Software Engineer, Big Data

  • 1plusX AG
  • Zürich, ZH, Switzerland
  • 01/05/2021
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Big Data Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

1plusX is a global marketing technology company helping media companies and marketers to unlock the full value of their marketing data.1plusX’s core product, our AI-driven marketing intelligence platform, takes in a client’s data, enriches it, turns it into precise customer and asset profiles in real-time and finally activates it on relevant online channels. With enhanced data quality, expanded reach, and increased targeting accuracy, users of the platform can substantially improve their bottom line.Our company’s name ‘1plusX’ is a formula for modern marketing success, where data plus AI-predictions create the stepping stone for a competitive edge. Our founding team includes CEO Jürgen Galler (ex-Google), Thomas Hofmann (ex-Google; professor at ETH Zurich), and Joachim Schoss (founder of Scout24). Today, 1plusX operates in Europe, Asia and the US.
Did you recently graduate with a BSc or MSc in Computer Science or similar? Are you looking for your first full-time role as a Software Engineer?We are hiring graduates interested in starting their professional careers with a great team to help you grow. We are a smart team of data enthusiasts, looking for new colleagues to help us tackle the challenges of the AdTech industry with help of Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, and Big Data. Do you see yourself being part of us? You'll learn a lot!
About the role

  • You work with and learn from a talented and supportive team of engineers
  • You support us in developing our data management platform using state-of-the-art cloud technologies
  • You use storage systems and develop a large-scale streaming/query system handling Terabytes of data
  • You systematically work towards strict metrics (performance, resource usage, reliability)
  • You lead periodic rapid refactorings that keep the application code fresh, flexible and reusable
  • You integrate various machine learning models and components
  • You provide input to the technology roadmap; innovate and bring new challenging ideas to life

About you

  • Exposure to large-scale distributed systems
  • Understanding of the challenges around web-scale systems handling TBs of data with 100k+ qps at low latencies
  • Knowledge in Scala, Java, or C++ and Python, Bash, or Perl
  • Knowledge of databases and messaging systems (e.g. Couchbase, Kafka)
  • Knowledge of modern architectural patterns e.g. REST, microservices, stream processing
  • Experience with version control systems (e.g. Git) and exposure to cloud technologies (e.g. AWS)
  • Interest in large scale data mining and machine learning is desirable
  • Knowledge of client-side technologies (e.g. JavaScript, Angular, React) is a plus
  • BSc/MSc degree in Computer Science or equivalent

Your personality

  • Do you communicate well in English and thrive in a peer-driven engineering culture?
  • You recognize problems and help adapt to changing conditions
  • You are a positive thinker and you are self-motivated
  • You are enthusiastic about our products and the AdTech industry

What’s in it for you?

  • At 1plusX, we highly value teamwork and we are honest, open, warm and direct with each other.
  • We actively foster diversity and inclusion. Being a part of our growing team means that you will be supported and challenged because we all contribute together to our success.
  • We promise that working with us is fun!

We are an equal opportunity employer. We base our recruitment decisions on qualifications, skills, knowledge, experience and essential business requirements regardless of race, religion, color, gender identity, age, disability status or sexual orientation.
Notice for Recruitment Agencies
We don't collaborate with recruitment agencies/consultancies. Therefore, we do not follow up on applications from such. All unsolicited CVs will be rejected, and 1plusX will acknowledge no referral fee