Java Web Developer

Nosto, Helsinki, Finland


Helsinki, Berlin, London, Stockholm, Finland
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Does transforming the way a trillion dollar industry operates sound like an exciting challenge? Do you thrive on having a huge impact and a high level of responsibility and accountability? Great, you’ll fit right in.

Founded in Helsinki, Finland, in 2011, Nosto’s mission is to transform the way people shop online by personalising the online shopping experience. With a “plug and play” implementation Nosto enables online stores of all size to benefit from its technology -­ automating marketing activities and increasing conversion, customer retention and store revenues as a result. Nosto transforms boring online stores into rich, personalised shopping experiences. Nosto currently works with 1200 online stores around the world and is expanding rapidly across Europe.

-Nosto is hiring a Java Web Developer in Helsinki, Finland-

Nosto is seeking a senior-level Java Web Developer who has strong experience in development of high-availability, high-throughput systems. We are looking for very strong Java and web development skills combined with ability to develop from concept to working solution. You will work with the core-product team as a Senior Java Web Developer within a collaborative agile development team.

The R&D team is responsible for building Nosto’s SaaS offering, an online marketing & recommendations engine targeted mainly for online retailers. The service already responds to over 100M requests daily and is being built for a lot larger scale. The work involves lots of green-field development and solving interesting problems. The team is highly technical and pulls together to get things done. The approach for building the system is agile, new versions of the service are usually deployed every day.

In short, we are seeking for an experienced developer who can innovate and execute on good ideas. We focus on good engineering and shipping cool stuff, while having a fun time doing it.


- Writing high quality, robust code that will scale with the business
- Developing scalable applications in a dynamic environment, primarily using Java


- Passion to climb that hill (but typically you will be deploying to production in your first week here…)
- Preferably more than 3 years of experience in Java and web development, but provable skills are more important than track records from early 90’s
- Experience in some of the following can be considered also a big plus: Javascript, Ruby, MongoDB, Cassandra, AWS, Machine learning, Data mining, Statistics, Play, Redis, Git, Capistrano

What we respect:

- Hands-on approach and ability to develop from concept to a working product
- Experience from large data processing, data mining and scalability

What we offer:

- You’ll be part of the Nosto core team
- A job as one of the leading developers in Nosto
- R&D where we actually do R and not just D
- Environment where you can steer the product’s destination and what you get to develop
- Office at beautiful and safe Helsinki city center
- A global mindset with international customers and offices in multiple cities around Europe
- A salary, which keeps experienced professional satisfied money-wise
- A new dream job that you didn’t thought existing

Job Type: Full time

Created: 19/08/2014

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