AdRoll is hiring a

Senior Backend Engineer, Activations

San Francisco, United States

About the Role:

The Activations Team at AdRoll is seeking a Senior Backend Engineer to develop a product offering designed to set up our customers for success. You will work closely with a tight knit team of engineers and product managers on a higher level API which bridges multiple internal product APIs to create the proper AdRoll product portfolio tailored to their unique needs. The Activations Team is the stitching across AdRoll engineering’s service oriented architecture.

In this role, communication skills are key. You will collaborate with various AdRoll engineering teams as to coordinate callouts to their various APIs, and occasionally advocate for changes necessary for your own needs.

We need a backend engineer who has been around the block, and can help us take our system to the next level. You will help us to build out a fully horizontally scalable asynchronous updates framework, capable of flushing tens of thousands of bulk automation adjustments down to various internal APIs seamlessly.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with other engineers and product managers on building out our backend framework
  • Make well-founded decisions on new technology and processes to adopt
  • Mentor, teach, hire and share your knowledge to make our engineering team stronger
  • Code responsibly: minimize tech debt, advocate for change or investment as needed, test and monitor everything

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years experience in backend engineering
  • In-depth knowledge of web application or API development
  • A solid foundation in data structures, algorithms, and computer science fundamentals
  • Experience with (or willingness to master) our stack, in order of importance: Python, Docker, and AWS

Bonus Points:

  • Contributions to the open source community
  • Full stack capabilities are welcome indeed
  • Experience in asynchronous task systems

About AdRoll:

AdRoll is the largest independent retargeting and prospecting platform with over 25,000 clients worldwide. It specializes in performance marketing for several verticals including e-commerce, b2b, finance, travel, education, and media, and analyzes data on over 1 billion anonymous user profiles across desktop, mobile, and tablet devices through its proprietary technology. Partnering with top media and tech companies including Google, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Apple, along with millions of websites and mobile apps, the company is home to the world's largest opt-in advertiser data co-op. AdRoll’s goal is to map the world’s intent data and put it to work for every advertiser on the planet.

AdRoll is headquartered in San Francisco, with offices in New York, Tokyo, London, Dublin, and Sydney. It is backed by Foundation Capital, IVP, Accel Partners, Merus Capital, Peter Thiel, and other leading investors. Learn more at www.adroll.com.

 

AdRoll is committed to creating diverse teams of “Rollers” and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, ancestry, sex, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, citizenship, genetics, disability, age, veteran status or other characteristics.

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