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Systems Engineer


If you've ever wondered what it's like to work in a place where people enjoy coming to work and where talent is more important than title, then keep reading.

district m is looking for seasoned systems engineers to help build and maintain components at the heart of our real time bidding ad exchange and its subsystems.

Your missionYour mission

  • Work with the product and engineering team to design and build components providing an array of services such as data propagation, event sourcing, data processing and other low latency and high frequency transactional operations;
  • Write unit tests and integration tests;
  • Implement CI/CD pipelines in a containerized environment (Kubernetes);
  • Collaborate in an agile context and with other development teams in the company;
  • Produce documentation.

You must haveYou must have

  • Strong interest or experience in Golang or C;
  • Strong understanding of network protocols (TCP, HTTP) and data encoding (JSON, protobuf);
  • Experience in designing and building high volume and low latency network applications;
  • Good understanding of crypto signature concepts and their applications;
  • Good communication skills, both business and technical;
  • Good understanding of cloud native technologies such as containers and dynamic orchestration;
  • Knowledge of data streaming platforms (Kafka, Apache Pulsar,...);
  • Knowledge of MongoDB and MemCache;
  • Knowledge of Kubernetes and Docker;
  • Knowledge of the Ad tech industry and OpenRTB a big plus.

What's in it for youWhat's in it for you

  • A young and dynamic workplace;
  • Free excellent coffee and snacks every day;
  • On-going training and complete social benefits;
  • A work environment in the heart of the booming Mile-End of Montreal;
  • Great promotion opportunities;
  • Fun “5 à 7” events every Thursday.

About district m

district m’s advertising exchange creates an open and transparent marketplace for publishers and advertisers to easily connect and maximize on today’s digital advertising demand.

Becoming a districter means you will join a team full of inspiring people who are always working to go above and beyond expectations. At district m, we pride ourselves on having a friendly and open environment where employees are encouraged to share new ideas and where all opinions are valued.

With offices in Montreal, New York and Toronto, district m continues to grow and increase its footprint in the Digital Media industry as a leading partner for all business types.

You're the one we need?

You really like what you see but you feel under-qualified?

Please consider applying anyway. We know that passion and determination can make up for a lot of things.


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