Posted on September 17th, 2014

How Netflix Can Change Video on Demand in Germany

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Working in Video Discovery for three years, our team at Berlin-based startup Tweek has heard the name Netflix being tossed around with curious excitement and a great deal of hope for Germany’s movie and TV series enthusiasts many times before. After weighing the pros and cons, we add to those who believe that the streaming giant could bring the change everyone is waiting for…

Posted on September 12th, 2014

IBC 2014: Video Discovery Startup Tweek Reveals Latest Personalization Technology

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Berlin’s Video Discovery startup Tweek announces focus on cloud-based API solution for video distributors, cable network operators and hardware manufacturers. At IBC, Tweek reveals first integration with international set-top-box partner and three more partnerships built on its technology integration with Rovi Inc. from CES 2014

Posted on September 12th, 2014

IBC 2014: Berlin Startup Tweek Introduces Veygo to Enhanced Video Discovery

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Berlin’s Metadata & Technology startup Tweek announces collaboration with B2B Digital Experience Intelligence Platform Veygo. Their up-to-date approach to enhancing Video Content Catalogues will be showcased for the first time at IBC 2014

Posted on September 4th, 2014

Senior Lead Developer / Technical Lead

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We are looking for an experienced and communicative backend engineer with the ambition to take the next step and become the Technical Team Lead of a startup in the merging space of social media and video discovery. Sounds interesting?

Role

  • Lead the architecture and the development of our Ruby based platform
  • Develop innovative solutions based on product requirements and business challenges
  • Lead and manage the engineering process according to business requirements
  • Elaborate and decide on architectural challenges and operational issues
  • Translate requirements into actionable tasks
  • Help to grow our technology capabilities and support recruiting of top talent

Who we are looking for:

  • You have been developing in Ruby/Rails for 3+ years - but are generally not married to any language for philosophical reasons
  • You have great communication skills paired with the ability to lead teams
  • You have strong technical skills including a deep understanding of data structures and state of the art APIs
  • You design and build beautiful systems that are simple and scale
  • You are more pragmatic than idealistic when it comes to software development
  • You know how to compromise and strike the right balance between a perfect solution and delivery on time
  • You have an EU work permit

A Plus

  • Previous startup and team lead/lead architect experience
  • Experience with recommendation systems, named entity recognition solutions or front-end development
  • Active contributor to open source software or active member of the development community

You got it all?

Great! Kick off the conversation by sending us your CV and examples of your work. Send your Email to jobs@tweek.tv.

Posted on September 4th, 2014

Ruby Backend Engineer (f/m)

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We are looking for a passionate and experienced Ruby backend engineer to strengthen our small and agile development team. We are reinventing the way people discover video content using social and contextual data from all sorts of sources. We mostly work for media companies, hard manufacturers and operators. Besides Ruby we frequently make use of MongoDB, E2C, Chef, Sinatra, Jasmine, Sidekiq and Redis. Sounds interesting?

Role

  • Develop new key features for our Ruby based platform
  • Translate product requirements into actionable tasks
  • Research, design and implement solutions for making sense out of large amounts of data
  • Be a nice person

Who we are looking for:

  • You have a couple of years of experiences with Ruby/Rails
  • You build systems that are simple and scale (in other words beautiful)
  • You are excited about test-driven development
  • You are more pragmatic than idealistic when it comes to software development
  • You have an EU work permit

A Plus

  • Previous startup experience
  • Experience with recommendation systems, named entity recognition solutions or front-end development
  • Active contributor to open source software or active member of the development community

You got it all?

Great! Kick off the conversation by sending us your CV and examples of your work. Send your Email to jobs@tweek.tv.

Posted on September 1st, 2014

Tweek-Gründer Marcel Düe: “In den nächsten zehn Jahren wird es kein ‘Spotify für Fernsehen’ geben”

Das Video-Discovery-Startup Tweek hat seinen Fokus von Endanwendern zu Medien-, Hardware- und Kabelanbietern verlagert. Diese versorgt es mit der Technologie, um Zuschauer mit für sie relevanten Inhalten zu beliefern. Die Fragmentierung des Markets kommt den Berlinern entgegen.

Tweek-Gründer Marcel Düe hat mit Netzwertig über aktuelle Unternehmenspläne und die Zukunft der Video Discovery gesprochen.

Hier geht’s zum vollständigen Artikel.

Posted on July 23rd, 2014

TEAM TRIP: TWEEK ON THE LOOSE

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Once in a while, you just have to get out of the city for a healthy portion of nature, deliberating boat trips and some quality time with your amazing team mates…

Posted on June 17th, 2014

CTVS 2014: On the future of television

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Team Tweek traveled to London to attend the Connected TV Summit 2014. Read here, what we took home on the future of television.

Posted on May 8th, 2014

INTRODUCING: ERIK

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Who: Erik (Product Owner, API)
From: Berlin, Germany

"Combining software development with creative media such as mobile apps is fascinating and a great pleasure for me to work with!"

With Erik, Tweek adds another Berlin native with lots of drive and inspiring ideas to their team. Everyone, meet our new product owner!

Posted on May 6th, 2014

INTRODUCING: CLAUDIA

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Who: Claudia Lindner (Sales & Business Development Manager)
From: Berlin, Germany
@claudlindner

"It’s not only about consuming any content but content that actually matters to you!"

Tweek’s sales team just grew by an unbeatable new member with a lot of passion and essential business know-how. Here’s all you need to know about Claudia!