Senior Software Engineer (Sitecore Discover)

Engineering & Technology Athens, Greece


Description

About Us: 

Our mission is to elevate leading brands through unforgettable digital connections with their customers. Sitecore delivers a composable digital experience platform that empowers the world’s smartest and largest brands to build lifelong relationships with their customers. 

A highly decorated industry leader, Sitecore is the leading company bringing together content, commerce, and data into one connected platform that delivers millions of digital experiences every day. Thousands of blue-chip companies including American Express, Porsche, Starbucks, L’Oréal, and Volvo Cars rely on Sitecore to provide more engaging, personalized experiences for their customers. Learn more at Sitecore.com

Sitecore’s foundation is our diverse group of passionate, smart, innovative, and collaborative individuals located across four continents and over 25 countries. Having a wide range of perspectives, experiences, and skills is what makes us the company we are today. The Sitecore values are what drive and unite us across the globe.

Sitecore Discover:  

Sitecore Discover is an AI-powered digital commerce experience platform that listens to the behaviors of each individual shopper, utilizes Artificial Intelligence to calculate their preferences and intent, and then responds to every moment-to-moment interaction by displaying the most relevant content and products in real-time and across the digital touchpoints that matter most—including preview and site search, product and content recommendations, product and content listing and landing pages, email recommendations and content as a service. 

Leading retail brands such as Skechers, DSW, Petco, RiteAid, and many others, rely on Sitecore Discover’s platform. Founded by pioneers in Artificial Intelligence and most recently awarded the Best eCommerce Conversion Solution by SIIA in 2021, Sitecore Discover combines individual shopper insights, product intelligence, and AI to solve the product discoverability gap and create more relevant and impactful eCommerce experiences. Sitecore Discover enjoys a rich culture of innovation. 

About the Role: 

We strive to develop cutting-edge technologies that will be used by the world’s best-known companies. Join us to create and innovate one of the best search technologies in the market. 

You will drive innovation and implement new core components of our platform as well as help scale our development processes. You will also help drive strategic decisions around technology as well as be hands-on in the development of major software systems. 

What You’ll Do: 

  • Use your experience in large-scale distributed systems, concurrency, multithreading, and synchronization to push the boundaries of our platform and re-imagine the art of the possible 
  • Take end-to-end responsibility for the design, implementation, and delivery of multiple major components of the platform
  • Support our microservice deployments 
  • Act as a mentor to other engineers and assist in hiring future engineers 
  • Closely work together with the product development team 
  • Research new technologies and tools to improve business processes besides actively participating in architecture and strategy initiatives 

What You Need to Succeed: 

  • Extensive experience in building software solutions with Java, Golang or Python 
  • Experience designing and building distributed, large-scale back-end systems and REST-based APIs 
  • Experience designing microservice architectures 
  • Strong understanding and experience with at least one cloud provider, preferably AWS 
  • Proficient in operating ecosystem with exposure to continuous delivery and test-driven development 

Additional Skills That Could Set You Apart: 

  • Have a broad knowledge of software architecture, microservice design, container orchestration and cloud concepts 
  • Experience in one or more of the following technologies: Elasticsearch, MongoDB, Kafka 

Why you should click ‘Apply’: 

  • Growth! We are tapping into an exciting $30B market opportunity that is still very much in its infancy and feels it’s never been a better time to join Sitecore as we look to grow by 30% YoY. Growth for us means growth for you and your career. 
  • Great team and company culture! You can find out more about our company culture and learn about our commitment to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace, on our YouTube Channel. Thanks to the work of every employee globally, Sitecore has been recognized for its award-winning Culture by Comparably.  

How we hire: 

At Sitecore, we put a lot of care and time into whom we hire. We believe that in order to build the best products, we need to build high-impact teams. Our recruitment process centers around what we call the Life Story interview, a conversational-style interview where we get to learn more about you. 
 
Sitecore is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity without unlawful regard to race, color, ancestry, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other local legally protected characteristic. 

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