You became an engineer because you believed in technology’s ability to make a difference in the world. So why would you spend your days building things that don’t matter?
Groupon is an experiences marketplace that brings people more ways to get the most out of their city or wherever they may be. By enabling real-time mobile commerce across local businesses, live events and travel destinations, Groupon helps people find and discover experiences––big and small, new and familiar––that make for a full, fun and rewarding life. Groupon helps local businesses grow and strengthen customer relationships––resulting in strong, vibrant communities. Even with thousands of employees spread across multiple continents, we still maintain a culture that inspires innovation, rewards risk-taking and celebrates success.
Groupon's SEM & Display Marketing Team is committed to expanding the online presence of our local & goods business by purchasing & placing display ads on the world's biggest display networks. It efficiently advertises Groupon through online display and mobile app marketing. These services tap into available ad inventory sources, including social networks, internet portals, affiliates, and display and mobile inventory exchanges. Our goal is to put the highest value offer/message in front of each customer for each specific placement, to know the ROI of advertising opportunity, while operating at massive, global scale. These services will need to be built with internationalization and localization support to launch and scale them in the 28 countries we operate currently.
You’ll spend time on the following:
You will take ownership of the technical aspects of our global technology infrastructure, ensuring that the platform is being used to its fullest potential through designing and building applications around our customer’s needs
You will review and monitor current engineering work, as well as previously constructed applications, to ensure the software is running as smoothly as possible
Work directly with our internal product teams to ensure that our technology infrastructure is seamlessly and effectively integrated with our third-party software, conceive and build the necessary applications to make this happen
We’re excited about you if you have:
BS degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field
Solid foundational Computer Science knowledge (e.g. data structures, algorithms, testing practices)
Expertise in Java
Must demonstrate strong coding ability
Previous experience working in collaborative technical teams (e.g. class projects, hackathons, previous work experience, open source projects)
Ability to apply creative problem solving skills
Groupon’s purpose is to build strong communities through thriving small businesses. To learn more about the world’s largest local ecommerce marketplace, click here for the latest Groupon news. Plus, be sure to check out the values that shape our culture, guide our strategy and make our company a great place to work. And just don’t take our word for it. Hear from real Groupon team members, learn more about our inclusive employee groups, and check out our benefits. If all of this sounds like something that’s a great fit for you, then click apply and let’s see where this takes us.
Groupon is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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