Senior Software Engineer, Data Management Platform (Distributed Systems Golang, Java or C )

Senior Software Engineer, Data Management Platform (Distributed Systems Golang, Java or C )

About the team:

The Data Management Platform (DMP) Team at Appnexus, a Xandr Company, ensures the success of our customers by building a wide array of applications, at scale, to them manage their user and audience data. We power audience discovery and insights and provide tools to support powerful integrations to our buying and selling platforms. We are a high impact team, responsible for critical systems, building new products and solving tough problems.

About the job:

  • Design, develop and maintain fast and reliable customer facing solutions
  • Lead architecture discussions, make and drive technical decisions
  • Collaborate with a global cross-functional team with diverse technology backgrounds
  • Work closely with other engineering teams
  • Participate in all stages of the software development life cycle: from design and development, to deployment and maintenance
  • Share your knowledge, guide and mentor other engineers


About your skills:

  • At least 5+ years of experience in software engineering
  • Strong knowledge of and an interest in distributed computing.
  • Thorough understanding and work experience in any back-end language, language, such as Golang, Java or C
  • Demonstrated skill in designing and architecting large interdependent systems
  • Strong database skills
  • Knowledge of computer science fundamentals: cooperative and preemptive multi-tasking, asynchronous and event-driven programming, object oriented and functional languages, design principles and complexity management
  • Experience writing unit and integration tests
  • Ability to work independently and make use of your time effectively


More about you:

  • You are passionate about a culture of learning and teaching. You love challenging yourself to constantly improve, and sharing your knowledge to empower others
  • You like to take risks when looking for novel solutions to complex problems. If faced with roadblocks, you continue to reach higher to make greatness happen
  • You care about solving big, systemic problems. You look beyond the surface to understand root causes so that you can build long-term solutions for the whole ecosystem
  • You believe in not only serving customers, but also empowering them by providing knowledge and tools
  • When things break, you are eager to help and fix things.
  • You understand the tradeoffs between perfect vs good enough


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AppNexians make greatness happen

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AppNexus is proud to offer equal opportunity in all aspects of employment. We strive to foster a diverse, inclusive and engaging work environment. We welcome applications from all candidates and look forward to receiving yours. Our diversity in action:


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