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Technology is where the brightest minds in data and engineering connect, providing the essential measurement that helps fuel media businesses. The work this team does today will change the entertainment of tomorrow–the way we watch and listen to what we love.

Nielsen Global Media collects billions of data points on what consumers watch and buy. We study consumers in more than 100 countries, and help our clients globally identify unmet needs, develop new products and deliver them in an engaging way.  We are constantly evolving, not only in terms of where we measure, or who we measure, but in how our insights can help drive profitable growth.
We are presently looking for a Software Engineer II
In this role, you will be:
Responsible for developing and supporting software for Rich Media. Responsible for developing software that aids in the collection and processing of images. Design components of a software system. Provide detailed documentation for all software components and applications. Provide recommendations for continuous improvement. Work alongside other engineers on the team to elevate technology and consistently apply best practices. Work on core system components with minimal guidance. Code review peer contributions giving feedback for code quality. Work as part of a team to plan, develop, and implement high quality software solutions within the required timeframes using a Scrum-based methodology. Tools used: Aurora, Postgres, AWS, Kubernetes Docker and Ansible.
Minimum requirements: Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, or a related field with a technology focus (foreign equivalent degree acceptable) plus 3 years of experience in software development. This must include: 3 years of experience in: Agile methodologies such as Scrum and test-driven development. 2 years of experience in/with: AWS Cloud service; Python; Ruby; Kubernetes; Terraform; Docker; image processing, including Open-CV. A reasonable estimate of salary range for a new employee to be offered this role would be between $109,283 to $185,000 which would be adjusted based on each employee's geographic location. M-F, 40 hours/week.
As the arbiter of truth, Nielsen Global Media fuels the media industry with unbiased, reliable data about what people watch and listen to. To discover what’s true, we measure across all channels and platforms⁠—from podcasts to streaming TV to social media. And when companies and advertisers are armed with the truth, they have a deeper understanding of their audiences and can accelerate growth. Do you want to move the industry forward with Nielsen? Our people are the driving force. Your thoughts, ideas and expertise can propel us forward. Whether you have fresh thinking around maximizing a new technology or you see a gap in the market, we are here to listen and take action. Our team is made strong by a diversity of thoughts, experiences, skills, and backgrounds. You’ll enjoy working with smart, fun, curious colleagues, who are passionate about their work. Come be part of a team that motivates you to do your best work!  
The Nielsen Company (US), LLC is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.


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