Career Opportunities: Software Engineer (13103)

Req Id 13103 - Posted 02/17/2014 - North America - United States - Reston, VA - Information Technology - Full-Time

comScore is hiring great software engineers for our AdEffx (Advertising Effectiveness) team.  You will design and build high-scale applications that process very large datasets.  This is a fast-paced, agile environment, where we iterate quickly and work with bleeding edge technology.


Title:            Software Engineer
Location:     Reston, VA
Reports to:   Vice President, Research



  • Collaborate between cross-functional teams to develop new solutions, groom stories, and provide estimates
  • Extend and improve the architecture of existing systems
  • Design and implement new solutions from the ground up
  • Integrate with third party vendors
  • Come up to speed quickly on core processing systems
  • Quickly answer questions about how the systems work
  • Quickly evaluate proposed designs for technical feasibility
  • Quickly detect, diagnose, troubleshoot, and fix system issues
  • Provide support off hours
  • Be proactive in seeking projects and responsibilities



  • BS or higher degree in Computer Science
  • 4+ years of work experience
  • Solid understanding of algorithms, design patterns, data structures, and object-oriented design
  • .NET, C#, ASP.NET, LINQ, Telerik, Entity Framework
  • SQL Server
  • SVN or Git
  • Experience with high volume ETL and data processing
  • Experience with Hadoop is a plus
  • Experience with Agile software development is a plus
  • Knowledge of the Digital Advertising space is a plus
  • Ability to thoroughly and effectively unit test
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, where things change rapidly
  • Ability to learn and apply new technologies quickly
  • Ability to learn new business processes quickly
  • Ability to manage multiple assignments and balance workload according to priorities
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Meticulous and detail-oriented
  • Must be a self-starter with personal motivation, and a team player
  • Provide statement of citizenship or visa status that allows you to work for any employer in US

comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) is a global leader in digital measurement and analytics, delivering insights on web, mobile and TV consumer behavior that enable clients to maximize the value of their digital investments. Through its Audience Analytics, Advertising Analytics, and Digital Enterprise Analytics product suites, comScore provides its clients with a variety of on-demand software, real-time analytics and custom solutions to succeed in a multi-platform world. The proprietary comScore Census Network™ (CCN) leverages a world-class technology infrastructure to capture trillions of digital interactions a month and power big data analytics on a global scale for its more than 2,000 clients, which include leading companies such as AOL, Baidu, BBC, Best Buy, Carat, Deutsche Bank, ESPN, France Telecom, Financial Times, Fox, LinkedIn, Microsoft, MediaCorp, Nestle, Starcom, Terra Networks, Universal McCann, Verizon, ViaMichelin and Yahoo!.