Senior Front-End Developer

The Role

TripleLift is seeking an experienced front-end web developer to join our team full time. We are a fast growing startup in the advertising technology sector, trying to tackle some of the most challenging problems facing the industry. As a web developer, you will be primarily be responsible for creating enterprise-level applications that clients and partners use to monitor and manage campaigns and performance. As an engineering team, we are highly collaborative and focused on code quality and extensibility.

About TripleLift

TripleLift makes native advertising simple, scalable, and effective. Leveraging pioneering computer vision technology, TripleLift seamlessly transforms visual content like images and video into native ads that match the unique look and feel of a publisher's site or app. TripleLift's native inventory is accessible through the industry's first real-time, native programmatic exchange, helping marketers reach millions of consumers across any device, at scale. Since 2012, TripleLift has delivered meaningful results for some of the world's biggest brands through what it calls the next evolution of display advertising.

Core Technologies

We employ a wide variety of technologies here at TripleLift to accomplish our goals. From our early days, we’ve always believed in using the right tools for the right job, and continue to explore new technology options as we grow. The web development team primarily uses the following technologies at TripleLift:

  • Angular JavaScript for UI development
  • PHP for our API
  • MySQL for the primary DB supporting our API
  • MongoDB for secondary data stores and caching

We're more concerned about general programming skills over experience with specific frameworks. The desire to continue to learn and improve on your craft is what's most important to us.


  • Collaborate with UX and Product teams to implement robust, data-driven UI;
  • Develop and maintain internal UI component libraries;
  • Develop and maintain our API that powers all our front-end applications;
  • Architect web applications from the ground up, with a focus on extensibility and scalability;
  • Integrate third party technology partners into TripleLift’s tech stack;
  • Work with solutions and backend engineering teams to deliver new products and ensure the success of our customers’ campaigns.

Desired Skills and Attributes

  • Strong technical programming skills utilizing a variety of different coding languages and tools;
  • Comfortable taking ownership of projects and showcasing key accomplishments;
  • Strives for continued learning opportunities to build upon craft;
  • Excellent organizational kills and attention to detail;
  • Ability to work quickly and independently with minimal oversight;
  • Ability to work under pressure and multitask in a fast-paced start-up environment;
  • Ability to accept feedback and constructive critique positively;
  • Extremely strong and demonstrable work ethic;
  • Proven academic and/or professional achievement. 

Education Requirement

A Bachelor’s degree in computer science,or a related discipline is preferred, although candidates with relevant experience who hold other degrees will be considered.

Experience Requirement

3-6 years of full-time software engineering experience with proven results. Strong preference for adtech or startup experience. 


New York, NY

Benefits and Company Perks

  • Competitive salary + performance based bonuses
  • 100% paid Medical, Dental & Vision Plans
  • 401k
  • Equity options
  • Snacks on snacks on snacks
  • Free yoga lessons, massages, and meals
  • Ongoing professional development
  • Amazing company culture

TripleLift Awards

  • #37 on Crain’s Best Places to Work (Crain’s-2016)
  • Forbes Most Promising Companies in America (Forbes-2015)
  • Crain’s Best Places to Work (Crain’s-2015)
  • AdTech Startup of the Year Winner (NYTimes-2015)
  • Startup of the Year Finalist (AdWeek-2015)


Note: The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) is a federal labor law of general and nationwide application, including Overtime, Minimum Wages, Child Labor Protections, and the Equal Pay Act. This role is a FLSA exempt role.

See Inside the Office of TripleLift

TripleLift is a company looking to revolutionize how brands advertise online. With its innovative native advertising products, clients are able to forgo traditional website banner advertisements for big, beautiful imagery alongside contextually relevant content to tell their branded stories. With TripleLift, companies can build advertisements for the visual web—giving publishers a more meaningful presence and consumers a better ad experience

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