General Engineer Application

Tapad, New York

Leading a cross-screen, marketing revolution.

Interested in working at Tapad but don’t see the job title you identify with on our careers page? We’re always open to adding strong engineers to our team.  Apply here if you are interested in future openings in the following areas below. Below is a general job description which is not specific to any role at Tapad.
Please select the role that best suites your experience:
  • Data Engineer
  • Data Scientist
  • Cloud Engineer
  • Cloud Security Engineer
  • Javascript Engineer
  • Machine Learning Engineer
  • Site Reliability Engineer
  • Software Engineer

At Tapad, we look for individuals who are motivated by complex and challenging work. We want to work with people who share compelling solutions to those challenges, solutions informed by their unique experiences, passions, and expertise. 

No matter what job title you’re seeking, we always need people who can solve complex problems to help build advanced software systems. We face daily unique and engaging challenges while processing petabytes in any 60-day time frame—that is over one trillion data points, and all privacy safe. The size and scale of our challenges demand our use of cutting edge open-source technologies like Apache Spark, Apache Beam, Kubernetes, and we’re proud to have been built on Scala from day one. Tapad operates on a culture of collaboration, so our Engineers regularly work with the Business and Engineering teams to guarantee we are delivering the best products. A successful Tapad employee understands that their ideas hold weight, and they contribute freely and regularly. We want someone motivated to find large scale solutions with us. Tapad employees work with big data in a small team, where every contribution matters.

When you work with us, you matter. We ask our employees to make an impact and feel it is only right to give a lot in return. We believe if you’re sick, feel like you’re getting sick, or just need a personal day, take that time to get better. We love to develop a sense of community so we host meetups, share knowledge, and have regular team outings. At Tapad, we make sure our office is full of individuals who can teach and learn from one another.

At Tapad, you will be using (don’t worry, we’ll teach you): 

  • Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Google Dataflow/Beam, SQL, BigQuery 
  • Scala, sbt, cats, http4s, fs2
  • Spark ML, Python
  • Airflow, Prometheus, Kubernetes
  • TypeScript, Angular, Node.js, Hapi.js, Postgres, MySql 

Tapad Perks: 

  • Generous PTO - no accruing necessary 
  • 401k matching
  • On-site medical and dental practitioners (we bring the doctors in-house so you can make appointments at your convenience)
  • Scala School (we’ll teach you!), Coursera, LinkedIn learning, peer-lead professional development, and an abundance of resources to help you stay sharp
  • Unlimited snacks and beverages, collaboration catered lunches 
  • Discounts on gym memberships 😉
  • Foosball, ping pong, diversity and inclusion group, book club, Tough Mudder, push-up challenges,  and tons of other extra-curricular activities that will make you feel like part of the Tapad family
  • Check out our #TapadLife page to see what our employees have to say
  • Find more about our engineering culture HERE 

About Tapad:

Founded in 2010, Tapad cracked the code on cross-device marketing technology. Our groundbreaking, proprietary technology assimilates trillions of data points to find the relationship between smartphones, desktops, laptops, tablets, and connected TVs. Ten years later, we are processing data at petabyte scale, with an engineering team that comprises roughly half of our entire organization.  When you work with us, you matter, and your work matters.

We use Scala, in combination with large-scale data processing and open-source technologies, to build our device graph.  Across our engineering teams, we also use GCP, Spark, Kubernetes, Python, TypeScript, Angular, and anything else that helps us get the job done.  We're open-minded about new technologies, we're passionate about what we do, and we make time for everyone to learn and grow as the industry changes.  Engineers at Tapad are approachable and ambitious people who think outside the box and solve big problems collaboratively. Are you up for the challenge?

Find more on our engineering blog HERE 



Tapad is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants regardless of age, sex, race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or family status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

Tapad does not accept resumes from unsolicited search firms nor recruiters. In no event shall fees be paid to any unsolicited search firms nor recruiters, regardless of whether the candidate is made an offer or accepts a placement at Tapad. All resumes received through any channels will be considered the sole property of Tapad.

Tapad's Talent Team is solely responsible for making the decision on forming partnerships with search firms and third-party recruiters. Any communication outside Tapad's Talent team will not be an agreement of services.



About Tapad

What We Do Tapad Inc. is a marketing technology company renowned for its breakthrough, cross-device solutions. The company’s signature Tapad Device Graph™ connects millions of consumers across billions of devices. In 2015, we began licensing the Device Graph, swiftly becoming the established gold-standard throughout the ad tech ecosystem. The world's largest brands and most effective marketers trust us to provide an accurate, privacy-conscious and unified approach to connecting with consumers across screens. Tapad is based in New York and has offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Frankfurt, London, Los Angeles, Miami, Minneapolis, Oslo, San Francisco, Singapore and Toronto. Tapad was acquired in 2016 by the Telenor Group, one of the world's largest mobile operators.

Want to learn more about Tapad? Visit Tapad's website.