Senior Server Engineer Chief People
Our client is the leading real-time bidding, data-driven Mobile Ad-Tech startup based out of San Francisco and London. In a crowded mobile ecosystem, they've developed a laser-focus on doing one thing really well: Real-Time Bidding using data and algorithms to help their clients grow. They provide fully-managed user acquisition, revenue optimization, and data management services for leading mobile gaming companies and Fortune 500 brands. Employing proprietary algorithms, big data and high-performance architecture, they reach hundreds of millions of users per month in one of the fastest growing sectors today, mobile advertising. They're a small, agile team with veteran entrepreneurs having multiple successes under their belts. Visit their offices in the heart of SOMA, San Francisco or SOHO Square, London and you'll find a unanimous passion for doing things better with data, algorithms, and machine learning to help our customers become successful. They're looking for smart, team players who can get things DONE. If you're looking to become part of a quickly growing team and you thrive in an accelerated, cutting-edge work environment, we?d like to talk to you. We are only seeking hungry individuals who would like to be one of the early members of a very successful company.
What you?ll be doing:
As a senior server engineer you will be involved in the architecture, implementation and scaling of our proprietary mobile ad platform. You will be joining a talented, collaborative team at the forefront of exciting new ventures in the mobile space. A successful candidate will have a passion for building highly scalable systems, enjoys working with big data sets and has a proactive and organized approach to solving problems. Your responsibilities will include:
Participating in all aspects of the project lifecycle including requirements gathering, functional specification, design, development, QA and maintenance.
Implementing Hadoop/MapReduce to scale backend processes.
Measuring and tuning web and database performance.
Integrating new exchange partners into our ad platform.
Taking ownership of the code and feature development and constantly be looking for ways to improve the product.
Who we?re looking for:
5-7 years experience developing PHP, Python or Rails
5-7 years experience with MySQL or other RDBMS
3-5 years experience with NoSQL databases such as Redis, Riak, MongoDB
2-3 years experience with Hadoop or MapReduce
5-7 years working in Linux environments.
Write software for fun and have worked on projects of your own you can demo.
Experience with RTB Technology (OpenRTB)
Experience with Amazon AWS
Working knowledge of SVN or Git
Computer Science or equivalent degree from a top computer science program.
Competitive salary, stock options and bonus program participation.
Participation in Company Bonus Program
Employer paid Medical Plan
Generous Holiday Schedule and PTO
Company Sponsored Events
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