Senior Front End Software Engineer


Pasadena, CA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Web/Graphic Design/Internet
  • Post Date: 05/04/2021
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  • Company Address: OpenX Technologies, Inc. 888 East Walnut Street, Pasadena, CA, 91101

About OpenX

At OpenX, we solve a fundamental issue for brands: how to reach consumers, at scale, in a fragmented media environment. We power highly relevant advertising, delivering quality and value to consumers, publishers and marketers across every type of connected screen and ad format globally.

Job Description

About the job

OpenX is looking for a talented and highly motivated Senior Frontend Software Engineer to help us with Apollo, our newest product line. You will be working on a full-stack team to define, create, and deliver new features and functionality in order to deliver the best possible advertising experience in the market. Scalability, performance, and rock-solid reliability are all factors to consider with every line you code.

Key Responsibilities
    • Lead and own entire features sets: definition, design, and development
    • Have full ownership of critical components of the platform
    • Influence and drive software development best practices for the team
    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams within Engineering, UX, Business, and Product
    • Proactively contribute ideas for new features, as well as identify areas for improvement

Required Qualifications
    • 5+ years of industry experience doing frontend software development
    • Experience invoking, and designing GraphQL
    • Strong understanding of Web technologies and distributed systems
    • Strong knowledge of HTML and CSS and experience on building custom UI
    • Proficiency in JavaScript, TypeScript, React and at least one other frontend JS framework
    • Excellent software engineering, design, and architecture skills
    • Self-starter with a can-do attitude who has relentless desire to improve quality and quantity of your output
    • A track record of ownership and professionalism
    • Excellent communication, teamwork, and documentation skills
    • BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

    • Experience with Hasura, Apollo GraphQL
    • Experience with NodeJS
    • Experience with testing frameworks such as Jest
    • Experience with Google Cloud Platform App Dev technologies such as Firebase, PubSub, Cloud SQL

Even More Unreasonably Awesome
    • Familiarity with PrebidJS
    • Experience with container & orchestration technologies like Docker and Kubernetes
    • Experienced with large scale distributed applications

Open To Remote Candidates In The Following States


Company At a Glance

OpenX is focused on unleashing the full economic potential of digital media companies. We do this by making digital advertising markets and technologies that are designed to deliver optimal value to publishers and advertisers on every ad served across all screens.

At OpenX, we have built a team that is uniquely experienced in designing and operating high-scale ad marketplaces, and we are constantly on the lookout for thoughtful, creative executors who are as fascinated as we are about finding new ways to apply a blend of market design, technical innovation, operational excellence, and empathetic partner service to the frontiers of digital advertising.

OpenX Values

Our five company values form a solid bedrock serving to define us as a group and guide the company. Our values remind us that how we do things often matters as much as what we do.

We are one

One team. No exceptions. We are a group of strong and diverse individuals unified by a clear common purpose.

Our customers define us

We know our business flourishes or dies because of our customers.

OpenX is mine

We are all owners of OpenX. We stake our personal and professional reputations on the excellence of our work.

We are an open book

We are eager to teach and share what we know with others.

We evolve fast

We take risks and confront failure openly. We recognize and repeat success aggressively. We actively seek out and provide constructive criticism. Defensiveness is for weaklings!

The above job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and standards of the position. Incumbents will follow any other instructions, and perform any other related duties, as assigned by their supervisor, policy and company management.

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