Job type full-time
Full job description
At human, we are all about keeping it humanWe are a cybersecurity company that protects enterprises from bot attacks to keep digital experiences humanWe have the most advanced human verification engine that protects applications, apis, and digital media from bot attacks, preventing losses and improving the digital experience for real humansToday, we verify the humanity of more than 10 trillion interactions per week for some of the largest enterprises and platforms across the internet.
Founded in 2012 in a brooklyn sci-fi bookstore, our human verification engine protects enterprises from the sophisticated bots that threaten themIt’s an ongoing war that we fight passionately every dayJoin our mission to stop bots, disrupt the economics of cybercrime, and keep it human.
The mediaguard team is a multi-functional team of r&d humans focused primarily on solving the set of problems faced by ad tech platforms, agencies and brands in ensuring the delivery of digital advertising to humansYou will be responsible for developing innovative, comprehensive and cost effective solutions that will be integrated into various parts of the ad tech ecosystem to analyze, explain and prevent various types of fraudulent and nonstandard activities.
You will look for new ways to uncover fraud and highlight patterns of abuse that only human can deliver given our history of successfully reducing sophisticated ivt across programmatic advertising.
What you will do:
Implement solutions to problems in golang, possibly in java and other languages as needed to serve the needs of the mediaguard customers.
Profile, debug, optimize and harden linux-based software.
Support the development and delivery of the mediaguard product, one of our flagship offerings that handles 1.5 trillion prediction requests a day from some of the largest internet companies in the world.
Partner closely with our platform engineering teams to find ways to deliver outstanding value to our mediaguard customers by extending and reusing common platform components.
Collaborate with detection researchers (data scientists, malware reversers, threat analysts) to craft and propose new ways to demonstrate the return on investment our customers are realizing as a result of using our software
Participate in an agile development cycle, write clear and usable documentation, give lightning talks and mentor others
Work with a team of uniquely hardworking engineers who love to learn, experiment, and push the limits of modern technology
Participate in building a thoughtful culture that emphasizes lean principles and optimizes for deep work, collaboration and doing the best work of your career
Who you are:
You’re either comfortable in go codebases or open to learning the language given your depth of experience in another low-level/systems programming language such as c++, rust, or javaWe will teach you go!
You have your share of war stories about distributed architectures and their common pitfalls
You constantly aim for correctness and performance, in that orderYou are a stickler for following a detailed merge request process and leaving things better than you found them.
You look to find new and innovative ways to tackle sophisticated problems through detailed experimentation.
You have an open attitude and collaborate well across team boundaries- be they the office hallway or the continental divide.
Benefits & perks:
Private medical and dental insurance for all full-time employees
Fully paid parental leave
Learning & development fund
Phenomenal coaching from senior leaders and challenging development opportunities
Monthly internet, phone bill, and meal stipend to support working remotely during covid-19
Company-sponsored talkspace membership for you and your family
Life at human:
Our hq office is located in nyc, but we have humans all over the worldWe are growing the company deliberately with a keen eye towards maintaining a culture that values diversity, work/life harmony, and career growthWe are doing meaningful work, and we need people to join our mighty teamWe have offices located in nyc, virginia, victoria, and london, and remote humans in cities around the globe.
We work with most of the largest platforms and enterprises on the planetWe`re focused and propelled by a substantive missionWe`re building a very sophisticated product that fights a real threat to humanity.
We understand it takes a diverse team of passionate, curious, and, creative people to solve the challenges involved in protecting the internetOur dynamic team of humans have incredible perspectives to share, just as we know you do, and we take great pride in being an equal opportunity workplace.
We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employmentPlease contact us to request accommodation.