Software Engineer, Front End Video

Software Engineer, Front End, VideoThe Los Angeles/Encino engineering office is focused on helping publishers – any content creator with an ad-driven revenue model – thrive using our technology platform, specifically in the video and rich media advertising area. We want you to bring your creativity, passion, work ethic, and curiosity to bear to help us build technology that drives the video AdTech businesses.Los Angeles/Encino is a growing office of talented, kind, and engaged developers. We're proud of our collaborative, drama-free work environment. Every day we grapple with fascinatingsoftware architecture questions on a global platform that operates at massive scale. We pair program, we have impromptu design discussions, we ask and answer questions of each other constantly. Line by line, we’re writing the best software in the advertising technology industry.About the team:Our responsibilities and requirements are broad, as the key to building great teams is creating flexible job opportunities that speak to a wide variety of prospective AppNexians. Our engineering teams are responsible for the video advertising side of the business, with a strong emphasis on the following:Design and construct our client-facing products. Build powerful and slick ad units and complex client side mediation and rendering logic.Participate in building of a powerful and user-friendly video and rich media ad authoring and trafficking tools.About the job:Design and develop components for video advertising productsCollaborate with Product Managers from diverse technology backgroundsDesign, implement & test new features and system componentsSupport, debug & fix issues in our production applicationsWrite efficient, scalable, and maintainable codeWrite unit and end-to-end automated tests to provide full code coverage, particularly for business-critical componentsCollaborate with cross-functional engineering peers to implement end-to-end solutionsAbout your skills:BA/BS/MS degree and 2 years of experience OR equivalent combination of education and experience (Degree in Computer Science or related field preferred)Experience working as a Software Engineer at AppNexusExperience in client side JavaScript/CSS/HTML5Working knowledge of one or more source control systems and automated build and testing processesFamiliarity with Object-Oriented programming & Modular JavaScriptFamiliarity with asynchronous & event-driven developmentFamiliarity with on-line video and/or ad technology including VAST, VPAID, VMAP, and OpenRTB standard is a plusFamiliarity with Mobile Development, Connected TV, and server-side development is a plusPassion for engineering and computer science that solves user-facing problemsHiring Manager: Jeff WeissRecruiter: Katrina Shaw


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