Sr. Software Engineer – DSP/SSP

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.

YuMe is currently seeking to hire multiple Engineers from Sr. Engineer to Principal Engineer in our Software Team. These positions are located in our Chennai, India Development Center.

Architect, Design and develop low latency high traffic server components for Yume’s ad service platform
Develop innovative algorithms to ad tech algorithms using Operations Research (OR) techniques.
Innovate with new designs to support real time targeting decisions.
Work closely with geographically distributed engineering teams in US and Chennai

A Typical work day of an DSP Engineer
Work closely with PM Team to understand & analyze requirements
Create design documentation & review the same with the team
Collaborate with teams across geographies to finalize design documents
Create low level design & test case for the module/feature
Develop code & work with version management tools
Own a feature/module
Should write & execute unit test cases
Should write & execute functional, integration test cases
Should write test cases for existing features (backlog)
Should contribute in code review & improve guideline documents
Should analyze & fix issues found post development
Actively contribute in supporting product on need basis
Participate in design review of other features
Needs to update & embrace self on latest happenings in the domain as well as the relevant technologies

Competencies – Technical / Functional and Managerial

Technical Skills
Hands-on experience designing and implementing high volume, high availability solutions
Prior experience in ad tech a plus
Expertise in complex data structures and data design is a must
Expertise in OR techniques
Expertise in J2SE, MySQL, Web Server, Application Servers, Flume, Sqoop, Hibernate, Spring etc.
Expertise in Big Data computing technologies like Map Reduce, HBASE, HIVE is a plus

Education and Years of Experience
BS/MS in Computer Science or related field required, MS Preferred
5-10+ years of software development in Java/J2EE using various Open Source Technologies

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.