AppThis is an international mobile ad tech company focused on the global app ecosystem. Founded in early 2014 by two experienced tech entrepreneurs, the company has already delivered over one million app installs for app developers. Our approach is technology and data first with an eye toward global delivery.
The number of people accessing the internet via mobile devices has skyrocketed, yet advertisers struggle to leverage this new medium. Mobile must be approached completely different from traditional desktop advertising, and AppThis provides a new approach to reach mobile advertising goals.
AppThis was created as a global app discovery and mobile ad platform to provide more effective advertising on mobile devices. We target users via a variety of ad formats, including native/in-stream and targeted appwalls. We utilize machine learning and data analytics to show the best ad to each user. While we excel at app distribution, we have succeeded across a variety of advertiser objective formats such as direct response, click to call, and video.
AppThis is an international mobile ad tech company focused on the global app ecosystem. Founded in early 2014 by two experienced tech entrepreneurs, AppThis has already delivered over 10 million app installs for global app developers. Our approach is technology and data first with an eye to deliver globally. We are seeking a Machine Learning Engineer to play a key role supporting the growth of the business by developing critical components of our data platform and advertising products. Relocation assistance to our Denver Headquarters is available.
You will be joining a fun team of experienced engineers and analysts who have strong technical backgrounds and successful track records using cutting edge technology and data science for mobile advertising. The company culture is dynamic and fast-paced, empowering people to get shit done with no drama or politics. The engineering culture echoes that mentality with rapid, iterative release cycles and clear insight into how your work impacts revenue.
This position is heavily focused on developing and expanding the data platform to propel revenue growth. We are currently serving billions of impressions annually and expect that to grow by multiple orders of magnitude.
As a Machine Learning Engineer, your responsibilities will include:
- Architect machine learning systems capable of handling > 10K events per second
Hypothesize, test, and evaluate new targeting algorithms
Expand infrastructure and online experiment capabilities
Apply optimizations to improve core algorithms
Develop processes for audience segmentation
Proficient in object oriented programming
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Experience doing analysis in SQL and R, Python, Matlab, or similar
Skilled in data storage/manipulation/processing, especially at scale
Massive attention to detail
Experience in Internet Advertising industry
Proficient in Java or Scala
Background in mathematics/statistics
Experience with design of online experiments
Understanding of major recommendation and classification algorithms
Experience with distributed computing; and popular “Big Data” tools