The Trade Desk is a global technology company with a mission to create a better, more open internet for everyone through principled, intelligent advertising.
Handling over 600 billion queries per day (more than 100 times the query volume of search globally), our platform operates at an unprecedented scale.
We have also built something even stronger and more valuable : an award-winning culture based on trust, ownership, empathy, and collaboration.
We value the unique experiences and perspectives that each person brings to The Trade Desk, and we are committed to fostering inclusive spaces where everyone can bring their authentic selves to work every day.
Do you have a passion for solving hard problems at scale? Are you eager to join a dynamic, globally-connected team where your contributions will make a meaningful difference in building a better media ecosystem?
Come and see why Fortune magazine consistently ranks The Trade Desk among the best small-medium-sized workplaces globally.
As embracers of change, we're working on a self-service, Infrastructure-as-a-Service transformation within our ever-expanding footprint.
We set the standard of infrastructure excellence for the rest of the engineering organization and provide guidance on how to architect and maintain system infrastructure.
Transformations are challenging and provide multiple opportunities for a positive impact on a growing company. If this sounds like an exciting pursuit, we'd love to talk to you!
ABOUT THE ROLE :
As a Software Engineer with a specialization in Infrastructure you will :
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR :
Skills and Experience
o Kubernetes, Docker, ArgoCD, Backstage
o Kafka, Service Discovery (i.e. Consul), DNS topology, Dragonfly
o AWS, Azure, Alibaba Cloud (Aliyun)
o Linux operating system internals, filesystems, storage technologies, protocols, and networking stack
o GitOps tools such as Terraform, Ansible, or CloudFormation
o Experience with serverless infrastructure as a service is a huge plus
o An understanding of systems design as well as the advantages or drawbacks to various approaches.
o Experience building always-on systems, working across a variety of technologies and service layers.
o Uses a data driven approach to both daily time investments as well as long-term bets.
o Operate in a way that reduces complexity and cuts operational risks with a solid grasp of costs and the return on investment of time, implementation, customer impact.
o A track record of making significant and self-directed, contributions to large and impactful projects.
o Actively communicate with your team as well as across the organization to effectively drive toward a unified goal.
o Practical problem solving, superb communication and documentation skills.
o Thinking beyond the task at hand to deeply understand the 'why' behind an objective.
o A welcoming of ideas, and understanding of, perspectives that are different from your own and an interest in seeking and building from a common ground.
o You are a creative thinker, not bound by "the way things have always been done" but are thinking of the questions nobody has thought of and are "yet to be asked".
What you know is less important than how well you learn, innovate, collaborate, and adapt.
o As a global team from many diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives, you value and seek out paths for fostering diversity
such resumes will be deemed the sole property of The Trade Desk. The Trade Desk is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs.
We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.