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Zeta is looking for backend engineers with great talent and potential to join us! We are seeking experienced, energetic, and self-starting technologists to join the Data Cloud team. Our Data Cloud team is responsible for the Zeta Identity Graph platform, which captures billions of behavioral, demographic, environmental, and transactional signals, for people-based marketing.

As part of this team, the backend engineer will be designing and growing our existing audience generation platform, implementing the product features, code and unit test product features, review product documentation, support quality assurance team, support proof of concept activities, diagnose and fix product problems/bugs. 

As a Senior Backend Engineer, your responsibilities will include:
• Independently and cooperatively understanding business requirements, designing and implementing core components for the audience generation platform
• Designing, implementing application code to satisfy product requirements
• Strengthening development and release processes within the team
• Ensuring high product quality through rigorous code reviews and unit tests
• Fixing bugs and implementing enhancements
• Taking ownership of a significant product component in design and implementation

We are looking for exceptional talent with superior academic credentials and a solid foundation in computer sciences and distributed systems design and development.

The candidate will have had at least 5 years of experience developing scalable, robust software platforms using  Python/Ruby/Java or an equivalent language. An undergraduate degree in Computer Science (or a related field) from a university where the primary language of instruction is English is strongly desired. Strong communication skills in a large distributed development team environment are essential.

• 5+ years of object-oriented Python software development
• 5+ years software engineering experience (or M.S. Computer Science with 3+ years of relevant
• B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science or related field
• Proficient with relational databases and Advanced SQL
• Proven ability to build large, reliable, scalable infrastructure -- you've directly contributed to
scaling a highly-trafficked website or web application
• Very experienced with REST APIs, web application deployment and software design principles
• Comfortable troubleshooting complex data and systems interaction problems
• Comfortable creating and interpreting BPMN and UML design documentation
• Ability to communicate technical concepts clearly and concisely in oral and written form
• Independent contributor, motivated self-learner and team player
• Experience with Kafka, Storm, Flask, Django, Postgres, Redshift, Redis, Elasticsearch
• Experience with Spark, Hive, Cassandra, Airflow, Looker, and Docker is nice to have

About Zeta Global
Zeta Global is a  data-powered marketing technology company with a heritage of innovation and industry leadership. Founded in 2007 by entrepreneur David A. Steinberg and John Sculley, former CEO of Apple Inc and Pepsi-Cola, the Company combines the industry’s 3rd largest proprietary data set (2.4B+ identities) with Artificial Intelligence to unlock consumer intent, personalize experiences and help our clients drive business growth.

Our technology runs on the Zeta Marketing Platform, which powers ‘end to end’ marketing programs for some of the world’s leading brands. With expertise encompassing all digital marketing channels – Email, Display, Social, Search and Mobile – Zeta orchestrates acquisition and engagement programs that deliver results that are scalable, repeatable and sustainable.


Zeta Global is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, ancestry, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, medical condition, disability, veterans status, or any other basis protected by law.

Zeta Global Recognized in Enterprise Marketing Software and Cross-Channel Campaign Management Reports by Independent Research Firm



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Senior Software Engineer - Data Cloud
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