Jobs

Do you want to go virtual, contribute in building our future, and bring value to thousands of users? At Ipsos Simstore you will be part of a thriving business in an industry where every decision matters

Who are we and what do we do?

We are Ipsos Simstore, a small entrepreneurial company with 70 employees part of Ipsos – one of the worlds’ largest market research companies! We are experts in understanding and anticipating consumer and buying behavior in all purchasing situations.

It all began in 2003, with the development of Simstore – a unique software for conducting virtual shopper research. Since then the company has grown and today we are a global supplier for basically all FMCG (Fast-Moving Consumer Goods) customers. How cool is that! … But what does it actually mean?

We all buy Fast-Moving Consumer Goods, either it’s in-store or online. Disregarding what we’re buying, there is always a decision making process influenced by all sorts of variables. One variable is the impact of marketing activities, which is of high importance when it comes to point of purchase. This is what Simstore is all about. It unlocks these processes, predicts the impact of marketing activities and helps companies become data driven. We were, and still are, proud to be pioneers within this area!

Careers


Jr. Programmer / Digital producer (view full vacancy)


Do you want to work in a dynamic environment together with driven individuals who also have a passion for finding better solutions? Maybe you are curious about what chocolate bars look like in the rest of the world, or just appreciate solving logical problems? At Ipsos Simstore you will be part of a team where creativity and a problem-solving attitude is appreciated.

Who are we and what do we do?

We are Ipsos Simstore, a small entrepreneurial company with 70 employees and part of Ipsos – one of the worlds’ largest market research companies! We are experts in understanding and anticipating consumer and buying behaviour in all purchasing situations.

It all began in 2003, with the development of Simstore®- a unique software for conducting virtual shopper research. Since then the company has grown and today we are a global supplier for basically all FMCG (Fast-Moving Consumer Goods) customers. How cool is that! … But what does it actually mean?

We all buy Fast-Moving Consumer Goods, either it’s in-store or online. Disregarding what we’re buying, there is always a decision-making process influenced by all sorts of variables. One variable is the impact of marketing activities, which is of high importance when it comes to point of purchase. This is what Simstore® is all about. It unlocks these processes, predicts the impact of marketing activities and helps companies become data driven. We were, and still are, proud to be pioneers within this area!

About the role

As a Jr. Programmer / Digital Producer you script and visualize our shopper studies in our own software Simstore®. You will be joining the studio-team in Stockholm. You will be working closely with your project manager either situated in the same office or in Amsterdam. You will be sharing the progress, issues or new solutions with our team on daily basis. Together we build a strong and efficient team, with a can-do attitude.

Your main work task includes:

  • Programming and visualization of surveys in Simstore®
  • Image handling and building life like shelves in Photoshop
  • Quality control of programming
  • Coordination with subcontractors such as photographers, translators and fielding agencies


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Front-end developer – digital shopper research (view full vacancy)


Ipsos Simstore is looking for a Junior front-end developer to join our team in Stockholm. You are ambitious, motivated, creative, and have a passion for developing your programming skills.

In 2003 – as one of the first agencies in the world – we began the development of Simstore, our software for conducting virtual shopper research. Simstore is a unique cloud-based solution that enables effective analysis of shoppers’ behaviour for various market research purposes.

Our international virtual shopper research team comprises professionals with expertise in the areas of psychology, brand management, statistics and research methodology, shopper marketing, graphical visualization and category management. We never settle for the insights and methods of yesterday. Instead, our team is committed to find out more about the factors underlying everyday decisions to gain a clearer understanding of the complexity of decision-making.

Not all research projects are built around our virtual store environment Simstore. We also offer a broad range of customized quantitative research solutions – and we need you to join us.

What we offer:

An interesting and challenging position in an international company with a high-performance culture that encourages new ideas and initiative.

As part of the global Ipsos organisation, you will have access to some of the most sophisticated and well-designed research methods, technologies and perspectives in the industry. You will also have access to our large network of experts all over the world.

We work with many of the largest and most successful companies both nationally and internationally.

Your profile

  • Basic programming knowledge (HTML, JavaScript, CSS) and experience with different frameworks (jQuery, AngularJS, Bootstrap, Git, Grunt, React, NodeJS, Perl etc.)
  • Knowledge of Word, Excel and text editing programs
  • Be able to explain technical issues to a non-technical person
  • Eager to research and learn in a self-directed way (always improving)
  • Curious, proactive and creative
  • Positive and easygoing team player


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Senior Full Stack Developer to Ipsos NORM (view full vacancy)


About the role

As a Full Stack Developer at Ipsos Simstore, you will literally be part of creating our future. We’re investing a lot in our platform, making Simstore global – going from being used by our 70 people company to all of Ipsos with over 16.000 employees!

You will be given the possibility to work with the latest technologies, have influence over technological decisions and work in an environment with a high degree of freedom. You will become a part of a small, international and highly motivated team based in Stockholm and work close to Simstore’s Project Managers.

With that said, your tangible tasks include:

  • Building, understanding and take shared ownership for the architecture and design
  • Developing and create new features
  • Ensuring responsiveness of the database queries, server, and client code.
  • Having fun and contribute to the work and entrepreneurial spirit!

 

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Senior Full Backend Developer at Ipsos NORM (view full vacancy)


About the role

As a Full Backend Developer at Ipsos Simstore, you will literally be part of creating our future. We’re investing a lot in our platform, making Simstore global – going from being used by our 70 people company to all of Ipsos with over 16.000 employees!

You will be given the possibility to work with the latest technologies, have influence over technological decisions and work in an environment with a high degree of freedom. You will become a part of a small, international and highly motivated team based in Stockholm and work close to Simstore’s Project Managers.

With that said, your tangible tasks include:

  • Building, understanding and take shared ownership for the architecture and design
  • Developing and create new features
  • Ensuring responsiveness of the database queries, server and client code.
  • Having fun and contribute to the work and entrepreneurial spirit!

 

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Are you ready to join our journey? We’re about to take off so don’t hesitate to send your application today! 

Ipsos NORM is a part of Ipsos since 2018. Together we offer a unique suite of shopper research tools and advise our clients in their strategic and operational shopper activities. Ipsos is a world-leading research and market analysis company with 16,600 employees in 89 countries, which makes us one of the world’s largest and most famous research companies. Ipsos in Sweden consists of over 150 employees distributed in offices in Stockholm, Härnösand and Lund.