Senior Adtech Engineer

What we're looking for

Keakie is looking for an experienced Adtech Engineer to join the Platform Team, the integral team responsible for managing the API and delivering a set of innovative and first-of-their-kind features.


What you’ll do

  • Participate in system design discussions and decisions
  • Write clean, modular and testable robust code in satisfying system requirements
  • Take full ownership of our bespoke advertising bidding system including auction systems, recommendation algorithms and more.
  • Work to support SLA, SLO and SLIs
  • Start to bring in elements of ML architecture and strategy to our advertising stack including personality modelling

What you’ll need

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science/ Mathematics or related technical field.
  • Proficiency in Golang. 3-4 years+
  • Expertise and focus building performant systems in constrained(time/resource) environments.
  • Strong knowledge of parallel and concurrent programming paradigms
  • Experience taking full ownership of APIs and Microservices.
  • Agile software development experience.
  • Experience building event-driven backend services for large-scale consumer facing applications.
  • Understanding of algorithms, data structures, and their time and space performance characteristics.
  • Track record working with database systems (Cassandra, MySQL, Redis, Aerospike, Druid or similar).
  • Experience debugging and supporting applications in a cloud environment.
  • Excellent communication skills and comfortable in collaborative environments.
  • Experience in provision and reception of work unit related feedback
  • Experience in architecting bidding or advertising systems at scale

Tech Stack

  • AWS
  • Golang
  • Cassandra
  • Aerospike
  • Druid
  • Git/Github
  • Amazon QLDB
  • Kinesis

Where: UK

When: ASAP