(Senior) Data Engineer

Zalando Marketing Services

ABOUT THE POSITION

As a Senior Data Engineer, you will create a high performance data preparation pipeline at scale in a team responsible for matching our customers with the best content.

WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED

  • Create and maintain a flexible high-performance data processing and integration pipeline at scale
  • Provide and curate data to extract deep customer insights for our brands and teams at Zalando to help improving products and contents
  • Collaborate with Business Owners, Product Managers and Engineers to define the vision and the roadmap for content optimization on Zalando
  • Elevate machine-learning algorithms' potential by examining new data sources and data integration strategies

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Solid hands-on experience with distributed computing frameworks like Apache Spark and stream processing frameworks like Apache Flink
  • Passion for optimizing data models and low latency data stores like Cassandra to meet the latency/throughput requirements
  • Excellent engineering skills in Python, Java or Scala, preferably with a solid understanding of functional programming
  • Outcome-obsessed, pragmatic scientist/engineer who understands solutions only count when they are shipped and make a difference

PERKS AT WORK

  • Culture of trust, empowerment and constructive feedback, open source commitment, meetups, game nights, 70+ internal technical and fun guilds, knowledge sharing through tech talks, internal tech academy and blogs, product demos, parties & events
  • Competitive salary, employee share shop, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, centrally located offices, public transport discounts, municipality services, great IT equipment, flexible working times, additional holidays and volunteering time off, free beverages and fruits, diverse sports and health offerings
  • Extensive onboarding, mentoring and personal development opportunities and an international team of experts
  • Relocation assistance for internationals, PME family service and parent & child rooms* (*available in select locations)

We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.
 

ABOUT ZALANDO MARKETING SERVICES

At Zalando Marketing Services we create meaningful connections between brands and consumers through a deep understanding of their personalities. We work with brands, agencies and publishers from fashion and beyond to produce innovative, impactful campaigns that reach the right audience at the right moment. Thanks to its holistic mix of cutting-edge and privacy compliant technology, in-depth audience insights, expansive reach and compelling content brands produce successful campaigns across multiple digital marketing channels.

Our team spearheads our data-driven advertising solutions, which plays an important part in our platform strategy. Here, you’ll be involved in creating end-to-end, data-driven solutions that improve the experience of both our end consumers and advertising clients. You will collaborate with a wide range of teams across Zalando to continuously improve our company-wide data-driven optimization culture and infrastructure. You will pioneer data/evidence driven optimization of business at Europe’s largest fashion online retailer, and push the boundary of what is possible.

Please note that all applications must be completed in English using the online form - we do not accept applications via e-mail.

Job Info

Location

Hamburg

Contract

Full-Time

Job Category

Technology & UX/UI Design

Experience Level

Professional Level

Contact

Recruiter

Ankita Singh Tomar

E-Mail

ankita.singh.tomar@zalando.de
Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via e-mail.

Application Form

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