Backend Engineer, Logistics Algorithms (Java, Scala)

Job Category

  • Technology & UX/UI Design

Location

  • Berlin

Contract

  • Full-Time
  • Professional Level

Company

  • Zalando SE

THE OPPORTUNITY

As a Logistics Algorithms Backend Engineer in Berlin, you will develop world-class software systems with the algorithmic core to enable optimization of Zalando’s complete logistics operations. You will drive the implementation of our in-house optimisation engine that provides route planning, batching, items replenishment which will save millions of euros and improve customer experience with faster package deliveries.

 

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR  

  • At least 5 years of professional programming experience in Java or Scala
  • Experience with microservice architecture, distributed systems and RESTful APIs
  • Experience with Spark, PostgreSQL, Redis, Play, AWS environment
  • Knowledge of and experience in implementing according to current trends in software design, architecture and web services
  • Effective communication skills and ability to understand business requirements
  • English language fluency
  • Experience in designing and developing software systems with the algorithmic core is a plus.
  • Academic degree in computer Science is a plus.

 

YOUR ROLE

  • Design and implement software systems with algorithmic core
  • Write code that your peers praise for its elegance and readability
  • Work as part of a small multi-disciplinary team with other Backend and Research Engineers, truly together.
  • Be accountable for all aspects of your work, from architecture to testing and deployment
  • Understand and communicate effectively with internal business customers, partners, and stakeholders

 

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM US

Community. Tech culture of trust and empowerment, open source commitment, meetups, game nights, +100 internal technical and fun guilds, tech talks, product demos, Coderdojos, parties and events.
Perks. Competitive salary, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, public transport discounts, relocation assistance for internationals, free drinks and fruits, the hardware of your choice.
Development. Tour of Mastery, extensive onboarding, personal branding support, opportunity to attend and speak at data science conferences and Meetups, and encouragement to publish work.
Work Environment. Self-organized, autonomous teams and flexible working hours.
Scale. Unparalleled levels of data and opportunities.

 

ABOUT ZALANDO

Zalando is transforming from an e-commerce company into a multi-service platform that provides fashion as a service. We make it our mission to imagine and predict the infinite points of interaction between fashion and people - and develop the technology to make them possible. The 1,700+ members of Zalando Technology across our offices in Germany, Ireland and Finland build most of our 40+ platform products in-house and open source - from Smart Logistics to Brand Solutions to Payments and Warehouse Management.

WANT TO JOIN US? THEN GO AHEAD AND APPLY!

If you need guidance or have any questions about our hiring processes, please contact recruiter Katarzyna Nowicka



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