Senior Software Engineer (Scala) at LiveIntent
Berlin, DE
As a Senior Software Engineer, you’ll work in an agile environment with talented, cross-functional teams to design, implement, and iterate on products that satisfy customer needs and drive company growth. Our tech stack runs on a Linux foundation and includes Scala, Akka, Node.js, DynamoDB and PostgreSQL. As a senior engineer you will help promulgate good design and coding practices, leading by example while at the same time gaining valuable experience. You will be responsible for the design, implementation, and delivery of products that fuel every part of the business.

Some of the projects you will lead may include: Building a dynamic retargeting system for catalog browsers, developing a real-time web page flattener to deliver contextual ad units, designing and building a recommendations system based on big data algorithms, and expanding our behavior analysis pipeline to handle a wide array of events at massive scale.



Our Ideal Candidate:

Is passionate about solving complex problems in running scalable, high volume real-time systems
Has a strong computer science foundation with a deep understanding of modern programming languages such as Scala, Java and Python.
Has at least four years experience designing, building and deploying production software.
Is curious about technology and builds projects on the side just to try new stuff out.
Developed with web frameworks such as Play, Node.js, Rails or similar
Has experience designing, building, and maintaining elegant, scalable software solutions.
Is dedicated to driving results while maintaining high software quality.
Has experience working with both relational and NoSQL databases.
Enjoys collaborating with different teams around the globe
Worked with AWS services like Kinesis, Lambda and Beanstalk.


What we offer:

Highly competitive salary + equity
An incredibly welcoming, inclusive environment
The opportunity to work on a diverse, multi-cultural team
A place to have your voice heard and your opinions valued, regardless of your background
A family-friendly mindset with great work/life balance
Annual company retreat to New York City
Playstation for after work fun
Subsidized gym membership
Free beer tap
Private office in a shared working environment at WeWork
Very central location at Potsdamer Platz next to Tiergarten


About LiveIntent Berlin:

LiveIntent is changing the way people and businesses connect on the Internet. We use big data, predictive algorithms, and machine-learning to solve complex problems and deliver proprietary business value to our customers. To help propel our explosive growth, we are looking for sharp minds who can translate ideas into action and help drive innovation. As the only company bringing innovative, customer-focused solutions to email, this is your chance to help shape an industry while honing your skills with leading-edge technology.

LiveIntent was recognized as one of the fastest growing company in NYC (by Crain’s) three years in a row. LiveIntent is now one of the largest people-based marketing platforms in the world reaching over 150M logged-in people and also one of the first, having gone to market with the technology in 2010. LiveIntent is headquartered in NYC, with offices in Austin, Berlin, Chicago, Copenhagen, Detroit, and the UK, serving as home to 220 people and counting.