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1. Senior Software Engineer (Java) - Seattle, New York City

We’re seeking a talented Java Engineer to join our Rakuten PopShops team. This is an opportunity to work on one of the world’s largest product catalogs and optimize its applications for Search Engine and PLA Marketing.

About the Job

  • Work with our senior engineers to design a highly scalable custom feed generation solution
  • Extend services within a custom service oriented framework to implement the feed generation solution
  • Work within our Product Knowledge Engine to improve product and associated offer information
  • Provide technical partnership, guidance, and support to our Search Engine and PLA Marketing Services team
  • Be able to communicate with the management team effectively and clearly

Required Skills

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • 3+ years of demonstrable experience using Java
  • Must have strong abstraction abilities

Preferred Skills

  • Experience and interest in working with very large data sets, preferably in a MySQL environment
  • Internationalization
  • Strong knowledge of Linux
  • Previous knowledge of Search Engines and Comparison Shopping Engines

Benefits and perks include

  • Work with a highly motivated, fun, and winning team
  • Casual, fun work environment and relaxed dress code
  • Healthcare for employee, their families and domestic partners: Medical, Dental, Vision Coverage. Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Company Paid Short-Term & Long Term Disability Coverage and AD&D Coverage
  • Company Paid Life Insurance Coverage
  • Vacation Days and Paid Time Off Days
  • Company Designated Holidays

About Rakuten PopShops

Rakuten PopShops is a sub-division of Rakuten Marketing. Rakuten PopShops is the largest aggregator of online product and coupon content for the affiliate industry with over 4,000 participating retailers. PopShops is the engine behind product search and coupon content on tens of thousands of shopping portals. Rakuten PopShops offices are located in Pike Place Market in Seattle, WA.

About Rakuten Marketing

Rakuten Marketing is a leading provider of full service online marketing solutions, specializing in the areas of affiliate marketing, retargeting, display, search marketing, lead generation, and loyalty. Our clients include Fortune 500 Companies, as well as small to mid-size businesses. The company is headquartered in New York City and has additional offices in San Francisco, Seattle, Chicago, Tampa, Salt Lake City, London, Sydney and Tokyo. As part of Rakuten, Inc., one of the world’s leading Internet service companies, Rakuten Marketing includes: Rakuten LinkShare, Rakuten MediaForge, and Rakuten PopShops.

About Rakuten, Inc.

Rakuten, Inc. (JASDAQ: 4755), is highly ranked as one of the Most Innovative Companies in the World by Forbes Magazine. Rakuten provides a variety of consumer and business-focused services including e-commerce, e-reading, travel, banking, securities, credit card, e-money, portal & media, online marketing and professional sports.