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Solutions Engineer, Nielsen Marketing Cloud

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 2 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Quarry Bay
Employment type Full Time
Benefits Dental plan, 5-day week, Insurance plan, Medical plan, Performance bonus
Industry Research / Survey
Job function Information Technology > Software Development
Information Technology > System / Business Analyst
Published On 19/04/2018

Nielsen Marketing Cloud (NMC), is the leading provider of data technology powering the digital marketing ecosystem.

Our marketing cloud provides the industry’s only unified customer profiles, which connect identities across all channels and devices - including display, video, audio, offline, mobile and smart TVs - enabling marketers to engage individuals and households with personalized messages to drive performance at scale. eXelate’s data marketplace is the largest 3rd-party cross-device data set in the world with over 5B unique users and devices.

eXelate was acquired by Nielsen in March of 2015 to power the Data Management Platform (DMP), the centerpiece of the Nielsen Marketing Cloud. Nielsen brings to bear the market’s most powerful proprietary data assets, and together we are helping the world’s biggest brands make better and faster marketing and media decisions, we are permanently disrupting the landscape of audience measurement.

We help you understand your customers at a level no one else can match. But it doesn’t stop there. Using built-in analytics and Nielsen Artificial Intelligence (AI), our cloud is constantly evaluating the success of your marketing and making adjustments in real-time.


Role Description:

Solutions Engineers are the critical glue that makes the NMC work for clients, working cross-functionally with multiple teams to get customers up and running, implementing and configure new features, and building tools to manage our products

If you're looking for a client-facing role but still want to get hands-on technological skills, this might be the role for you.


  • Interface with client technical teams to implement new integrations between the NMC and client/third parties
  • Work with ecosystem partners (e.g. Google, AppNexus) to establish new integrations and troubleshoot issues as dictated by customer requirements
  • Work with engineering teams on architecture, implementation and roll-out plans for new features
  • Work with product teams on technical client-facing issues and issue triaging
  • Provide end user training and develop documentation (both internal and external) for the NMC’s various interfaces and APIs
  • Develop and maintain internal tools to automate core automation processes and provide visibility into platform usage

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree majoring in Computer Science/ Engineering or similar discipline
  • 2 to 5 years of experience in a technical role, e.g. software engineer, implementation engineer
  • Strong client-facing communication skills (verbal and written English and Cantonese)
  • Strong knowledge of relational databases, e.g. MySQL, PostgreSQL
  • Proficient knowledge of at least one scripting language, e.g. Python, Java, PHP, Ruby etc.
  • Proficient knowledge of Linux/Unix servers
  • Experience working with AWS

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Understanding of advertising technology and associated ecosystem, and common processes (e.g. server-to-server integrations, real-time bidding, cookie technologies, etc)
  • Experience working with ecosystem partner platforms (DoubleClick, AppNexus, etc)
  • Experience with one or more web frameworks (Django, Flask, Node.js, etc)
  • Experience working with streaming and/or Big Data technologies/system


Our culture is built upon our core values of Connected, Open, Useful and Personal. We succeed as a company because we invest in our products, our people, and the communities in which we live and work. By fostering an environment of creativity, open-mindedness, and fresh thinking from diverse perspectives, we shape future business leaders through exceptional training, development, and mentoring programs.

We offer competitive compensation package including Incentive, Birthday Leave, Medical, Life and Personal Accident Insurance, etc. 

Personal data provided by job applicants will be used strictly in accordance with our personal data policy. The information will only be used for appointment to the Company and other company-related purposes. The Company will retain unsuccessful applications as required but not more than 12 months and may refer suitable applicants to other vacancies within the Company.