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Senior Full Stack Software Engineer

GumGum

GumGum

Software Engineering
Mexico City, Mexico
Posted on Thursday, May 16, 2024

GumGum is a contextual-first, global digital advertising platform that uses advanced AI technology to serve captivating creative ads that drive consumer attention, without the use of personal data. At GumGum, we don’t need to know who you are to deliver relevant and engaging ads that align with your active frame of mind. We believe that a digital advertising industry based on context rather than personal data builds a more equitable and less invasive future for the internet and is better for consumers, publishers and advertisers alike. Our blueprint for the future, The Mindset Matrix™, combines the power of context and creative in digital advertising to deliver superior attention and drive consumer action without sacrificing personal data.

To be a part of this next phase of digital advertising that prioritizes data privacy, please visit www.gumgum.com/careers

The Senior Fullstack Software Engineer is a key member of our Verity™ Engineering team that sits within our Technology division. Reporting into the Manager of Engineer for Verity™, this role builds and maintains a variety of web applications used by both internal and external users. Verity™ is a proprietary GumGum-built service that exposes GumGum’s AI capabilities including Natural Language Processing and Computer Vision.

This Senior Full Stack Engineer will be available during US-based working hours to be the main point of contact for the development and maintenance of all Verity™ applications. This person will also play a pivotal role in primary Verity™-related initiatives for the whole company. As one of the biggest and most dynamic divisions within GumGum, you will be working in a team that prioritizes skill sharing, learning, and personal & professional growth.

Note: This position offers the opportunity for remote work or 'work from home' as there isn't a nearby office. However, GumGum is excited to only consider applicants residing in the local area listed in the job description for business needs including some or all of the following: client interaction, team interaction, timezone, etc.

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What You'll Achieve

  • Design and enhance React web applications with new features.
  • Develop backend functionalities using Python, AWS Services, and GraphQL.
  • Utilize React, Typescript, and contribute to open-source JavaScript projects.
  • Implement tests to ensure cross-browser functionality.
  • Conduct thorough code reviews to maintain high-quality standards.
  • Resolve user-reported issues swiftly and effectively.
  • Work with DevOps, Designers, and Product teams to deliver top-notch solutions.

Skills You'll Bring

  • Degree in Computer Science or related field is a plus.
  • 4-5+ years as a Software Engineer with JavaScript; 2+ years with React and Python; AWS Cloud experience (Lambda/S3/Cognito) is desired.
  • Proficient in JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, Git, command-line tools, and relational databases (MySQL/Postgres).
  • Strong critical thinking, logical skills, and creativity for out-of-the-box solutions.
  • Excellent communication skills for effective collaboration with technical and non-technical teams.
  • Attention to detail, self-starter, ability to manage multiple projects, and a proactive, collaborative attitude.

What We Offer

  • Learn about our benefits & perks package at gumgum.com/benefits. If you'd like additional information, your recruiter can share more specifics during the hiring process!

Awards

  • Shortlisted for Marketing Technology Company of the Year for the 2023 Mumbrella Awards
  • 2024 Winner of 7 BuiltIn Awards on a national, regional, and remote scale - including Remote Best Places to Work at #25 and Best Midsize Places to Work in Los Angeles, CA at #9
  • Ad Exchanger Programmatic Power Player 2022 and 2021
  • CTO Hero Award of OTT.X 2023
  • Digiday Media Awards Europe finalist 2022 and 2021
  • Finalist for the 2023 AdExchanger Awards Best Video Technology For Media Suppliers
  • Gold Award at the IAB Mixx Awards in Belgium in the “Best Use of Advertising Technology” category
  • The Drum Award Digital Advertising: Game-changing Technology for Domino's case study

GumGum is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. At GumGum, we believe in cultivating an environment where our team members can bring their authentic, whole selves to work. Encouraging identity and belonging is one of the many aspects of our culture that makes us stronger as an organization and drives innovation. We are committed to building and delivering a diverse, inclusive, and equitable workforce that is representative of the world around us, where all individuals are treated with respect and dignity - and to act swiftly if this value is ever threatened. We are constantly striving to be better, and we continue to take strategic steps to advance representation. - Phil Schraeder, CEO

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