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N26 Overview

Berlin (Germany)
201 to 500 employees
2013
Company - Private
Banks & Credit Unions
Unknown / Non-Applicable
N26 is Europe’s first Mobile Bank with a full European banking license and is setting new standards in banking. N26 has redesigned banking for the smartphone, making it simple, fast and contemporary. Opening a new bank account takes only eight minutes and can be done ... Read more

Mission: We are The Mobile Bank.

Technology and design empower everything we do.

Our vision is to build a bank the world loves to use.

Company Updates

  • Our Chief People Officer Noor van Boven discusses the future of work. “Fintech, and the tech sector in general, is always ahead of the curve and seeing that movement of people diversifying and upskilling is a good indication of what’s to come in other industries too".

    The Future of Work: How will it affect the fintech industry?

    We spoke to two leaders in fintech, Anne Boden CEO of Starling Bank and Eleonore van Boven Chief People Officer of N26 about the future of this rapidly evolving industry and what it means for financial and tech professionals alike.

  • We are very happy to announce that our General Counsel Robert Kilian has been appointed as a permanent lecturer for financial technology at Humboldt University of Berlin. Congratulations! ��

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N26 – Why Work For Us?


We’re taking personalized to a whole new level. For you too.

It takes people of all makeups to create a bank that adapts to the needs of millions. That’s why we mix data, intuition, and heart. To build a powerful tool, to make life that much easier. We’re some of the best at what we do. And want you to be too.

Our balance sheet as employers.

Play is a necessary part of work

We carve out 2 days a month for you to focus on dream projects or your backlog. We call it “Getting Stuff Done Days.”

Travel the world with N26 Black

Work here and out there. N26 Black puts the world at your fingertips. A bit like our office (with some 46 nationalities working together).

We’ll even network for you.

We host events and are a major player in the Berlin startup scene. You’ll be seen and heard as an N26 employee. See Upcoming Events

Spend on your career. As you see fit.

Investing in your future should be your first professional concern. We give each employee a personal development fund and the freedom to spend it.

Smooth arrival in Germany

With Expath, we’ll help iron out any visa or moving issues you might have. Complete with a comprehensive relocation package.

Sprechen Sie Deutsch?

No? Ein Bisschen? To help you meet your neighbors, we offer free German languages classes at our offices too.

Simplicity
Banking does not have to be complicated – neither for the customers, nor for those who want to innovate it.

Integrity
Transparency and fairness matter – not only in respect to banking solutions but also at our daily work.

Drive
We change banking by implementing the right ideas quicker than our competitors.

Excellence
We want to offer the best banking experience in Europe - that's why we always try to reach the optimal. 

A stack of the most modern technologies

Daniel Endler, Product Manager at #N26, provides some valuable insights into his work. Interested in working with us?

Bart, one of our Backend TechLeads, shares some insights on scalable algorithms:

Dama, iOS Lead at N26, discussing why Swift is superior to Obj-C

Driving change 
through Diversity.

How we see N26’s role within the Tech sector

International Women's Day at N26

 

What makes a good leader?

Advice to women starting in fintech

Women and finance - why the disconnect?

 
 

N26 Reviews

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    I have been working at N26 full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Nice people and you fill being part of a great team, interesting tasks

    Cons

    Busy and sometimes loud office

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N26 Photos

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N26 Interviews

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    I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at N26 (New York, NY).

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    Applied through stuffing agency.
    HR skype screening - 30 minutes - PASSED
    Slype interview with head of backend development - NOT PASSED
    Generally the guy is positive and kind, but I feel like he was looking for a specific answers and other ways were not accepted.

    Interview Questions

    • Design web application   Answer Question
    • How to scale up web application, how to scale up database   Answer Question
    • What if database queries takes long time? how to approach that?   Answer Question
    • What if you have a legacy application and you want to rewrite it? What strategy and deployment you will choose.   Answer Question
    • How concurrent hashmap locking implemented/works.   Answer Question
    • Why transactions are ACID? What GCs were introduced in java 7,8?   Answer Question
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N26 Awards & Accolades

  • FinTech des Jahres, Payment and Banking, 2017

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