You Are Ready To Make An Impact
At Zalando Payments, we are processing all financial transactions of Zalando’s fashion store and other consumer facing apps. Starting with a flawless user experience in the checkout over the processing of the payments to reconciliation in the backend, we cover the entire financial process to boost conversion and deliver a competitive advantage to our customers through smart risk steering.
As a Senior Data Engineer at Zalando Payments, you’ll help us to shape the data infrastructure that supports our risk assessment models, responsible for processing Billions of euros every year. You’ll be involved into defining the data architecture and given the freedom to select the right mix of technologies to solve whichever problems come your way.
Your profile

You Are Setting Standards
Variety. You design, develop, deploy, operate and improve important software solutions that possibly impact millions of customers.
Autonomy. Based on our Microservices architecture, you and your team will own your code, and decide on the technologies and tools to deliver as well operate large-scale applications on PaaS/SaaS cloud (AWS).
Ownership. You and your team will work like a startup and take ownership for the whole development cycle - from architecture design to testing to implementation and maintenance.
Excellence. You will join a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest standards when it comes to the quality of your code and implementation. You will add value by leveraging current trends in software design, architecture and web services.
You Are
Skilled. In working with production-ready code in at least one JVM language (preferably Scala) and have prior experience in the big data technology landscape. E.g. databases, No-SQL data stores, distributed systems, big data processing frameworks (preferably with Spark)
Courageous. In taking ownership and being accountable for the results of your decisions.
Motivated. In making a positive impact on our engineering culture and encouraging knowledge sharing.
Ambitious. In delivering products that re-define the customer experience and making bold decisions about the means and tools of delivery and operation.
You Benefit From
Culture. Culture of trust and empowerment, open source commitment, meetups, game nights, +70 internal technical and fun guilds, tech talks, product demos, Coderdojos, parties & events.
Perks. Competitive salary, 40% Zalando shopping discount, discounts from external partners, public transport discounts, relocation assistance for internationals, free drinks & fruits, hardware of your choice.
Development. Tour of Mastery, extensive onboarding, personal branding support, opportunity to attend and speak at conferences.
Work Environment. Self-organized, autonomous teams and flexible working hours.
Want to join us? Then go ahead and apply!
If you need guidance or have any questions about our hiring processes, please contact recruiter Taryn Louise Bonugli