Senior Software Engineer

Job Category

  • Technology & UX/UI Design


  • Dublin


  • Full-Time
  • Professional Level


  • Zalando SE

Zalando is transforming from Europe’s largest online e-commerce retailer to a multi-service platform providing fashion as a service.  Our aim is to build superior experiences and options for consumers whilst also enhancing reach for merchants and fashion brands through a platform business model.

Our teams are self-sufficient and develop products end-to-end, from requirements to production. We are a mix of software engineers and data scientists who collaborate in order to create and innovate unique solutions to complex technical and product challenges. We do this so that our consumers not only find the brands and products of interest to them but they are also inspired by the fashion specific content they find that is related to these products..

We have a cloud-based microservices architecture - we work with a leading edge technology stack comprised of REST APIs, Scala, Spark, Python, Kafka, Play, PostgreSQL, Elasticsearch, Docker amongst others - check our Tech Radar for more information on the technologies we use.

As a Senior Software Engineer in our team, you are -

  • Part architect, part alchemist, part engineer but full-stack!
  • A cut above the rest in your scientific background with excellent computational and analytical skills
  • Curious and a step ahead when it comes to software trends
  • A natural leader who takes responsibility for your team’s deliveries

You can -

  • Easily find your way and lead others through complex, distributed systems, and call-on the principles of highly available, scalable, maintainable and performant services
  • Write high-performance, reusable code, using version control systems and seek all possible process improvement opportunities

You have -

  • A track-record in the delivery of value and software to your business
  • A degree in computer science or related discipline
  • 5+ years experience building distributed systems with Big Data - experience in any functional programming will give you an advantage

To deliver world class data products, teams are given autonomy and everyone is supported in their growth and mastery.  We are hiring for expertise and potential.  We are passionate about our people and culture. We enjoy learning, inspiring and investing in each other.

With our numerous interesting and challenging problems, there are opportunities for creative and knowledgeable people to grow and define their career.  If you think you will get a kick out of this, come in, let's find out together.




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