Software Engineer-YuMe OS

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 part of the team that is 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.

Architect, design and develop middleware components for Yume’s ad service platform
Build highly scalable, high volume and robust components with an eye for security and auditability
Innovate with new designs to support low latency decisioning
Work closely with geographically distributed engineering teams in US and Chennai

A Typical work day of a YuMe OS 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 YuMe OS middleware in order to support the functionality needed for web application and web servicesWrite code & work with version management tools
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

Technical Skills
Expert in writing OOP and re-usable components
Hands on experience delivering solutions using J2EE, relational databases
Hands on experience of server technology and web services technology XML/XSL/SOAP/WSDL/REST
Hands on experience of security (Authentication, Authorization) related aspects
Excellent grasp of transactions, query optimization, object – relational mapping and MVC frameworks
Excellent grasp of distributed systems & algorithms
Excellent analytical, troubleshooting and communication skills (verbal and written)
Knowledge in building Web2.0 applications
Knowledge in Networking, HTTP, Web Servers
Familiarity with AJAX/HTML/CSS/Javascript, various Internet browsers and technologies

Education and Years of Experience

Bachelors in Computer Science or related field.
7 to 12 years of software development experience, developing software in a structured setting delivering enterprise class software products

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.