Python and PHP Developer

  • CrossLend
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Jul 16, 2017
Full time Developer

Job Description

About CrossLend: 

CrossLend is a cutting-edge Fintech company: We are reshaping the European lending economy by connecting the loan origination of banks to institutional money. CrossLend purchases single loan receivables in different asset classes from banks, securitizes them one-by-one and places the resulting bonds to institutional investors. This way, CrossLend offers a flexible and efficient balance sheet relief mechanism for capital constraint banks and helps to actively manage the banks' loan books. Banks can increase their operational efficiency and reduce their costs of capital and customer acquisition costs with CrossLend.

CrossLend’s vision is to establish the first European Debt Exchange. CrossLend is backed by a reputable array of equity investors from Europe and the U.S. such as Lakestar, CME Ventures and the Luxembourg Future Fund with a wide range of experience and extensive networks.

Job Description

  • You will retrieve data from any source (mostly APIs), wrangle it and integrate it into our system.
  • You will be responsible for the integration of our system with our PHP REST API and other services.
  • You will prioritize your own work and find pragmatic solutions to our integration problems.


  • You have previous professional experience in Python and PHP (ideally Symfony2).
  • You have experience with relational databases and SQL.
  • You know how to work independently and when and how to say no to stakeholders.
  • You bulletproof your code against errors and strive to make it beautiful and simple.
  • You are motivated to work with machine learning specialists and not scared of working with code that performs interpolations and statistic calculations in the future.
  • You know how to take your code to production.
  • You are fluent in English and willing to learn (some) financial language.


  • Work in a team with more than 40 people driven by passion from all over the world
  • Have a direct impact within our organisation each day
  • Encouragement of personal and professional development inside the company
  • Regular update meetings on the company’s achievements & challenges
  • Passionate kicker matches with our team
  • The panoramic view over Tiergarten
  • Fresh fruit every day, soft drinks and coffee at your disposal at all times
  • Friday Drinks every week and a big get together with food and beer each month

Would you like to be part of our team? We are looking forward to receiving your application! Should you have any questions about this position, please do not hesitate to get in touch.