Software Development Lead


Cleveland, OH, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Software
  • Post Date: 02/22/2021
  • Website:
  • Company Address: 999 Baker Way Suite 500, San Mateo, CA, 94404

About BrightEdge

BrightEdge is the essential content marketing platform for modern business. It transforms online content into tangible business results such as traffic, revenue and engagement.

Job Description

As the industry pioneer behind Content Performance Marketing, BrightEdge has thoroughly redefined the concept of search engine optimization (SEO) by developing an award-winning platform that precisely measures and optimizes marketing content across online channels. Our cloud-based platform is powered by big data analysis that allows our customers to plan, optimize, and measure campaigns based on real-time content performance. BrightEdge has emerged as the leading international provider of cloud-based SEO Enterprise solutions due to its dynamic and results oriented entrepreneurial culture. 
Are you a software engineer looking to join a fast-paced team with ample room for growth? Do you enjoy working with the latest technologies and do you want to work on an innovative, industry-leading product? If so, we need to talk! 
BrightEdge is looking for a Dev Lead to join our platform team. At the core of our software is the BrightEdge Platform and we’re looking for a design-focused engineer that is thoughtful on design and excellent in communication to take on this challenge. In this position, you will develop, and architect key platform components used to power our platform, which is used by some of the largest companies in the world. BrightEdge is growing quickly, and this is a great opportunity to work with some of the brightest minds in Silicon Valley on innovative solutions used by more than 1500 customers and 9000 brands. 
At BrightEdge, our Dev Leads: 
Develop and lead the design, development, and implementation of key back-end components in Python 
Develop highly scalable systems using open source technologies like Hive, Impala, Hadoop, HBase, and cloud technologies (Amazon AWS) 
Design highly modular and scalable objects that will interface with our front-end team and third party vendors 
Value collaboration with UI and lead design meetings with different teams to negotiate interface definitions 
Review code for performance, scalability, maintainability, and flexibility 
Participate in Agile/SCRUM team to build features for one of our core product teams 
Contribute to the overall architecture for the UI framework while working closely with an experienced team of engineering experts 
Work closely with Product Managers to break down features and understand business requirements 
Design and develop proof of concept features and UI designs for fast turnaround 
Debug critical problems on production environment with minimal turnaround time 
The ideal candidate: 
·       3+ years of experience as a Software Engineer 
·       BS/MS in Computer Science or related field 
·       Expert knowledge of Python and/or Java, HTML, CSS, and other related technologies
·       Knowledge or hands-on experience of Redis, AWS, Google cloud, GraphQL, Hadoop, Hive, ES6, SASS, Redux, or Flux would be a plus 
·       Background in distributed systems and/or developing enterprise software systems 
·       Strong communication and ability to lead a team 
·       Independent worker with ability to take initiative and ownership on projects 
·       Ability to learn new frameworks quickly and drive innovative solutions 
·       Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced, rapidly-changing environment 
Benefits & Perks 
·          Competitive Salary with Stock Options 
·          Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance / PTO 
·          Team networking, social events, Friday company lunches 
·          Hackathons 
·          Fully stocked kitchens 
·          Comfortable working spaces 
About our Product 
o         Largest dataset in the industry: we process over 100 terabytes of data each week, and over 150 billion URLs in total 
o         Trusted brand: 1,500+ Direct/Agency clients, totaling over 8,500+ brands 
o         Fast-paced innovation: 5 week product release cycles to ensure competitive advantage and client satisfaction 
o         Secure: BrightEdge is the only SEO platform that is ISO 27001 certified 
About BrightEdge  
BrightEdge Technologies, Inc. ( is privately held and the leader in cloud-based SEO and Content Performance Marketing solutions for over 1200 enterprise, corporate, and agency customers and 9000 brands. The BrightEdge platform boosts their marketing performance by streamlining, automating, and integrating search optimization, social marketing, and content performance management capabilities for its customers. Advanced BrightEdge technology delivers visibility, executable recommendations, competitive insights, and dynamic performance metrics. With the largest technology, sales, and customer success teams in our industry, we help customers innovate and execute to achieve superior marketing performance. 

About BrightEdge
BrightEdge is widely recognized as a global leader in SEO and Digital marketing. The most innovative customers across more than 80 countries trust BrightEdge to modernize their Digital Marketing stack for today’s digital world. We are helping thousands of organizations, including many of the world’s largest companies, transform their businesses and drive more revenue.  
The continuous innovation of our product is supported by what we believe to be our most valuable assets: our people. Our employees are industry experts at the forefront of digital transformation. Come join us and help us share the future of SEO.  

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