Senior Backend Engineer

Mediavine Atlanta , GA 30301

Posted 2 days ago

We're looking to add a creative engineer with a good measure of grit and panache to our Ad Technology team. If you're excited about building bleeding edge technology in an ever-changing (and never boring) industry and you're looking for an inclusive environment where everyone feels welcomed, we encourage you to apply!

About Mediavine

Mediavine is a fast-growing advertising management company representing over 7500 websites in the food, lifestyle, DIY, and entertainment space. Founded by content creators, for content creators, Mediavine is a Top 20 Comscore property, exclusively reaching over 125 million monthly unique visitors. With best-in-class technology and a commitment to traffic quality and brand safety, we ensure optimal performance for our creators.

Mission & Culture

We help content creators build sustainable businesses. From educational tools and cutting-edge plugins to ad technology that maximizes earnings without slowing down your site, our motivation is ensuring your brand and business grow in every respect.

We are striving to build an inclusive and diverse team of highly talented individuals that reflects the industries we serve and the world we live in. We are committed to creating a culture where everyone feels welcomed. We are looking for individuals that will challenge us to continuously evolve and make Mediavine the employer of choice for people of all backgrounds. We strongly encourage minorities and individuals from underrepresented groups in technology to apply for this position.

Diversity and inclusion aren't platitudes to us; we take them seriously. Have a look at our team and read through our blog posts to learn more about our values and to discover if Mediavine is the place for you!

Position Title & Overview:

As a Senior Backend Engineer at Mediavine you will work on our Ad Tech team, focusing on backend systems that facilitate auctions with advertising partners as well as ad delivery on publisher websites. You'll be working with:

  • Scripts executing on 7,500+ publisher sites
  • Servers operating at 400,000+ requests per minute
  • Services hosting 12,000,000+ auctions per minute

Sound intense? Sometimes! We can promise you won't be bored and you'll have endless opportunities to put your creative problem solving skills to good use.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Interpret and fulfill engineering sprint stories
  • Develop complex features and bug fixes
  • Solve problems with grit and determination
  • Develop creative solutions to help us stay ahead of the curve in ad technology


  • Strong, demonstrable proficiency in Node
  • Extensive professional coding experience across a broad array of projects
  • Experience developing AWS serverless apps
  • Experience scaling super-high-throughput systems


  • Experience with Typescript and React
  • Familiarity with Docker
  • Experience with high-throughput data stores like Cassandra and ScyllaDB
  • Experience developing and using A/B testing mechanisms
  • Knowledge of edge computing and caching strategies with providers like Fastly


  • Travel opportunities (remember those?!)
  • Remote work environment
  • Comprehensive benefits including 401k, Health, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Learning allowance
  • Access to experienced engineers with direct mentorship opportunities
  • Generous Vacation/Time off policies
  • Additional side benefits such as home-office upgrades, tuition reimbursement, paid gym memberships and wellness retreats, upgraded flights, cool swag and more
  • Salary: $120k-135k
icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Backend Software Engineer


Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 10/16/2020 12:00:00 AM 2021-01-14T00:00 <p><strong>Company Introduction</strong></p><p>OneinaMil is a talent matchmaking firm, we specialize in culture driven recruiting. Our mission is to change the way traditional recruiting is done. We put human connection and culture back into the talent acquisition puzzle. If you are looking for "just another job," you’ve come to the wrong place. If you are looking for a new career, a job that doesn't feel like work, and you want to be surrounded by inspiring, forward thinking, high energy talent, apply today!</p> <p><strong>Who You Are:</strong></p><p>Our client is looking for an experienced backend software engineer to help them make contact center software that improves the experience for their customer’s customers, contact center agents, and administrators. They do this by providing a cutting-edge contact center software platform leveraged by customers around the world!</p> <p><strong>What You’ll Do:</strong></p><ul> <li>You will work on a cloud-based communication platform.</li> <li>You will build SaaS products using Golang.</li> <li>You will use cutting edge technologies and practices. </li> <li>You will have the ability to continue improving your craft.</li> <li>You will work in Google Cloud Environment, including GKE, BigTable, and Spanner Experience with gRPC, especially forwards and backwards compatibility features.</li> <li>You will work with fun and talented coworkers, who are all constantly growing and learning!</li> </ul><p><strong>Requirements</strong></p><p><strong>What You Have:</strong></p><ul> <li>You have at least 3 years professional software development.</li> <li>You have at least 2 year of experience with Typescript or Go (Golang) on the backend.</li> <li>You have at least 1 year developing Go (Golang).</li> <li>You have at least 2 years building SaaS products.</li> <li>You have at least 6 months Kubernetes experience. </li> <li>You have at least 2 years experience in Agile development methodologies.</li> <li>You have at least 1 year experience building cloud native or microservice applications. </li> <li>You have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related degree.</li> <li>You have experience with Kubernetes Data modeling in distributed or microservices environments.</li> <li>You have experience working in Google Cloud Environment, including GKE, BigTable, and Spanner Experience with gRPC, especially forwards and backwards compatibility features.</li> <li>You have experience working with SRE teams or in DevOps environments.</li> <li>You have worked in Continuous Deployment environments Integrating with CRM systems and in Kanban environments.</li> <li>You have experience with building telephony systems.</li> <li>You have experience with SQL and NoSQL data stores.</li> <li>You have experience building systems for global customers with 24x7 requirements.</li> </ul><p><strong>Benefits</strong></p><p>Competitive Benefits Package!!</p> Oneinamil Atlanta GA

Senior Backend Engineer