[Baypiggies] Efficient Frontier Python Engineer

Anil Kamath anil at efrontier.com
Wed May 23 04:24:13 CEST 2007

If you are interested in using Python to build scalable distributed
systems on Linux platforms managing terabytes of data on PostgreSQL then
this one is for you.

Efficient Frontier
Mountain View, CA


Efficient Frontier(tm) is the largest provider of paid search engine
marketing (SEM) solutions. By combining technology with sophisticated
algorithms, Efficient Frontier maximizes customers ROI on advertising
spend, delivering an average increase of 30 - 50% in return on
advertising dollars. Efficient Frontier manages more than $400 million
in annual PPC spend, counts 80 of the top 500 search advertisers as
clients and manages over 25 million keywords..

Python Infrastructure Engineer

Efficient Frontier is looking for dynamic individuals who want to be
part of building solutions that change the economics of online
marketing. As part of Efficient Frontier's world-class team, you will
have the opportunity to be a part of a private company and work in a
fast-paced, rewarding environment, addressing a red-hot market. We are
looking for exceptional software engineers who have the ability to excel
in a fast-paced environment where action and initiative are required.


You will work with other engineers to build a large-scale distributed
application that acts as the backend to our patented optimizer. You will
be writing applications using open-source components that access,
process, and update real-time data from Google, Yahoo, MSN, Ask and
other search engines. You will develop algorithms, and systems that
guarantee high availability of the system.


*	Strong command of Python, FreeBSD, and Unix/Linux. BSCS degree
or equivalent and 2+ years of experience working through an entire life
cycle of a web-based service from concept, implementation, testing to
*	Ability to work closely with customers, provide technical
support in understanding customers' requirements and translate these
requirements into technically viable end-to-end solutions including
implementation details.
*	Experience with databases such as Oracle, PostgreSQL, Sybase,
mySQL, Ingres and/or Informix.
*	Familiarity with application level network protocols (e.g., HTTP
and/or SSL).
*	Excellent communication and relationship skills along with being
a strong team player. 
*	Demonstrable analytical problem-solving skills.
*	Ability to thrive in a high-pressured, unstructured,
customer-oriented environment.

Please send your resumes to jobs at efrontier.com.



-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: http://mail.python.org/pipermail/baypiggies/attachments/20070522/706aa10c/attachment.html 

More information about the Baypiggies mailing list