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Software Engineer – Nielsen/Gracenote Sports – 37304

Technology and Engineering – USA New York, New York

Nielsen/Gracenote Sports is the premier provider of analytics and insights within the growing sports industry, offering the most reliable source of independent and holistic market data in the industry and the most complete view of consumer trends and habits worldwide. Combining solutions from sponsorship effectiveness to fan data capabilities with Nielsen’s understanding of consumer behavior and media consumption means Nielsen Sports is uniquely positioned to help businesses maximize their commercial success.

We are looking for a passionate engineer to help drive our effort for working on analyzing sports content on social media sites. Working closely with product and engineering teams, you will help drive develop critical solutions for Nielsen clients that will help expand our footprint in the brand detection space.

The Ideal Candidate Would Have

    • 3-5 years of development experience (Java preferred, but not required)
    • BS or MS in a STEM field, or equivalent work experience
    • Knowledge of DB technologies, (MySQL or equivalent)
    • Elasticsearch or similar experience
    • Familiarity with Web Services and network standards (e.g. DNS, HTTP, REST, API Gateways, OAuth)
    • Cloud based development experience (AWS is preferred)
    • Experience with Kubernetes
    • Experience with working with geographically dispersed teams
    • Great communication skills

To find out more, please email , or apply online.

About Nielsen

Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE: NLSN) is a global measurement and data analytics company that provides the most complete and trusted view available of consumers and markets worldwide. Our approach marries proprietary Nielsen data with other data sources to help clients around the world understand what’s happening now, what’s happening next, and how to best act on this knowledge. For more than 90 years Nielsen has provided data and analytics based on scientific rigor and innovation,continually developing new ways to answer the most important questions facing the media, advertising, retail and fast-moving consumer goods industries. An S&P 500 company, Nielsen has operations in over 100countries, covering more than 90% of the world’s population. For more information, visit .

Nielsen 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.

Job Type: Regular

Primary Location: New York , New York

Secondary Locations: , , ,

Travel: No


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