Software Engineer – Solutions Architecture Team

As a member on the Solutions Architecture Team you will work as part of a top-performing team to deliver high-quality search engine marketing SaaS solutions to market. You will help architect and build the next generation of our award winning product setting the core technology architecture within the WordStream platform.

The individual we are looking for is a strong computer scientist, solid in the fundamentals and ready to tackle new software patterns focused on re-use, scalability and distribution. You will be part of our Solution Architecture team chartered with:

  • Designing and building our core technology within our platform – this includes scaling our data platform to meet the rising customer and data demands;
  • Introducing new technical patterns to support existing and new feature sets
  • Upgrading our technology and development stack
  • Upholding our standards, reviewing and supporting feature teams in implementations

If you’re excited about software design, fast-paced environments, new technologies, the open-source software stack, we’d like to hear from you!

All of our offerings are delivered as software as a service via the web.  Our technology stack includes Amazon Web Services, Google AdWords API, Python, PostgreSQL, Object-oriented design, Distributed computing, HTML5, and Linux.

Desired Skills & Experience

  • BS/MS in Computer Science (or related field and considerable design and coding experience)
  • Web application, distributed computing, object-oriented architecture experience a must
  • Top-notch coding skills – specifically with scalable, performant solutions
  • 5-10 years of experience writing code professionally (preferably SaaS)
  • Experience with multiple database solutions including RDBMS, NoSQL, or Data Warehouse Solutions
  • Experience with software design concepts such as OOP, caching, concurrency, API design, queues, and workflow
  • Aptitude and desire to learn new technologies
  • Familiarity and experience with the Agile methodology is a plus.
  • Culture fit is important.  We are a venture backed, 100 person company that wants to dominate our market.  We work hard, and we want to be successful and make our clients successful.

How to Apply

Send an email to techjobs at wordstream dot com

About Wordstream

WordStream Inc. is a provider of software and services that help search marketers maximize the performance of their PPC and SEO campaigns, driving traffic, leads, and sales for lower costs. Our easy-to-use PPC management software facilitates more effective paid search campaigns by increasing relevance and Quality Scores in Google AdWords, automating proven best practices, and delivering expert-level results in a fraction of the time.

Check out WordStream’s free tools, including the AdWords Performance Grader, which delivers an instant, free report on your PPC campaigns.