Ziff Davis, a subsidiary of j2 Global, Inc., is a leading global digital-media company operating in four core verticals: Technology, Gaming, Healthcare and Shopping. Its brands – PCMag, Speedtest, ExtremeTech, Geek, Toolbox, IGN, Everyday Health, AskMen, Offers.com, TechBargains, emedia and Salesify – produce and distribute premium content across multiple platforms and devices. Ziff Davis delivers advertising, performance marketing, data services and licensing solutions to thousands of clients worldwide. Ziff Davis publishes in 25 languages and successfully partners with local publishing operators across 114 countries.
IGN is looking for a talented and highly motivated Software Engineer to work on our next generation ad technology platform in our San Francisco, CA office. The Software Engineer will develop, migrate, and maintain web applications with our Ad Ops and Engineering teams and will lead ad-related initiatives such as the adoption of the IAB’s LEAN and FLEX standards, extending measurement protocols from CPM to CPV and native, and working with business stakeholders for any ad technology solutions and innovations.
In addition, competitive candidates will have experience or familiarity in one or more of the following areas: HTML5 video players (i.e. VideoJS), online monetization strategies, IAB standards, technical project management, Native iOS and Android app development, formal process methodologies (i.e. Agile, RUP and SCRUM).
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