Senior Software Engineer, Fastlane

Rubicon Project is hiring a talented senior software engineer with a background in web application development for a new groundbreaking product and service.  Does seeing your code run on hundreds of millions of browsers within a few minutes of a release sound exciting? Then check out this new opportunity to work on a new high profile and revenue impacting application called Fastlane that is re-shaping the Ad Tech Industry!

We are looking for versatile candidates who are skilled in a variety of languages, passionate and see software creation as a craft. We believe in an environment based on open discussions, with a "can-do" atmosphere. We encourage taking initiative, and having fun while doing what you love.  

On this team you will have the opportunity to work with talented engineers in a fast paced, agile development environment, on a high profile application with a measurable revenue impact. We are looking for candidates who are skilled in front end technologies (such as JavaScript and libraries) as well as server side technologies (such as Java, PHP, and Python).

What we look for:

  • Great interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills; including the ability to create technical specifications, debate technical trade offs, and explain technical concepts to business users
  • 4+ years of client side and server side development
  • Experience with JavaScript and associated libraries such as React, AngularJS, Backbone.
  • Test Driven Development
  • In depth Experience with Java, Python, PHP, or similar
  • Proficiency with Linux
  • Degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience

Nice to Have: 

  • Experience building web services
  • AWS and all of its assorted tools
  • Ad Technology Experience
  • Building highly scalable, low latency, and high throughput systems
  • VAST, VPAID, jwplayer and other online video protocols and technologies
  • Enjoy geeky conversations about the latest articles on Hacker News

Explore How Our Benefits Go Above & Beyond:

  • Take time for yourself: Take what you need -- our vacation days are unlimited.
  • Stay healthy: Choose from a variety of medical, dental and vision plans to fully cover you and your loved ones (including Fido). Want to work out? We’re all for it -- you select your gym or exercise class and we’ll provide you with a subsidy.
  • Enjoy your stay: We want to make it easy for you. Each Rubicon Project office enjoys a variety of benefits like daily catered lunches, a fully stocked kitchen with healthy snacks and free vending machines (and a beer fridge).
  • L.A. employees can soak up the sun, practice their putting on our wi-fi enabled patio, enjoy the view of mountains, palm trees, and even go for a swim or surf in the Pacific Ocean only a few miles away!

Meet Some of Rubicon Project's Employees

Paulo P.

Software Development Engineer

Working from Rubicon Project's Los Angeles Headquarters, Paulo develops software on the Science Team. He creates full stack applications to better optimize results for the company’s client portfolio.

Laila S.

Office Manager

Working from the New York City office, Laila adds a special touch of warmth to Rubicon Project's day-to-day office and team-centered activities. She provides support and creates a positive and energized work environment for employees and new hires.

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