Senior Software Engineer, Java/Scala

Company Description

Oath, a subsidiary of Verizon, is a values-led company committed to building brands people love. We are a leader in digital and mobile media with a global house of 50+ brands. Oath's portfolio of brands includes HuffPost, Tumblr, Yahoo, TechCrunch, BUILD, Engadget and MAKERS. Oath is shaping the digital future.

Job Description

Big Data Engineer

  • London, United Kingdom

  • Full-time

The Team
We hire people who love the Internet, but can see its cracks... and future, too. We look for people who are exceptionally imaginative, collaborative, and truly excited about tech. Our Data Platform team is currently looking for talented engineers who can design, implement and support robust, scalable and high quality solutions. As a member of the team, you will be helping brands advertise through our video platform using technologies such as Hadoop MapReduce, Java, Spark, Scala and NoSQL databases.


  • Java or Scala based professional development experience with Big Data emphasis; or a strong desire to work in Big Data 

  • A strong eye for tuning and performance

  • Ability to work cross-functionally to resolve technical, procedural, and operational issues

  • A passion for software development and delivering quality code.

Advantage to have

  • Strong scripting skills to perform data/file manipulation

  • Experience with NoSQL databases

The Recruitment Process

  • If your application is successful you will be invited for a telephone interview to discuss your skills in more detail.

  • We will then schedule a telephone interview with an engineer and ask you to complete a technical assessment in your own time.

  • If your technical skills qualify for the role we will invite you to our offices in the heart of Old Street to meet with the hiring manager and team to see if it is a great fit for both you and Oath!

    Applications close 8th September 2017

Additional Information

EEO/AA Women, Minorities, Veterans, Individuals with Disabilities Employer: Oath offers a competitive salary and benefits package. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or other protected category.

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