Backend and Big Data Engineer - Senior
About The Position
We are looking for a Backend and Big Data Engineer to help build next generation products at Creadits. This role will report to the Head of Product.
As the role is based in Singapore, we are seeking candidates already in Singapore or willing to relocate.
Creadits has reinvented digital advertising.
The world's largest advertisers are already on our platform:
- World's largest ride hailing apps
- World's largest e-commerce marketplaces
- World's largest gaming companies
- World's leading apparel companies
A single global marketplace for advertising talent, using a unified currency - Creadits.
Creadits are used globally to acquire anything required to start advertising - graphic design, video shoots, writing, campaign management, training, even data.
The Creadits platform will provide a global view of talents and opportunities to get involved in projects.
A global talent pool can set values for creadits, trading transparently.
Global talent will no longer be trapped by borders or exchange rates. Creadits unlocks and unifies advertising, across any platform, and any geography.
More than facilitating transactions, the Creadits platform can make creative and strategic recommendations, improving and predicting campaign outcomes.
The successful candidate will own APIs and Big Data processing in one or more of our product areas - which include designer experience, advertiser experience, admin experience and growth.
Candidates should should have experience in API and microservice design as well as Big Data Implementations. Of course experiance working with client-server application architecture, MVC frameworks is manditory.
Relevant frameworks include Laravel and Lumen PHP, and Express.js. Experience with Python frameworks like DRF is also appreciated.
On the big data side, with multiple databases and data-crunching toolkits are appreciated. We use Google Big Query and Dataflow and Amazon SQS. Experience with large scale deployments of MongoDB, HBase, Cassandra, DynamoDB, Spark, Flink, Storm, MapReduce, Google Pub/Sub, RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ, and Kafka are all pluses.
Ideal candidates are full-stack technologists with a strong understanding of front and backend software development, as well as engineering philosophies like test-driven development, microservices architectures, clean coding principles like TDD, DRY and 12Factor, and be knowledgeable about design patterns like Pub/Sub. The ability to work closely with product managers and other engineers is also, of course, vital. Compensation will be competitive and commensurate with experience.
Implement new product experiences for advertisers, designers, or our own sales, support and operational staff.
Work directly with engineers and product managers on a daily and weekly basis (agile) to develop and execute product development plans, including contributing to timelines, decisions on technologies to be used, what features can fit in this version and what features will have to wait in backlog.
Architect and code-review full-stack features including front end experiences, new APIs, server architectures and batch processes.
Communicate frequently and proactively with clients and team members to understand their needs and help develop optimal products and engineering solutions.
Work closely with the data science, marketing and customer success teams to ensure successful product launches, iteration and growth.
You are perfect for the job if:
You are completely obsessed with great UI and UX, but also a strong backend and devops technologist.
You have outstanding engineering skills and a data-driven mindset
You know multiple programming languages and frameworks and are comfortable picking up new ones quickly
You understand agile and lean principles
You are a proponent of test driven development and well-documented code
You have a powerful command of data-structures, algorithms and 3rd party APIs
You have some experience with advertising
You answer this ad with the string Full Stack Leader at the top of your cover letter
You preferably have a degree in computer science - but we also consider experienced but self-taught engineers
You are a well organized strong communicator