Backend Developer - Immediate Need

Information Technology in Media space
Bellevue, WA
Apr 08, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

Backend Developer

The Role
  • Develop code capable of handling high volumes. Our ad exchange handles 53 billion ad requests each day.
  • Devise creative solutions that optimize for latency, CPU, and memory usage.
  • Tackle requirements that change as quickly as the online advertising business.
  • Work on a wide variety of projects and ship quickly!
  • Keep on top of changing technology and an industry that's a moving target.

  • Build and maintain scalable web applications with js, GO, or other core languages.
  • Relentlessly identify and optimize performance bottlenecks.
  • Collaborate with developers, QA, PM's, managers and customers to enhance the effectiveness of the tech stack.
  • Participate in planning, estimation, progress tracking, and daily scrums.

  • Minimum 2+ years of server development experience (Node.js or Golang is helpful but others would work).
  • 3+ years experience in building scalable web services.
  • Working knowledge of SSH, Linux and network protocols.
  • Experience with a DB engine such as MySQL or equivalent.
  • Professional experience with at least two of: Node.js, Go, Java, C++, Python.
  • Proficiency with Git.
  • A basic understanding of online advertising is a plus.
  • Experience with one or more data storage/cache engines such as Redis, Aerospike is a plus.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • 5 to 8 years experience is a must to qualify

Company Description
Company is a media technology company that connects audiences with advertisers and publishers through online premium digital content.

Bellevue, WA


Fri, 7 Apr 2017 12:11:19 PDT