Software Developer

Full Time


Market Rate Salary Relocation Skills Training Training Budget Conference Budget Team Building Equipment Free Lunch Free Coffee Flexible Working

If you are an inspired and motivated Software Engineer who cares and thinks as much about the customer experience as you do about technology, you are the person we are looking for. You will be working in a small team and facing new challenges to improve Zalando’s advertising products. We love business oriented engineers with a good sense of humor.


  • You have 5+ years of experience, working as a Java Developer.
  • You are experienced in working with Spring (Spring MVC, Spring Data, Spring Boot etc…) and related frameworks.
  • You have working knowledge of Vert.x.
  • You are experienced in building, maintaining and improving large Web Applications and REST APIs.
  • You have strong knowledge of Object Oriented Principles and Design Patterns.
  • You are experienced in working with Relational and NoSql Databases.
  • You have strong sense of ownership, bias for action, urgency, and drive.
  • Experience within the ad tech industry is preferred.
  • Experience with Linux, Docker and AWS is a plus.


  • Design, develop and operate high-load transactional systems in the area of advertisement optimization (for example dynamic creative selection)
  • Maintain, optimize and extend our software infrastructure and toolings to improve our engineering productivity, software quality and operational excellence (high-availability, fault tolerance etc.)
  • Understand and communicate effectively with internal business customers, partners, and stakeholders


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