ABOUT THE TEAM
Department : Fashion Store Convenience - Zalando Fulfillment Core Reports to : Engineering Lead
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As a Senior Backend Engineer you will ensure that our customers always know when to expect their delivery. The Network Behaviour team uses machine learning to predict fulfillment processing times.
You will carry a lot of responsibility ensuring the handling of big datasets in high-throughput systems. This lays the foundation for establishing even better relationships with our customers.
WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED
Create high-throughput solutions and enable operations on continuously increasing, big datasets to support handling of the growing network
Take ownership of the entire development cycle - from architecture design to testing, implementation and maintenance
Ability to exchange knowledge and willingness to mentor team members in terms of best practices, code quality and tech frameworks
Working closely together with our researchers to help enabling better models and predictions for our customers
WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR
Expert in Java or Kotlin with no fear of other technologies such as Python and machine learning related technologies
Proven experience in software development, involving designing and developing large-scale, distributed software applications
Hands-on experience of microservices and cloud architectures. Additionally, it would be beneficial to bring an interest for Kubernetes
Knowledge in architecture / design methods and patterns, data and API specifications, quality assurance, and testing methods
Contributing to our growing tech community and encouraging knowledge sharing in an agile work environment
PERKS AT WORK
Culture of trust, empowerment and constructive feedback, , meetups, game nights, 70+ internal technical and fun guilds, knowledge sharing through tech talks, internal tech academy and product demos, parties & events
Competitive salary, employee share shop, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, centrally located offices, public transport discounts, municipality services, great IT equipment, flexible working times, volunteering time off, free beverages and fruits, diverse sports and health offerings
Extensive onboarding, mentoring and personal development opportunities and an international team of experts
Relocation assistance for internationals and parent & child room
We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills.
All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.