Ad Server Developer - Global Broadcaster, London.

Job Title: Ad Server Developer - Global Broadcaster, London.
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London
Salary: £400 - £500 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: KTAD_1494585146
Contact Name: Kat Thorpe
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 12, 2017 11:32

Job Description

Ad Server Developer - Global Broadcaster, London.

12 month contract - £400-£500 day/rate

Handle are currently working with a Global Broadcaster in London who are looking for an Ad Server Engine Developer to sit within their Ad Server Technical Development Team. As a Global Broadcaster they currently use an Ad Server Engine that allows them to scale their advertising content across mobile devices and the web.

This Ad-Server allows them to optimize video advertisements across any device. This is a hugely important aspect of the Global Digital Advertising for this Broadcaster.

They now need someone on a contract basis to join their Technical Development Ad Server team to integrate and implement video advertisements within this platform. This person will be responsible for working with the video ad managers to manage the advertising campaign, but specifically understanding the technical/development aspects within the ad server platform and their video player.

Therefore this person must be from a development/technical background having worked with a well-known ad server platform in the past.

Front-End Development experience (JavaScript/HTML5) as well as back-end/scripting technologies such as PHP is a MUST.

Ad Server Developer - Global Broadcaster Skill Set:

  • Technical Support or Development/Engineering experience with one of the following Ad Serving Engines is a must (Freewheel, DoubleClick (DFP), Ad Tech, OpenX, Ad Stream.
  • Experience with Video Players such as Brightcove
  • Understanding of IAB ad formats
  • Front-End Technologies such as JavaScript/HTML5/XML
  • Back-End Technologies PHP, or other scripting languages

Our client is looking to interview ASAP so if you are interested in discussing this long term contract do get in touch as interviews will ideally be arranged for next week. Do contact Kathryn.Thorpe(@) if your experience matches the above - 02075699981.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.