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Staff Software Engineer

OpenX

OpenX

Software Engineering
Kraków, Poland
Posted on Wednesday, April 3, 2024
Company at a Glance
OpenX is focused on unleashing the full economic potential of digital media companies. We do this by making digital advertising markets and technologies that are designed to deliver optimal value to publishers and advertisers on every ad served across all screens.
At OpenX, we have built a team that is uniquely experienced in designing and operating high-scale ad marketplaces, and we are constantly on the lookout for thoughtful, creative executors who are as fascinated as we are about finding new ways to apply a blend of market design, technical innovation, operational excellence, and empathetic partner service to the frontiers of digital advertising.
OpenX is looking for a talented and highly motivated Staff Software Engineer to help us innovate and improve our products. You will work in all aspects of agile application development, including our enterprise platform that interfaces with a multitude of services that are depended on to deliver billions of requests per day. Your opinions will be important in all phases of product development, starting from requirements to validation and deployment. The team is focused on exchange features for connected devices (CTV).
We are operating at a scale:
100% Cloud-based (GCP) platform
Over 400 billion Ad requests every day
Over 120 000 CPU daily
Over 140 TB RAM daily
Over 50 PB of data per week
Over 1200 production deployments a month
You will have the possibility to work with: Docker, Kubernetes, Java, Erlang, Go, CI/CD, GitHub, Google Cloud Platform and its services like GKE, Cloud Build, BigQuery, etc.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead a team of developers
  • Design high-performance, distributed, low-latency systems
  • Design and implement backend service applications
  • Architect, create, and deliver new features and functionality
  • Work with Product to drive the requirements, and own the project end-to-end
  • Analyse and improve efficiency, scalability, and stability of servers and processes
  • Think long-term and be unsatisfied with band-aids
  • Identify unnecessary complexity and remove it
  • Work effectively on a team and coordinate or lead others

Required Qualifications:

  • Ideally 7+ years of working experience in Java, Scala or Kotlin
  • Experience with databases system design, RDBMS or NoSQL
  • Experience Google Cloud Platform, k8s, and docker is a big advantage
  • Experience working in digital media, marketing technology, or advertising technology is a big plus.
  • Experience with Golang, Elixir, and/or Erlang is a plus.
  • Communicative Polish and English

Desired Qualifications:

  • Fluently speak algorithms and data structures and platforms (Linux)
  • Be comfortable using the right tools and languages for the job, even brand new ones
  • Have the ability to develop scalable, modular applications
  • SCRUM / Agile environment experience

What we offer:

  • Employment contract (26 350 - 31 000 PLN gross/monthly) OR B2B (208 - 240 PLN net/hourly)
  • Working with the newest technologies such as Cloud Computing (GCP)
  • Experienced Team (50% of the company are senior developers!)
  • Challenges at work that are difficult to find anywhere else!
  • Solving important problems in a scale
  • Joining a company that is growing and scaling
  • Flexible working hours & remote work option
OpenX VALUES
Our five company values form a solid bedrock serving to define us as a group and guide the company. Our values remind us that how we do things often matters as much as what we do.
WE ARE ONE
We are one team. There are no exceptions. We are a group of strong and diverse individuals unified by a shared mission. We embrace challenges and win together as a team. We respect and care about our colleagues and cultivate an inclusive culture
WE ARE CUSTOMER CENTRIC
We innovate on behalf of our customers. We understand, respect, and listen carefully to our customers. We build great products to solve our customers’ problems. We manage our customers’ expectations clearly and honestly. We are a trusted partner to all of our customers - we act with integrity at all times. We care.
OPENX IS OURS
We are all owners of OpenX
We all have a voice to improve OpenX
We stake our personal and professional reputations on the excellence of our work
We are not interested in just "doing our jobs"; we take ownership to drive results
WE ARE AN OPEN BOOK
We understand and respect what each of us does. We are eager to teach and share what we know with others, both internally and externally. We are eager to learn from others and we ask questions internally and externally.
WE EVOLVE FAST
We take responsible risks and own and learn from our mistakes. We recognize and repeat success. We actively seek out and provide constructive feedback. We adapt quickly and embrace change. We tackle growth and learning with real urgency. We are endlessly curious.
OpenX is committed to equal employment opportunities.
It is a fundamental principle at OpenX not to discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally-recognized basis including, but not limited to: age, race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, sex, disability, predisposing genetic characteristics, genetic information, military or veteran status, marital status, gender identity/transgender status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, and other protected characteristic as established by law.
OpenX Applicant Privacy Policy
Applicants can review our Applicant Privacy Policy at any time by visiting the following link: https://www.openx.com/privacy-center/applicant-privacy-policy/.
Effective Date: April 18, 2024