Careers in Berlin

 

 

Linux Systems Engineer

 

Zoobe, the world leader in animated avatars for mobile messaging, makes digital communication more personal and emotional with our iOS & Android app, that allows you to create fun, sweet and sexy 3D video messages with your own voice in seconds. As we are introducing an innovative new concept in mobile communication to a young audience and international market, we are looking for a highly motivated Linux Systems Engineer to join our team.

Your tasks
 
  • You will be independently responsible for the day-to-day operations and maintenance of all Linux servers and the standard and custom applications running on them.
  • You can bring your own ideas to the development and optimization of our current IT infrastructure and you will also be responsible for the development of new IT solutions.
  • You will work closely with other IT staff and our software development team.

 

Requirements

  • Degree/Diploma in computer science or similar qualification.
  • Excellent knowledge of Linux server operating systems (Ubuntu or similar) incl. standard Linux server software (webserver, database server, etc.)
  • Experience with:
    • configuration management and unattended installation,
    • software deployment automation,
    • monitoring/maintenance,
    • cloud computing services (AWS) is a plus.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work as part of a team.
  • A working knowledge of English is required as part of our international team.

 

What we offer

  • The chance to work as part of a vibrant international and interdisciplinary team.
  • Lots of personal responsibility and room for your own ideas.
  • Innovative technology combining current research with entertainment.
  • Large, bright offices on the Ku’damm in the city-centre.

If you are interested in working for an innovative and uprising internet company, please send your application with a short CV and availability to start at hahn@zoobe.com.

 

Mobile UI Designer

Zoobe aims to make mobile communication more personal and emotional with our technology that allows you to create short animated 3D messages with your own voice in seconds. As our products are growing internationally, we are looking for a talented UI Designer to create amazing user experiences for web and mobile.

Your tasks

  • Design mobile user interfaces for native and web platforms
  • Provide assets for the developers
  • Create style guides, moodboards & wireframes
  • Coordinate with the UX and development teams

 

Job profile

The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean and artful design, possess superior UI skills and be able to translate high-level requirements into interaction flows and artifacts, and transform them into beautiful, intuitive, and functional user interfaces. The following skills are required:

  • Expert in Adobe Suite
  • Working experience in the mobile and/or gaming industry
  • Basic concepts of mobile usability and UX design
  • Basic HTML5 and CSS
  • Microsoft Office
  • Fluent in English (German a plus)
  • Valid full-time work permit in Germany
  • Knowledge in one of the following fields is a plus:
    • 2D/3D Animation and motion graphics (3D Max, AfterEffects)
    • Usability testing and research
    • Web development
    • Data visualization

 

What we offer

Zoobe is based in a beautiful old Berlin office, overlooking Kurfürstendamm and Zoologischer Garten. Every member of our international team takes responsibility for a range of tasks, and since we are constantly working on new features and improvements it never gets boring :)

  • Dive into the vibrant and fast-growing startup scene in Berlin
  • Lots of personal responsibility and room for your own ideas
  • A couple of fancy gadgets to fuel your work and creativity

If you are interested in working with us, please send your CV, cover letter, availability to start at hahn@zoobe.com with the subject: Mobile UI Designer. Please add a short note regarding your visa and insurance status if necessary.

 

Illustrator (Internship)

 

Zoobe, the world leader in animated avatars for mobile messaging, makes digital communication more personal and emotional with our iOS & Android app, that allows you to create fun, sweet and sexy 3D video messages with your own voice in seconds. As we are introducing an innovative new concept in mobile communication to a young audience and international market, we need help from a talented and enthusiastic creative Illustrator like you!

Your tasks

  • You will be responsible for the creation of background images or videos (illustration and 2D animation) for our characters.
  • You will create graphics of our 3D characters, which will be used as display items inside the Zoobe app.
  • You will bring your own ideas to an optimized presentation of our content/products in the app shop.
  • You will work closely together with other 3D artists and our design team.

 

Requirements

  • Self-motivated with the ability to work as part of a team.
  • Excellent knowledge of Photoshop and After Effects (you should be familiar with all areas of the programs).
  • Excellent knowledge of 2D animation and work experience with 3D character animation.
  • A working knowledge of English is required as part of our international team.
  • Experience in Adobe Illustrator and Autodesk Maya 2014 is desirable.
  • Minimum of 6 months availability.

 

What we offer

  • The chance to work as part of a vibrant international and interdisciplinary of professionals you can learn from.
  • Lots of personal responsibility and room for your own ideas.
  • Large, bright offices on the Ku’damm in the city-center.
  • An attractive compensation & a real opportunity to continue in a full-time position in case things go great.

If you are interested in working for an innovative and uprising Internet company, please send your application including CV, work samples and availabilty to start to hahn@zoobe.com with the subject: Illustrator Internship. Please add a short note regarding your visa and insurance status if necessary.