Senior Big Data Software Engineer

Insider, Istanbul, Turkey

The First Integrated Growth Management Platform

Duration: Full-Time

Have you met with Insider? If your answer is “No” this paragraph is for you: We are a fast-growing, fast-paced Technology Startup backed by Sequoia Capital which previously invested in brands such as WhatsApp, YouTube, Instagram & Airbnb. We are trusted by more than the world’s 1100+ leading brands such as Singapore Airlines, Virgin, Uniqlo, Nestle, Nissan, Samsung, Lenovo, Puma, Media Markt, IKEA, Allianz, Santander, Dominos, Avon, and CNN. We have also been listed amongst the 2017 Red Herring Europe Top 100 & were selected as the # 1 Start-Up for 4 consecutive years. Our CEO Hande Cilingir was listed as one of the top 5 Women CEOs located outside of the US, by Crunchbase. We help our partners to grow beyond the speed of customer expectations, drive growth across the funnel. We provide them an experience beyond their imagination, uplift their customer interaction from Acquisition to Activation, Retention, and Revenue with our cutting edge ML & AI technologies. We answer all their needs with our Growth Management Platform and stand by them at every step of the way. We move fast and agile, create beautiful cutting-edge products, and create an impact with our 600+  teammates in 25+ offices. 

And now? Now we are looking for a Senior Big Data Software Engineer who wants to take their career one step further. If you think you are one of those people, here you will have the chance to work with the world's leading brands with Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning technologies. Right now, while you are reading this, we are sending an average of 2.2 billion requests and almost 2 billion instant notifications to more than 450 servers a day. In the Artificial Intelligence and Predictive side, we have more than 100 TB of historical data. We do not wait for jobs or opportunities to come to our feet, we create them. We have now reached 25% of global users. If all these interests you, read on for more! Our Engineers and Software Developers always think with an innovative perspective, taking advantage of the inexhaustible power of the digital world. They create impressive and intelligent products like a true artist. Our Product and Development teams are located in our Istanbul office, so we produce and develop the technology we export to the world in our own country. As Insider, we believe in cooperation and adapting the innovations brought by technology by acting fast. We work closely with other Departments with agile teams, and we are not afraid of getting our hands dirty. As we said; we do not wait for jobs or opportunities to come to our feet, we create them ourselves. You can check our Tech Stacks here!

A Senior Big Data Software Engineer in Insider day in and day out:

  • designs, implements and maintains a large data infrastructure that provides direct access to large data sets and computing power,
  • collaborates with other teams to extract, transform and load data from other data sources implementing APIs and using big data technologies,
  • participates in design reviews for new vehicles and services,
  • monitors performance and SLA to create and maintain big data architecture,
  • provides leadership in a technical sense and implements the necessary infrastructure or changes

We want you to join us while we are taking a step into the future if you:

  • graduated from Computer Engineering or a similar department,
  • know how to develop or manage event-oriented architecture or microservices,
  • have strong experience in working with distributed computing technologies such as Spark, Hive, Hadoop,
  • have experience with NoSQL databases in a production environment such as Elasticsearch, Cassandra / ScyllaDB, Redis, etc. 
  • have experience in working with real-time processing frameworks such as Spark Streaming, Flink etc.
  • have + 2 years of experience in high availability data architectures, data modeling, ETL development and data warehouse building / running,
  • have experience with editing tools like Airflow, Luigi etc.
  • have 1+ years of experience in software development,
  • have a good knowledge of software development lifecycle best practices, (Agile Methodologies, Coding Standards, Code Reviews, Resource Management, Development Processes, Testing and Operations)
  • are experienced in developing serverless technologies or working with technologies such as Lambda, API Gateway, SNS, SQS, MQ,
  • have experience with Product Recommendation Systems, machine learning platforms and search engine systems,
  • have advanced English skills,
  • are a true problem solver, proactive and curious person,
  • like to push the boundaries, improve yourself and take initiative

If you join us, your measurements of success will be:

  • having the maximum personal planning accuracy,
  • having competitive average task release time,
  • bug free development, 
  • having no incidents, 
  • having agile mindset,

While exporting our technology to the world, we offer you:

  • “Tech Talks” with famous and groundbreaking people from the software world, “Dev Talks” where our Software Developers talk about their career steps, and many events where groundbreaking ideas are discussed,
  • Hackathons we organize inside that push the boundaries, programming challenges, and coding competitions,
  • Free access to exclusive services such as Laracast, Egghead, Udemy, Blinkist, Masterclass, Amazon Kindle, and Spotify
  • Shareowner System that we offer to all Insiders who meet certain criteria
  • Pension 
  • Inclusive Private Health Insurance
  • Multinet to cover food expenses covered on a monthly basis
  • Team Activities that are bursting with fun,
  • No Dress code! This is a fast and innovative startup, you can wear whatever you want.
We provide equal opportunity in a zero-discrimination workplace and not just welcome but also embrace everyone without regard to sex, race, color, nationality, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability status, citizenship, or marital status.

About Insider

Insider Growth Management Platform (GMP) helps digital marketers drive growth across the funnel, from Acquisition to Activation, Retention, and Revenue. Leveraging real-time predictive segmentation powered by deep Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning capabilities, GMP empowers marketers to deliver personalized journeys across web, mobile web, mobile apps, and ad channels. Built on a unified data layer, GMP is easy to implement and simple to use, avoiding the need for complex integrations and dependency on IT teams. Insider simplifies the life of digital marketers and helps them drive growth for their brands, with zero marketing waste. Insider is a technology company with offices in London, Singapore, Tokyo, Dubai, Moscow, Warsaw, Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Istanbul, Kiev, Sydney, Seoul, Ho Chi Minh City, Bangkok, Hong Kong and Taipei. Insider was listed as one of the 100 Hottest Startups by WIRED Magazine and won Red Herring Top 100 Europe in 2017. Crunchbase has recently ranked Insider’s co-founder and CEO Hande Cilingir as one of the top three women CEOs outside of the US. Helping world’s leading brands grow beyond the speed of customer expectations, Insider is trusted by over 300 businesses across various industries including UNIQLO, Singapore Airlines, Tokopedia, Virgin, New Balance, Nissan, Huawei, Samsung, Orange, Puma, Ticketmaster, Newsweek, Air Arabia, Media Markt, AVIS, Allianz, BBVA, Domino’s, McDonald’s, Avon and CNN.


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