Software Engineering Track - Full Time MaxPoint Interactive
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Talented students and recent grads in STEM fields know they want to do something meaningful, challenging and interesting, but don?t always know about all the ways they can leverage their knowledge until they get exposed to the ?real world.?
MaxPoint has a multitude of software engineering opportunities that touch all layers of the development stacks from Big Data back end roles to cutting edge Web Application positions and everything in between. If you have the development chops and the desire to be part of dynamic, growing company in the expanding digital media space then we should talk.
Here are several roles we have available for internships and for full time employment. Don?t worry if are you are interested in several of the roles ? we?ll explore which ones interest you most and go from there:
High Scalability Engineering
Software Test Engineering
Software Production Engineering
Help MaxPoint develop our big database back-end software systems and datasets. This individual will work on a team of talented engineers responsible for the full lifecycle of production software applications ? including big data and database-based systems. Optimizing our applications for scale and speed in imaginative and innovative ways will be a primary function of this position. The ideal candidate is energized by the thought of developing software that creates, manipulates, and analyzes massive datasets that are beyond the scope of RDBMs and that are mission critical to the on-going operations and success of the company.
Design, develop, and maintain the software applications that drive our back-end systems
Provide unit tests for these software applications
Participate in multi-disciplinary projects
Contribute to our team?s growing set of development platforms, tools, and processes
High Scalability Software Engineering
Build large, distributed, and multithreaded software applications that allow MaxPoint?s platform to respond to billions of events each day in a matter of sub seconds and in a truly fault tolerant manner. This individual will work on a team of talented engineers responsible for the full lifecycle of the production software applications in our front-end systems to optimize our applications for scale and speed in imaginative and innovative ways will be a primary function of this position. The ideal candidate is thrilled by the thought of developing highly scalable software applications that participate in billions of advertising decisions a day.
Write and maintain server-side code for web-based applications, create robust high-volume production applications
Analyze and improve the efficiency, scalability, and stability of various system resources
Design and build advanced software solutions that scale across hundreds of servers and meet aggressive fault tolerance standards
Implement architecture and design patterns to help ensure that systems scale well into the future.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams
Software Test Engineering
Champion the test cause with involvement from the very beginning of projects by helping design and develop our test automation frameworks. The ideal candidate is passionate about test driven development and building software tools and frameworks to test and monitor complex and highly scalable software systems.
Create test automation frameworks, monitoring tools, and other test-related tools
Develop and maintain automated test scripts
Plan, coordinate and conduct performance/benchmarking exercises for software application releases on Linux and Windows
Regression, system and user acceptance testing through automated testing tools
Black Box, Gray Box and/or White Box Testing
Performance load and performance testing
Set up test environments
Design, develop and improve test plans, test cases, execution reports, and other department documentation
Software Production Engineering
Analyze, troubleshoot, and address technical issues as well as develop tools and solutions for process improvement. The ideal candidate thrives in a highly technical role where challenges are as diverse as they are abundant.
Address technical questions from Account Management and Analytics teams
Interact with business partners, discussing highly technical topics
Troubleshoot issues involving system configuration, behavior, and performance
Run tests to ensure proper functioning of system in various environments
Design and develop tools for automation and process improvement
Analyze large quantities of data to find trends or indications of potential issues
Identify areas for system improvement and communicate with development team
Assist in the design, develop and test and development our web-based applications. This engineer will work on external and internal facing web software applications. They will interact with UX designers, product managers, and other software engineers. This will be an important position on our staff and with many opportunities to make tangible, significant contributions that will have company-wide visibility. MaxPoint is a well-funded startup company in the online advertising space.
Design, develop, test and maintain internal and external facing web based applications
Work with other team members to deliver web based applications with both client side and server side functionality
Work with internal and external customers to define new features
Uses creative problem solving skills, especially in the areas of human factors and web design
The Candidates We Hire
Hold a BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or another technical discipline (with significant computer coursework) and have a 3.25+ GPA
Enjoy a multitude of technical interests and aspire to join a group of world class software development engineers
Desire to live and work in tech-savvy Austin, Texas
Possess an innate understanding of technologies coupled with a deep curiosity to always learn more
Thrive in an environment that gives all team members a voice in the creative process and empowerment to grow their skill sets through a combination of solo and team projects
Yearn to make an impact at a growing company that is constantly creating new capacities for an industry changing technology
Want to surround themselves with smart and passionate engineers in a fun working environment
The driving force behind a rapidly growing company in the digital ad space
Delivering a highly scalable solution to many of the world?s largest retailers and brands via our unique Digital Zip technology
A collection of real-time bidding (RTB) servers responding to over 10 billion auction requests daily within 50 to 120 milliseconds
Big Data centric with over 2 PB of data in multiple Hadoop clusters across multiple data centers
A hyper-focused platform facilitating precise digital ad delivery to the right audience
What?s in it for You
MaxPoint offers a generous benefits package including company paid premiums for employee and family health, dental and vision coverage, company contributed Flexible Spending Account(FSA) for eligible medical expenses, 401k, paid vacation and holidays. Additional benefits include optional employee paid life insurance and AD&D, voluntary long-term disability, and employee contributed FSA for eligible medical and dependent care expenses.
MaxPoint uses hyperlocal intelligence to help retailers, brands, and agencies make smarter digital advertising decisions. The company?s Digital Zip technology employs the latest in machine learning to pinpoint the neighborhoods of consumers most likely to purchase an advertiser?s products and services at local stores. Trusted by 13 of the 15 most advertised US brands and all of the top US media agencies, MaxPoint is the only solution of its kind to offer hyperlocal precision at scale.
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