Are you interested in working in a fast-paced, exciting environment with driven, talented and passionate people? Do you have an eagerness to learn and interest in adding to your tech tool box? Are you ready to dive in and learn an elegant functional programming language such as Erlang and get your hands on large amounts of data?
We at Samsung Ads l AdGear handle ~1,000,000 requests per second. We have a maximum of 100ms to parse an ad bid request, query our databases to find the most appropriate ad for that end-user, decide on our bid price, and respond. We manage an inventory of ~10,000 active ads for ~250 concurrent campaigns driving tens of millions of dollars in monthly revenue; generating ~600,000,000 ad impressions daily. We support ad operators from all around the world in multiple currencies and languages and we are looking to add System Developers - junior, intermediate or senior (Erlang), to the team.
What you’ll do
As a System Developer, you will be responsible for designing, building, deploying, and maintaining components in our distributed real-time bidding system, a system that gets a high volume of traffic. This involves measuring and tuning high-performance, low-latency (soft-real-time) systems while working towards improved robustness and correctness along with the following:
What you need to succeed in this role:
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About our team ‘Advertiser Platform’
Our team is responsible for managing, growing and optimizing product access to high-quality programmatic ads supply to effectively, intelligently and safely satisfy demand. We handle more than a million bid requests per second and over one billion per day across multiple data centers. Our tech stack includes a mixture of Erlang, Go, C, Linux, Concourse, Docker and Kubernetes.
Eventual consistency in distributed systems is at the heart of what we do, you will get to work with it and see it in action. You will have opportunities to contribute to open source, conduct research and development, review code, participate in shaping our engineering practices and share knowledge. In addition, you will also have exposure to our ML engineers who work on optimization and prediction problems. This is a great opportunity to work alongside experienced, passionate software developers as part of a team within a broader engineering organization with a strong technical culture.
These roles are to be based out of Montreal, QC, Toronto, ON or open to Remote – Canada. Any roles based in Montreal or Toronto, will follow a hybrid work model and will report to one of our Engineering Managers.
Life at Samsung Ads l AdGear…
We are proud to have built a world-class organization, grounded in an entrepreneurial and collaborative spirit. Working at Samsung Ads offers one of the best environments in the industry to learn just how fast you can grow, how much you can achieve, and how good you can be. We thrive on problem-solving, breaking new ground, and enjoying every part of the journey.
If you're interested in joining a rapidly growing team working to build an outstanding, world-class advertising organization with a relentless focus on design and customer experience, you've come to the right place and apply now or share with a friend!