Role : Lead Engineer
Location : Gurgaon, IndiaÂ
GroundTruth is the leading location-based marketing and advertising technology company. Sitting at the convergence of offline and online data, GroundTruth delivers a unique data set called â
156;visitation data,â which allows brands, agencies, SMBs, and non-profits to drive high-performing business outcomes (ROI).
GroundTruth activates this data through a suite of performance products and services via their self-serve advertising platform, through managed services, or tailored partnerships.
GroundTruth has built proprietary cleansing processes that combines their Blueprintâs contextual mapping technology, owned & operated properties, along with 3rd party mobile location data, together yielding over 30 Billion visits annually.
As Technical Lead of Serving, you will lead a team of engineers responsible for design, development, maintenance, and operations of key pipelines responsible for driving GroundTruthâ
153;s revenue. This is a hybrid role, with the opportunity to contribute as both a manager and an individual contributor.
You will make hiring decisions, manage a team of engineers, and interface with colleagues across India and US offices. At the same time, you will also write code, participate in code review, and dive in to solve operational challenges.
Your work will be immediately impactful as you develop features, safeguard mission-critical systems, and ultimately drive GroundTruthâs bottom line.
You will :
Write clean, testable code with an emphasis on performance and maintainability
Hire, mentor, and manage engineers to deliver software solutions to business problems
Safeguard mission-critical systems, ensuring high reliability and availability
Tune complex systems to achieve key performance benchmarks
Collaborate with fellow engineers, architects, and product owners to build highly reliable, scalable systems
Identify areas of improvement and propose solutions
Participate in code review
Work on mission-critical systems that make up GroundTruthâs next-generation ad serving platform
Â You are :
Organized and Thorough
Adaptive and Flexible
Collaborative and Cooperative
Passionate and Proactive
You Have :
Bachelorâs or Masterâs degree in Computer Science or related field
5+ years of software development experience
A strong grasp of fundamental data structures and algorithms
Experience in C++, and fluency in at least one C-style language such as C++ or Java
Experience in hiring, mentoring, and managing
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Experience in at least one of the following areas Spatial IndexingDistributed SystemsMultithreadingServer-side platforms and data infrastructure
Knowledge of one or more of the following technologies / tools Big data / streaming technologies (e.g. Spark, Kafka, EMR)NoSQL data stores (e.
g. Aerospike, DynamoDB, Redis, Elasticache)Performance analysis and profile tools (e.g. valgrind, oprofile, perf)Multi-threaded, event-driven servers (e.
g. Apache, Nginx, Boost : : asio)
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity, inclusion and equity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status