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Senior Software Engineer (Full Stack)

New York
6 Sep 2022


Transmit is seeking enthusiastic Software Engineers to help us build the future of our dynamic ad service. As a member of a small but growing team, you will leverage your experience in frontend and backend feature development to make a significant impact on our product suite and codebase.

In this full-stack engineering role, you will work on low-latency, highly-reliable services that power our server-side ad insertion infrastructure. You will be responsible for monitoring, debugging, and improving complex infrastructures that interact with third parties. In addition, you will develop internal and client-facing user interfaces for our ad service console application. You will work directly with our Product and Ad Operations teams to gather feature requirements, respond to issues and drive progress against product initiatives.

What You'll Do:

  Maintain and improve our ad tech infrastructure, which includes a mixture of client and server-side solutions  

 Write well-tested, high-throughput software for use in low-latency workloads

  Collaborate with our Ad Operations, Ad Sales, Product and Video Experience teams, as well as other members of the Transmit organization to refine functional requirements, determine priorities, and deliver business-critical projects

  Build analytics tools to query and visualize large datasets with blazing fast response times. Modify existing data pipelines or deploy new ones to support feature requirements.

  Maintain constructive working relationships with vendors at all levels of our advertising stack, including, but not limited to: understanding technical and functional requirements for new partner onboarding, troubleshooting with existing partners and vendors, performance analysis and reporting  

  Assist in the definition and implementation of superior user experiences around advertising  

  Identify and execute on opportunities to develop software to increase efficiency, visibility, and performance of our ad technology  

  Troubleshoot issues with appropriate urgency, QA and monitor feature deployments as needed

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

  4+ years of experience delivering production-quality software in a high-traffic environment

  Experience writing scalable backend applications and frontend user interfaces

  Experience working with databases, both SQL and NoSQL, as well as large reporting datasets

  Experience writing and deploying cloud-hosted code and designing cloud-based architecture (e.g. GCP, AWS)

  Familiarity with modern code-deployment toolchains (e.g. Buildkite, Docker, Kubernetes)

  Experience working with caches to improve application performance and response time

  Experience working with 3rd party vendors and clients 

  Strong communication skills 

Ideal Qualifications and Experience: 

  Experience writing software using Node.js, JavaScript, React and D3

  Familiarity with MongoDB, Elasticsearch and Pinot databases

  Experience with Python and PySpark, AWS Glue, and ETL more generally

  Experience using AWS ElastiCache, Memcached and Redis

  Experience working with large datasets and developing user-facing analytics tools

  Experience working with digital video advertising, including client and server side ad insertion, and an understanding of the complex and inherent limitations of the ad technology ecosystem and device landscape (web, mobile, OTT, etc.) 

  Experience with live streaming and on-demand video players

  Experience with client and server side ad insertion

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  • Job Reference: 705417560-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Transmit
  • Location: New York
  • Salary: On Application