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Backend Software Engineer -

Backend Software Engineer -

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Overview (part of Engine Media) is a multi-screen video advertising platform built to provide advertisers with the most relevant, brand-safe, and premium video content online.


We bring the spirit of a start-up; nimble teams, creative thinkers and a culture always in beta. Yet we are anchored within a transformative global network powerhouse providing end to end marketing services for many of the world’s most valuable brands.  This relationship with Engine Group also means we can offer our employees first-class benefits and opportunities for advancement.


We are looking for a passionate Senior Software Engineer (San Francisco Bay Area) to work on cutting-edge projects for an innovative, fast-growing video programmatic advertising platform company. This engineer will be responsible maintaining and building out the data processing and reporting pipeline for new data-focused product offerings. This is a full-time role and an opportunity to join one of the fastest growing companies in digital video advertising.


  • Own product initiatives from ideation to deployment
  • Develop testable and scalable software to ingest and analyze large datasets from disparate data sources
  • Enable our end users, both internal and external, to understand complex datasets in an intuitive way, so that they can make intelligent decisions to achieve their advertising goals
  • Partner with product managers to develop requirements that can be rapidly iterated upon in a “lean startup” fashion
  • Work with product and customer-facing teams to ensure products exceed customer expectations


  • 3+ years of professional experience in Java or similar object-oriented languages
  • Experience building enterprise-level SaaS products and distributed systems
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field – including disciplines with a mathematical/analytical bent such as Economics, Finance, Math, Physics
  • Experience and desire to work in an agile environment

Bonus Points:

  • Previous experience with Machine Learning.
  • Prior exposure to Ad Tech, B2B or "big data" products
  • Familiarity with AWS.

Our Stack:

  • Java, Javascript, Ruby, AWS(e.g. Lambda, Redshift, ECS, Fargate), Angular, Node and more!

This is an exciting opportunity to make an impact in a company with a critical position in digital video and mobile video advertising, both of which are the fastest growing categories of digital advertising in North America. If you are passionate about media, thrive in a flexible yet fast-paced environment, and are looking to work with an innovative and dynamic team, this position is for you!


Engine Media Benefits Include:

  • Unlimited paid time off
  • 401(k) employer contributions
  • Competitive Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Life and Disability Insurance
  • Entertainment and travel discounts
  • Family-friendly benefits
  • Relaxed dress code
  • Collaborative environment
  • Shiny new Macbook Air or Pro
  • Surround yourself with some of the smartest people in the industry