Solutions Engineer

IT London, England


Description

Solutions Engineer

Marketing Science Solutions, London, United Kingdom

ABOUT US

The role is within GroupM, WPP's consolidated media investment management operation, which serves as the parent company to agencies including Essence, MediaCom, m/SIX, Mindshare and Wavemaker.  We’re currently the global number one Media Investment Management Group with more than $113.8bn billings and is a global, regional and local powerhouse with over 32,000 employees in 400 offices in over 100 countries.

ABOUT XAXIS

Xaxis builds platforms for the future of digital media trading. We work with event level data at scale, and apply machine learning and data science to tackle challenges around programmatic media optimization.

The internal tools team at Xaxis is looking for a smart and hardworking Solutions Engineer to consult with local client teams and develop creative, useful solutions that help them efficiently deliver measurable outcomes for clients. You will build solutions that use the various APIs offered by Xaxis technology partners as well as Xaxis’ proprietary data and platforms. There will also be opportunities to work on custom solutions that integrate with the client’s own sites and applications.

This is an excellent opportunity to collaborate with client facing Xaxis teams to understand business requirements, as well as design, develop, and test application code. You should be a superb communicator with the ability to write clear docs and concisely explain complex ideas. You should also be willing to travel occasionally across the region as client and market needs dictate.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Be fluent in at least one backend language (e.g Python/PHP/Java)
  • Have proficiency in front-end web development.
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs.
  • Understanding of networking concepts.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with the implementation of ad serving and tag management solutions.
  • Have experience working with AWS cloud platform.
  • Be able to deploy, integrate, document and maintain team-supported software infrastructure.
  • Demonstrable experience of contributing to the continuous improvement of products, processes, and tools.
  • Identifying and correcting bottlenecks and bugs for all production issues.

GroupM is an equal opportunity employer. We view everyone as an individual and we understand that inclusion is more than just diversity - it's about belonging. We celebrate the fact that everyone is unique and that's what makes us so good at what we do. We pride ourselves on being a company that embraces difference and truly represents the global clients we work with.

If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please email us via TalentTeam.UK@GroupM.com.

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GroupM is an equal opportunity employer. We view everyone as an individual and we understand that inclusion is more than just diversity – it’s about belonging. We celebrate the fact that everyone is unique and that’s what makes us so good at what we do. We pride ourselves on being a company that embraces difference and truly represents the global clients we work with.

If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please email us via TalentTeam.UK@GroupM.com.