Software Engineer - Google Backed Big Data Startup

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Oxford Knight
  • 18 May 19

Software Engineer - Google Backed Big Data Startup

posted on 30 June 2017 in: Big Data Jobs ○ London ○ Permanent

Join an award winning Google Ventures backed start-up in London and become part of an immensely talented team formed of ex-Googlers and experienced talent from some of the world's best known tech giants.

The Company:

This company was founded a little under 2 years ago and now already has offices in London (HQ), New York, San Fran, Sydney, Porto and Berlin. The have secured significant Series A funding from Google Ventures which has helped to propel and sustain their prolific growth. Despite their infancy, they have already attracted over 1000 clients, helping transform their cutting edge Ad Tech with innovative software that works across multiple devices.

Their technology is built on a vision to revolutionise predictive marketing in a way that will offer unimaginable return on investment for their clients. The team is hiring globally but their main focus is the London office where the tech team currently stand at around 20. They're looking for generalists, people with a start-up mentality not tied to a single programming language and who are always looking for a challenge and to learn something new/share knowledge with others. They place emphasis on hiring engineers not developers as the role is about solving hard problems every day and being innovative in the process.

The Role:

The work revolves around technology that understands the intent of online consumers and feeds this information back to brands and online retailers in real time, with the ultimate goal of converting more site visits into sales. There are huge challenges to be tackled surrounding scalability of their platform as well as low latency, predictive modelling, machine learning large scale data processing. Currently they process around 50TB of data a month and their systems are working at sub millisecond latency so the technology has to cater for this!


The ideal candidates will have:

- Solid academic background ideally in Computer Science

- Experience in a start-up from an early stage and being instrumental in its growth

- A passion for problem solving

- A natural desire for good software development practices (Agile, TDD) and high quality code

If you'd like to hear more and apply, please contact me directly:

Alex Betteridge


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