We are looking for a talented Golang Senior Backend Engineer πŸ§‘πŸ½β€πŸ’» to help us change the world of digital advertising together. We want to rewrite our leading service in Go and we are looking for a backend engineer to push forward this project. Are you the one?

Who are we ?

We’re the leaders of βš™οΈ Contextual Advertising Technologies, At Seedtag our goal is to promote a better advertising industry where effective advertising respects the user’s privacy and experience.

By combining Natural Language Processing and Computer Vision, our proprietary Machine Learning-based technology provides a human-like understanding of the content of the web. We find the best context for each ad, while providing unparalleled risk-mitigation capabilities that protect advertisers from showing their ads on pages that could be damaging to their brand. All of this, without relying on cookies or any other tracking mechanisms.

We are a scale-up in a πŸ“ˆ hyper-growth phase so we need to ensure that our product can scale up, and we need your 🧠 brain for this !

We want you to πŸ’‘ innovate and we have plenty of space for you to develop professionally!

Key Figures

2014 Β· Founded

2018 Β· 16M€ total turnover , getting growth and going international

2021 Β· Raised 40M€ , 230 Seedtaggers in 10 countries

2022 Β· Raised 250M€ , expanding into the U.S market

πŸ‘‰ 2023 Β· Where will you bring us?

What are our challenges ?

…in numbers 🀯:

  • We handle more than 180 billion of events per day
  • We process on average 600,000 web pages per hour
  • Our CDN serves 1.5 petabytes every month to 200 million devices worldwide

So... it’s all about 🏎️ speed.

Your Challenges: Lead the Rewrite of Seedtag's Main service.

As a Golang Backend Engineer at Seedtag, you will be taking on an exciting and important challenge: lead the rewrite project of our main service into Golang.

You will be responsible for driving this project forward, working closely with our engineering team to ensure that the Golang rewrite is executed in the most efficient and effective way possible. You will be expected to use your experience to make key technical decisions, manage project timelines and priorities, and communicate effectively with stakeholders across the company.

This project will provide you with the opportunity to work on a high-impact engineering project that will shape the future of Seedtag. It will also be a chance for you to further develop your technical skills, as you work with cutting-edge technologies such as Golang, Mongo, Redis, and Kafka.

If you are looking for a challenge that will push you to grow both professionally and personally, then this is the opportunity for you.

You Will Succeed If:

  • πŸš€ You have a deep understanding of Golang and back-end development (at least 5 years of demonstrable experience working in software engineering, with a focus on building back-end systems). You are highly proficient in Golang, and have experience using it to build scalable, high-performance systems.
  • πŸ“ You care about producing maintainable code over time using good programming practices. you have experience applying programming patterns within a microservice. you know about Patterns or practices for communicating services.
  • 🌐 You have experience with high-throughput systems and distributed architectures. You are comfortable working with systems that handle large amounts of data and have experience building systems that scale to meet demand.
  • πŸ€” You are a big-picture thinker who can see the forest and the trees. You have a strong understanding of the technical and business requirements of the projects you work on, and you can think strategically to ensure that your work aligns with the goals of the company.
  • πŸ’‘ You are a problem solver who loves a good challenge. You are energized by tackling complex technical problems and figuring out creative solutions.
  • πŸ“š You are a continuous learner who is passionate about your craft. You are committed to staying up-to-date with the latest developments in back-end engineering and are always looking for ways to improve your skills and knowledge.
  • 🀝 You are a strong communicator who can work effectively in a team. You are comfortable working collaboratively with others, and you are able to effectively communicate complex technical concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • 🏎️ You are adaptable and flexible. You are comfortable working in a dynamic, fast-paced environment, and you are able to adjust to changing priorities and requirements.

Our core engineering values

Our core engineering values reflect our commitment to delivering exceptional results, fostering a culture of continuous learning, and always putting the customer's needs first.

🎯 Outcome over output

We believe that success comes from focusing on the outcomes rather than just the output. Our engineering team aims to solve problems that make a meaningful difference, and we measure our success by the impact we have on the customer.

πŸ’‘Failure is allowed, learning is a must

We also recognize that failure is an inevitable part of the innovation process. Our team understands that setbacks are opportunities to learn and grow. We believe in testing early and often, and we continuously iterate and improve until we arrive at the best solution.

πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘§β€πŸ‘¦ We are all boy scouts

We believe in leaving things better than we found them. This means we take ownership of our work and strive to improve the systems and processes we touch. We encourage our team members to be proactive in identifying areas for improvement, and we value those who take the initiative to implement positive changes. Our goal is to leave a lasting, positive impact on our projects and our team.

πŸ“Š We are data-driven

We believe that making informed decisions based on data is crucial to our success. Our engineering team uses data to guide our decision-making process and to identify opportunities for improvement. We are committed to using data to continuously monitor and optimize our systems and processes to ensure that we are delivering the best possible outcome for our customers.

How do we work ?

We use Typescript, Golang, Mongo, Redis, GCP, Kafka... -☝ do you know them as well? ( https://stackshare.io/seedtag/backend-chapter )

We craft high-throughput βš™ micro-services, APIs, data pipelines, async message queues… - ☝have you done that too?

We breathe DevOps, love Kanbans, Peer Reviews, Continuous Discovery and Delivery - ☝so do you?

We are on Slack, Notion, JIRA, Github - ☝you like these too?

What else is cool at Seedtag ?

  • 🌏 Unlimited work from home
  • βŒ› Excellent work/life balance
  • πŸ³οΈβ€πŸŒˆ Harassment-free, supportive and safe environment to ensure the healthiest and friendliest professional experience fostering diversity at all level
  • πŸ’» Latest Macbook Pro
  • πŸ’Ό Mentoring and Career development with learning budget
  • πŸ½οΈπŸš˜πŸ‘Ά Restaurant, transports and kindergarten tickets
  • πŸ₯Medical insurance discounts
  • Free πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§ English / πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡Έ Spanish / πŸ‡«πŸ‡· French lessons
  • πŸ’― "One Seedtag": a special award which allows you to work for a month from any of our open offices with paid travel and accommodation (think of Brazil, Mexico..., πŸ–)

It's really a key moment to jump in the bandwagon with us and join the Seedtag adventureπŸš€ If you are interested in joining one of the fastest growing startups in Europe and working on massive scalability challenges, this is the place for you.