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Software Engineer - Platform

Mountain View, United States

Software Engineer - Platform
Mountain View, CA

GroundTruth is the leading global technology platform driving in-store visits and sales by leveraging location as the primary source of intent. We believe in the power of place. Build your brand, increase sales and grow your business by building off what real people are doing in the real world, mapped using our proprietary Blueprints technology. Through its data foundation, GroundTruth sees 2 out of 3 smartphone users in the U.S. and more than 30 billion physical visits annually across 21 countries globally. Learn more: www.groundtruth.com

You will:

  • Develop highly reliable, scalable, extremely high-volume, fault-tolerant production system
  • Work closely with peers, Architect, Product Managers to define and develop the next generation platforms
  • Bring productivity, quality, and competitive advantage to SW development by solving complex problems in component/product level
  • Conduct design, and code reviews
  • Follow good coding, testing and documenting practices
  • Software performance analysis and tuning

You Have:

  • 0-2 years of software development experience
  • Strong coding skills in C/C++
  • Competent in fundamental data structures and algorithms
  • Experience using a scripting language like Perl or Python
  • Experience with -nix tools and utilities and competent in command line
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent

Desired Qualifications:

  • Sound knowledge of C++ STL, C++-1x features and Boost libraries
  • Expertise in Ad Server technology
  • Performance analysis using tools like valgrind, oprofile, perf etc
  • Experience in developing multi-threaded, even-driven servers like Apache, Nginx, Boost::asio
  • Experience in developing server-side platforms, with a demonstrated ability to understand high performance, high-usage server-side applications

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. 

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