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Discovery and Performance Ads for Marketplaces

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Dan Hill

About the role

Promoted optimizes search, promotions, and ads for top marketplaces. For example, we increase Hipcamp’s conversions by +9%. We’re all ex-Facebook and Google ads engineers, and we’ve built this before together. Our vision is to network all top marketplaces and build distributed Ad Words.

We’re hiring an engineer to lead our continuous delivery. We currently use GitHub Actions and Terraform. We’re building an advanced ML-powered service that has a critical impact on our customers, so deployment excellence is paramount. You will be working directly with Vlad, our SRE lead.


  • Lead our continuous deployment system effort.
  • Implement code pipelines, canaries, monitoring, etc.
  • Guide and support team.


  • Lots of system components. We already have over 20 services and DBs.
  • Wide variety of technologies.
  • MLOps. Real-time training.

Why you should join

Promoted matches buyers to sellers in marketplace search. We are a team of ex-Google and Facebook ads engineers, and we apply the kind of technology that powers Google and Facebook performance ads to optimize marketplace search and news feeds. Our goal is to match between marketplaces and be the Y Combinator ad network.

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