Full Stack JS Engineer

AdPushup is an award-winning ad revenue optimization platform and Google Certified Publishing Partner (GCPP), helping hundreds of web publishers grow their revenue using cutting-edge technology, premium demand partnerships, and proven ad ops expertise. Our team is a mix of engineers, marketers, product evangelists, and customer success specialists, united by a common goal of helping publishers succeed. We have a work culture that values expertise, ownership, and a collaborative spirit.

We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Software Engineering Team Lead to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will have a strong technical background, proven leadership experience, and a passion for mentoring and developing a team of talented engineers. This role will be pivotal in driving the successful delivery of high-quality software solutions and fostering a collaborative and innovative work environment.

You Should Have:

  • Education: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field.
  • Experience: Minimum of 5 years of experience in software development, with at least 1 year in a leadership or team lead role.
  • Leadership Skills: Proven ability to lead, mentor, and inspire a team of engineers. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Problem-Solving Skills: Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities. Ability to think critically and provide innovative solutions.
  • Project Management: Experience in managing software projects from conception to delivery. Strong organizational and time-management skills.
  • Collaboration: Ability to work effectively in a cross-functional team environment. Strong collaboration and stakeholder management skills.
  • Adaptability: Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and adapt to changing priorities and requirements.
  • Technical Skills:
    1. A strong body of prior frontend and backend work, successfully delivered in production.
    2. Expertise in Javascript (ES5, ES6 and onwards), CSS and HTML5.
    3. Deep understanding of closures, prototypal inheritance, DOM manipulation, HTTP, Web security, cross browser compatibility challenges.
    4. Hands on experience with Low Level and High Level Design Practices and Patterns.
    5. Experience and good understanding of front-end frameworks like React and Angular will be an added advantage.
    6. Proficiency in back-end technologies preferably Node.js and ExpressJS.
    7. Experience with any of the cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud.
    8. Familiarity with containerization and orchestration tools like Docker and Kubernetes.
    9. Strong understanding of database technologies, both SQL (e.g., MySQL, PostgreSQL) and NoSQL (e.g., MongoDB, Couchbase).
    10. Knowledge of DevOps practices and tools such as Jenkins, CI/CD.
    11. Strong understanding of software development methodologies (e.g., Agile, Scrum).

Key Responsibilities:

At AdPushup, we have

  1. Leadership and Mentorship: Lead, mentor, and develop a team of software engineers, fostering an environment of continuous improvement and professional growth.
  2. Project Management: Oversee the planning, execution, and delivery of software projects, ensuring they meet quality standards, timelines, and budget constraints.
  3. Technical Expertise: Provide technical guidance and expertise in software design, architecture, development, and best practices. Stay updated with the latest industry trends and technologies.
  4. Collaboration: Work closely with cross-functional teams to define project requirements, scope, and deliverables.
  5. Code Review and Quality Assurance: Conduct code reviews to ensure adherence to coding standards, best practices, and overall software quality. Implement and enforce quality assurance processes.
  6. Problem Solving: Identify, troubleshoot, and resolve technical challenges and bottlenecks. Provide innovative solutions to complex problems.
  7. Performance Management: Set clear performance expectations, provide regular feedback, and conduct performance evaluations for team members.
  8. Documentation: Ensure comprehensive documentation of code, processes, and project-related information.

Why Should You Work for AdPushup?

At AdPushup, we have:

  1. A culture of valuing our employees and promoting an autonomous, transparent, and ethical work environment.
  2. Talented and supportive peers who value your contributions.
  3. Challenging opportunities: Learning happens outside the comfort-zone and that’s where our team likes to be – always pushing the boundaries and growing both personally and professionally.
  4. We believe in tangible work done & actual performance, instead of measuring conventional benchmarks such as work-hours, clock-in/clock-out, etc.
  5. Transparency: an open, honest and direct communication with co-workers and business associates.