Scribd Remote US Canada Full-time

At Scribd (pronounced “scribbed”), our mission is to spark human curiosity. Join our team as we create a world of  stories and knowledge, democratize the exchange of ideas and information, and empower collective expertise through our three products: Everand, Scribd, and Slideshare. 
We support a culture where our employees can be real and be bold; where we debate and commit as we embrace plot twists; and where every employee is empowered to take action as we prioritize the customer.
We love collaborating and investing time in our Scribd community, and we create intentional in-person moments with each other to build culture and connection. And, it is through our flexible work benefit – Scribd Flex – that we enable employees, in partnership with their manager, to choose the work-style that best suits their individual needs and preferences.
About the Team:
This is a dedicated workstream focussing on AdTech where our goal is to transform how ads are delivered, making them more engaging and efficient across brands under Scribd. We’re creating not just ads, but captivating experiences that connect international brands with their audience. This is a cross-functional group which works closely with data scientists, product managers and engineers across the company.
About the role
Scribd is looking for a Software Engineer to work on our AdTech efforts, focusing on JavaScript with React and Prebid.js. Your role involves driving innovative advertising technology solutions, working with a team, and demonstrating a deep passion for AdTech experiments
Tech stack
Our online applications use React, Redux and server side rendering using NextJS on the frontend and Rails, MySQL on the backend. We use Sidekiq to run background jobs and Databricks environment for offline data processing. 
You Have:
You’re curious, humble, and interested in learning.
You like and value people! 
You have good taste – you don’t have to be a designer, but you should take pride in your work and want to make our app a beautiful, delightful reading experience.
3+ years experience coding in modern consumer facing web applications — e.g. Javascript, HTML, CSS, Ruby on RailsStrong understanding of modern JavaScript frameworks preferably React.
Experience with Redux, CSS Modules is a plus.
Knowledge of npm, yarn, babel and webpack
Experience working with data pipelines, both real-time and batch offline.
Experience de-bugging issues in a complex modern web architecture which includes: distributed systems, CDN, image servers, databases, asynchronous web services, CSRF, cross site scripting, etc.
You Will:
Develop sophisticated AdTech solutions, emphasizing React and Prebid.js.
Collaborate with UX designers.
Utilize advanced JavaScript knowledge to build high-performance web applications.
Oversee the integration and optimization of advertising APIs and SDKs.
Champion experimental projects in AdTech, exploring new ways to enhance ad targeting, delivery, and performance.
Maintain adherence to best software development practices, with a focus on AdTech innovations.
Stay ahead of industry trends in digital advertising and JavaScript technologies, actively engaging in experimental projects.