Software Engineer 2

  • 35 W Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60601, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Company Description

With over 20 years of experience, CJ Affiliate is the most trusted and established name in affiliate marketing.  As a performance-based marketing channel, we help advertisers acquire new customers and increase sales to current customers, while facilitating compensation to publishers for every action they drive. We reach billions of consumers by creating fair, transparent, and successful partnerships between advertisers and publishers.

We take just as much pride in our innovative technology and comprehensive data as we do in the expertise and dedication of our people. Our collaborative teams are equipped with advanced tools, training, and career development opportunities in order to provide our clients with cutting edge solutions, strategies, and support that drive meaningful results.

Under Publicis Groupe’s solution hub Publicis Media, CJ Affiliate has the resources and commitment to offer a truly customer-centric approach to affiliate marketing across our 14 offices worldwide. Above all else, our greatest asset has always been our people, and we are honored that that some of the best and brightest in the industry choose to call us home. We hope you will, too. 


Job Description

Job Description


As a Software Engineer 2 at CJ, you’ll have the benefit of working in a supportive, highly collaborative and entrepreneurial environment.  A culture of passion and respect and technical excellence and the ownership and accountability of working on a fully self-contained, cross-functional engineering team gives you the ability to grow, make an impact, and get things done.  It’s innovation, done sustainably and intelligently, at scale.


Some of our application domains:

·          Real-time high-volume click streaming, attribution, and analytics

·          Multi-currency financial clearinghouse

·          Partnership recommendation engine

·          GraphQL APIs

·          Advertising media delivery

·          Data lake to support ad hoc data science and reporting

Some technologies we use:

·          AWS

·          ReactJS

·          Java, Scala, Kotlin

·          Serverless

·          SQL & NoSQL

·          Kafka, Hadoop, Kinesis

Some practices we employ:

·          Agile software development

·          Infrastructure-as-code

·          Pair programming

·          Test Driven Development

Continuous Delivery









We are looking for an accomplished software engineer with 1-2 years in software design and implementation. In addition, we are looking for experience with and/or interest in some of:


·       Agile software development

·       Automated build and continuous delivery

·       Front end development using React

·       SQL databases

·       NoSQL databases

·       Pair Programming

·       Test-driven Development

·       Object Oriented Programming

·       Functional Programming

·       Scala



Additional Information

Why CJ Affiliate? 

CJ Affiliate is the leader in Affiliate Marketing.  We take pride in our innovative technology, comprehensive data solutions and our people.  We equip our teams with advanced tools, training and career development opportunities all to provide cutting edge solutions, strategies and support to deliver high quality results for our clients. We work in an energetic, results-oriented, collaborative, team environment that recognizes exceptional performance. As we evolve and grow as a business, so do you.   

We're a community of creative and passionate problem solvers who go the distance to tackle the tough questions, think outside the box, and drive intelligent growth, for our clients—and ourselves. We foster and embody an inclusive and collaborative culture where diverse perspectives are sought, relationships are valued, and people feel accepted with a sense of belonging in expressing themselves authentically. We pride ourselves in having a workplace environment that values both work and play. Business Resource Groups, Fun team outings, office events, and flexible time off mean a work life balance with colleagues that turn into lifelong friends.

Conditions of Employment

All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of certain background checks which unless prohibited by applicable law may include criminal history checks, employment verification, education verification, drug screens, credit checks, DMV checks (for driving positions only) and fingerprinting.

Great People, Deserve Great Benefits

We know that we have some of the brightest and most talented associates in the world, and we believe in rewarding them accordingly.  If you work here, expect competitive pay, comprehensive health coverage, and endless opportunities to advance your career


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