0-1 years of experience
Concerned about your lack of experience? Learn More...
Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Software Development
Software Engineer, Algorithms & APIs
(This job is no longer available)
Comcast | New York, NY
Grad Date

Not sure what types of jobs you are interested in?

Explore Jobs
Based on Your Education

Follow This Company

Job Description

FreeWheel, a Comcast company, has superior end-to-end technology, premium marketplace, and best in market advisory services that power the advertising businesses of the largest media and entertainment companies in the world, including AOL, DIRECTV, Fox, NBC Universal, Turner Broadcasting System and Viacom in U.S., and Sky and Channel 4 in Europe. From our unique position at the center of the premium video economy, we enable our clients to unify audiences across desktop, mobile, OTT, and traditional STB devices, and profitably monetize their content. Headquartered in New York, with offices in San Francisco, London, and Beijing, FreeWheel stands to advocate for the entire industry through the FreeWheel Council for Premium Video.

We are looking for an entry-level algorithm and API programmer to join our rapidly growing engineering team based in New York. This position would concentrate on coding advanced prediction and optimization algorithms and supporting APIs.

Required Skills:

* Bachelors degree in Engineering (Computer Science, Math, or Physics)
* Solid hands-on experience of at least 1 programming language such as Python, C++, or Node.js.
* Experience implementing mathematical algorithms (AI, machine learning, linear programming/optimization, modeling, statistics, ), for example through an internship or graduation project.
* Excellent communication skills (oral and written)

Preferred Skills:

* Experience with Hadoop
* Experience with SQL
* Experience with Linux shell scripting


* Design and implement high-performance optimization and prediction algorithms for programmatic television ad buying and selling.
* Develop and deploy production quality code implementing advanced optimization algorithms and supporting APIs.
* Participate in regular system/software architecture and design sessions within engineering.
* Participate in meetings with business (product management) to understand and define new requirements.
* Follow our Scaled Agile (SAFe) software development process with daily standups

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer

About Comcast

Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world’s best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 50 leader, we set the pace in a variety of innovative and fascinating businesses and create career opportunities across a wide range of locations and disciplines. We are at the forefront of change and move at an amazing pace, thanks to our remarkable people, who bring cutting-edge products and services to life for millions of customers every day. If you share in our passion for teamwork, our vision to revolutionize industries and our goal to lead the future in media and technology, we want you to fast-forward your career at Comcast.