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Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary 🚀

Scala Engineer - Senior/Principle - Zalando Tech Logistics

Berlin, Germany

22 January, 2021

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • Akka
  • Distributed Systems
  • SQL
  • Microservices
  • Play
  • Scala
  • Spring
  • NoSQL
  • RESTful API

Benefits & perks

  • Flexible working
  • Paid sick days
  • Pension contributions
  • Flexible parent working
  • Learning budget
  • Books
  • Pension
  • Relocation budget
  • Bike friendly
  • Casual dress
  • Health care contributions
  • Macbook air/pro
  • Diversity dedicated staff
  • Onsite gym
  • Fruit bowl
  • Training
  • Flexible schedules
  • Career advice
  • Team lunches
  • Free coffee
  • Gym membership
  • Transport discount
  • External partner discounts
  • 40% zalando shopping discount
  • Zalando discounts
  • Modern campus
  • Rooftop
  • Meetups
  • Trainings
  • Free beverages & snacks
  • Gym
  • New hq
  • Free breakfast
  • Discounts
  • Basketball court
  • Training budget
  • Extra leave days
  • Cantine
  • Extended holiday time
  • Mentorship programs
  • Great tech stack
  • Health care
Senior Scala Engineer working on complex challenges with Zalando's Tech Logistics team. Kotlin/Java/JS helpful

Role overview

As an engineer in Tech Logistics, you will develop logistics systems to support the delivery of millions of items to our customers. You would be a part of one of our teams that develop systems that, for example do stock distribution across warehouses, handle receive distribution and storage of goods and returns, develop algorithms to optimize the utilization of automation and staff, or create processes to ship goods to our customers while reducing errors and improving performance of logistics centers.

WHERE YOUR EXPERTISE IS NEEDED

  • Develop and execute mid- & long-term technical vision and architecture with your team, while closely collaborating with Engineering Managers to be in line with our overall tech strategy. You will support teams driving the design and implementation of applications used by our colleagues in our logistics centers, platform services, and algorithmic optimizations (such as route planning and task scheduling).
  • Manage your services from architecture to testing, deployment and operation in an agile environment.
  • Collaborate with and mentor a multi-disciplinary team of backend, frontend, and research engineers.
  • Facilitate communication and decision-making in your team and with other engineering teams and stakeholders.

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • What we are looking for
  • Development experience with functional programming in Scala
  • A solid grasp of computer science fundamentals combined with a strong capacity of solving complex problems with roughly 5 years of hands-on software development in a commercial setting.
  • Good knowledge in data structures, SQL and NoSQL, Spring / Play / Akka framework
  • Expertise in microservices architecture, distributed systems, RESTful APIs and event-driven design
  • Fluent and effective communication and ability to understand business requirements in an agile environment.

PERKS AT WORK

  • A workplace run on trust, empowerment and feedback; positive, inspiring working atmosphere
  • Competitive salary, employee share shop, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, centrally located offices, public transport discounts, municipality services, great IT equipment, flexible working times, additional holidays and volunteering time off, free beverages and fruits, diverse sports and health offerings
  • Mentoring and personal development opportunities and an international team of experts
  • Relocation assistance for internationals, PME family service and parent & child rooms

We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

ABOUT ZALANDO

Zalando is Europe’s leading online platform for fashion, connecting customers, brands and partners across 17 markets. We drive digital solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 34 million active customers through diverse skill-sets, interests and languages our teams choose to use. 

 

Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via email.

  • 250+
  • Berlin, Germany

Zalando is Europe’s leading online platform for fashion, connecting customers, brands and partners across 17 markets. We drive digital solutions for fashion, logistics, advertising and research, bringing head-to-toe fashion to more than 23 million active customers through diverse skill-sets, interests and languages our teams choose to use. 🌍. IT ALL STARTED WITH A SHOE... 👠...in a shared apartment/office/warehouse on Berlin’s trendy Torstrasse. Well, a few pairs of shoes actually. Since then we’ve sold a lot more shoes and have grown to be Europe’s largest online fashion retailer or you may call us Europe's most fashionable tech department. Today, we offer fashion-lovers in 15 different countries our wide range of products – from High Street favourites to designer brands, sportswear and kidswear for him and her. A lot has changed since then, but our core values have always remained the same – combining great fashion with the latest technology and exceptional customer service. A PROUD COMMUNITY Over the years, we have built a strong community. We love to share our passions, insights and expertise for technologies and topics we love through 100+ self-organised guilds, internal tech talks, training initiatives, demos, local meet-up events, conferences and more. In addition to encouraging an engaged community, we support you in building your reputation as tech leader - not only among your peers at Zalando but industry-wide. We know that every new technology and methodology we implement involves a learning curve, so our teams are dedicated to help everyone get up to speed on using the tools they need to work successfully. OPEN SOURCE 📢 We're passionate about collaboration and giving back to the community. Check out our open source projects to learn more about the technologies we are contributing to and building. (https://github.com/zalando)

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Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • Akka
  • Distributed Systems
  • SQL
  • Microservices
  • Play
  • Scala
  • Spring
  • NoSQL
  • RESTful API

Benefits & perks

  • Flexible working
  • Paid sick days
  • Pension contributions
  • Flexible parent working
  • Learning budget
  • Books
  • Pension
  • Relocation budget
  • Bike friendly
  • Casual dress
  • Health care contributions
  • Macbook air/pro
  • Diversity dedicated staff
  • Onsite gym
  • Fruit bowl
  • Training
  • Flexible schedules
  • Career advice
  • Team lunches
  • Free coffee
  • Gym membership
  • Transport discount
  • External partner discounts
  • 40% zalando shopping discount
  • Zalando discounts
  • Modern campus
  • Rooftop
  • Meetups
  • Trainings
  • Free beverages & snacks
  • Gym
  • New hq
  • Free breakfast
  • Discounts
  • Basketball court
  • Training budget
  • Extra leave days
  • Cantine
  • Extended holiday time
  • Mentorship programs
  • Great tech stack
  • Health care

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Scala Engineer - Senior/Principle - Zalando Tech Logistics