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Senior Back End Engineer, Ads - Activision Blizzard Media

21 days ago by King

  San Francisco (California), USA

Level: Senior

Contract: Full Time (Paid)

Sector: Software Engineering

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Activision Blizzard Media is a rapidly growing business built to connect brands with our 350M + global player base across Activision, Blizzard and King. We create premium, innovative advertising experiences for world-class casual mobile games like King's Candy Crush Saga. Looking ahead, we plan to launch advertising across the Activision Blizzard portfolio, including high growth areas like eSports. This is an exciting time to join this growing business. We are hiring a Senior Back End Engineer in our Ads Engineering team, empowering cutting edge mobile advertising technologies to create the next generation of our Ads Platform.

Your role within Activision Blizzard Media

  • Design and develop highly scalable, highly available and highly reliable supply side platform that handles billions of requests per day
  • Work with architects and other engineers to design and architect backend systems
  • Collaborate with Product and peer engineering teams on cross functional projects
  • Work with DevOps engineers to ensure operational excellence
  • Genuine interest in working with and mentoring junior engineers

Skills To Create Thrills

  • 5+ years of experience leading the development of high performing web services in Java
  • Experience with streaming technologies e.g. Kafka, Flink or Storm
  • Experience with NoSQL systems e.g. Dynamo DB, Cassandra, HBase
  • Experience working in a cloud-based environment with Google Cloud Platform or AWS
  • Great communication skills and a proven ability to work in a collaborative team environment
  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science, similar technical field of study or equivalent practical experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge and experience in CI/CD, test automation, Jenkins, Gradle and related technologies
  • Experience with open source technologies like Docker, Kubernetes, Google BigQuery

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