Software Engineer, Data About the role We're looking for Software Engineers to build data products and help us improve our platform capabilities. Auto Trader makes data-informed decisions; we discuss and build solutions collaboratively, identifying areas and patterns in how we use our data, enabling our platform users to self-serve their needs. We have teams working on a wide range of applications; from building the core data platform capabilities through to teams using insight to build specialized user experiences for our customers. We are at the cutting edge of applying data technologies to solve problems and you can expect to work with a range of technologies including dbt, Kotlin/Java, Python, Apache Spark and Kafka. Software Engineer Benefits and more We're offering a salary between £35,000 and £60,000 dependent on experience, and a flexible benefits package to support your health and well-being. You'll have 28 days holiday per year, and that's in addition to bank holidays and half day closures on Christmas and New Year's Eve. Our Aviva pension scheme offers between 5% to 7% employer contributions depending on the percentage you choose to contribute, and we provide Bupa healthcare cover for all of our employees. Our employee assistance programme, enhanced parental leave and share-save options and are just some of the other benefits on offer should you decide to join us. Career development is something that we're passionate about at Auto Trader, and we all develop and learn things differently. Whether you attend an external conference, utilise a LinkedIn Learning license or choose one of our in-house masterclasses, there's something for everyone. Our hybrid working model gives you a range of options, including combining office with home working and flexible start and finish times. Find out more about Connected Working here, or speak to a member of our resourcing team. What We're Looking For Software Engineering skills (we don t mind what language you have experience in, but you must be comfortable learning new tech and tools) Experience in various continuous delivery practices to deploy, support and operate data pipelines Experience working across the full delivery chain, from data to products You will have an understanding of data modelling and experience with data engineering tools and platforms such as, Kafka, Spark, and Hadoop Strong team work ethic, communication and collaboration skills Although not a requirement, helpful experience includes: Messaging systems such as Apache Kafka or Google Pub/Sub Docker / Container Orchestration Working experience with Google Cloud Apply for this Software Engineer, Data today!