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Software Engineer, Data

Software Engineer, Data

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US-NY-New York

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MediaMath is a global technology company that's leading the movement to revolutionize traditional marketing and empowering marketers to unleash the power of goal-based marketing at scale, transparently across the enterprise. Our platform - TerminalOne Marketing Operating System - handles billions of transactions every hour and hundreds of millions of internet users every day, which means every solution must be built to scale. Our breakthroughs create new marketplaces and solve long-standing problems in an industry that is constantly evolving. Our engineers are building the leading technology platform to power the new digital marketing ecosystem, and we are looking for driven, curious innovators to join our team.


MediaMath's Intelligence team leverages data and algorithms to optimize MediaMath's real-time bidding strategy and reach. We work on products like response rate prediction, bid pricing / valuation, fraud detection, conversation attribution, A/B testing, etc.


We are currently seeking software engineers with hands-on experience with big data development (Scala, Python, Hadoop, Spark, SQL, etc.) and data analysis.


  • Work closely with our data science team and product teams on machine learning algorithms and their implementation
  • Conduct data analysis for discovering patterns, calibrating and improving algorithms
  • Design, implement and test distributed computation algorithms using Apache Spark / Hive
  • Deploy and monitor data jobs at scale, on data sets with over 100 billion records
  • Integrate data jobs with the MediaMath bidding and data platforms through real-time APIs with a high throughput (1M+ QPS)
  • Participate in software design meetings and analyze user needs to determine technical requirements.
  • Provide support for day-to-day operational work as needed
  • Engage with and shape MediaMath culture: write blog posts, organize tech talks, improve internal processes


This is not an exhaustive list of responsibilities. As part of our global technology team, you may be required to be work off-hours or be on-call on a rotating basis. Other duties may be assigned, as needed. MediaMath retains the right to change job duties at any time.


  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Mathematics, or related field of study
  • 2-5 years of hands on experience with massive data computation and tools – Spark (Preferred), Apache Hadoop, Flink, Kafka, SQL, etc.
  • Amazon Web Services: DataBricks/EMR, RDS, DynamoDB, EC2, S3, SQS
  • Strong analytical skills
  • A self-starter who brings energy, passion and creativity to work every day, "get it done" attitude.
  • Eager to learn and test new technologies
  • GitHub (or similar) account for us to know you better


How do we reward our outstanding Mathletes? We start with company equity, comprehensive medical, dental, vision, short term and long term disability and life insurance, open paid time off, free on-site chair massages and our 401(k) and 401(k) matching. We then serve-up flexible spending accounts, bagel Fridays, free snacks and sodas, and the latest and greatest technology you need to do your job (including cellphone bill allowance). And the cherry on top? Regular happy hours and events; including Potlucks, Trivia Nights, and pick-up basketball, to name a few.


MediaMath employees can expect to work in an environment governed by Math Values: Obsess About Outcomes; Innovate to Scale; Win/Win Wins; Make Decisions, Take Responsibility.