Delivery Hero SE

Delivery Hero SE

Berlin, DE

(Senior) Software Engineer (Algorithm) – Logistics Optimisation (f/m/d)

Want to be a Hero? – Join one of the leading global online food ordering and delivery platforms!

We are looking for a (Senior) Software Engineer (Algorithm) – Logistics Optimisation (f/m/d) to join our Logistics – Optimisation team to help us create a fast, reliable and transparent delivery experience. You will be working with our software and infrastructure engineers in optimising the way our production services handle large amounts of data generated in the journey that connects our riders and vendors to millions of customers every day. If you are a creative problem solver who is hungry for a new adventure, an international workplace is waiting for you in the heart of Berlin!

Your mission:

  • Participate in one of the most exciting components of the food delivery business: dispatching algorithm, picking the best driver to deliver orders while maintaining high efficiency with real time data. Other than that simulation and route estimations are some of the topics you’ll work on a daily basis!

  • Small improvement matters at scale! Implement and improve cutting edge algorithms for optimising our dispatching process.

  • Be a key part of the entire development lifecycle from specification to deployment and running the apps in production.

  • Innovate technology, process and product within the whole organization.

  • Work closely with research scientists and ensure effective implementation of designed algorithms.

  • Ensure scalable and quality code is built.

Your heroic skills:

  • Solid background on implementing complex algorithms.

  • 5+ years of experience in developing software with JVM languages (Java, Kotlin).

  • Good understanding of computational complexity.

  • Exposure to the logistics domain and in particular to TSP, VRP algorithms is highly beneficial.

  • You are comfortable with microservices architectures, API-based and event-based communication.

  • You are a pragmatic programmer who understands what is needed to get things done.

  • You get up to speed with new systems and concepts quickly.

  • You believe in cross-functional teams and know that responsibility does not end with deployment.

  • Having experience with DevOps: Kubernetes, AWS, Terraform, Docker… is an advantage.

Why Delivery Hero? 

  • Exchange ideas and meet colleagues from different teams in our active guilds and through our global tech & product community.

  • We offer visa & relocation support globally to our permanent employees.

  • Enjoy our free online yoga classes and a subsidized Urban Sports Club or Gympass membership.

  • Take care of your mental and emotional well-being with our free Headspace subscription and unlimited access to our Employee Assistance Program.

  • Participate in our health campaigns such as seasonal flu vaccines.

  • Benefit from BVG subsidy or join our Bike rental program.

  • Join the global market leader and a publicly listed company with a competitive remuneration package.

  • Develop your skills with your personal educational budget for conferences and external trainings.

  • Access our e-learning platform MyAcademy and participate in our various inhouse trainings, including German learning options.

  • Save responsibly with our attractive corporate pension options.

  • Join company parties, team, cultural and sports events – due to the current situation on a virtual basis.

  • And much more…

Have we caught your attention?? If you are looking for an environment where our company DNA is defined by our values and People Leadership Principles, please send us your CV.

We’re looking forward to your application!


About Delivery Hero SE

About us: Learn more about our diverse stack and what our teams are working on by visiting our Tech & Product blog and our Tech Talk Youtube channel.   Delivery Hero is building the next generation global on-demand delivery platform. We have grown rapidly from inception in 2011 to become one of the leading global online food ordering and delivery platforms and are now innovating and creating new services such as groceries, pharmacies, and other convenience articles in multiple markets. Our awesome international team already operates in 40+ countries worldwide and we are looking for the most talented people to join us on our mission to ‘always deliver an amazing experience. At Delivery Hero, we believe diversity and representation is key to creating not only an exciting product, but also an amazing customer and employee experience. Fostering this starts with hiring -- therefore we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or any other aspect that makes you, you.