We are looking for you as a:

Technical Project Manager / Requirement Manager (m/f)

Your passion for business and user experience will allow you to identify and solve the pain points throughout smava’s customer journey.  As a Technical Project Manager / Requirement Manager (m/f) you will not only help to optimize but also innovate how people apply for and receive consumer loans with the customer at the center of your attention . You will be responsible for connecting new banks into smava platform, maintain the existing ones and take care of the new banks API features. Are you interested in growing with us towards being the #1 online consumer loans business in Germany? – Get in touch with us!

Your Tasks

  • Complement supply by providing more loan products to the smava customers
  • Act as first point of contact for any technically related topics between smava and up to 10 banks
  • Connect new banks and create specification/documentation for technical integration
  • Prepare launches (and post-launch & dependencies) between bank & delivery teams by sync information about date, resources & teams
  • Maintain and extend current bank APIs together with smava delivery teams
  • Collect & channel new change requirements, create necessary tickets and update relevant documentation
  • Write Stories and fulfill Definition of Ready (INVEST, acceptance criteria, SLO)
  • Share bank specific knowledge and insights with your Product Manager and the Development Team in order to improve customer experience and meet business goals
  • Work with key stakeholders (bank and smava) to monitor and agree relevant KPIs

Your Profile

  • More than 2 years of experience with specification or implementation of Third-Party APIs
  • Proven experience with API Technologies (SOAP, REST, JSON, XML , etc.)
  • Knowledge of database models and basic proficiency in writing SQL statements
  • Passionate and hands-on problem solver
  • You work reliably, faithfully and independently
  • Passion for learning and continuously improving yourself
  • Certain in communication with external partners
  • Fluent in English and German


  • Work experience in FinTech domain, bank or some other financial sector
  • Worked in an agile environment using Atlassian Suite of products

What we offer

  • Signing bonus, because every great decision should be rewarded
  • Relocation bonus (in case you are relocating to Berlin)
  • An exciting opportunity in an innovative and fast-growing Fintech company
  • Paid education (e.g. trainings, workshops, conferences)
  • Employer-funded pension
  • Subsidized lunch offer (smunch.co) and subsidized public transport ticket (VBB Umweltkarte)
  • Discounted fitness offers close to the office
  • Flexible working hours
  • Language courses
  • Brown Bag Lunches, Hackathons, Beer Friday, Cookie Friday, Mystery Lunch and team events
  • Open communication, flat hierarchy and fast execution
  • Smart colleagues from all around the world (35+ nationalities)

Did we get your attention? Then we are looking forward to receiving your application including:

  • CV, salary expectations and earliest starting date addressed to Natalia Nehring
  • In case you are not an EU citizen speaking fluent German, we also need a copy of your academic degree & valid passport
  • If you already have a Blue Card, Visa or Work Permit, please let us know

Note that it will be difficult to proceed with your application without the documents mentioned above.

About us

We are smava, the online loan comparison platform. We are one of the three largest Fintech-employers in Germany. Our mission is to revolutionize the loans market by making it fair and transparent. smava finds the best loans for everyone: fast, convenient and cost effective. We are in the third stage of innovation in the finance industry: first ATM’s, then online-banking, now digital loans by smava! This is also why we were awarded as Innovator 2019. All of this was achieved thanks to almost 500 employees. Become our next Technical Project Manager / Requirement Manager (m/f) and a part of the smava-story now!