Data Engineer (m/f/x)

We are looking for a motivated Data Engineer (m/f/x) joining our team of enthusiastic system engineers. Our data infrastructure is currently handling more than 10.000 requests per second and processing more than 1 TB of data each hour. Your main focus will be harvesting cloud- and container technologies including queueing, streams, distributed systems and data infrastructure.
As an expert for clean code, design patterns and software engineering best practices, you will help your colleagues to further build our data infrastructure. Working with cutting edge open-source projects, you will have the opportunity to perfect your strong systems engineering skills like concurrency, scalability and performance. You will work in a friendly team atmosphere, use agile methods and have the chance to develop yourself professionally and personally.

Your responsibility
  • Build and collaborate on our multi-regional data infrastructure using technologies like AWS, Spark, Mesos, Docker, Airflow, Kafka, MySQL, Cassandra, HDFS and more
  • Build the technical platform for our Engineering teams to develop, deploy and connect data products
  • Provide the foundation to enable the generation of insights, reporting and adhoc-querying
  • Help move our services into a container-based cloud-native architecture
  • Understand and solve performance issues and faults from a low-level perspective

Your qualification
  • Evidence of excellent programming skills with successful completion of a university degree or similar education as well as relevant programming experience
  • Solid software engineering skills in Python, Scala and/or Java
  • Intricate knowledge of OOP, data structures, design patterns, clean coding practices, development standards and testing
  • Expertise in Linux systems
  • Ability to leverage Debugging and Profiling
  • Solid understanding of concurrent execution and parallel processing
  • A good understanding of cloud native applications and related open source technologies
  • Ability to deliver Cloud infrastructure architectures involving compute, storage, network, data and services
  • Knowledge of SQL, in particular the MySQL dialect and NoSQL data stores like Redis
  • Familiarity with modern development concepts such as continuous integration (CI/CD)
  • Experience with distributed computing (e.g. Spark) and cluster management systems such as Mesos/Kubernetes is a plus
  • Strong passion for sharing knowledge and professional self growth
Our favorite benefits

Extensive training and further education opportunities

Homeoffice option
What we offer
  • A committed and friendly team that is passionate about technology and media
  • Fast decision-making processes and an open company culture
  • Organizational mindfulness and a sustainable management
  • Healthy team lunch, beverages and fresh fruit daily
  • Company sports such as yoga & pilates
  • A family-friendly company with its own company daycare
  • Company events and trips
  • Great office in the heart of Berlin-Mitte with lots of space for creative work
  • Excellent development and career opportunities
  • Hacky Friday

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Any more questions?
plista is a global platform for data-driven native advertising in premium editorial environments and offers advertisers and publishers direct, single-source access to a broad portfolio of native solutions. With its proprietary real-time Recommendation Technology, plista is able to deliver both content and advertising that matches users’ individual interests – across all channels and devices. plista’s native ad formats stand out through their strong engagement character and enable advertisers to efficiently target audiences along the entire sales funnel. At the same time, thousands of premium publishers are working successfully with plista in order to achieve outstanding content monetization, increased website stickiness and sustainable traffic growth.

Have we caught your interest? Find out more about plista here: Please send your application documents including your earliest possible start date and salary expectations.

Dear Headhunters! We are hiring all positions on our own, so we are not interested in any recruiting services! Thanks for your understanding. 

Carolina Düerkop
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