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Software Engineer II - Measurement - The Trade Desk

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Job Title
Software Engineer II - Measurement
Job Location
Hong Kong
Job Description

The Trade Desk is a global technology company with a mission to create a better, more open internet for everyone through principled, intelligent advertising. Handling over 1 trillion queries per day, our platform operates at an unprecedented scale. We have also built something even stronger and more valuable: an award-winning culture based on trust, ownership, empathy, and collaboration. We value the unique experiences and perspectives that each person brings to The Trade Desk, and we are committed to fostering inclusive spaces where everyone can bring their authentic selves to work every day.

Do you have a passion for solving hard problems at scale? Are you eager to join a dynamic, globally- connected team where your contributions will make a meaningful difference in building a better media ecosystem? Come and see why Fortune magazine consistently ranks The Trade Desk among the best small- to medium-sized workplaces globally.

What we do  

The Measurement Upper Funnel engineering team is based in APAC, with members in Hong Kong, Shanghai and Sydney. Our Product Manager is based in West Coast, and we have a 30 mins virtual standup every morning to sync up. We are a distributed team by design, and rely heavily on technology such as asynchronous messaging and video conferencing to stay informed and connected.

We have a highly productive technology team that enjoy a collaborative work environment that has involvement in end to end delivery of scalable technology solutions. We have a mindset of build it, ship it, own it.  Our teams are empowered to use the best tools and technologies for the job. We have a multi-cloud environment and we are going towards the microservices architecture. 

We develop our client facing products utilising .Net/.Net Core, Javascript (React), gRPC, REST API’s, Docker containers and Kubernetes.  We developed our big data processing backend utilising Apache Spark and Flink.

What you’ll do: 

Some of the work that you will be doing to help us deliver on our mission is: 

  • Our Software Engineers are end-to-end owners. You will participate actively in all aspects of designing, building, and delivering products for our clients. 
  • Our Software Engineers develop with a variety of platforms and technologies, such Docker, Kubernetes,  Terraform, Gitlab, Bamboo, AWS, Azure, Aliyun, Scala, SQL Server & Vertica 
  • Our Software Engineers participate in code reviews  

We are a global team with different backgrounds, experiences and perspectives. To complement this team, you will welcome ideas that are different from your own and be well-versed in building from common ground to value, seek out, and foster invisible and visible dimensions of diversity. 

Who you are: 

Our culture is much deeper than just having fun together (though, we do that well too...). We take pride in our engineers being trust-builders, generous givers, scrappy problem solvers, and gritty pursuers of excellence. You do not have to meet all the requirements below, but we believe that people who meet most of them will have a higher likelihood of succeeding in this role: 

  • Proven skills and interest in programming (C#, Java, or equivalent)
  • Proven skills in SQL to query data from databases.
  • Understanding of designing web-based and microservices architecture
  • Understanding of Agile development methodology and development practices
  • Experience in cloud-based platform experience (AWS, Azure or Aliyun)
  • Understanding of database technologies such as row-based vs column-based RDBMS, Document, Key-Value.
  • Understanding of data analytics tools and framework such as spark or numpy is preferred.

Variety of technical opportunity is one of the best things about working at The Trade Desk as a software engineer which is why we do not expect you to know every technology we use when you start. What we care about is that you can learn quickly and find solutions to complex problems using the optimum tools for the job.What you know is less important than how well you learn and innovate. We don't need engineers who know all the answers; we need engineers who can invent the answers no one has thought of yet, to the questions yet to be asked. 

The Trade Desk does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firm recruiters. Fees will not be paid in the event a candidate submitted by a recruiter without an agreement in place is hired; such resumes will be deemed the sole property of The Trade Desk. The Trade Desk is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

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The Trade Desk Headquarters Location

Ventura, CA

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The Trade Desk Company Size

Between 2,000 - 5,000 employees

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The Trade Desk Funding Rounds

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  • Debt Financing

    $125,000,000 USD

  • Series C

    $60,000,000 USD

  • Debt Financing

    $45,000,000 USD

  • Series B

    $20,000,000 USD

  • Seed

    $5,000,000 USD

  • Seed

    $2,500,000 USD

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