Software Engineer

Company Description

Aol Platforms enables the world's top marketers and media brands to reach consumers across desktop, mobile and TV through premium experiences, programmatic buying and performance-driven campaigns. It is the global partner of choice for leading publishers, advertisers and agencies seeking to maximize the value of their brands online.

Job Description

Aol Data Service offers world class data infrastructure, services and solutions that leverage leading edge technologies to process high volume, high velocity data to maximize efficiency, quality and ROI for reporting, analytics and BI, optimization and real-time decisioning.

  • Design and code backend Java applications and services. Emphasis is placed on implementing maintainable, scalable, Big Data systems capable of handling billions of requests a day.

  • Analyze business and technical requirements and design solutions that meet those needs.

  • Mentor and train less experienced team members.

  • Collaborate with project managers to develop and clarify requirements

  • Work with Operations Engineers to ensure applications are operations ready and able to be effectively monitored using automated methods.

  • Troubleshoot production issues related to the team’s applications.

  • Effectively manage day-to-day tasks to meet scheduled commitments. Be able to work independently.

  • Write technical specification documents.

  • Collaborate with programmers both on their team and on other teams


Skills and Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or technical field. Master degree preferred

  • 3+ years of experience designing and programming in Java in a Unix/Linux environment

  • Experience with crafting the right architecture to meet functional requirements

  • Must have technical knowledge and experience with distributed systems

  • Must have strong programming and troubleshooting skills.

  • Experience with system performance optimization

  • Must have a solid understanding of object oriented programming.

  • Must have a working knowledge of application design and development processes and methodologies.

  • Experience with automated, build and deployment tools such as Chef, Jenkins and Maven.

  • Solid understanding of RDBMS and general database concepts.

  • Software design methods and techniques

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent problem-solving skills


Realtime streaming, Kafka, AWS, Scala, NoSQL

Additional Information

Aol Is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. Aol employees are rewarded competitively and are entitled to a wide range of benefits that encourage positive lifestyle. Our recruitment team will always welcome any conversations about flexible working requirements. 

We do not accept resumes from placement agencies, headhunters or other suppliers that have not signed a formal agreement with you

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