Software Engineer, Fashion Content Platform

Job Category

  • Technology & UX/UI Design


  • Dublin


  • Full-Time
  • Professional Level


  • Zalando Ireland Ltd.

Software Engineer, Fashion Content Platform

As Zalando transforms from Europe’s leading e-commerce company into a multi-service platform for fashion, this is an exciting time to join us. As Software Engineer, you’re part of a high performing team, building technologies that connect every part of the fashion industry.

The Opportunity

We’re here in Dublin for almost three years now, and in that time we have built something unique and compelling. We are a group of multi-talented people who enjoy learning together and inspiring each other.

As a software engineer on the Fashion Content Platform you will work with state-of-the-art image and text analysis systems, working in cloud-based stream computing and microservice architectures. You will work with data scientists using machine learning and deep learning to analyse text and images and deliver unique applications and services providing insight into fashion trends.

We play with all the technologies that you would expect a bleeding edge, data driven, distributed computing company use, but we have more to offer than that.

You will be working on a team of software engineers and data scientists providing social media insights to brands. You will be working on the design and build of the data and analytics services that power the product.

You will have

  • experience in building complex, distributed systems with Big Data.
  • 5 years experience in Scala, Java or Python
  • experience in working with any of the following: Spark, Python, Clojure, Kafka, Akka, Play, Cassandra, PostgreSQL, Elasticsearch, Hadoop, REST API’s, microservices architecture, AWS, Docker, Kubernetes, Mesos.

What  you can expect from us

Our recipe to success: Think big and act fast. Your contribution today will influence millions of customers tomorrow. At Zalando you have the opportunity to work for a fast growing international company that wants to offer the world’s best fashion experience. Obviously we offer you much more:

  • Use of cutting-edge open source technologies and cloud services
  • Learning and growth opportunities. In Zalando we have more than 100 tech teams actively sharing information and enabling learning through weekly tech talks, company-hosted tech meetups, possibility of visiting conferences
  • Employee discount for all Zalando shop products
  • Comprehensive Benefits package including Private Healthcare, Language course and Travel support
  • Through our mentoring program you will get up to speed and become productive very quickly
  • Relocation support if you are based outside of the Country. We know that moving can be a challenge in terms of housing, visas and documentation, at Zalando you can count on us to help make things as easy as possible!

Check our Tech Radar for more information on the technologies we use.

If you are interested in this role please Apply below or if you have any queries contact

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