Meredith Corporation (NYSE: MDP; meredith.com) has been committed to service journalism for 115 years. Today, Meredith uses multiple distribution platforms — including broadcast television, print, digital, mobile and video — to provide consumers with content they desire and to deliver the messages of its advertising and marketing partners.
Meredith's National Media Group reaches nearly 200 million unduplicated American consumers every month, including 85 percent of U.S. Millennial women. Meredith is a leader in creating content across media platforms and life stages in key consumer interest areas such as celebrity, food, lifestyle, home, parenting, beauty, fashion, news and sports. Meredith also features robust brand licensing activities including more than 3,000 SKUs of branded products at 5,000 Walmart stores across the U.S. and at walmart.com., as well as innovative business-to-business marketing solutions provided by Meredith Xcelerated Marketing.
Meredith's Local Media Group includes 17 television stations reaching more than 11 percent of U.S. households. Meredith's portfolio is concentrated in large, fast-growing markets, with seven stations in the nation's Top 25 and 13 in Top 50 markets. Meredith's stations produce 700 hours of local news and entertainment content each week, and operate leading local digital destinations.
Backend Engineer | Ad Systems
New York, NY
Meredith Corporation is looking for an experienced Software Engineer to continue building its advertising platform. As a key member of our development team, you will be responsible for extending and improving all our Backend Services, including our proprietary Ads Server, Analytics Platform as well as other core parts of our platform.
Responsibilities: ● Participate in build out of proprietary Ads Serving platform. ● Implement code and tests for our system. ● Design and develop components in Go. ● Analyze business processes to identify product improvements.
Skills: ● Excellent problem solving and communication. ● Strong experience in Algorithms, Object Oriented Programming and Design Patterns. ● Strong experience in Testing: mocking and stubbing. ● Strong experience using Git. ● Strong experience with data modeling and SQL (PostgreSQL 9.4+, MySQL 5.2+) ● Experience with NoSQL databases: Redis, MongoDB, memcached. ● Comfortable working in an agile environment. ● Constantly seeking ways to improve the platform.
Nice to have: ● Experience with the Go toolchain (build, install, test, cover, etc). ● Experience with Amazon Web Services such as: Elasticache, Redshift, EMR, Kinesis, EKS. ● Experience with Continuous Integration. ● Experience with Docker. ● Experience with Java 7. ● Experience with Ruby 2.3. ● Advertising Experience.