Software Engineer (Big Data)

Software Engineer (Big Data)
1plusX - Zurich, Switzerland
Full Time
IT & Software Development
Big data Java Python Scala Software Development

About the role

  • You work with and learn from a talented 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 integrate various machine learning models and components
  • You provide input to the technology roadmap; innovate and bring new challenging ideas to life


About you

  • BSc/MSc degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Experience in either Java, Python, Scala, Bash or Perl.
  • 2+ years of experience in a Sofware Engineering/Software Developer role
  • Knowledge of databases and messaging systems (e.g. Couchbase, Kafka)
  • Knowledge of modern architectural patterns e.g. REST, microservices, stream processing
  • You communicate business fluent in English

Nice to have but not mandatory to apply:

  • Experience with version control systems (e.g. Git) and cloud technologies (e.g. AWS)
  • Knowledge of client-side technologies (e.g. JavaScript, Angular, React) is a plus
  • Interest in large scale data mining and machine learning
  • Advanced knowledge of a batch processing framework e.g. Spark, Hadoop
  • Exposure to large-scale distributed systems


Your personality

  • 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!


Some of our benefits: 

  • Equal pay framework to ensure equal pay and equal opportunity
  • Virtual Stock Options
  • Individual learning & development time and budget
  • Flexible schedule of office work and at-home work and 4 weeks of “Digital nomad” time


Interested in the role but you don’t meet 100% of the requirements? We’d love to hear from you! We encourage you to apply; we’d be excited to see if your unique skill set and experience could be a match.

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.