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Software Engineers - Connectors



Software Engineering
Malmö, Sweden
Posted on Friday, September 22, 2023
About Neo4j:

Neo4j is the world’s leading graph data platform, and is one of the 20 most popular databases in the world, and the leader in the rapidly emerging Graph Database category. We’re building the technology that enables connected data to solve the world’s most pressing problems.

In fact, 75% of the world’s Fortune 100 companies use Neo4j for their mission critical applications. We’re building the technology that enables connected data to solve the world’s most pressing problems, such as helping to cure cancers, address diabetes, and get humans to Mars. We're proud to fight fraud, crush pandemics, and even help journalists uncover the truth.

Find out more at neo4j.com and follow us at @Neo4j.
Our Vision:

At Neo4j, we have always strived to help the world make sense of data.

As business, society and knowledge become increasingly connected, our technology promotes innovation by helping organizations to find and understand data relationships. We created, drive and lead the graph database category, and we’re disrupting how organizations leverage their data to innovate and stay competitive.

The Role

Here is your chance to be an early joiner of our recently formed team within our Engineering organization for building connectors, data ingestion tools and streaming APIs between the Neo4j database and other platforms! We are now looking for an experienced engineer who would like to be a major contributor to the design and development of new Neo4j data integration solutions with us.

We are in the process of designing and building a new generation of connectors for Neo4j, making our database accessible from a wider range of environments including widely used big data and data warehouse products in the cloud and on-premises, while also helping improve the core database’s data ingestion capabilities with new features.

What You'll Do:

  • Be part of designing and architecting how to build future connectors for the Neo4j database
  • Build and maintain new connectors for various technologies
  • Design new streaming/data ingestion APIs to make Neo4j faster and easier to use for our customers
  • When necessary work across teams to enhance our core database features

What You'll bring to this role:

  • You have 3+ years of experience developing production level software
  • You have experience designing multi-threaded systems and algorithms
  • You are proficient in at least one C-style programming language and willing to learn Java, which is the language that the Neo4j database is built in.
  • You ideally have professional experience developing software systems, either in cloud or on-premises, involving either of the following;
    • Distributed event streaming platforms, such as Apache Kafka or similar products,
    • Data processing and analytics platforms, such as Apache Spark, Apache Beam or their derivatives,
    • Data warehouses in the cloud, such as AWS Redshift, GCP Bigquery and Azure Synapse, etc.

We encourage you to apply even if you don’t have experience across all of these areas, since the team will have a mix of different skills.

Why Join Neo4j?

Neo4j is, without question, the most popular graph database in the world. We have customers in every industry across the globe, and our products are a proven product/market fit. Joining our team is an opportunity to shape the future of data and analytics. Below are just a few exciting facts about Neo4j.

  • Neo4j is one of the fastest scaling technology companies in this industry. Well over $100M ARR and still rapidly growing.
  • Raised biggest round of funding in all of database history ($325M Series F).
  • Backed by world class investors like Google Ventures (GV), Neo4j has raised over $582M in funding and is currently valued at $2Bn. This puts them among the most well-funded database companies in history.
  • 75% of Fortune 100 use Neo4j with more than 800 enterprise customers including Comcast, eBay, Adobe, Lyft, UBS, IBM, Volvo Cars and many more.
  • Emil Eifrem (CEO) has built an amazing culture that prides itself on relationships, inclusiveness, innovation and customer success.
  • Countless awards in the industry. Massive Enterprises and individual developers/ data scientists love Neo4j. Strong sense of community and ecosystem is built around the platform.
  • A recent Forrester Total Economic Impact Study pegged Neo4j as delivering 417% ROI to customers.

We encourage you to apply even if you don’t 100% fit the qualifications above. Why? Because we are committed to building an environment that fosters belonging, which means valuing intellectually honest discussions and being receptive to new ideas and perspectives.

One of our central objectives is to provide an inclusive, diverse, and equitable workplace for everyone to develop their potential and have a positive, career-defining experience.

Neo4j Values:

Neo4j is a Silicon Valley company with a Swedish soul. We foster collaboration and each of us is empowered to contribute and put our innovative stamp on projects. We hire candidates who reflect the following Neo4j core values:

(we)-[:THRIVE_IN]->(:Culture {type: [‘Open’, ‘Inclusive’})
(we)-[:ASSUME]->(:Intent {direction:’Positive’})
(we)-[:WELCOME]->(:Discussions {nature: ‘IntellectuallyHonest’})

Neo4j is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. Please read the privacy notice regarding Neo4j's recruitment process to understand how we will handle the personal data that you provide.

More information at www.neo4j.com.