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Opportunity

We are looking for a top mobile ad seller in Detroit. This person must be both eager to help grow an early stage business and passionate about emerging media and mobile. Candidates must have a track record of meeting and exceeding revenue goals while driving media innovation and results for leading brand advertisers in Detroit.

Requirements

  • 5+ years in digital ad sales
  • Experience selling mobile solutions
  • Strategic relationships with key digital advertising agencies and clients in Detroit.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Strategic, creative thinker with a strong grasp of technology
  • Self-motivated, independent seller who can operate autonomously and deliver under pressure
  • Boundless energy, passion, and relentlessness.

Comp & Benefits

  • Competitive comp based on experience level (Base + Commission)
  • Healthcare HMO & PPO
  • Stock options and 401k

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Opportunity

By applying and enforcing standard and best practices, you will design and develop scalable, 24×7 data and reporting services to process billions of events per day. Specific duties will include developing enhancements to our Hadoop/Hive based data pipeline and extend to streamed data processing; contributing to data reporting projects including generating internal and external reports or visualizations (CSV, Excel, PDF, interactive web graphics and others) and data distribution / reporting components, real-time bidding or optimization algo using a combination of SQL, Ruby, R, Go, Javascript, D3, Bourne shell scripts, cron jobs, and other relevant technologies. Will also be expected to implement new services and algorithms to improve our product.

The ideal candidate has hands-on data processing experience. Candidate must be familiar with current distributed computing data technologies on commodity servers and have experience with 24×7 production needs.

Requirements

• Strong SQL skills on large-scale databases, knowledge of any of the following RDBMS such as MySQL, Postgres, Redshift, Hive or others.
• Experience with Linux or Unix based systems – including Bourne shell, cron and other Unix utilities.
• Strong software development skills, including experience with Java.
• Degree in Computer Science or a related field

Desired Technology Experience

• Experience with at least one of Ruby/Python, Bourne Shell or other scripting languages.
• Experience with Hadoop/MapReduce and/or EMR, including experience in developing MapReduce Jobs in Java or developing Hive UDF.
• ETL experience maintaining multiple data systems.
• Experience with Ooozie or other Hadoop workflow solutions and experience developing complex data processing pipelines, including experience developing regressions tests and deployment strategies for such environments.
• Experience with data reporting solutions – either developed in house or with 3rd party solutions.
• Working experience developing and supporting 24×7 production data services and pipelines on Linux systems – including experience being on-call supporting such services. Experience with AWS preferred.

Challenges we are tackling

• Reliably processing billions of events per day with no data loss 24×7 on commodity hardware.
• Processing events in near real-time
• Building for the fragility of cloud and distributed services
• Complex processing of large amounts of data in an efficient manner.
• Reporting, distribution of data, data analysis, data visualization and machine learning algorithms.
• Low latency data stores for use in bidding or algo optimization.

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Opportunity

We are looking for talented Data Scientists to join the team.

Responsibilities

  • Provide analytical insight into the network growth, performance and operation and inventory forecasting using appropriate statistical tools and data techniques
  • Drive company efforts to optimize company offerings
  • Development and automation of the necessary reports and analysis. Development of programs and process to access and transform large volumes of data from internal and external systems in a manner suitable for analysis
  • Development of statistical, mathematical and forecasting algorithms and procedures to grow the network in both video views and users. Perform complex data analysis in support of ad-hoc and standing requests
  • Develop programs to assemble necessary data and develop programs to analyze network tests
  • Research new data sources and analytical tools; contribute to new product development and operational delivery and presentation

Skills

  • Strong programming, graphing and database skills. Preferably programming experience with Ruby, Java and R. Skilled in acquiring and transforming data: SQL, scripts and ETL.
  • Experience with relational databases and large distributed systems, preferably MySQL, Cassandra and Hadoop/Hive
  • Experience with data analysis, statistical, reporting and visualization tools (Excel, R, etc….)
  • Experience with analyzing social networks (Facebook, Twitter, etc.)
  • Strong statistics, mathematics and analytics skills.
  • Skilled in statistical programing languages such SAS, R, etc.
  • Experience with machine learning algorithms a plus
  • Candidate should have track record of using his/her math/stats background to solve challenging problems
  • Demonstrated experience in bridging business analysis and technical development
  • Strong diagnosis and insight skills, ability to find trends and patterns in data and explain them
  • Strong oral and written presentation skills

Experience

  • Advanced degree in Economics, Statistics, Operations Research, or Computer Sciences
  • 5 years in data analysis, data management and software development
  • Demonstrated results orientation and follow-through

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Opportunity

We are looking for entry-level quality assurance testers. Ideal candidates are passionate about delivering awesome consumer and business applications. The candidates need to be methodology and process driven, detail oriented, hands on, fast-learners and passionate about technology..

Requirements

  • Exceptional organizational skills, meticulous attention to detail, and ability to maintain focus in fast paced environment.
  • Strong understanding of mobile devices (emphasis on Android and iOS) and experience using several consumer oriented apps.
  • Some knowledge of Unix/Linux and ability to learn, understand and analyze logs and other information generated by the server platform.
  • Strong initiative, flexibility, and ability to learn quickly.
  • Self-motivated and self-managed with a high degree of dependability.
  • Analytical, problem solving skills, ability to learn and apply new tools & applications.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in writing and verbally.
  • BA/BS or college diploma preferred.

Responsibilities

  • Evaluate and test the SessionM mobile SDKs, the SessionM Mobile UX and mobile ads on a daily basis to verify that they function according to functional specifications and development guidelines.
  • Author, Maintain and verify quality standards and comprehensive test procedures.
  • Organize and maintain mobile test device library.
  • Accurately track and report errors and failures encountered during testing, with detailed descriptions of the inputs and conditions necessary to reproduce the error.
  • Maximize efficiency in a constantly evolving environment where the process is fluid and creative solutions are necessary.
  • Works with development engineers, product managers, account managers and other departments in resolution of problems.
  • Be a team player with a winning attitude.

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Opportunity

We are looking for individuals with strong backgrounds in developing responsive websites and web applications with a mobile-first approach. Ideal candidates are passionate and experienced front-end developers, with strong JavaScript, HTML, and CSS skills.

Responsibilities

  • Developing and adapting rich media ads and games.
  • Developing and enhancing testable, robust web and mobile web applications.
  • Implement solutions from design teams while being mindful of good UI and UX.
  • Write and review code with an eye for quality, efficiency, and stability.
  • Write clear documentation wherever necessary.
  • Work with QA to facilitate testing.
  • Requirements

  • Expertise in JavaScript, HTML, and CSS.
  • Familiarity with Adobe Creative Cloud applications, esp. Photoshop.
  • Familiarity with Unix-based systems and terminal commands, esp. MacOS/X.
  • Experience developing responsive web pages for mobile, tablet, and desktop.
  • Experience developing for multiple browsers on a variety of platforms.
  • Good sense of UI design and UX.
  • Ability to work independently and take ownership, while contributing to team well-being.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Desirable experience

  • JavaScript web application frameworks, esp. Ember.js.
  • Ruby/Rails
  • Node.js
  • Middleman
  • Haml, Sass, Compass
  • Test-driven development, esp. using Jasmine and/or RSpec
  • Agile methodologies
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    Opportunity

    We are looking for A+ software engineers who are ready for a career defining opportunity.We are looking for individuals with strong backgrounds and interest in developing consumer-focused mobile apps and mobile loyalty, advertising and location SDKs from a leading Boston mobile and data startup. Ideal candidates are passionate and experienced C++, Objective-C or Java developers.

    Requirements

    • Candidate must either have two years or more of iOS or Android experience, or must have experience developing significant software applications – either in terms of scale or in terms of complexity – and knowledge of mobile app development
    • Candidate must have strong understanding on mobile development (UX, Multithreading, background tasks, development tools), computer science, systems programing, API development and demonstrated experience developing defect free software
    • Candidate should have experience developing server side services
    • Candidate must be able to work with customers integrating our SDKs
    • Candidate should be able to work independently taking ownership of major projects

    Technology Experience

    • Objective-C, Java, C or C++ experience
    • Web, Web Services and Server Services, Databases, RPC, JSON, XML experience
    • System programing experience
    • MacOX, Linux, Ubuntu/Debian

    Challenges we are tackling

    • Elegant mobile app development
    • Rock-solid platform specific SDKs, developer friendly APIs
    • Automated test systems

    Responsibilities

    • Develop for all aspects of iOS or Android development
    • Develop functional and developer friendly APIs
    • Develop server side functionality as needed and/or work closely with server side developers
    • Create speed, improve performance and maintain stability within the development lifecycle
    • Develop software and technology solutions, solve hard problems and answer to the technical needs of both the product and development teams
    • Work closely with our customers supporting their integration efforts and to develop improved features
    • Be a team player with a winning attitude

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    Opportunity

    SessionM is looking for a junior designer who is an adventurer looking to enter into the mobile frontier. We’re looking for a full-stack designer who is nimble, able to spin a lot of plates at once while maintaining consistent designs with a strong visual style. A designer who has the ability to create compelling work, and is able to communicate their ideas in a succinct manner within a fast pace atmosphere. Note that this role requires you to work on-site at our NYC office.

    Requirements

    • 1+ years of web experience and formal design training (mobile experience a plus)
    • Work closely with the Creative Director, Art Directors and other disciplines across the company on varied projects in the mobile space and other platforms
    • Proficient in MacOSX, Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Microsoft Office, Acrobat, Powerpoint, Keynote
    • Strong design portfolio
    • HMTL5/Animation knowledge is a plus

    Comp & Benefits

    • Competitive comp based on experience level
    • Healthcare HMO & PPO
    • Stock options and 401k
    • Flexible Spending and Transit Reimbursement Accounts

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    Opportunity

    We are looking for an Ad Operations associate to join our Boston office. The primary responsibility of the ad ops associate is to set up, launch and track campaign performance and monitor the overall health of the network. We’re looking for individuals who are detail oriented, that want to get into a fast paced, hot mobile company.

    Responsibilities

    • Set up, launch and track mobile ad campaigns as outlined in the insertion order
    • QA creative prior to launch on the network
    • Review and optimize campaign performance on a daily basis to ensure client’s campaign goals are met
    • Responsible for booking, tracking and analyzing campaigns in 3rd party systems
    • Coordinate with product, engineering, sales and account management teams to deliver successful campaigns
    • Identify and troubleshoot any campaign issues
    • Deliver 3rd party and internal reports to Account Management post campaign
    • Provide campaign learnings to account management which can be applied to future campaigns

    Requirements

    • BA Required
    • Ability to multi-task and work within tight deadlines while maintaining strict attention to detail and a positive attitude
    • Strong analytical and quantitative skills
    • Strong communication skills
    • Detailed and process oriented
    • Passion for driving results
    • Experience in online or mobile ad trafficking/operations is preferred
    • Knowledge of how to manage online or mobile inventory, campaigns and a network a plus
    • Knowledge of 3rd party reporting systems a plus

    Comp & Benefits

    • Competitive comp based on experience level
    • Healthcare HMO & PPO
    • Stock options and 401k

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    Opportunity

    We are looking for an individual with A-plus skills in technical operations. This person must be both eager to help grow an early stage business and passionate about the mobile space. This person must also be a self-starter who is comfortable with the demands of building, evolving and maintaining a stable high-availability infrastructure.

    Requirements

    • Linux Server Administration (Preferably Debian based)
    • Server and Application Automation Frameworks
    • Operation of Large Scale Web-services on Multi-tier Platforms
    • MySQL Administration and Tuning
    • Amazon Webservices (EC2, RDS, SES, SNS, etc)
    • Network Architecture and Administration (Routing, Switching 1GbE/10GbE, Firewalls)
    • Shell Scripting

    Desired Skills

    • NoSQL (Cassandra, Monogo, Hbase, Redis)
    • Ruby, Perl, Python Scripting and Modularization
    • Mobile or Ad Network Experience
    • Mac OS X End-User Administration
    • Openstack or Heavy Virtualization Experience
    • Large Dataset Management Expertise
    • SAN Management Experience
    • Disaster Recovery and Capacity Planning

    Responsibilities

    • Continued evolution of automation systems both in-house and in production
    • Responsible for daily production health
    • Work with developers to ensure capacity for future projects and new technologies where appropriate
    • Innovate and iterate on existing processes and procedures to make things simpler

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    Opportunity

    We are looking for A+ software engineers who thrive in the challenges of pushing high-volume platforms to their next level. We are looking for an individual with a strong background in designing and developing scalable web services, experience designing and implementing features for large-scale systems used by millions of mobile users per day.

    The ideal candidate is an individual with significant web, mobile, ad network, data platform or CDN platform experience. Candidate must be intimately familiar with current scalable multi-datacenter distributed computing technologies on commodity servers.

    Our current infrastructure uses the latest technologies: Linux, AWS, Cassandra, RedShift, AMQP, Hadoop, Ruby on Rails and Java. We use an agile development process.

    Desired Technology Experience

    • Ruby/Rails, Python, Java, Scala
    • JavaScript, HTML5, JSON, XML, etc.
    • TCP/IP, Sockets, AMQP
    • Linux, Ubuntu/Debian, VMs
    • Apache, Nginx, Thin, RabbitMQ
    • AWS, EC3, S3, RDS, CloudFront/CDNs
    • RDS, Mysql, Mongo, Cassandra, Redis, Hadoop, HBase, Memcache

    Challenges we are tackling

    • Services that scale to millions and millions of requests per day
    • Building for the fragility of cloud and distributed services
    • Big data storage, search, processing
    • Data analysis, data visualization and machine learning
    • Rock-solid mobile platform specific SDKs, APIs
    • Automated test systems, at scale, in the cloud

    Responsibilities

    • Develop for all aspects of the technology stack
    • Develop core platform services, front-end and back-end APIs
    • Create speed, improve performance and maintain stability within the development lifecycle
    • Develop software and technology solutions, solve hard problems and answer to the technical needs of both the product and development teams
    • Be a team player with a winning attitude
    • For more experienced candidates – ability and desire to lead teams of 1 – 3 engineers through complex projects

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    Opportunity

    We are looking for A+ quality assurance engineers who are passionate about delivering awesome consumer and business applications in the fast growing mobile space. Ideal candidate is technical and has solid software development skills. The candidate needs to be process driven, self-motivated and passionate about automation.

    Requirements

    • Solid software engineering education and/or experience.
    • Professional interest in Software Quality Assurance to help deliver high quality products.

    Desired Technology Experience

    • Programming: Ruby/Rails, Python, Java, Scala or equivalent
    • JavaScript, HTML5, JSON, XML, etc.
    • AWS, EC3, S3, RDS, CloudFront/CDNs, Virtual Machines
    • MySQL, Cassandra, SQL
    • Linux, Ubuntu/Debian, Mac OSX
    • Automation, Scalability testing
    • Linux, Ubuntu/Debian

    Challenges we are tackling

    • Building continuous integration
    • Selenium UI testing
    • iOS / Android UI automation
    • Automated test systems, at scale, in the cloud

    Responsibilities

    • Execute web, mobile web and mobile test plans
    • Program automated test suites
    • Develop QA test plans
    • Develop software and technology solutions to a variety of problems and answer to the technical needs of the qa, product, operations and development teams
    • Be a team player with a winning attitude

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    Opportunity

    Consider yourself a highly motivated people person? Do you love rewarding people for doing things? Addicted to your iPhone or Android? SessionM is looking for a Rewards Fulfillment Manager. They will play a significant role in the satisfaction of our loyal user base by fulfilling reward orders placed by customers, developing new reward opportunities, assisting with problems, and providing industry-leading support. This position will be based in Boston.

    Responsibilities

    • Handle the daily fulfillment, tracking, packaging, and shipping of all reward orders.
    • Development of new reward opportunities and discover new promotional partners.
    • Work with customers directly on any service issues they are experiencing with their reward orders, listening to their problems and discovering ways to improve our program.

    Requirements

    • Strong writing and excellent interpersonal skills
    • Outside the box / creative thinker
    • Organized and motivated self-starter (can juggle multiple projects and responsibilities)
    • Hungry for challenges and thrives in a fast-paced environment
    • Previous Zendesk experience is a plus

    Comp & Benefits

    • Competitive comp based on experience level
    • Healthcare HMO & PPO
    • Stock options and 401k
    • Flexible Spending and Transit Reimbursement Accounts
    • Happy hours, a sweet “Innovation District” office, and a fun working environment!

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    Opportunity

    We are looking for a top mobile ad seller in Los Angeles. This person must be both eager to help grow an early stage business and passionate about emerging media and mobile. Candidates must have a track record of meeting and exceeding revenue goals while driving media innovation and results for leading brand advertisers. The position will report to the VP, West Coast Sales and will be based in our Los Angeles office.

    Requirements

    • 5+ years in digital ad sales
    • Experience selling mobile solutions
    • Strategic relationships with key digital advertising agencies and clients in the San Francisco, Seattle and Portland markets.
    • Excellent communication and presentation skills
    • Strategic, creative thinker with a strong grasp of technology
    • Self-motivated, independent seller who can operate autonomously and deliver under pressure
    • Boundless energy, passion, and relentlessness.

    Comp & Benefits

    • Competitive comp based on experience level (Base + Commission)
    • Healthcare HMO & PPO
    • Stock options and 401k
    • Flexible Spending and Transit Reimbursement Accounts

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    Opportunity

    In this role you will apply deep knowledge of marketing trends, SessionM’s products, and individual client needs to ideate, develop and refine compelling solutions for a range of our key blue chip clients. Additionally, you will be responsible for the development of marketing strategies targeting key sectors in SessionM’s continued growth. Your knowledge of mobile media combined with your creativity, communication skills and analytical abilities, will shape how new and existing business grow.

    Responsibilities

    • Own the development of effective, integrated, data-driven ad solutions for key clients, and marketing strategies tailored to SessionM’s core sectors
    • Acquire and share detailed knowledge of the industry/vertical, its competitive landscape, client products and key business issues that affect the client and industry
    • Create content for the sales team to generate business and educate clients on how to use SessionM to achieve their industry-specific objectives

    Requirements

    • BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience
    • Advanced level of understanding of the mobile media landscape
    • 5 years experience in advertising sales, marketing or media
    • Excellent communication skills, written and oral

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    Opportunity

    Will provide leadership to the SQA and QA team by mentoring, training, and motivating junior team members. Specific duties will include developing the QA process, methodology, and metrics; selecting, deploying and maintaining QA tools; developing QA plans; executing web, mobile web and mobile test plans and communicating quality assurance metrics. Will also be responsible for automate testing; developing software and technology solutions, solving hard problems and answering to the technical needs of both the product and development teams. In addition will be expected to lead, train, and motivate the SQA team; work closely with all functional teams; and organize tasks within the QA team.

    Location: This position is based in our Boston office.

    Requirements

    Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field plus 2 years experience in field of Software Quality Assurance. Will also accept a B.S. in Computer Science plus 5 years of post-academic, progressive experience in a position involving software quality assurance in lieu of Master’s plus 2 years of experience. Post-academic experience must include at least 1 year of each of the following: experience building, testing, and developing automated test suites and mobile, web and/or server applications; QA automation with tools such as Selenium, TestNG; scalability testing, code coverage, build tools such as Jenkins, use of Virtual Machines such as VMWare, Xen, VirtualBox, AWS; software deployment and packaging, and source control management systems such as GIT, Subversion or Perforce; test case management systems and bug management such as JIRA; testing systems developed using the following technologies: Ruby/rails, Perl, Python, Java or Scala; scripting languages such as bourne shell, Unix based systems such as Linux; web technologies such as HTML, CSS, Javascript, JSON, or XML; webservers such as Apache, Tomcat, Nginx or equivalent; database systems such as MySQL, Oracle, or Postres.

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    Opportunity

    We are looking for A+ software engineers who are ready for a career defining opportunity. We are looking for individuals with strong backgrounds and interest in developing dynamic high volume mobile and web applications and analytics platforms. Ideal candidates are passionate and experienced Ruby developer, or very talented in Python and/or Java with strong JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS skills.

    Requirements

    • Candidate must either have two years or more of Ruby on Rails experience, or must have developed a significant web and or server applications – either in terms of scale or in terms of complexity
    • Candidate should be able to work independently, taking ownership of major projects

    Technology Experience

    • Ruby/Rails, Python, Java
    • JavaScript, HTML5, JSON, XML, etc
    • Apache, Apache Tornado, Thin, Node.js
    • AWS, EC3, S3, RDS, CloudFront/CDNs
    • Linux, Ubuntu/Debian

    Challenges we are tackling

    • Intuitive UI/UX, HTML5/JS development for web and mobile
    • Services that scale to millions and millions of requests per day
    • Big data storage, search, processing and visualization
    • Rock-solid platform specific SDKs, APIs
    • Automated test systems, at scale, in the cloud

    Responsibilities

    • Develop for all aspects of the front-end and web application technology stack
    • Develop functional and elegant user interfaces
    • Create speed, improve performance and maintain stability within the development lifecycle
    • Develop software and technology solutions, solve hard problems and answer to the technical needs of both the product and development teams
    • Be a team player with a winning attitude

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