Senior Software Engineer

Company Description

Oath’s media brands deliver the content consumers want, and our platforms help advertisers and publishers reach their goals across every channel and format.

We are looking for talented and self-driven software engineers to join our Advertising Platform Targeting and Data team in Dublin.

This team helps our global house of 50+ media and tech brands make real connections with more than a billion people by building the best in class platforms through the use of highly scalable, high availability, low latency and fault tolerance services.

The AOL Platforms Group and the ONE by AOL For Publishers solution suite is the global partner of choice for leading publishers seeking to maximize the value of their online brands. Simply put, we provide publishers a unified view of their monetization, audience, and content efforts; insights into trade-offs and potential areas for improvement; and tools to take concrete actions to create new value.

Job Description

  • As an Advertising Platform Engineer, you will be helping to build our innovative targeting and recommendations platform used to power Oath’s Advertising systems for both Aol and Yahoo.

  • You will strive to continually improve and simplify the targeting infrastructure, and will tackle challenging problems to innovate on core areas such as high-volume APIs, Insights, pixel services, online and offline data stream processing, machine learning, metrics tracking, maintaining 5 9s of uptime, and scaling for the future.

  • You will design and code large scalable services to provide a continually improving targeting experience, and your work will be seen by millions of customers daily.


  • Passionate about writing and maintaining high-quality software that solves real-world meaningful problems at scale.

  • Experience writing large scalable applications.

  • Enjoy optimizing system performance of a large distributed system.

  • Able to lead projects from prototype stage into production.

  • Fluent in Java 8.

  • Open source experience a plus.

  • Experience with Python, Akka or Scala a plus.

  • Experience with Spark, Storm, Hadoop, HBase, Hive or related technologies a plus.

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience.

Additional Information

EEO/AA Women, Minorities, Veterans, Individuals with Disabilities Employer:  AOL offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including 401(k) match and performance bonus. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or other protected category.

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