(Senior) Data Engineer (m/f) - XING Corporate

For a better working life

For a better working life

(Senior) Data Engineer (m/f)

XING is the social network for business professionals with millions of members all over the world. Help us shape the future – for a better working life! We currently have an opening at our headquarters in Hamburg.

Our new Grand Central team is responsible for identifying and developing new features based on users' behaviour. We will work together to create highly scalable solutions that serve more than 16 million users. At XING we work with the latest technologies in a highly international environment. If you want to get things done rather than sit in meetings, enjoy helping others and learning from them, you’re bound to have fun in our team.

A challenging task

  • Solve challenging problems related to data quality with state-of-the-art technologies.
  • Implement services dealing with massive amounts of data and a high number of concurrent users.
  • Collaborate with other teams and products to gather and aggregate high volumes of data.
  • Work on services and products that will be used by millions of users every day.

A convincing background

  • Strong theoretical and practical knowledge of statistics, information retrieval and integration. Excellent hands-on skills in exploring large datasets.
  • Solid programming skills (preferably in Scala or Ruby). At least 2 years of experience with SQL.
  • Experience in technologies and frameworks like Spark, Hadoop, Flink, Kafka or Cassandra is preferred, but not mandatory.
  • Experience with real-time processing, machine learning, big data and distributed systems.
  • Proficient English language skills (German not required).

An inspiring environment

XING offers a dynamic environment located in the centre of Hamburg. As well as flexible working hours, you’ll have an opportunity to unleash your skills and acquire new ones. We offer a wide range of training courses in addition to German, English and Spanish lessons, regular team and offsite events, and lots of fun. We also provide free drinks and organic fruit as well as a Proficard public transport ticket, restaurant vouchers and travel insurance. And let’s not forget the smartphone or iPad that you can use privately. You’ll also be provided with a high-end Macbook Pro, and our offices have table football tables. If you’re feeling really sporty, we also have great gym deals, and various other benefits….

If this profile matches your expertise, experience and aspirations, we’d be delighted to receive your full application, including salary requirements and possible starting date.

We're an Open Source contributor (https://github.com/xing) and let the world know what we're doing (https://medium.com/xing-engineering) while also organising public user groups and coding events.



Jovana Vranic

Jovana Vranic


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