Web Developer

In February 2009 German media organisation „der Freitag“ launched „der Freitag - das Meinungsmedium“ the first fully integrated media brand. With a staff of over 30 working in the newsroom, the online-community and in marketing and distribution, publisher Jakob Augstein delivers quality journalism – at the newsagent's on thursdays, online each day of the week. Short decision-making processes as well as a creative and innovative work environment place „der Freitag“ on the cutting edge of the media industry.

We seek to employ at the earliest date possible, a Plone Web Developer (male/female), working full time.


  • the succcessful candidate will work with others on the development of „der Freitag“'s internet platform, which is be based on Plone

  • the succcessful candidate will provide support with building and maintaining the web-server-infrastructure


  • experience in web development using Plone and working with the ZCA
  • experience with what will be Plone 5 (so Dexterity no Archetypes, browserviews no skin layers and/or cpy, current best practices...)
  • experience with TDD (Testing driven development)
  • experience with Diazo
  • experience with Linux server administration (Ubuntu)
  • experience with git and git workflows (branch based development)
  • ideally experience with Scrum and agile methodologies
  • ideally a degree in computer science or similar and some work experience
  • ideally experience in working with NGINX, Varnish and HAProxy
  • knowledge of JavaScript and jQuery would be beneficial
  • knowledge of CSS3 would be beneficial
  • knowledge of server monitoring, security and virtualization would be beneficial
  • structured way of working, strong motivation and commitment
  • have a sense of responsibility and produce clean code
  • good communication and team working skills
  • German language skills would be a plus, otherwise proficiency in spoken and written English will suffice

We offer:

  • a very varied, responsible and exciting job at a media brand in the heart of Berlin

  • the chance to work independently with flat hierarchies and simple and quick decision-making processes in a small, homogenous team

  • an open, team-oriented and collegial work environment

To Apply:

Please submit your application, including your resumé, desired salary and possible joining date to:

Der Freitag Mediengesellschaft mbH & Co KG
Dr. Christiane Düts
Hegelplatz 1
10117 Berlin


Applications via e-mail are also welcome.