Technical Services Manager EMEA-£40k- London-(Agency, DSP, DMP)

City of London
£40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
14 Nov 2013
12 Dec 2013
VR/21611
Lara Sheldrake
Operations
Permanent
Full Time

Technical Services Manager EMEA-£40k- London-(Agency, DSP, DMP)

My client is one of the world's premier audience buying companies through the application of data and technology through its proprietary platform.

About the Technical Services Manager

The Technical Services Manager will work across the EMEA and report in to the EMEA Operations Director.

  • The role will make up a third of the Technical Services team working closely with the wider EMEA and UK teams
  • The role will primarily be working with modern programmatic platforms - DSPs, DMPs, Big Data warehouses as well as more generic technology platforms and programming languages such as .Net and other web based languages such as HTML, JavaScript, or PHP
  • You will be required to work both independently and jointly to solve and bring solutions to business
  • The solutions you build and maintain will typically be used by internal clients or provide a completely automated throughput for wider systems.
  • The role will include coordinating with a small team in New York and other teams

About you

  • Ability to work independently
  • A broad skill base is important - some UI development, database setup and maintenance, negotiating API connections, some SQL
  • A skills focus on API work, at-scale text/string handling, cookies, and small, modular, service-oriented applications.
  • The language and data store focus will strongly lean towards open source - PHP, Python, MongoDB, MySQL, potentially Ruby, Hadoop, etc.
  • Knowledge of the online advertising industry
  • Previous exposure to DSPs and DMPs such as AppNexus
  • Some previous exposure to big data platforms is advantageous
  • Ability to speak a second European language is advantageous

If this sounds like the opportunity that you've been waiting for, contact Lara today to learn more on 0207 9282525 or lara.sheldrake@welovesalt.com.

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