Senior Software Engineer

| Chicago

Overview

EMX, is a new programmatic marketplace which offers more powerful media solutions across supply, demand and data to publishers, advertisers, ad tech providers and agencies, including increased efficiencies, heightened transparency and an overall lift in ROI.

 

EMX combines the services of an automated global marketplace specializing in direct-to-consumer access through technologies like header bidding, with a leading deterministic data and decisioning platform for advertisers and brands. As an integrated business, EMX gives clients access to a unified supply chain providing access to more audiences on all screens, including TV, OOH, mobile and desktop.

 

Anchored within Engine, EMX is part of an international advertising powerhouse that affords us the ability to be a part of end-to-end marketing solutions for many of the world’s most recognizable brands.

Role

EMX Digital is looking for an experienced Software Engineer to design, develop, and deliver our products and services as we operate in a world where 2 extra milliseconds of latency can make or break. If you have experience in the ad tech world, have a passion for bringing new concepts to life, and love using the latest open-source technologies, then join us.

 

We look for self-starters who thrive in a fast-paced, agile environment; those who love wearing many hats, are able to change direction quickly and show a passion for learning new technologies will thrive at EMX. The ideal candidate will be able to work with a small, collaborative team of engineers, product managers, and designers and can prioritize, multi-task, and deliver cutting edge, clean code.

Responsibilities

  • Own product initiatives from ideation to deployment

  • Enable our end users, both internal and external, to understand complex datasets in an intuitive way, so that they can make intelligent decisions for their advertising goals

  • Write well crafted, tested, readable and maintainable JavaScript code and work with the latest frontend technologies – React, Redux, GraphQL, Node.js and more!

  • Partner with product managers to develop requirements with supporting UI visualizations, and iterate on proposed designs with stakeholders

  • Work with product and customer-facing teams to ensure products exceed customer expectations

  • Stay current with the latest development practices and apply your findings with the team

Qualifications

  • 7+ years' software development experience
  • 4+ years' experience with modern frameworks like React, Angular, etc.
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent
  • A solid track record of delivering complex software, especially with a focus on scalable data pipelines
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral, with engineers and product owners
  • Willingness to challenge the status quo
  • Ability to adapt quickly to a rapidly shifting business and technical landscape
  • Experience in a web and mobile software development environment and understanding information architecture and user-centered design methodologies
  • Prior domain knowledge in tech/Martech is a plus
  • AWS or other cloud experience is a plus

Tech Stack:

  • Javascript, React, Node.js for the frontend web application stack
  • Java for backend data pipelines
  • MySQL, Redis, Docker, Kubernetes
  • AWS (ECS, Lambda, Redshift, DynamoDB, Athena)

Benefits and Perks:

  • Unlimited paid time off
  • 401(k) employer contributions
  • Competitive Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability Insurance
  • Entertainment and travel discounts
  • Family-friendly benefits
  • Collaborative environment
  • Shiny new MacBook Air or Pro
  • Surround yourself with some of the smartest people in the industry
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Location

Located in Chicago, New York City (HQ), and San Francisco. We're surrounded by trendy restaurants and easy access to public transportation.

What are EMX Digital Perks + Benefits

EMX Digital Benefits Overview

We have an excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), life insurance, flexible time off, and many other perks. Come join our fast-growing team at our headquarters in New York City and our other offices in downtown Chicago, and San Francisco.

Culture
Friends Outside of Work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany Committees
Daily Stand Up
Open Door Policy
Group Brainstorming Sessions
Pair Programming
Open Office Floor Plan
Diversity
Someone's Primary Function Is Managing the Company’s Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Team Workouts
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Lunch and Learns
Cross-Functional Training Encouraged
Promote From Within
Online Course Subscriptions Available
Customized Development Tracks
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