WordStream: Software Engineer
101 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115

Employee Testimonials

Tara Castagna WordStream
Michelle Grupinski WordStream

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Wordstream is looking to hire multiple Software Engineers across our suite of products! As a Software Engineer you will work as part of a top-performing team to deliver high-quality search engine marketing SaaS solutions to market. You will be able to work with minimal direction, balance multiple requirements, and coordinate efforts within our Engineering team, Product Management, and QA team in our Headquarters in Boston, MA. All of our offerings are delivered as software as a service via the web. Our technology stack includes Amazon Web Services, Python, HTML5, JavaScript, Knockout.js, Google AdWords/Facebook APIs, PostgreSQL, and Linux.

WordStream is an industry leading software-as-a-service (SaaS) product company voted #1 in customer satisfaction in the search advertising sector. Our purpose is to help SMBs succeed and grow by helping SMBs across our country and the world get the most out of their digital marketing dollars. Connected to some of the largest companies in the world, Wordstream is partnered with Google, Bing and Facebook to help our customers market their businesses. WordStream also strives to make a difference in the lives of the people in our community. We are committed to corporate social responsibility and believe that it is our duty to give back through volunteering and charitable donations. If you are driven by taking action, winning together and believe transparency is the only way to be, we want to hear from you!

Requirements

A little about you...

  • BS/MS in Computer Science (or related field and considerable coding experience)
  • Top-notch coding skills, with experience both front and back end development
  • 2+ years of experience writing code professionally post graduation (preferably SaaS and web applications)
  • Aptitude and desire to learn new technologies
  • Experience with any specific technologies (e.g., Python) is not a requirement; we're looking for people with a history of leveraging any technology to create masterpieces. Current technologies we use include: Python, JavaScript, SQL, Object-Oriented Programming, Open-Source software development, Git, Object-Relational Mapping (ORM), AJAX, HTML5
  • Experience working with REST APIs and complex backend API integrations a plus
  • Culture fit is important. We are a 40+ product and development team that wants to dominate our market. We work hard, and we want to be successful and make our clients successful
  • Familiarity and experience with the Agile methodology is a plus.

Benefits

A little about our many benefits

  • Health Care Plan (Medical, Dental & Vision)
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) & Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan & Company Match
  • Life Insurance (Basic, Voluntary & AD&D)
  • Unlimited PTO (Trust and accountability-based)
  • Parental Leave (PPL), Family Medical Leave (FML), and Adoption Assistance
  • Short Term & Long Term Disability (STD, LTD)
  • Pet Insurance, Accident Insurance,and Critical Illness Insurance
  • Donation Matching and Volunteer Matching
  • Tuition Assistance Program
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Employee Discounts: Auto Insurance, Student Loan Consolidation Options, Cell Phone Carriers, Vacations, and Restaurants
  • Legal and Identity Theft Protection Plans
  • Wellbeing & Wellness (Gym membership discounts, online wellness program membership)
  • Monthly company breakfasts
  • Standing desks, cold brew on tap, company-sponsored community events, and an A+ office setup

A little about WordStream and our market space...

Located in the heart of Bostons Back Bay, our open workspace lends itself to cross-departmental collaboration (and a fair bit of fun, too). The high-energy, innovative environment has helped us develop a suite of cloud-based tools--which enable ad management and optimization across Google search, shopping, and display; Facebook; Instagram; and Bing--capable of meeting the changing needs of our customers.

Boston Business Journal, MITX, Inc. Magazine, and countless other organizations--both regional and national--have recognized WordStream as one of the countrys fastest growing companies and an exceptional place to work: And were just getting started.

Interested in contributing to industry-shaping innovation, enjoying a positive workspace, earning competitive pay, and advancing your career? Become part of the WordStream team today!

WordStream is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation or veteran status.

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Why We Work Here

Tara Castagna WordStream
Tara Castagna
Senior Sales Team Lead
 
What you love about WordStream:

WordStream has given me the opportunity to work with Business Owners all over the world and help them increase their revenue from paid search advertising. Knowing I can help people save money and make more provides instant gratification, and is one of the many reasons I love what I do here.

Favorite Food:

Bacon 100%

Funny Fact:

On my second day of work at WordStream my dad showed up unexpectedly to “make sure the place was real”. I was humiliated.

Michelle Grupinski WordStream
Michelle Grupinski
Senior Marketing Specialist
 
What you love about WordStream:

The people. WordStream is filled with smart, driven, people who work hard every day. When you know your team is filled with good people you want it to do well. On the WordStream team every department contributes to the advancement of our company, which makes our success and growth something we can all get excited about.

Funny Fact:

I took the SAT’s in a #3 pencil and needed to pay to have it hand scored

Favorite Food:

Don’t make me choose between ice cream and french fries!