Zalando is transforming from Europe’s leading e-commerce company into a multi-service platform for fashion. As a Senior Java Engineer at Zalando adtech lab, you will be building the technologies that are utilized as a base for further products and aim to connect all people and parts of the fashion ecosystem.
We live Radical Agility, a software development methodology that allows you to get work done while management keeps their distance. Along with our guiding set of principles – Autonomy, Mastery, Purpose – we entrust you to be the one changing the world’s opinion of tech and fashion in Europe.
Zalando’s adtech lab spearheads our data-driven media buying efforts with a focus on fashion-oriented buying strategies for accurate and relevant consumer targeting. Machine learning, high-level database modeling, metrics definition, trend analysis and report generation are crucial to our business. We are Zalando’s ad-technology forge and an integral contributor to Zalando Media Solutions.
Autonomy. At Zalando, you and your team will own your code and decide together on the technologies and tools to utilize as well operate high-performance applications on PaaS/SaaS cloud (preferably AWS).
Purpose. You and your team will work truly cross-functional with an entrepreneurial mindset and drive the whole development cycle according to its purpose – from architecture design to implementation to testing and maintenance.
Expertise. You will join a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest standards when it comes to the scalability, performance and user-centricity of our software. You will add value through innovation by leveraging current trends in software design, architecture and web services.
Variety. From Fashion Store to Brand Solutions to Business Assurance and Smart Logistics, you will collaborate with our 120+ teams across Europe integrating our system.
Technologies. Significant expertise in Java, C++, or similar. Additionally as added bonus you have hands-on experience with Clojure, Ruby, and or Python.
Code Quality. Skilled in automated testing, high-performance code and complex server environments.
Service Ownership. Skilled in automated deployment and monitoring through Jenkins, Icinga, Docker, Kubernetes, or similar.
Knowledge Exchange. In contributing to our growing tech community and encouraging knowledge sharing in an agile work environment.
Culture. Culture of trust, empowerment and feedback, 100+ internal guilds, tech talks, product demos, coder dojos. A dynamic, international team where collaboration is our core mindset.
Perks. Competitive salary, great shopping discount on a wide range of products on zalando.de and discounts from external partners.
Development. Personal branding support, opportunity to attend and speak at conferences.
Technologies. Opportunity to work with a range of different and cutting-edge technologies such as Kafka, AWS SQS, MySQL, Postgres, REdis, Cassandra, Spark, Docker, Kubernetes, Grafana, Jenkins and Maven.
If you need guidance or have any questions about our hiring processes, please contact recruiter Georg Petersen.