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.
Scale. Based on our microservices architecture, you and your team will own your code, and decide on the technologies and tools to deliver as well as operate large-scale applications on PaaS/SaaS cloud (AWS and Google Cloud).
Ownership. You and your team will consult and help our teams to develop, implement and maintain sustainable, high-performance, growth-ready data-processing and data integration systems.
Excellence. You will join a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest standards when it comes to the quality of your code and implementation. You will add value by leveraging and setting new trends in software design, architecture and web services.
Variety. You will consult a wide range of product teams to build, scale and continuously improve a variety of products that create value for our platform.
Technologies. Advanced skills in Python, Java or Scala and detailed knowledge of PostgreSQL, MySQL and/or Oracle.
Code Quality. Skilled in automated testing, high-performance code and complex server environments.
Big Data. Experienced in optimising and researching how Spark, Kafka, Hadoop (HDFS, Hive), Flink, Cassandra and other distributed systems can work together at scale
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. 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.