No matter where our customers live. No matter what has to be done: Whether it be the terrace for the next family celebration, the garage for the new car or a front door for the perfect feeling of coming home. Today, Aroundhome already helps millions of people to make the right decisions about their homes. Not anonymous and not just digital. We take our time and are personally there for our customers. 

Together with you, we want to develop Aroundhome into a platform around the house and look forward to welcoming you to our office at Potsdamer Platz.
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Although we refer to one gender in the text, all genders may be implied.
Career level:
Job title:
Principal Engineer (m/f/d)
Chiara Schneider