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Senior Software Engineer - Data

IN New Delhi Marketing - Data Science Permanent
The role: 

This is an opportunity for a technically minded individual to join us as a Senior Software Engineer. The ideal candidate is a self-motivated, multi-tasker, and demonstrated team-player. You will be working with new and innovative technology for building the infrastructure and services to empower teams in marketing functions. You should excel in working with large-scale applications and frameworks and have outstanding communication and leadership skills. 



What you'll do
  • Working closely with our Data Science teams, you’ll bring your Engineering expertise to bear on high profile challenges such as:
  • - Pricing & Commercial: Price recommendations and stock forecasting among others
    - Pay per Click: Ad bidding across different platforms, at scale
    - Product Matching: Product deduplication and tagging
    - Customer Behaviour: Predictions for customer operations
     
  • You’ll also be helping to build the Infrastructure and services to empower teams from Data Science and beyond by:
  • - Gathering and managing requirements from other teams across the business who want to leverage our services, to drive the strategy of the team
    - Developing and evolving our full range of data services
    - Helping to grow the infrastructure and data platform to benefit both our Marketing customers and the wider business
    Who you are
  • First and foremost, you’re passionate about solving complex, challenging and interesting business problems.
  • Python and Java are our main programming languages but we’d love to speak to great Engineers from all backgrounds who are willing to learn and work in Python going forward.
  • Mentoring and training is part of our team’s philosophy.
  • A professional with a minimum of 5 years of experience preferably e-commerce orientation
  • Our technology stack is ever evolving – but right now these are just a few of the tools we use to get the job done.
  • You have experience in a cloud environment, preferably GCP/Azure
  • - Swagger / Flask / SQLAlchemy / Celery / Pytest / Behave
    - RabbitMQ / Redis / Postgres
    - Docker / Docker Compose / Gitlab CI / Travis CI
    - Tensorflow / Scipy / Pymc3 / Scikit-learn / OpenCV
    - Hadoop / Kafka / MSSQL / Jenkins / Octopus (to be phased out)
    - GKE / Dataflow / Cloud SQL / BigQuery
    - Terraform / Helm / Helmsman / Cloud Builder - Gitlab CI

    We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to work closely with our Data team who helps build the infrastructure and services to empower teams in our marketing function.