Role: Software Architect

Location: Gurgaon, India 

 

GroundTruth is the leading global location platform that leverages data and insights to drive business performance. Using its proprietary Blueprints technology, GroundTruth is able to learn about mobile users and reach them at the right place and right time, ultimately helping companies make smarter marketing decisions, increase sales, and grow their businesses. Since its foundation in 2009, GroundTruth has launched several innovative products and won numerous awards, including Inc. 5000’s Fast Growing Private Companies and Deloitte’s Fast 500 Technology companies. Today, we’re proud to employ over 400 employees across three continents and serve millions of marketers across 21 countries. GroundTruth has global headquarters in New York. Its R&D centers are located in US, Canada and India. Learn more: www.groundtruth.com  

GroundTruth platform consists of database of point-of-interests, real-time handling of location data, data science and user interface for advertisement campaigns. As a software Architect in GroundTruth R&D team, you will design solutions that add new capabilities to the platform.

 

You will:

  • design solutions in location-based advertising domain
  • analyze inputs from market and product manager
  • have a vision for creating value for customers, through evolution of the product
  • identify areas of improvement in the product
  • architect the product for new features and components that create the value
  • be hands-on and will implement critical modules & prototypes
  • participate in code reviews
  • mentor software developers in team
  • coordinate with R&D teams located US & Canada

You have:

  • B.Tech./B.E./M.Tech./MCA or equivalent in computer science
  • 8 – 12 years of experience in software development
  • Coding requirements:
    • Experience with Python and JS frameworks in a work setting
    • Solid data structures & algorithm foundation
    • Ability to debug code
    • MySQL or Postgres or other SQL knowledge
  • Server knowledge:
    • Deploying scalable applications with NGINX
    • Load balancers
    • Distributed systems
  • Knowledge and advocacy for software engineering best practices
  • Experience with Agile methodologies
  • Experience with large consumer-facing applications
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated coaching and mentoring skills

 

How you can impress us:

  • Knowledge of Rest and/or Elasticsearch
  • Knowledge of Postgres and its geocoding functions
  • Design skills with UML
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services and Dockers
  • Configuration management and QA practices
  • Open source contribution on Github or other platforms
  • Participation on technology forums

 

Our teams are geographically distributed, where R&D teams in US, Canada and India regularly interface with each other and developers are required to travel to US. Our culture is highly entrepreneurial and our success comes from our employees who voice their opinions and ideas. We reward hard work, support career development and offer comprehensive benefits. We encourage employees to have a healthy work-life balance. To support that we foster a fun & friendly work environment and provide flexible working hours.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status