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Software Test Engineer, Data Management Platform Appnexus
New York, NY

AppNexus provides trading solutions and powers marketplaces for Internet advertising.

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Software Test Engineer, Data Management PlatformAbout theteam:The Data Management Platform (DMP) Team at Appnexus, a Xandr Company,ensures the success of our customers by building a wide array of applications, at scale,tothemmanage their user and audience data.Wepoweraudience discovery and insightsandprovidetools to support powerful integrations to our buying and selling platforms.We are a high impact team,responsible for critical systems,building new products and solving tough problems.About the job:The day to day will entail empowering DMP to deliver high-impact, high-quality features quickly. This involves building and onboarding test tools, frameworks and ensuring appropriate test coverage to improve the quality of deliverables while accelerating the speed to market.Also,you'll:Collaborate with Product and Engineering to develop a comprehensive Test Plan that validates product functionality.Develop automated tests following defined best practices.Develop and execute tests at all levels of the testing pyramid.Triage and resolve automated test failures with product engineers directly.Drive adoption of CI (continuous integration) and CD (continuous deployment).Be a critical participant in the defect management process.Use root cause analysis of bugs to determine appropriate test coverage.Participate in all stages of the software development life cycle: from design and development, to deployment and maintenance.Share your knowledge, guide and mentor other engineers.Aboutyour skills:At least3-5years of experience in software engineering.Including:Any back-end language, language, such as Golang, Java or C.Developing software and/or tests in HTML, JavaScript, CSS or node.JS.Buildingautomated testing frameworks.Working with continuous integration systems, build process automation and application deployment.Knowledge ofcomputer science fundamentals(i.e.cooperative and preemptive multi-tasking, asynchronous and event-driven programming, object oriented and functional languages, design principles and complexity management)Strong knowledge of and an interest indistributed computing.Abilityto work independently and make use of your time effectively.Excellent communicationskills for both technical and non-technical audiences.Experience working cross functionally with multiple stakeholders, engineers and management.Solid organizational skills to manage competing priorities.Moreabout you:You are passionate about a culture of learning and teaching. You love challenging yourself to constantly improve, and sharing your knowledge to empower othersYou like totakerisks when looking for novel solutions to complex problems. If faced with roadblocks, you continue to reach higher to make greatness happenYou care about solving big, systemic problems. You look beyond the surface to understand root causes so that you can build long-term solutions for the whole ecosystemYou believe in not only serving customers, but also empowering them by providing knowledge and toolsWhen things break, you are eager to help and fix things.You understand the tradeoffs between perfect vs good enoughLearn. Teach. Build.AppNexians make greatness happenJoin our communityAppNexus is proud to offer equal opportunity in all aspects of employment. We strive to foster a diverse, inclusive and engaging work environment. We welcome applications from all candidates and look forward to receiving yours. Our diversity in action:Partnering with Path Forward to offerreturnships to help caregiversreenter the workforceSharing feedback openly through roundtable discussions on how to make progress on ourDiversity & Inclusion goalsCelebrating our diversitywith affinity groups (including OutNexus, AppNexus Women's Network, AppNexus Latino alliance and AppNexus Black Alliance to name just a few!)

About Appnexus

AppNexus provides trading solutions and powers marketplaces for Internet advertising.

5000 employees

28 west 23rd

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