Job Description / Skills Required
Build the best:
Would you enjoy working on one of the biggest and fastest ad-engines in the marketplace?
We are already serving audiences in the hundreds of millions and processing tens of billions of requests per month, and as the demand for our services is expected to multiply, you will be challenged with: scaling accordingly, developing new components, and seamless implementations allowing for zero downtime. (You code with the confidence, speed, and steadiness of a world class surgeon!)
You will be responsible for the lifeblood of the YuMe platform, and have the opportunity to be a superhero in the world of high-volume, real-time, open-source systems.
Job profile & responsibilities:
Design, enhance and implement scalable, reliable, and maintainable technologies for our backend data and ETL platform
Distill business requirements into design specifications
Enforce code quality through test driven development.
Ensure that our product is carrier grade in terms of reliability, scalability and performance
Lead efforts in capacity planning
Work closely with the testing team to design intelligent testing strategies
Conceptualize software requirements based on both external and internal inputs
Apply and tailor best practices in software processes and quality to achieve fast cycle time development
Work closely with off shore development teams
BS/MS in Computer Science or a related field
3+ years of relevant experience developing software for a high transaction volume, High Availability environment is mandatory.
Prior work experience in online advertising or media industry is a mandatory.
Strong knowledge of data structure, modeling, replication & distributed data/object relational database mapping
Coding and system design using Hadoop, Hive, Flume, Java/J2EE, XML, SOAP, Web Services
In depth expertise in Linux, Apache, Tomcat, Hadoop technologies is mandatory.
Experience with Hadoop, Messaging frameworks like Active MQ, and other scalable technologies used in on-line advertising is required.
Ability to solve complex problems with simple solutions
Strong working knowledge of distributed systems technology; Web based technologies, Application Servers, application and database performance tuning approaches and tools.
Strong empathy for users and customers
Strong technical documentation & presentation skills.
YuMe is a leading independent provider of digital video brand advertising solutions. Its proprietary data-science driven technologies and large audience footprint drive inventory monetization and enable advertisers to reach targeted, brand receptive audiences across a wide range of Internet-connected devices. Designed to serve the specific needs of brand advertising, YuMe’s technology platform simplifies the complexities associated with delivering effective digital video advertising campaigns in today’s highly-fragmented market. YuMe (NYSE: YUME) is headquartered in Redwood City, CA with European headquarters in London and eight additional offices worldwide. This is a rare opportunity to be part of an organization that driving the shift of TV brand advertising to digital.
YuMe is currently NOT accepting resumes/applications from third party recruiting agencies. Any unsolicited resumes/applications will be deemed a gift and no fee shall be due to the agency.