Software Engineer (Data Collection Team) for SimilarWeb

Kyiv, Gulliver, Ukraine

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SimilarWeb measures the digital world. SimilarWeb’s Pro Platform unlocks the traffic and engagement statistics for any website or app, and is the only platform to offer global data at country specific levels.

The company was founded in 2009 and has raised $40 million dollars in funding led by Naspers and Lord David Alliance. SimilarWeb has global offices and representatives in the U.K., Dubai, Israel, Russia, Brazil, and Japan. SimilarWeb’s wealth of data combined with intuitive discovery tools uncover the pulse of the internet, that’s why SimilarWeb insights are often used in leading publications including Bloomberg Businessweek, Wall St. Journal, TechCrunch and the New York Times. SimilarWeb is used every day to help thousands of businesses, publishers, marketers and analysts to benchmark performance and find successful marketing strategies driving more traffic and opportunities. Companies that use SimilarWeb include Travelocity, Google, Taboola, KPMG, eBay and UBS.

SimilarWeb is the pioneer of market intelligence and the standard for understanding the digital world. SimilarWeb provides granular insights about any website or app across all industries in every region enabling the world's biggest brands like Airbnb, Walmart, HSBC, eBay and adidas to create the strategies necessary to win market share. The company has raised over $112M and has nearly 400 employees across eight global offices. SimilarWeb has been named one of Inc.com 15 Israeli Startups to Watch in 2017 and one of Business Insider’s Top 50 Enterprise Startups to Bet Your Career On. But if we want to continue helping the world’s biggest brands reimagine what is possible online, we need talented and driven individuals who are looking for the chance to make a real and tangible impact. Does this sound like you?

What makes the SimilarWeb R&D team awesome? We love data! At SimilarWeb you have the opportunity to work with it on a petabyte scale! As part of the team you will support everything from our multi million client side panel across all platforms through our massive ingest pipeline (Big data starts with ingesting even bigger data. Our Node.js, Kafka, Java, Python, Go pipeline is impressive!) We are solving some really complex problems with web server scale, algorithms on the client side, research of different OS’s and APIs, managing multi-million users products and more. Work with cutting edge technology - we often beta test the tech that other people will only discover next year!

We want you to get better and help you set goals and conquer them.

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Description

On behalf of SimilarWeb, Ciklum is looking for Software Engineer to join Kyiv team on full-time basis.

What makes the SimilarWeb R&D team awesome?

We love data! At SimilarWeb you have the opportunity to work with it on a petabyte scale!

As part of the team you will support everything from our multi million client side panel across all platforms through our massive ingest pipeline.

We are solving some really complex problems with web server scale, algorithms on the client side, research of different OS’s and APIs, managing multi million users products and more.

We have created a very impressive complicated infrastructure to validate the quality of our solution. And we are looking for a talented engineer to take the challenge and to make it even more impressive! Using latest technologies and making it fast, reliable, efficient, and simple to maintain.

Why choose SimilarWeb?

We believe that building a great product and a great company starts with finding amazing people and helping them grow and develop professionally and personally. At SimilarWeb, you’ll be surrounded by the most talented professionals and you’ll work across departments gaining skills and driving impact.

Responsibilities

  • Design & implement methods to effectively collect anonymous internet traffic from multi-millions devices.
  • Research, reverse engineer and find creative solutions to bring data
  • Develop both on client and server sides of the solution
  • Take major part in integrations with multiple partners
  • Contribute to the team development velocity and release quality confidence
  • Perform code reviews, evaluate implementations, and provide feedback about tools improvements

Requirements

  • At least 3+ years experience with one or more general purpose programming languages, including but not limited to: Python, C/C++, JavaScript, Java
  • Interest and ability to learn other coding languages as needed
  • Good understanding of Networking
  • Excellent team player with strong communication skills

Desirable

  • Experienced in BSc degree in Computer Science, a related technical field of study, or equivalent practical experience
  • Cloud technologies. S3, EC2, EMR or comparable services

What's in it for you

  • Unique working environment where you communicate and work directly with the Client
  • Competitive salary
  • Exposure to cutting-edge technologies
  • Comfortable office in Gulliver Business Center
  • Possibility to work in world-known and successful company
  • Business trips to Israel
  • Long-term employment
  • State of the art, cool, centrally located offices with warm atmosphere which creates really good working conditions