Software Engineer - Backend BloomReach
At the core of BloomReach's innovative way of deeply understanding Web content is our sophisticated system that constantly crawls our customers' websites and the wider Web. In this role, you'd be refining and iterating the Hadoop-based pipelines that allow us to crawl, parse, index, semantically analyze and model language at the speed of business. We are always on and you'd be building the high-traffic infrastructure to increase automation and improve the efficiency of the engineering team, while maintaining technical excellence in the code base.
Scale BloomReach's Hadoop-based data processing pipelines -- including crawling, parsing, indexing, semantic analysis and language modeling, and analytics -- to handle and maintain complex processes in an efficient and reliable way.
Core architecture and development of new features and improved performance for high-traffic, high-availability web services.
Build infrastructure and tools to increase automation, improve efficiency of the engineering team, and maintain technical excellence in the code base.
BS/MS degree in Computer Science or related field.
Extensive background in algorithms and strong software architecture skills.
Expert proficiency in at least two common languages, such as Java, C++, Python, Ruby.
Experience with maintaining distributed systems at significant scale in a production environment.
Strong knowledge of web technologies, including details of HTTP, common web frameworks such as Tomcat or Django, networking, and web performance engineering.
Experience with map-reduce or large-scale data processing (e.g Hadoop), Linux serving systems, and MySQL a plus.
If this is you and you can prove it, we're interested in talking to you about joining our top-flight engineering team. To get the conversation started, send along a cool piece of code, a link to something you've built or a hack that you're proud of. We can't wait to have a look.
BloomReach is a small, fast-growing startup that is tackling one of the Internet's most fundamental problems: helping leading online businesses get their highest quality, most relevant content found by their consumers, when and where they want it. Solving this dilemma requires web-scale data processing and expertise in search, query language modeling, machine learning, and web analytics. These are some of the things that we do very well.Investors: Bain Capital Ventures
, Lightspeed Venture Partners
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|Headquarters:||82 Pioneer Way|
Mountain View, CA 94041
|Company Profile:||BloomReach's Big Data marketing applications maximize online revenue by getting the most relevant products and services found on any platform.
BloomReach's Big Data marketing applications are powered by the first web-scale, big data Web Relevance Engine. This technology complements search marketing efforts by using and amplifying existing site content and increasing the "crawlability", relevance and quality of every page and the site overall.
Marketers connect their website to the BloomReach Big Data marketing applications to improve user experience, increase traffic and grow revenues by leveraging our pay for performance web services:
BloomSearch - Relevant content gets discovered via natural search driving traffic and revenue
BloomLift - Improves revenue and profitability of online advertising by dynamically routing to and optimizing landing pages for greater relevance|
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