Bulevardi 21 Helsinki

Data Engineer

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We’re looking for a well-rounded Data Engineer to work closely with research & development teams and improve our data processing infrastructure. 

At Nosto we believe in working together to reach a common vision. We're a team of talented & earnest professionals and we love a good challenge, but more importantly we also love to have fun while doing it.

Having offices in 8 different locations around the world means you'll be working in a multinational company together with colleagues from different countries and different backgrounds. We proudly foster a positive, diverse and supportive culture. One of the things we constantly get positive feedback from is a really good work & life balance at Nosto, be it for family matters or your personal interests.  


What you would be working on  

Our team is a hybrid data and infrastructure team that has knowledge about our data pipelines & storage and how to maintain and improve them leveraging cloud-based technologies. Our team architects and implements major core components of our ambitious technical roadmap, evaluating and implementing new technologies.

As a company we value small, working pieces over a “work in progress”. Having the possibility to constantly push improvements to our service is really important for us.

Due to the seasonality in ecommerce we have compelling technical challenges during the shopping season. Some of the global brands we're working with have flash sales with mind boggling traffic numbers that are not for a faint hearted. You will participate in developing backend services that make thousands of complex, real-time decisions per second possible.

You will be working together with the team to design, build and maintain our data pipelines,  databases and storages that allow Nosto to scale to support millions of concurrent visitors. With tens of terabytes of data and a rapidly growing customer base we need to be smart with the technologies we use and sometimes challenge the earlier routes we've taken. 


What we expect 

There's a lot of different technologies we use at Nosto and we're not expecting you to master all of them. Talent and the right attitude will definitely take you a long way. We also believe you would bring something new to the team with you. Here's some traits we're expecting you to have: 

  • Strong software development background with proficient Scala and/or Java skills
  • You take pride in engineering and write clean code
  • Love to learn new things and also to improve existing solutions
  • Analytical mindset and attention to detail
  • Cooperation and knowledge sharing skills 


What we appreciate  

These are not hard requirements or skills we’re expecting you to already have but something we appreciate and will be valuable on your journey at Nosto

  • Familiarity with Spark based processing
  • Previous experience working with NoSQL databases
  • Understanding of cloud computing technologies
  • Contributing to open source projects is a plus 


Nosto Supports Workplace Diversity  

We are committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.



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  • Nosto Solutions, Bulevardi 21 Helsinki
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  • Travel insurance for leisure travel
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  • Commuting benefit
  • Internet

Nosto Solutions

Founded in Helsinki in 2011, Nosto enables online retailers to deliver their customers personalized online shopping experiences at every touch point, across every device. Over 25,000 ecommerce professionals in over 100 countries are using Nosto to grow their business and delight their customers. Nosto supports its retailers and delivers happy shopping experiences from its offices in Helsinki, New York, Los Angeles, London, Berlin, Stockholm and Paris. There is more than 100 of us now in the team, and we need help to continue our journey.

Location: Bulevardi 21 Helsinki
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