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At Nielsen, we believe that career growth is a partnership. You ultimately own, fuel and set the journey. By joining our team of nearly 14,000 associates, you will become part of a community that will help you to succeed. We champion you because when you succeed, we do too. Embark on a new initiative, explore a fresh approach, and take license to think big, so we can all continuously improve. We enable your best to power our future.


  • Design and implement new features and enhancements to our complex analytics products.
  • Analyze requirements, and propose solutions using software modules.
  • Use programming languages, data management tools, and orchestration tools to implement designs.
  • Integrate solutions with internal services.
  • Lead group brainstorming and problem-solving sessions, conduct training sessions on high value technical topics, and provide technical support to colleagues.
  • Use workflow tools to keep track of tasks, manage quality, and help with developer productivity.
  • Develop proficiency with Nielsen’s internal platforms, help teammates navigate technical blockers, and perform code reviews.
  • Provide technical feedback and mentorship, facilitate discussions around solution implementation, and merge changes after successful peer reviews.


  • Master’s or Bachelor’s degree (U.S. or foreign equivalent) in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related information technology field.
  • Requires three (3) years of experience (with Master’s) or five (5) years of experience (with Bachelor’s) in the job offered or a related software development role.
  • Prior experience must include three (3) years of experience in/with: one or more modern programming language, such as Java, Scala, Python, GO lang
  • Version control tools like Git; repository tools such as Gitlab and Github.
  • Issue tracking tools like Jira
  • Working with Linux or other Unix-based operating systems.
  • Prior experience must include two (2) years of experience in/with: SQL and relational databases such as PostgreSQL, MySQL, or Oracle;
  • Prior experience must include two (2) years of experience in/with: big data systems such as Hadoop, Spark, or EMR; cloud services including AWS S3, AWS RDS, and EC2.

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