Enter VEON, a revolutionary mobile internet platform that integrates powerful data analytics and artificial intelligence to finally put the user in control. With zero-rating as a fundamental component of the service, VEON allows users to stay connected for free, no matter the status of their data plan — even when they are out of credit. VEON’s fresh take on messaging capabilities enables users and communities to connect by voice, text, picture and video through a stunning designed interface. We are are already live in Italy where we have more than 30 million customers and we are building the future. We also announced exciting partnerships with MasterCard, Deezer and i.am+ (by Will.i.am
) and more very famous names are coming.
(From our CDO: "We have location data. We would know that in London, a football match ends at 10pm. Out of 50,000 attendees, over 11,000 have the Uber app installed. We provide that data to our partners, and imagine the awesomeness and magic that can happen").
We are now looking for an awesome Back End Software Developer Specialized in Erlang to join our team in Amsterdam.
You will develop micro services for the back end of the international VEON chat application
The challenge is huge and awesome as we will are building from scratch and at scale:
· The back end will have to face a very intensive load (Hundreds of millions of multimedia messages per day)
· There will be 12 countries in the end and we will need a global platform evolution roadmap which is compliant with business evolution roadmap (whether central or local)
· We have to manage different types of data (text, images, video, voices, events, …). And the definition of data will evolve over time.
You will be a technical mentor for the application team. This role encourages curiosity and constant problem solving and the learning curve is extreme .You will always be encouraged to constantly experiment with new technologies, platforms and frameworks.