Senior Software Engineer
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Chicago, IL 60606
Senior Software Engineer?-?37063
Technology and Engineering?-?USA?Chicago, Illinois?
If you are a Senior Software Engineer who likes to work on cutting-edge technologies in an environment that gives you the freedom to explore, play, and learn, then Nielsen is the right place for you! Join a close-knit, passionate team that collaborates in an Agile environment to develop great technology. We encourage professional growth opportunities and invest in your personal development. ?Bring your experience with Java to help as we extend the capabilities of our Connected Buy system: https://www.nielsen.com/us/en/solutions/capabilities/connected-system.html
? ?Design and develop highly available, low-latency, cloud-native Java applications to enable our clients to access our data and insights in a timely manner.?
? ?Develop highly efficient data access RESTful APIs against data stored Relational and No-SQL databases.
? ?Analyze and design data models and data production processes by working with a team of data scientists, engineers, and product leaders. ?
? ?Actively participate in troubleshooting exercises to keep our system available for our clients. ?
? ?Constantly learn and evaluate new technologies/frameworks and actively contribute to growing our Platform capabilities.
? ?Collaborate with small teams that will lead projects from beginning to end, including working with product management, gathering requirements, brainstorming solutions, building final applications and testing.
? ?Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science or relevant engineering field plus 5+ years of solid software development experience.
? ?Hands-on experience in Java with deep expertise in Java Collection framework and familiarity with common algorithms.?
? ?Familiarity with Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment tools such as Jenkins
? ?Knowledge of Spark and Scala will be beneficial. ?
We?re in tune with what the world is watching, buying, and everything in between. If you can think of it, we?re measuring it. We sift through the small stuff and piece together big pictures to provide a comprehensive understanding of what?s happening now and what?s coming next for our clients. Today?s data is tomorrow?s marketplace revelation.
We like to be in the middle of the action. That?s why you can find us at work in over 100 countries. From global industry leaders to small businesses, consumer goods to media companies, we work with them all. We?re bringing in data 24/7 and the possibilities are endless. See what?s next with us at Nielsen: careers.nielsen.com
Nielsen is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.
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