Senior Software Engineer- Ai & Robotics
Who we are?
Groupon’s mission is to become the daily habit in local commerce and fulfil our purpose of building strong communities through thriving small businesses by connecting people to a vibrant, global marketplace for local services, experiences and goods.
In the process, we’re positively impacting the lives of millions of customers and merchants globally. Even with thousands of employees spread across multiple continents, we still maintain a culture that inspires innovation, rewards risk-
taking and celebrates success. If you want to take more ownership of your career, then you're ready to be part of Groupon.
Our Engineering Team in Katowice builds fully integrated AI experiences for customer use cases and Groupon employees around the world.
This includes building tools and services that drive for efficiency, developing conversational AI chatbots, optimizing business processes by putting Robotic Process Automation into action, as well as advanced data analytics and real-
time data streaming. Our Team drives millions of dollars of value to Groupon.
Whom are we looking for?
Are you a passionate and energetic technology enthusiast eager to work on a range of technologies and solve real business problems at scale?
Do you get a little obsessed with the details and have a passion for experimentation?
We're looking for a software engineer keen to work in a dynamic environment in an autonomous, self-organized, and collaborative agile teams that have the ownership of the products they build.
We want you to apply and utilize emerging technologies and techniques, and put your ideas into action.
What you will do?
Design and implement services and systems within the enterprise
Collaborate with passionate people on designing, building, and running services that serve our users at global scale
Mentor junior team members on industry best practices
Partner with Product Managers on shaping the product
Gain a deep understanding of our core business to work on effective solutions that address real business problems and drive revenue goals
Drive and deliver high-performance technical solutions that come from better architecture, not just better code
Collaborate with Groupon engineering teams across the globe
At least 4+ years of experience in software development industry
Hands on experience in TDD and test automation techniques
Deep understanding of SOA and Microservices architecture
Hands on experience with CI and CD
Experience in working with relational and / or noSQL databases
Knowledge of AI use cases and their application
Experience in designing and working with RESTful APIs
Excellent troubleshooting and problem solving skills
Nice to have :
Experience in front-end development (HTML, CSS, Angular, React.js)
Familiarity with Docker
Experience with Node.js
Track record of applying AI or Chatbots into a real product
B.S. or M.S. degree in Computer Science
What engineers do we value?
Customer-focused : We believe that doing what’s right for the customer is ultimately what will drive our business forward.
Obsessed with Quality : Your Production code Just Works & scales linearly
Team players : you believe that more can be achieved together. You listen to feedback and also provide supportive feedback to help others grow / improve.
Fast learners : We are willing to disrupt our existing business to trial new products and solutions. You love learning how to use new technologies and then rapidly apply them to new problems.
Pragmatic : We do things quickly to learn what our customers desire. You know when it’s appropriate to take shortcuts that don’t sacrifice quality or maintainability.
Owners : Engineers at Groupon know how to positively impact the business.