Full Stack Software Engineer
Engineering | San Francisco, CA, United States

Quantcast seeks software engineering generalists that will work up and down the entire technology stack to build new features and products to drive the continued success of our Measure and Advertise businesses.
At Quantcast, these full-stack polyglots work in all aspects of agile application development, from DB schema design through Java business logic to advanced Javascript on the frontend. They also work with QC-specific, and other industry-leading, big data technologies (e.g. Hadoop, QFS) – our products are driven by data after all and we process an average of 30PB every single day!
The right applicant will thrive in an environment where independent decision-making based on product requirements is the norm. Individuals in this role will want to work on our many open-ended problems and will have an opinion when it comes to selecting the right tool/technology for the job (and the ability to explain why!).
As a Full Stack Software Engineer at Quantcast, you will have a major impact on how the world perceives and interacts with our products. We hope that you’ll bring your passion for application development to help us build truly world-class technology and products!
Example full-stack projects:
Advertising Reporting Infrastructure
Creating our client facing reporting infrastructure to provide campaign performance and analysis to internal and external clients
Online Measurement
Building new features for Quantcast Measure that will be viewed and used across the entire Web ecosystem
Brand new mobile projects that range from prototyping to designing data schemas for both Android and iOS applications
Scaling Tools
Developing toolsets that support a number of core business operations at Quantcast
Quantcast Audience
Building automation architecture to drive Quantcast advertising systems and building new service-based platforms for client-side applications
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, related field or equivalent experience
  • Polyglot developer with excellent command of Java, C++ Python, or Ruby
  • Object-oriented application development experience
  • Strong understanding of various web technologies and frameworks
  • Good relational database experience (MySQL, Postgres)
  • Understanding of client-side performance and Javascript
  • Experience with consumer facing high traffic web applications a major plus
  • Passion for new technologies and driven to build the best products
About Quantcast
Quantcast is a digital advertising company specialized in audience measurement and real-time advertising. As the pioneer of direct audience measurement in 2006, Quantcast has today the most in-depth understanding of digital audiences across the web, allowing marketers and publishers to make the smartest choices as they buy and sell the most effective targeted advertising on the market. Quantcast is dedicated to making display as relevant and effective as search, and currently delivers outstanding advertising campaigns for the world's leading advertisers and publishers and brings accurate audience measurement to over 100 million web destinations.