Junior Data Management Developer

Analytics Boston, Massachusetts


Position at Havas Media



Job Description | ARTEMIS ALLIANCE

Job Title

Data Developer junior


Tier 1 | 3-4: Entry


Havas Media


Middle Office




Manage People

Budget $




Reporting To

Data Platform Development Manager

Responsible For



MO Team, Suppliers


Job Summary


The Data Developer junior supports the technical development of new functionalities to continuously upgrade Havas self-service data management platforms.


S/He will contribute for leading Artemis growing software development function for the main Data Platform of Havas Media Group. S/He contributes to develop a high quality of service for the platform.


This role reports into the Data Development Manager.



Main Responsibilities


  • Data applications development
    • Software development of the platform
    • Contribute to the technical evolution of Havas self-service data solutions: development of new functionalities…
    • Work in coordination with other teams (Product, Operations, Architecture, Expertise)
    • Help in the definition, correction and improvement of internal development lifecycle methodologies to correct and improve current lifecycle and improve the interaction of the teams on the implementation, test and deployment process
    • Continuous improvement of the quality of the based on internal feedback or from users and other teams
    • Participate in the evolution of the Platform, helping the Product & Innovation team in the management of all the projects required to transition from the current platform to the future one.


Education & Languages



Master’s degree in computer science, engineering or related technical field


Previous Experience

0-2 years professional experience in software/online development

Language Skills


Excellent           Good                Fair              Preferable           Not Required


Excellent             Good             Fair             Preferable           Not Required






Key Competencies


          Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related technical field

          Internship or first experience in programming

          Experience working with Big Data environments: MPP databases (Greenplum would be ideal) and Hadoop are a must.

          Knowledge and experience on Java environments and application architectures that run on top of the data platform

          Strong working knowledge of SQL, PL/SQL. Well versed in web services (REST, Soap…)

          Technical expertise in most of the major data integration (ETL, API) and visualization software (Tableau, Qlikview…)

          Experience working within the IT procedures and data quality requirements.

          Proficiency in English is a must.

          Proactive and ability to initiate

          Good analytical problem-solving skills

          SCRUM or other Agile management experience

          Attention to quality, deadlines and delivery.

          Good communication skills, writing and oral, needed for interaction with global teams in both gathering of requirements and presenting solutions.

          Commitment to high quality, accuracy and attention to detail

          Excellent team working and collaboration spirit

          NoSQL environments experience is a plus

          Experience in Advertising/Media sector will be very valuable

          Greenplum and PostgreSQL specific experience appreciated