Software Engineer (RTB) (Java/Python)

RM3,000 - RM4,000 monthly
  • Knorex Software Sdn Bhd
  • Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Aug 21, 2019
Full time Software Developers/Architects, Applications Software Developers, Systems Software Programmers Web Designers and Developers

Job Description

About Knorex

Knorex develops a cloud-based, highly scalable, all-in-one advertising and marketing platform called Knorex XPO™ ( where Advertisers, Agencies and Publishers can easily create, optimize & publish Dynamic Ads worldwide with speed and ease. As part of the platform offering, anyone can traffic their Dynamic Ads programmatically via automated buying through our in-house real-time bidder and optimizer.

Real-time bidding (RTB) is a means by which advertising inventory is bought and sold on a per-impression basis, via programmatic instantaneous auction, similar to financial markets. The entire process generally takes place in less than 100 ms. Owing to the large and real-time stream of data, coming up with efficient and pragmatic solutions and algorithms to the challenging problems will become imperative. We are seeking for a Software Engineer with the zest and passion to work on our fast paced data augmentation pipeline, using a mix of Java and Python. You will be joining our RTB team working closely with Data Scientists, Media Performance Specialists and Software Engineers to build a highly scalable system that can handle billions of requests per day, all delivered in milliseconds.

In this role, you will be expected to possess solid experience working on large-scale, distributed and low-latency systems. You need to acquire a deep technical understanding of the platform, work with our cross-country team located regionally to learn about the business and technical analytics requirements and translate them into production system.


Why Knorex

We are constantly on the lookout to recruit the best and the brightest - from engineering to sales to account management to operations and HR. Knorex offers you many different opportunities to scale your ambition and creativity far and beyond. We embrace a dynamic and pragmatic way of doing things, setting ourselves up for long term achievement yet relentlessly focused on delivering the short term goals. If you love the joy of building stuffs and seeing them grow, growing yourself and others in the process, and challenging yourself to do stuffs that you once thought impossible, we invite you to explore a career with us.


Key Responsibilities

  • Plan, design and develop components in the data augmentation pipeline that supports our RTB platform
  • Develop clever algorithms and pragmatic solutions to our automation and optimization problems.
  • Develop metrics to measure the outcome/impact of your introduced solutions.
  • Develop pipelines and solutions that would allow our RTB platform to query data within milliseconds
  • Work with other members to implement and integrate into our existing systems.
  • Document and improve the solutions over time.
  • Evaluate and identify new technologies for implementation.
  • Communicate with our business and technical teams to understand the analytics requirements.
  • Respond and follow up to incorporate feedback and draw new insights.
  • Prioritize tasks to meet multiple deadlines.



  • Knowledge of either/and Java/Python
  • Strong knowledge of algorithms and data structures
  • Strong in analytics and problem solving technique
  • Understanding of online advertising technology and RTB is a strong plus
  • Practical experience with machine learning toolkits and frameworks is a strong plus
  • Possess at least a Degree or Diploma in computer science / IT related;
  • Willingness to learn and able to pick up new technology or new concepts fast;
  • Able to work independently as well as in collaborative mode with minimum supervision;
  • Work productively even under pressure;
  • Possess good work ethic, attitude with good follow-through;
  • Excellent communication in written and spoken English.



  • You will have the advance to influence and drive the changes, at Knorex we welcome good ideas and accept any possibility to make our company great.
  • We offer great learning opportunities, you will have exposure in cutting edge performance marketing and advertising technology.
  • We offer competitive salary package that is above the market rate, such as W3F (Work, Wellbeing, Welfare) Fund for courses, materials, personal health and wellbeing.
  • Comprehensive health insurance coverage.
  • Ample opportunities to grow while the company is fast growing and expanding.
  • Opportunity to work cross-country and with variety of projects of a different nature.
  • Challenging and exciting problems that await you to solve.

Years of experience

Fresh/No Experience Required  

Job Industry

IT / Software  

Required Languages


Do you accept foreigners