Appnexus Inc. Philadelphia , PA 19107
Senior Software Engineer,PrebidServerAppNexus mission is to build a better Internet. We develop a technology platform that powers the real-time sale and purchase of digital advertising.
Our platform is engineered to provide one of the fastest, most reliable, and massively scaled advertising systems in the industry. As a transparent and independent partner for some of the largest publishers and advertisers,AppNexushelps ensure that the Internet stays open and free.As an engineer on the
PrebidServer team, you have a unique opportunity to work with a growing open source community on the
PrebidServerproject, designing and developing new features that help to drive adoption. You will also be responsible for creative solutions distilling data at a massive scale into insightful, actionable information for online publishers that use
PrebidServer to drive demand.Consider some of the problems we try to solve:Getting Insight:Rapidly process data on an immense scale. Create reports that drive business outcomes and optimizations.
Balance granularity and business value with resource cost and efficiency.Scaling Open Source: Contribute to a growing open source project and expand and empower its community. Improve quality, drive adoption, and bring innovative features to market.Grow a Mature Platform:
Reduce latency and error rates. Increase uptime. Maintain speed, availability, and reliability as our client base grows.About thejob:Design and develop reliable, scalable and testable Map Reduce jobs
Collaborate and communicate effectively with team members, product management, open source community members, and other stakeholders
Build and maintain tools to automate regular testing and deployment
Consistently optimize and improve our systems, tools, and testing
Lead design discussions about and approaches to implementing new features
Serve as a mentor and guide for other team members
Aboutyour skillsand experience:BA/BS degree and 5+ years of experience in software engineering OR MS degree and 3+ years of experience (Degree in Computer Science or related field preferred)Familiarity with large-scale distributed data processing (e.g. Hadoop, Spark) and distributed data stores (e.g. Vertica, Druid)Experience in start-to-finish deployment of large-scale,multi-TB data processing systems is a plus
Experience supporting production systems
Solid experience in Java;bonus if also experienced in GoHiring Manager:Tim CheesemanRecruiter:Ariel Brodsky