We show the world what people want.
Join GfK and help us shape tomorrow. As an NIQ company, we are the world's leading consumer intelligence firm, delivering the Full View™ on consumer behavior. We work to enable manufacturers and retailers better understand what consumers really want. Our name has inspired trust for over 89 years because we take pride in discovering new pathways to sustainable growth for our clients, our people, and our planet.
We are always looking for open-minded people who will grow with us, push boundaries, and pioneer disruptive methods in market research, data science, technology, and AI. If you share this passion to drive things forward and the integrity to insist on doing things the right way, we'll equip you to take your future into your own hands and play a leading role in our story.
Mission of the Role
You are a passionate software engineer who knows the ins and outs of software engineering and how it fits the broader software development lifecycle. Modelling the world, thinking in terms of design patterns, object-oriented design, functional programming, test driven development is your second nature. You have written several applications from scratch, and many are still in production to the delight of their users. You enjoy working in a team of likeminded professionals and keen to provide feedback on other's code as well as act on feedback received on yours. You are used to working in agile teams delivering small, incremental improvements through continuous delivery pipelines. You are proud of the quality, security and robustness of the code you write, and because you write your code with an in depth understanding of the execution environment these qualities translate to the systems you implement as well.
You are a self-starter and you understand why we are building things and bring suggestions and ideas on how to solve problems in the best way.
Experienced in and advocate, applying Software Engineering best practice.
Own features and drive them to delivery end to end, you will do this by working with a broad engineering team to break down product requirements into production ready, releasable components.
Provide solutions to problems across your functional areas, by demonstrating an ability to assess and improve existing software by applying all well-known Engineering Principles.
Help to create software that is scalable, testable, maintainable and of high quality
Have an appreciation of the benefits of TDD (Test Driven Development)
Experienced in a mature Agile environment.
Coordination with different roles and teams outside of your own
Work closely with Data Science teams
Highly experienced - Python 5+ years
Good experience of TDD and can demonstrate implementation.
Good experience with
HTTP web services
Strong knowledge of building data pipelines
It would be a nice addition if you have:
Data science models,
Domain Driven Design
Exciting work environment that brings people together.
Use the latest digital technologies.
Ongoing trainings to support your development.
Opportunities for personal and professional growth.
Great compensation and bonus scheme linked to individual performance and company results.
Flexible working hours and home office.
We are an ethical and honest company that is wholly committed to its clients and employees. We are proud to be an inclusive workplace for all and are committed to equal employment opportunity, focusing on all of our employees reaching their full potential.
We respect and value every employee regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sex, sexual orientation, age, personality, experience, culture, faith, socio-economic status, or physical or mental disabilities.
We endorse the core principles and rights set forth in the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights and the Social Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union, promoting the universal values of human dignity, freedom, equality, and solidarity.
Learn more about how we are driving diversity and inclusion in everything we do on: https://www.gfk.com/about-gfk/diversity-and-inclusion
At GfK we work collaboratively with our colleagues but offer a flexible working approach, including dividing our time between office & remote working as well as the opportunity to flex our working hours around team core hours.
We offer an exciting work environment that brings people together. We encourage an entrepreneurial and innovative spirit and make use of the latest digital technologies. We are looking for self-starters, who accept challenges and create solutions.
Can there be a better place to take center stage in the digital revolution? We are excited to get to know you!