Software Engineer

R&D Prague, Czech Republic


About Sizmek

Sizmek is the largest independent buy-side advertising platform that creates impressions that inspire. In the digital world, creating impressions that inspire is vital to building meaningful, long-lasting relationships with your customers. Sizmek provides powerful, integrated solutions that enable data, creative, and media to work together for optimal campaign performance across the entire customer journey. Our AI-driven decisioning engine can identify robust insights within data across the five key dimensions of predictive marketing—campaigns, consumers, context, creative, and cost. We bring all the elements of our clients’ media plans together in one place to gain a better understanding for more meaningful relationships, make every moment of interaction matter, and drive more value across the entire plan. Sizmek operates its platform in more than 70 countries, with local offices in many countries providing award-winning service throughout the Americas, EMEA, and APAC, and connecting more than 20,000 advertisers and 3,600 agencies to audiences around the world.

Job Summary
We are looking for experienced, versatile and a team player Software Engineer. A true problem solver with a passion for creating solutions for complex software challenges. As a Software Engineer in the custom development group you will be responsible for building full stack solutions (UI + BE) for internal and external clients to support existing production systems.

Key responsibilities
  • Lead, build, scale and maintain different software projects
  • Facilitate requirements gathering process, accurately scope development timelines and document project specifications
  • Generating implementation plans and managing the different development activities to achieve project goals
  • Developing, testing and debugging of complicated problems and algorithms
  • Respond to urgent production issues, monitor their status, and ensure timely resolution
  • Work directly with both internal entities e.g. accounts and sales managers, R&D along with clients
Key Requirements
  • At least 5 years of developing/maintaining production systems
  • A LAMP stack expert – at least 3 years of experience building projects from scratch
  • Experience with PHP/HTML/Javascript and the ability to build full stack web solutions from scratch
  • Bsc in Computer Science or related field
  • A can do approach and the ability to work on multiple threads simultaneously
  • Independent and able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong English verbal, presentation, facilitation and written communication skills