Software Engineer, Ads Infrastructure

BuzzFeed, New York, Minneapolis or London

The social news and entertainment company.

The Revenue infrastructure team is looking for a Software Engineer who will help build, architect and nurture APIs, data pipelines and infrastructure for the Ads group. You will be responsible for owning a wide range of data pipelines and api’s related to the Ad stack. 

About the products:

Our products aim to make getting new campaigns into our apps/website as efficiently as possible and also empower are internal stakeholders with data that tracks it’s impact.

What You Will Do:

  • Build distributed, high-volume data pipelines and APIs that power the core Buzzfeed Ads product
  • Do it with BigQuery, messaging buses, containers, and other open-source technologies
  • We as a team move fluidly between programming languages: Python, Go, and Javascript, but in our search for you, we are open to other languages
  • Join a team that is solving hard problems the right way
  • Own meaningful parts of our service, have an impact, grow with the company 


About BuzzFeed tech stack:

We know that a good engineer comes from a variety of backgrounds and languages – if you don’t know already know the languages that we use, we trust that you’ll learn. Our team owns several services and apps built in a variety of languages - primarily JavaScript (React/Express/Node), Python, and Go. You will own the entire engineering cycle, writing, building, testing, and deploying code using containers on AWS/GCP.


Life at BuzzFeed

At BuzzFeed, we believe our work benefits from the diverse perspectives of our employees. As such, BuzzFeed celebrates inclusion and is committed to equal opportunity employment. As a BuzzFeed employee, you can expect:

  • A supportive, inclusive atmosphere on a team that values your contributions. A diversity of opinions is vital to building a strong community, and we want to hear your voice.
  • Opportunities for personal and professional growth via work experience, offerings from our in-house Learning Team, Employee Resource Groups, and more
  • An attractive compensation package, including salary and equity
  • A generous and well-rounded benefits program featuring PTO and sick time, comprehensive medical benefits, a family leave policy, access to mental health platforms, retirement plans, gym and wellness discounts, and much more
  • No shortage of snacks, catered lunches, beverages, birthday treats... even leftovers from the Tasty kitchens in NYC!
  • Potential to be featured and cast in a BuzzFeed Video
  • Team outings to Karaoke, Medieval Times, and more

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