Adknowledge CEO (Fmr COO of Google Europe) To Speak At Hack The Midwest

Ben Legg - Adknowledge CEO , will speak @ Kansas City HackathonWe’re excited to have the opportunity to hear from Ben Legg (CEO of Adknowledge) at our upcoming event for developers, Hack The Midwest!

Ben will tell us about his experiences in building companies/teams, product innovation and leadership.

Prior to joining Adknowledge, his recent experiences include: Chief Operating Officer of European Directories and Chief Operating Officer for Google Europe.

So developers, what are you waiting for? In addition to Ben’s talk, you’ll build apps, meet cool people & possibly win great prizes. Don’t miss out on the opportunity: space is running out…register today!!

Sponsor Shout Out

Adknowledge  - Kansas City IT Professionals Hack The Midwest sponsor

In addition to having the opportunity to hear from an experienced leader like Ben, we’re also extremely appreciative of Adknowledge’s sponsorship of Hack The Midwest.

Here’s a little bit about them (P.S. Looking for a new job? Check out their open positions):

Adknowledge is the 4th largest ad marketplace, a single source destination to a wide variety of performance and brand engagement formats.

Delivery of highly-targeted ads to those most likely to respond:

Display: Unique market leading monetization tools with variety of solutions for driving new users and monetizing existing users.

Apps: Connecting consumers with interesting apps across major platforms: mobile, tablet, desktop, browser, and Facebook.

Email: Response-based targeting to generate industry-leading eCPMs to provide multiple, revenue-generating email solutions

Social: Smart and extensive ad creation and targeting technology, built on the Facebook Ads API

Open Opportunities

Web Developer

We need a passionate, self-motivated, web developer who is willing to push the limits of what’s possible in digital display advertising.

Skills required:

  • Strong knowledge of UI/UX Design, PHP HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.

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Sr. Software Engineer, BidSystems

The position will be responsible for providing value to Adknowledge through the development and maintenance of central tools that are stable, scalable, and high quality.

  • 3+ years experience designing and building Web-based API’s for internal and external consumers. (REST preferred, Jersey a plus);
  • 5+ experience developing database driven applications in Java in a JEE environment;
  • LAMP, Developing complex SQL Statements, Maven
  • …and more

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More Openings

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