Software Engineer - Back End, Mediaocean - She Runs It

Software Engineer — Back End, Mediaocean

By She Runs It

Software Engineer -- Back End

Company: Mediaocean
Location: Chicago, IL or New York, NY

Mediaocean is looking for a talented Software Engineer who is passionate about solving real problems and are excited about using the latest technology to do it. As an engineer on the team, you will be responsible for helping craft the future of our offerings – from the database layers to the APIs that surface our data and functionality to our users. You will be working closely with people across engineering, product, and design to help develop an amazing experience for our agency & brand customers. A little about our team: we are largely a full stack team of experts in front end, back end, product and design. We care deeply about our stack and tools, focusing on the best to get the job done. We’ve built a large Python Flask application that is supported by an array of smaller services, and are in the process of adding further robustness to our systems by doubling down on service based architecture. We integrate with a myriad of third-party APIs which require a rigorous attention to detail and creative solutions to ensure we handle all situations gracefully. Performance is incredibly important to us, as we often need to quickly surface large data sets to our users. We are a team that values continuous learning, curiosity, clear communication, deep self-motivation, and are committed to building an inclusive environment for everyone.


  • Build, test and ship well-engineered features and enhancements
  • Design, support, maintain and upgrade highly performant and tested APIs and internal services using tools like Python, Celery, Kubernetes, MySQL, Mongo and Redis
  • Articulate a long term vision for maintaining and scaling our systems
  • Work with other engineers, product managers, designers and leadership to turn our vision into a concrete road map every quarter



  • At least 3+ years of experience in software engineering with strong computer science fundamentals
  • You’ve architected, built, scaled and maintained production services
  • You write high quality, well-tested code to meet the needs of your users
  • You’re passionate about building technology at scale and solving challenges for your customers in creative and innovative ways
  • You’ve significant experience working with both relational and non-relational databases
  • Experience with large-scale, distributed systems


Remote opportunities available

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