AdGear (belonging to the Samsung Ads business), is an Advertising Technology Company located in the heart of Old Montreal. AdGear focuses on enabling brands to connect with Samsung TV audiences as they are exposed to digital media across all devices. Being part of an international company such as Samsung and doing business around the world means that we get to work on big complex projects with stakeholders and teams located around the globe.
Samsung has developed a proprietary ad platform that leverages unique first party TV data to help brands connect to their audience as they explore content across desktop, mobile, tablets and our SMART TVs. The Samsung Ad Platform delivers high-quality audience targeting powered by three key components: first-party audience data at scale, world-class data science, and brand-safe cross-device ad inventory.
What you’ll do
As an Application intern, you will be responsible for designing, building, deploying and maintaining a client-facing application and its API used to configure and provide analytics of a high-volume real-time bidding platform. There will be opportunities to contribute to open source, review code, and share knowledge.
You will be working with experienced, passionate programmers as part of the application team within a broader engineering organization with a strong technical culture. The portfolio of some of our team members is available here: http://github.com/adgear/team
Our tech stack includes a mixture of technologies such as Typescript, React.js, Ruby on Rails, GraphQL.
RESTful web services
Performance debugging and tooling
Contribute to the design, development and evolution of the system
Design, document, implement and unit test of the server components
Ensure products meet all relevant specifications and quality standards
Perform tasks related to securing and keeping the products, tools, and processes that you are responsible for security.
You are currently enrolled in a full time degree in Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or similar
You enjoy building things
You value craftsmanship in software http://manifesto.softwarecraftsmanship.org
You enjoy reading code, and you're probably in the habit of reading the source for your dependencies
Knowledge of scripting languages such as Ruby or Python
Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills
You are eligible to work full time (40h/week)
Have a solid interest in learning Ruby on Rails and PostgreSQL
Great choice of snacks and drinks in the office available daily
Board games and Ping-Pong
Company outings, roasts, and many more interesting things
Yoga in the office once a week