Senior Software Engineer - Media Owner / Publisher

Senior Software Engineer - Media Owner / Publisher

  • Location

    City of London

  • Sector:

    Creative, UX / UI

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  • Salary:

    £50,000 - £70,000 per annum + Bonus

  • Contact:

    Dan Bolter

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Our client is one of the largest Publishers in the country, with a raft of instantly recognisable national papers and content providers.

They have recently launched a new product and part of their business which attracts millions of visitors a month. This role will be directly working on this to provide the best product and service possible.


The Role

As a Senior Software Engineer,

  • Work in a newly formed team as a senior member of that team
  • Build data platforms, pipelines, APIs and Integrations to support commercial operations
  • Work with 1st and 3rd part day from Advertising and Analytics platforms.
  • Work on Audience data management platforms.
  • Design and implement a scalable data model for their specialised datasets
  • Build and code to develop the new platform
  • Node.js for REST service APIs
  • Platform monitoring and alerting with Sysdig and LogDNA
  • Integration with other products on AWS


  • Be able to right good quality code, back end and full stack ideally
  • Able to design and develop scalable and performant application and data architectures
  • Keen to learn new technologies
  • Can understand and empathise with business requirements
  • Can-do, positive attitude, proactive approach to problem solving
  • Persistent and committed to shipping great products, testing them quickly,and iterating from there.
  • Good communication with internal stakeholders, commercial clients and suppliers.
  • Educated to degree level (preferably CompSci/Maths/Sciences)



  • Bonus and Commission scheme!
  • Free drinks on a Friday at their company bar
  • Bespoke 121 training
  • Exposure to senior business processes and the founders of the company


Apply Now

You can apply for this role now by sending us your CV or by calling us now!

Daniel Bolter

Principal Managing Consultant

07720824890 / 0203 7728 552

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