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Software Engineer/Senior Software Engineer - Big Data, Java, Scala (Contract)

PubMatic / Redwood City / Engineering & Modelling
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Job Overview

PubMatic is hiring a Software Engineer to join our growing team in Redwood City. Due to the global pandemic, this role will be remote (working from home/WFH) until further notice.

In this role, you will be directly involved with building groundbreaking new technologies to leapfrog competition within our competitive, fast-paced online advertising industry.

The Software engineer will be working on PubMatic data Platform. This platform processes 1.65 Peta Bytes of uncompressed data daily and over all manages more than 100 Peta Bytes of data in the cluster.

We are looking for self-motivated developers who enjoy working in dynamic, agile development environments as an individual contributor in the team.


  • 2-5 years of product development experience in Java, Scala
  • 2+ years of experience in Java and Scala, with Hadoop and Spark
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
  • Working experience with building a highly scalable application using Core Java and Data structures
  • Working experience in a Linux/UNIX environment is mandatory
  • Familiarity with version control systems Git and build tools like Maven
  • Experience in troubleshooting production applications
  • BE/BTech/BS/BCS/MCS/MCA in Computers or equivalent

Primary (Mandatory) Skills:

  • Core Java, Scala, Hadoop, Spark, Big Data
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills.

Good to have

  • Kafka, Kubernetes, Docker.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • He / She will be responsible for architect, design and develop software modules in various parts of the system architecture
  • Come up with ideas and execute them to scale the platform in a stable way
  • Understand system architecture and design
  • To develop portable, high performance, and bug-free code
  • Convert the business stories into technical solutions
  • Cultivate sustained innovation to deliver exceptional products to customers
  • Ensure timely and top-quality product delivery
  • Ensure that the end product is fully and correctly defined and documented
  • Ensure implementation/continuous improvement of formal processes to support product development activities
  • Drive the architecture/design decisions needed to achieve cost-effective and high-performance results
  • Conduct feasibility analysis, produce functional and design specifications of proposed new features
  • Provide helpful and productive code reviews for peers and junior members of the team.
  • Troubleshoot complex issues discovered in-house as well as in customer environments

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PubMatic is a digital advertising technology company for premium content creators. The PubMatic platform empowers independent app developers and publishers to control and maximize their digital advertising businesses. PubMatic’s publisher-centric approach enables advertisers to maximize ROI by reaching and engaging their target audiences in brand-safe, premium environments across ad formats and devices. Since 2006, PubMatic has created an efficient, global infrastructure and remains at the forefront of programmatic innovation. Headquartered in Redwood City, California, PubMatic operates 13 offices and nine data centers worldwide.

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