We are now looking for Senior Software Developers to join our Stockholm HQ team.
alaTest tech team works with various state-of-the-art technologies to provide unique global review solutions. We collect review data from thousands of international review websites and magazines, develop and maintain data-flow and ETL processes to load and structure data, use machine learning and natural language processing to analyze the millions of reviews and deliver the content to our clients via REST APIs and feeds. We have a heterogeneous platform developed in Python and Java using open source software and a combination of battle-hardened solutions like MySQL and Solr.
What we offer
You are comfortable with and interested in shared ownership of code, agile development, and open source technologies. You have interest in both development of data delivery solutions and database development and administration. As a person, you are motivated by developing creative solutions with innovative technology, you like to take responsibility and show initiative, and are comfortable in a dynamic and entrepreneurial environment. You take a pragmatic approach to problem solving, but always maintain a strong focus on quality.
Our team works with a variety of technologies, offering the possibility to get involved in both new development and maintaining core technologies. We offer a great place to grow, with a great view of the Old Town and even better coffee!
A working knowledge of Python, and Java
An understanding of PHP, HTML, CSS
Experience and ability in software version control
Strong experience with SQL, database design and data manipulation
An education in computer sciences or mathematics. B.Sc., M.Sc. or PhD is a plus
3+ years professional experience
Proficient in data structures and algorithms
Proficient working in UNIX/Linux environment
A genuine passion for the web, new technologies, and open source software
Excellent command of English (Swedish is NOT required)
You must be authorized to work in Sweden
Experience of some of the following techniques is a plus: ETL, Data Warehousing, Solr/ElasticSearch, Data Mining, Natural Language Processing, Statistics, Correlation Methods, REST APIs
- Develop robust software and designs
- Maintain and further refine our database and technical platform
- Problem solving and performance tuning in SQL and Python
Stay abreast of the latest technologies with a view to introducing new development techniques and tools that improve alaTest practices
Proactively solve client issues
Please end your application in English with a short personal introduction and CV to us as soon as possible to firstname.lastname@example.org
. Please reference 'Senior Software Developer Application
' in your application.