AdRoll.com, headquartered in downtown San Francisco with offices in NY and Dublin, is the world’s most popular “real-time bidding” advertising platform. What is real-time bidding? It means we help companies intelligently bid on advertising spaces billions of times a day in fractions of seconds. We manage a global infrastructure that handles millions of requests, crunches big data on the spot and provides an easy-to-use self-service platform to over 10,000 happy advertisers.
Recently named by Inc. Magazine as the fastest growing company in the Bay Area and #7 in the nation, as well as "The best place to work" by SF Business Times, AdRoll has over 300 employees and is increasing revenue at 400% per year. We strongly believe in team chemistry and have a lot of fun building a world-class company. If you are passionate about growth and innovation, then come revolutionize the advertising technology space with us.
Not only do we work with many great brands you've heard of (American Apparel, Tom's Shoes, Microsoft, Tivo, Hipmunk), but we're also backed by some of the savviest investors in the space, including Merus Capital, Accel Partners and Peter Thiel.
Team up with our colorful, tight-knit engineering squad that includes the president of Python Italy, a TechCrunch Disrupt Hackathon winner and the youngest-ever engineer at Microsoft (our CEO).
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About the Role:
As a member of the RTB team, you will need to straddle several of AdRoll’s core technologies: our stack includes Python, Erlang, RabbitMQ, PostgreSQL, HBase, Hadoop, Redis and our own open-sourced solutions.
Improving the intelligence of the bidding systems, converting insights from AdRoll’s data analytics team into robust, scalable code.
Balance performance and modularity in a systems where every millisecond counts
Roll up your sleeves and dig into every nook and cranny of AdRoll’s codebase
BS or MS in computer science or related field
3+ years in a functional or object-oriented language is a must
Has a genuine interest in Open Source and has personal projects
You do your best work when you have lots of freedom and can take ownership of your projects from concept to finish.
Erlang, Java and Python experience - programming Polygots welcome!
Familiarity with machine learning and/or control theory
Design your ideal setup (machine, monitor, etc.)
Mentorship and backing of your growth as an engineer/mathematician
Competitive salary and equity
Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, commuter benefits, paid holidays and PTO
Monday dinners, Wednesday breakfast, tons of snacks and Off The Grid across the street
Minutes away from CalTrain, Bart and Muni with plenty of secure bike parking
Opportunity to win the coveted Golden Bagel