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Life at Zapr

We are a young, dynamic bunch working on some very exciting technology problems and building out some very unique solutions. We take pride in our culture, and our ability to build on each other’s ideas and work best together as a team. At ZAPR, we are always looking to learn new things, all the way from developing new algorithms, to learning new combo moves on console fighter games. If you like to challenge the status quo and work with some phenomenal people, you have come to the right place.

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Product Engineering

At Zapr you have the opportunity to develop new and powerful tools out of India's largest media consumption repository and audience engagement platform. Join our journey in building world class technology.

Senior Software Engineer-Backend

Bangalore - 12 positions

Required Qualifications-

-Proficiency in programming languages like Java, Scala etc. Proficiency in at least one of the scripting language.
- Working knowledge on Unix based systems
-Understanding of various API development frameworks such as Jersey, Dropwizard,
Netty etc.
-Understanding of various kind of data stores such as MySQL, MongoDB, Aerospike,
Druid etc.
-Knowledge of big data technologies such as Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, Samza etc. Good debugging knowledge to resolve issues faster

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Software Engineer- SDET

Bangalore - 1 position

Required Qualifications-

• Previous experience of at least 1- 3 years as software development in testing engineer
• Strong coding skills in any object oriented language (JAVA, C++)
• Strong scripting skills in any one language of choice (python, shell etc)
• Quick prototyping skills to mock system behaviour
• Experience in testing mobile apps and/or SDKs
• Understanding of server side technologies such as webapps etc.
• Working with UI automation frameworks such as Selenium.
• Previous experience of testing in domain of big data technologies is a plus
• Experience in leading and managing a small team is an added advantage

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Technical Lead- DevOps

Bangalore - 1 position

• At least 6 years of prior DevOps experience.
• Experience of managing and handling a team is a plus.
• Experience in cloud environments such as AWS
• Designing the overall Virtual Private Cloud VPC environment including server instances, storage instances, subnets, availability zones, etc
• Designing the High Availability / Disaster Recovery strategies
• Ability to maintain, monitor and optimize production database servers
• Deep understanding of networking and system issues and ability to debug issues on large clusters.
• Handling of SSL and scalability issues.
• Develop software and processes for better utilization of cloud resources

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Engineering Manager

Bangalore - 1 position

The candidate must fulfil the following requirements:

• 9+ years of overall engineering experience with at least 2 years of experience in leading engineering teams.
• Strong experience in designing and building complex platform built for web scale.
• Good understanding of big data ecosystem and data sciences.
• Very strong technical expertise and ability to drive tech stack of various systems.
• Ability to execute in a very fast paced environment.
• Ability to deal with chaos and provide structure to it.
• Strong result orientation and willingness to continuously improve engineering practices.

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Technical Lead

Bangalore - 2 positions

Minimum Qualification-

• 6+ years of experience working in complex and large scale systems.
• Candidate in their past experience must have work on designing and developing systems from
scratch.
• Candidate should be comfortable working with massive volumes of data.
• Candidate must have at least 1 – 2 years of experience leading and mentoring a team of
engineers.
• Candidate must have proficiency in writing code in extensible and robust manner.
• An ideal candidate would possess quick prototyping abilities to validate a solution.
• Ability to see challenges as big opportunity to learn and improve things for better.
• Proficiency in programming languages such as Java, Python, shell scripting etc.
• Good understanding of cloud computing platforms more specifically AWS and its services.
• Experience in building and deploying microservices using containers.
• Comfortable in technologies such as Kafka, Aerospike, MySQL, Druid, MongoDB, beanstalkd etc.
• Comfortable with big data technologies such as Hadoop, Spark, Samza, Hive, Presto etc.
• Experience in server less architecture is an added advantage.
• Performance bench marking and troubleshooting skills using various monitoring and profiling
tools.
• Good debugging capabilities to resolve issues faster
• Comfortable managing multiple projects using tools like Jira

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Audio Signal Processing Researcher/Engineer

Bangalore - 1 position

Minimum Qualification:

• In depth knowledge of DSP theory
• Master’s or Bachelor’s degree, from a reputed institution, in digital signal processing for
speech and audio applications
• Experience developing and debugging software in C/C++
• Good MATLAB or equivalent skills
• Proven ability to create fundamentally new signal processing technologies
• Excellent communication skills and attention to details
• Excellent technical writing skills

Preferred Qualifications:

• Knowledge of scripting language (Python preferred)
• Experience with Development environments such as VisualStudio, GCC, Eclipse

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Senior Software Engineer - Backend

Bangalore - 2 positions

Minimum Qualification

- Proficiency in programming languages like Java, Scala etc.
- Proficiency in at least one of the scripting language.
- Working knowledge on Unix based systems
- Understanding of various API development frameworks such as Jersey, Dropwizard, Netty etc.
- Understanding of various kind of data stores such as MySQL, MongoDB, Aerospike, Druid etc.
- Knowledge of big data technologies such as Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, Samza etc.
- Good debugging knowledge to resolve issues faster

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Product Manager

Bangalore - 1 position

Minimum Qualification-

• 3+ years of product management and product strategy experience at a top-tier startup, or technology centric firm.
• Prior experience with the ad-tech or media-tech industry is preferred, but not mandatory.
• Deep technical background – engineering degree from a Tier 1 college or equivalent – is strongly preferred.
• Capable of leading and working with cross-functional teams with a high bias towards action and operating with extreme discipline.
• Must have very strong communication skills – written and verbal.

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Technical Architect

Bangalore - 2 positions

Minimum Qualification-

• At least 8 years of experience in building and handling large scale systems.
• Deep experience working in big data technologies such as Hadoop, Hive, Spark, Samza, kafka etc.
• Writing and tuning latency sensitive, high throughput application, especially in cloud environment.
• Experience working with micro-services and containers such as docker, kubernetes is an added advantage.
• Very thorough understanding of engineering concerns while developing mission critical applications
• Very good prototyping skills to evaluate new technologies.
• Abilities to drive projects, while working with engineers.
• Ability to scope or descope projects based on cost benefit analysis.

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VP - Product

Bangalore - 1 position

Requirements:

• Minimum of 3 years of data-centric ad-tech experience, with exposure to video ads. Overall 8+ years of experience across product management in top tier technology firms or startups.
• Must have an MBA or an advanced degree in a quantitative discipline (engineering etc.) from a top tier school in India or abroad.
• Capable of leading and working with cross-functional teams with a high bias towards action and operating with extreme discipline.

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Operations

Zapr is operating at the intersection of media-tech, data analytics and mobile advertising. Join our operations team in delivering cutting edge marketing solutions to leading brands all over India.

VP Alliances & Partnerships

Bangalore - 1 position

Required Qualifications-

● MBA degree from Tier 1 college.
● 8+ years of work experience in business development preferably across mobile ad-tech ecosystem / mobile apps business / SAAS / software platform products
● Experience in sourcing, managing and negotiating with partners, and structuring large deals
● Experience working for a large management consulting firm or a boutique consultancy firm specializing in solutions is preferred
● A proven record of successful business development in the mobile devices or software space

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Campaign Analyst- AdOps

Bangalore - 1 position

Required Qualifications-

● At least 1-3 years prior experience in a Campaign Analyst. 
● In depth understanding of AdTech and various platforms for Ad delivery 
● Prior experience in managing multiple projects simultaneously is mandatory 
● Ability to manage project schedules, prioritization of campaigns as well as escalation  management 
● Ability to manage multiple stakeholders – both internal and external  
● Prior experience in client interaction and in handling client queries is essential including the  ability to hold ground in ‘difficult’ conversations with customers 
● Exceptional attention to detail and ability to analyze campaign performance vs. client objectives 
● Ability to work independently and multi-task with minimal supervision 
● Comfortable working in ambiguity in a fast-paced environment 

   

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Accounts Manager

Bangalore - 1 position

Required Qualifications-

∙ Primary point of contact for Agency Media Planner/Buyers
∙ Ability to have tough conversations, manage internal and external stakeholders, escalation of issues, etc. 
∙ Day to day management of mobile advertising campaigns 
∙ Work collaboratively across functions to manage creative approval, compliance with policies, ad- optimization, and overall campaign performance specific to each customer’s  requirements. 
∙ Manage customer expectations, communication and performance reporting. 
∙ Assist in the development of custom creative, liaising between internal teams and customers. 
∙ Assist Sales Team in meeting and exceeding sales goals through effective campaign strategy and optimization. 
∙ Use analytical skills in order to increase ROI for the company and advertisers. 
∙ Assist the Sales Team in collection of customer payments. 
∙ Manage advertiser reconciliation and billing coordination with finance department. 
∙ Collate and interpret customer feedback to facilitate improved advertiser products. 
∙ Work with Publishing Team to identify inventory required for specific customer objectives. 
∙ Manage advertiser reconciliation and billing coordination with finance department. 
∙ Maintain workflow and meet deadlines. 
       

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Talent Acquisition Lead

Bangalore - 1 position

Background:

• The ideal candidate would have worked in talent acquisition with a focus on technology roles for a minimum of 8 years
• Prior people management experience would be preferred
• An MBA is helpful and exceptional communication skills is mandatory
• They should ideally have spent some time at a technology firm or a tech startup.
• They would need to be comfortable working in an ambiguous, chaotic and fast paced work environment.
• Finally, and most importantly, they would need to be incredibly organized and have excellent attention to detail. Proficiency with MS office suite is expected.

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Associate Strategy

Bangalore - 1 position

Requirements:

• At least 2 years prior experience in a Sales Strategy or a Pre-Sales or a Research role
• Prior experience in account planning an advantage but not mandatory
• Have business acumen and a keen understanding of key business drivers
• Ability to leverage multiple sources for secondary (and primary) research
• Must be able to quickly come up to speed on a new industry
• Exceptional attention to detail and ability to connect dots between research and sales objectives
• Ability to work independently and multi-task with minimal supervision
• Comfortable working in ambiguity in a fast-paced environment
• Capable of presenting the analysis in a clear and easy to understand PPT format
• Business degrees will be preferred
• Exposure to Television/Media & Entertainment industry a plus but not mandatory

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