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Sr. Software Engineer- REMOTE - Virtual

FreeWheel, a Comcast company, provides comprehensive ad platforms for publishers, advertisers, and media buyers. Powered by premium video content, robust data, and advanced technology, we’re making it easier for buyers and sellers to transact across all screens, data types, and sales channels. As a global company, we have offices in nine countries and can insert advertisements around the world.

Job Summary

FreeWheel’s mission is to build great advertising software. We offer the most extensible and transparent advertising buying platform in the world, operating at a massive global scale. We don’t just operate a Demand Side Platform (DSP) – we are the platform that powers hundreds of DSPs! As a result, we process trillions of transactions to satisfy millions of dollars’ worth of advertising campaigns every month. Our employees enjoy a culture of transparency and one with many challenging problems to solve. We value moving fast, building high-quality reliable software, and supporting each other in the service of driving success for our customers’ businesses.

FreeWheel is looking for a data and analysis savvy Senior Software Engineer to join our Beeswax engineering team.  The team is looking for an engineer who can use an abundance of data to help guide the team in making data-driven decisions.

Job Description

Summary

FreeWheel’s mission is to build great advertising software. We offer the most extensible and transparent advertising buying platform in the world, operating at a massive global scale. We don’t just operate a Demand Side Platform (DSP) – we are the platform that powers hundreds of DSPs! As a result, we process trillions of transactions to satisfy millions of dollars’ worth of advertising campaigns every month. Our employees enjoy a culture of transparency and one with many challenging problems to solve. We value moving fast, building high-quality reliable software, and supporting each other in the service of driving success for our customers’ businesses.

FreeWheel is looking for a data and analysis savvy Senior Software Engineer to join our Beeswax engineering team.  The team is looking for an engineer who can use an abundance of data to help guide the team in making data-driven decisions.

Primary Duties

  • Be collaborative: communicate with project stakeholders to identify product and technical requirements.
  • Be resourceful: Provide answers to vague questions using disparate data sources.
  • Be curious: Ask and answer your own vague questions in service of improving the platform for our internal and external customers.
  • Be pragmatic: Build tools and dashboards to automatically track and report on relevant information.
  • Be forward leaning: Keep current with technological developments within the industry. Monitors and evaluates competitive applications and products. Review literature, patents, and current practices relevant to the solution of assigned projects.
  • Be senior - provide technical leadership throughout the design process and guidance with regards to practices, procedures, and techniques. Serves as a guide and mentor for junior level Software Development Engineers.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Employees at all levels are expected to:

  • Understand our Operating Principles; make them the guidelines for how you do your job.
  • Own the customer experience - think and act in ways that put our customers first, give them seamless digital options at every touchpoint, and make them promoters of our products and services.
  • Know your stuff - be enthusiastic learners, users and advocates of our game-changing technology, products, and services, especially our digital tools and experiences.
  • Win as a team - make big things happen by working together and being open to new ideas.
  • Be an active part of the Net Promoter System - a way of working that brings more employee and customer feedback into the company - by joining huddles, making call backs and helping us elevate opportunities to do better for our customers.
  • Drive results and growth.
  • Respect and promote inclusion & diversity.
  • Do what's right for each other, our customers, investors, and our communities.

Working conditions 

The Senior Software Engineering must successfully work with team members located in multiple remote locations and time zones. Working conditions agree with conditions described within FreeWheel’s company handbook unless explicitly noted in this document. 

Minimum Qualifications and Requirements

  • 5+ years related experience.  Experience in the media or advertising industry is a huge plus.
  • A bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, or a related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.
  • Strong SQL knowledge is a must.  
  • Data warehousing (especially with Snowflake).
  • Python or similar programming language.
  • Experience with a Business Intelligence (BI) platform such as Looker.
  • Experience working in a cloud environment (e.g. AWS).
  • Proficient in Jira, Confluence, Git, and MS Office products – especially in Excel.

Disclaimer

This information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications.

Compensation

National Pay Range: $96,706.14 USD-$226,655.01 USD

Comcast intends to offer the selected candidate base pay dependent on job-related, non-discriminatory factors such as experience. Base pay is one part of the Total Rewards that Comcast provides to compensate and recognize employees for their work.    Most sales positions are eligible for a Commission under the terms of an applicable plan, while most non-sales positions are eligible for a Bonus.  Additionally, Comcast provides best-in-class Benefits.  We believe that benefits should connect you to the support you need when it matters most, and should help you care for those who matter most.  That’s why we provide an array of options, expert guidance and always-on tools, that are personalized to meet the needs of your reality – to help support you physically, financially and emotionally through the big milestones and in your everyday life. Please visit the compensation and benefits summary on our careers site for more details.

The application window is 30 days from the date job is posted, unless the number of applicants requires it to close sooner or later.

Education

Bachelor's Degree

While possessing the stated degree is preferred, Comcast also may consider applicants who hold some combination of coursework and experience, or who have extensive related professional experience.

Certifications (if applicable)

Relative Work Experience

7-10 Years

Comcast is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. Comcast will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law, including the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance and the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. Apply

Job Profile

Benefits/Perks

Benefits Bonus Commission

Skills

AWS Communication Competitive analysis Data analysis Data-driven decision making Design DSP Excel Guidance Jira Leadership Mentoring Python Software Engineering SQL Technical Requirements Tool Development

Tasks
  • Analysis
  • Ask and answer questions for platform improvement
  • Build tools and dashboards
  • Communicate with stakeholders
  • Mentor junior engineers
  • Provide answers using data sources
  • Provide technical leadership
  • Review competitive applications
  • Stay updated on industry tech developments
Education

Bachelor's Bachelor's degree Bachelor's degree in Computer Science

Restrictions

Must successfully work with team members located in multiple remote locations and time zones