Work at Bownty

Help create an awesome online
to offline curation service

Why work with us?

Dynamic & Casual

We’re a young company with young people and a young mindset. That makes us able to create everything we can dream of. Ambitions are sky high while achievable. Expect jokes and a fun atmosphere while we move incredibly fast to reach our goals!

Meritocracy

We’re a flat and small organization where performance counts double and meanings are useless unless backed by argument. Data drives great decisions. We praise the extraordinary and search for wins in all we do!

Benefits

We’re a team of the best minds in our respective fields. We pay accordingly to attract talent. We work with the best tools and try to make progress easy by having excellent surroundings and a parade of benefits!

iOS Developer

Bownty helps consumers get the most out of their city by collecting and curating the best discounted experiences from hundreds of partner sites. We are like Momondo, but for cool things to do. You will be part of an ambitious startup that is climbing to new heights every day.

Bownty is looking for iOS developers to help fulfil our vision for the best experience platform in the world.

You will be part of an international team that is run with strong culture inspiration from Spotify and Netflix.

We strongly believe in the philosophy "You build it, you run it".

A week at the office could include the following tasks

  • Research & development of new technologies that could benefit Bownty.
  • Talk to your friendly PHP backend team on how to do the most efficient API calls possible.
  • Instrument the iOS application so we can measure user engagements.
  • Refactoring that dirty hack you made last week - and adding tests to it.
  • Rubberducking together with your colleagues.
  • Optimization and maintenance of the application.
  • Talking to business stakeholders to ensure their new feature request is going to work optimally once in production.
  • Submitting a patch to one of the many Open Source projects we (may) use on GitHub.
  • Cracking out awesome code uninterrupted when needed, with your headphones on
  • Participating in daily stand-up meetings when it makes sense.
  • Speak a lot of English, the current team members are from Denmark, Italy, Venezuela, Netherlands, Spain and many other countries - so everything is done in English.
  • Having a laugh at a Friday bar.

What we can offer

  • Ambitious, international venture backed startup environment in Copenhagen.
  • A strong influence on our mobile strategy going forward.
  • High degree of freedom in designing your own workday.
  • A meritocracy where performance trumps everything else.
  • Changing the way people find and consume experiences.
  • Cool surroundings and working with great people in central Copenhagen.
  • A great salary and perks.
  • A company with a strong technical foundation.
  • Family & spare time, because we don't work crazy hours.
  • Relocation & work permit help if needed.

Requirements

  • 2+ years of professional experience with mobile development for iOS.
  • Strong confidence in writing Objective-C.
  • Experience working with popular 3rd party frameworks for iOS.
  • Good understanding of REST API concepts.
  • Experience with version control (Git).
  • Extensive knowledge towards XCode or other equivalent IDE.
  • Knowledge of best practices for design, performance, background jobs, persistence...
  • Able to quickly analyse errors and derive causality.
  • Ambitious and driven - and feel at home in a young organization.
  • Fluent English in speaking, reading and writing - Danish is a minority language at the office.

Bonus points

  • Experience with Swift.
  • Experience with Cocoapods dependency management.
  • Experience with continuous integration and automated unit, UI testing and beta deployment.
  • Experience with social media APIs (Facebook, Twitter, Google+, etc.).
  • Experience working in an agile environment (Scrum, Kanban, etc.).
  • Experience with server-side technologies (Java, Ruby, Python, C#, PHP or similar).

The job starts as soon as possible and applications are acted upon immediately.

Questions regarding this position should be directed to Christian Winther – cw@bownty.com +4520611171

Please send CV + application to cw@bownty.com with the job title in the subject line.

NO RECRUITERS

Location:Bownty ApS
Vimmelskaftet 43, 2.
DK-1161 Copenhagen C

Start:As soon as possible

Contact:Christian Winther - cw@bownty.com
+4520611171

How to apply:Send CV + application to
cw@bownty.com
with the job title as subject.

French Country Manager Intern

Bownty helps consumers get the most out of their city by collecting and curating the best value for money experiences from hundreds of partner sites. We’re like Momondo, but for cool things to do. You’ll be part of an ambitious startup that is climbing to new heights every day.

If you want challenge and influence, this is the internship for you!

Bownty helps consumers get the most out of their city by collecting and curating the best value for money experiences from hundreds of partner sites. We’re like Momondo, but for cool things to do. You’ll be part of an ambitious startup that is climbing to new heights every day.

You’ll gain valuable experience with international online sales, online marketing and strategic business development. The role is a country manager function with business development, key-account-management, communication and marketing as the primary activities. You’ll get a lot of responsibility and freedom to put your clever ideas to use. The plan is for you to help Bownty grow fast in France.

You’ll be part of an international team working closely together with the founders of Bownty and will therefore get immediate insights into running and building a company from scratch. This is an ideal opportunity to expand your professional network within a new and exciting industry – and at the same time fine-tune your execution skills.

The internship is projected to 2-3 days per week.

Your main tasks will be:

  • Key-account-management of French partners
  • Marketing & communications to attract users
  • Establishing traffic partnerships
  • Support and keeping users happy
  • Reporting on traction in your market
  • Assisting the team with ad-hoc business tasks

What we can offer:

  • Ambitious, international venture backed startup environment in Copenhagen.
  • High degree of freedom in designing your own workday.
  • A meritocracy where performance trumps everything else.
  • Help change the way people find and consume experiences.
  • Cool surroundings in central Copenhagen.
  • Initially unpaid but with many perks.

You should be:

  • Ambitious and outgoing with a flair for building relationships and opening doors
  • Comfortable with contacting partners, reaching them by phone and emails
  • Able to negotiate and make your point clear in conversations
  • Skilled in practical sales
  • Comfortable with online marketing
  • A nice person to work together with - who values team spirit
  • Fluent in English and French
  • Relevant experience is preferred
  • We imagine that you study a relevant course preferably within marketing, business administration or something related

We want to have fun while growing, so expect an informal atmosphere at the office with jokes and room for wild ideas.

You should make us better and we should make you better, so any relevant applicants are welcome. Special situations will be considered if the candidate is right.

The job starts as soon as possible and applications are acted upon immediately.

Questions regarding this position should be directed to Marc Lucas – ml@bownty.com +45 26 15 07 45

Please send CV + application to iwannawork@bownty.com with the job title in the subject line.

Location:Bownty ApS
Vimmelskaftet 43, 2.
DK-1161 Copenhagen C

About:Bownty helps consumers get the most out of their city by collecting and curating the best value for money experiences from hundreds of partner sites.

At the moment we’re live in Denmark, UK, Germany, Italy, France, Portugal, Netherlands, Belgium and Spain, with more than 2.600.000 happy users.

Start:As soon as possible

Contact:Marc Lucas - ml@bownty.com
+45 26 15 07 45

How to apply:Send CV + application to
iwannawork@bownty.com
with the job title as subject.

We are always looking for new talent!

Do you have any questions? Don't hesitate to e-mail us at iwannawork@bownty.com