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alaTest is the world's leading aggregator and analyst of Product Reviews, using award winning technologies including Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Machine Learning and Scrum/Kanban. We aggregate millions of product reviews every day from more than 3,000 international websites and magazines.


Brands use our online tools to manage their review content and understand consumer opinions. Consumers can visit our websites, currently in 19 countries and languages, to discover what products are the best for them.


Together with European insurance services provider VanAmeyde.com we developed a cloud based product appraisal tool ValueChecker.net, that is now quickly becoming popular in Insuretech.


alaTest headquarters is in Central Stockholm with beautiful view over the Riddarfjärden, Old Town and City Hall.


jobs

Current Vacancies in Stockholm

Senior Software Developers joining our Stockholm HQ team

We are now looking for Senior Software Developers to join our Stockholm HQ team.

alaTest tech team works with various state-of-the-art technologies to provide unique global review solutions. We collect review data from thousands of international review websites and magazines, develop and maintain data-flow and ETL processes to load and structure data, use machine learning and natural language processing to analyze the millions of reviews and deliver the content to our clients via REST APIs and feeds. We have a heterogeneous platform developed in Python and Java using open source software and a combination of battle-hardened solutions like MySQL and Solr.


About you


You are comfortable with and interested in shared ownership of code, agile development, and open source technologies. You have interest in both development of data delivery solutions and database development and administration. As a person, you are motivated by developing creative solutions with innovative technology, you like to take responsibility and show initiative, and are comfortable in a dynamic and entrepreneurial environment. You take a pragmatic approach to problem solving, but always maintain a strong focus on quality.


What we offer


Our team works with a variety of technologies, offering the possibility to get involved in both new development and maintaining core technologies. We offer a great place to grow, with a great view of the Old Town and even better coffee!


Requirements

  • A working knowledge of Python, and Java
  • An understanding of PHP, HTML, CSS
  • Experience and ability in software version control
  • Strong experience with SQL, database design and data manipulation
  • An education in computer sciences or mathematics. B.Sc., M.Sc. or PhD is a plus
  • 3+ years professional experience
  • Proficient in data structures and algorithms
  • Proficient working in UNIX/Linux environment
  • A genuine passion for the web, new technologies, and open source software
  • Excellent command of English (Swedish is NOT required)
  • You must be authorized to work in Sweden

Experience of some of the following techniques is a plus: ETL, Data Warehousing, Solr/ElasticSearch, Data Mining, Natural Language Processing, Statistics, Correlation Methods, REST APIs

Responsibilities

  • Develop robust software and designs
  • Maintain and further refine our database and technical platform
  • Problem solving and performance tuning in SQL and Python
  • Stay abreast of the latest technologies with a view to introducing new development techniques and tools that improve alaTest practices
  • Proactively solve client issues


Please end your application in English with a short personal introduction and CV to us as soon as possible to jobs-tech@alatest.com. Please reference 'Senior Software Developer Application' in your application.


Frontend Developers joining our Stockholm HQ team

We are now looking for Frontend Developers to join our Stockholm HQ team.

alaTest tech team works with various state-of-the-art technologies to provide unique global review solutions. We collect review data from thousands of international review websites and magazines, develop and maintain data-flow and ETL processes to load and structure data, use machine learning and natural language processing to analyze the millions of reviews and deliver the content to our clients via REST APIs and feeds. We have a heterogeneous platform developed in Python and Java using open source software and a combination of battle-hardened solutions like MySQL and Solr.


About you


You are comfortable with and interested in shared ownership of code, agile development, and open source technologies. You have interest in both development of data delivery solutions and database development and administration. As a person, you are motivated by developing creative solutions with innovative technology, you like to take responsibility and show initiative, and are comfortable in a dynamic and entrepreneurial environment. You take a pragmatic approach to problem solving, but always maintain a strong focus on quality.


What we offer


Our team works with a variety of technologies, offering the possibility to get involved in both new development and maintaining core technologies. We offer a great place to grow, with a great view of the Old Town and even better coffee!


Requirements

  • A working knowledge of Javascript, HTML and CSS
  • An understanding of Python or Java
  • Experience with a frontend framework like Angular or React
  • Experience and ability in software version control
  • Experience with SQL, database design and data manipulation
  • An education in computer sciences or mathematics. B.Sc., M.Sc. or PhD is a plus
  • 3+ years professional experience
  • Proficient in data structures and algorithms
  • Proficient working in UNIX/Linux environment
  • A genuine passion for the web, new technologies, and open source software
  • Excellent command of English (Swedish is NOT required)
  • You must be authorized to work in Sweden

Responsibilities

  • Develop robust software and designs
  • Maintain and further refine our database and technical platform
  • Stay abreast of the latest technologies with a view to introducing new development techniques and tools that improve alaTest practices
  • Proactively solve client issues


Please end your application in English with a short personal introduction and CV to us as soon as possible to jobs-tech@alatest.com. Please reference 'Frontend Developer Application' in your application.