Software Engineer, Backend (Intermediate/Senior) at StackAdapt

November 16, 2023
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

StackAdapt is a self-serve advertising platform that specializes in multi-channel solutions including native, display, video, connected TV, audio, in-game, and digital out-of-home ads. We empower hundreds of digitally-focused companies to deliver outcomes and exceptional campaign performance everyday. StackAdapt was founded with a vision to be more than an advertising platform, it’s a hub of innovation, imagination and creativity.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Building highly scalable, distributed real-time micro-services primarily written in Go
  • Working with large data sets and various databases including Aerospike, Elasticsearch, Redis, ScyllaDB, Redshift, TiDB, MariaDB
  • Build software that utilize messaging queues such as Kafka, SQS, and Kinesis
  • Write performance efficient and memory optimized code


  • 2+ years of experience as a Backend Software Engineer.
  • Very strong problem solving skills in data structures, algorithms, and optimization
  • Experience working with relational databases and/or key-value stores
  • Experience building scalable micro-services and distributed systems

Salary and Perks

  • Competitive salary
  • RRSP matching
  • 3 weeks vacation + 3 personal care days + 1 Culture & Belief day + birthdays off
  • Access to a comprehensive mental health care platform
  • Full benefits from day one of employment
  • Work from home reimbursements
  • Optional global WeWork membership for those who want a change from their home office
  • Robust training and onboarding program
  • Coverage and support of personal development initiatives (conferences, courses, etc)
  • Access to StackAdapt programmatic courses and certifications to support continuous learning
  • Mentorship opportunities with industry leaders
  • An awesome parental leave policy
  • A friendly, welcoming, and supportive culture
  • Our social and team events!