University degree ideally in computer science or similar technical disciplines
5+ years of experience in software engineering
Strong hands-on experience with either Go or Python Knowledge on both languages would be a big plus
Experience with designing and consuming APIs (REST, RPC)
Experience in building scalable distributed systems, complex web-applications, and data processing pipelines
Entrepreneurial spirit with desire to work in an agile start-up environment
Excited about learning and gathering new technologies and related tools to introduce to the team in order to grow the agile development environment
Strong integrity, humility and tact; excited about working in a startup environment with young and motivated colleagues
Cloud knowledge and experience on AWS and/or Azure is a big plus
Experience with C#, .NET, React would be a plus
Experience with DevOps tools like Docker, Kubernetes, Jenkins, Ansible is a plus
Experience in building products with analytics engine is a plus
Experience with distributed computing, big data technologies (Hadoop, Spark, Hive, etc.) is a plus
WHO YOU'LL WORK WITH
You’ll be based in Munster and be a member of Periscope’s technology team in Europe.
Periscope is the asset based arm of McKinsey’s Marketing & Sales function and is at the leading edge of the new ways we serve clients.
Periscope™ by McKinsey, enables better commercial decisions by uncovering actionable insights. The Periscope platform combines world-leading intellectual property, prescriptive analytics, and cloud-based tools with expert support and training. It is a unique combination that drives revenue growth both now and in the future.
More than 25 solutions focused on insights, marketing, customer experience, performance, pricing, category, and sales optimization are powered by the Periscope platform. Periscope has a presence in 26 locations across 16 countries with a team of 650+ IT and business professionals and a network of 300+ experts. To learn more about how Periscope’s solutions and experts are helping businesses continually drive better performance, visit http://www.periscope-solutions.com/
WHAT YOU'LL DO
You will develop new products as well as enhancements to existing solutions, leveraging cloud technologies, and microservices architecture patterns.
You will be an active learner, identifying new open source libraries, using unfamiliar technologies and learning new programming languages to meet technical requirements.
You'll work with other senior engineers in the team, and own complete workstreams and be responsible for the complete development of different features for our products.
You'll identify and escalate technical barriers, dependencies or risks, ensure technical standards and best practices are followed at all times. You'll be busy with contributing code and participate in code reviews and facilitate breaking down user stories into technical tasks.