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Parrot Analytics

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Content Demand Measurement

Parrot Analytics works with the world’s largest studios, networks and OTT platforms to apply our 360 degree view of content to optimize monetization decisions.

 

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Founded
2012
Employees
51-100
Industry
Data Analytics
Funding stage
Series A

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Matchstiq's take on Parrot Analytics

Parrot Analytics is on a global mission to connect content creators with consumers by enabling data-driven decision making along the premium content value chain.

The market opportunity ahead for Parrot Analytics

Parrot Analytics is the leading global content demand analytics company for the multi-platform TV business. With the world's largest audience demand datasets, the company currently tracks more than 1.5B daily expressions of demand in over 100 languages from 200+ countries.

With Parrot Analytics' DEMAND360 platform, everyone from individuals to global media powerhouses can access tools to help better understand the global demand for content across all platforms, as well as drive better production, distribution, acquisition and marketing decisions, and increased subscriber growth and retention.

The company has offices in Los Angeles, New York, London, Mexico City, São Paulo and Auckland.

Why Parrot is a great place to work

Parrot is an awesome place to be! We empower some pretty cool clients in the media & entertainment industry (from Lionsgate, Masterclass, NBCU to YouTube and Facebook) to understand global audience demand for TV, Movie and Talent.

We have the world's largest audience behaviour data sets and the industry's leading AI platform, and process over 3+ Billion events (that's 5-10TB data) on any given day!

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Opportunities

 

Senior Full-Stack Engineer (React & Java)

About the Role

We are looking for a senior full-stack Software Engineer with professional experience and a good understanding of the React & Angular eco-systems, Java and Spring Boot framework.

What You’ll Do:

  • Design, develop, deploy and operate Java services and front-end web applications used by the internal teams.
  • Work with our front-end engineers to architect the migration of our internal web applications from Angular to React.
  • Be a leader within our Catalog development team and ensure accuracy, availability and security of our internal applications, whilst being highly passionate about monitoring metrics and solving technical problems.
  • Collaborate with other engineers, data scientists, industry insights analysis and product owners to understand requirements and solve challenging problems for managing our content supply systems.

We keep our culture at the core of what we do and why we do it. We trust highly and are looking forward to welcoming your contribution to the team.

Requirements

  • You have at least 5+ years of experience with building distributed services in Java and Spring Boot.
  • You have at least 3+ years of production grade frontend engineering experience using React
  • You have at least 1+ years of experience developing with Angular framework.
  • You have experience working with JPA and SQL databases, ORM frameworks and at least one of either DynamoDB (or other NoSQL databases) or Elasticsearch.
  • You have a deep understanding of system design, REST APIs, data structures and algorithms.
  • You care about quality and you know what it means to ship high quality code.
  • You have empathy for customers, teammates, and other stakeholders
  • You are an excellent team player with effective communication skills who is able to listen intently and understand the needs of the business, can convert these into clear and easily understood specifications and are able to present this across teams

Advantageous to have:

  • Previous experience with migrating Angular web applications to React will be highly advantageous.
  • Quality focused with unit and E2E testing experience using tools such as Jest, Cypress, and Nightwatch (for front-end) and JUnit, Mockito and Spring Integration tests (for back-end)
  • Deep understanding of consuming REST APIs with asynchronous request handling, partial page updates.
  • Experienced working with AWS technologies such as CloudFront, Elastic Container Service (ECS), S3, EC2, CloudWatch.
  • Experience with Kubernetes, Docker and Helm.

Benefits

What you will be experiencing in this role at Parrot Analytics:

  • A high-performing team of elite professionals who are excited about introducing a new paradigm to one of society’s most impactful industries
  • A diverse group of colleagues from every corner in the world joined by a common vision to better connect content creators with consumers to be best in the world
  • An unrelenting emphasis on a value-driven team, with an ever-increasing team average (ask us for our ‘Parrot Play’ guide!) seeking to be the best in the world at what they do each day
  • Working with world-renowned TV studios and brands and some of the smartest data people in the industry to solve some of the biggest data and measurement problems in the TV industry every day
  • The encouragement, support, and resources you need to succeed, learn and grow in the role and in your career
  • A lot of love for big data, TV, movies and stories that move us!

Our Guiding Values:

  • We love our partners! We care intensely and passionately about achieving our vision and helping our customers be successful every day – they have put their trust in us, so we work hard to #MakeItHappen for them
  • We exist because we believe in the magic of TV content and its impact on people’s lives!
  • We want to make an impact in today’s golden age of TV, by enabling our partners to make data-driven decisions across the industry – so that fans are better connected with the content they love!
  • We have defined culture as the way we live and breathe every single day as an elite team to become the best in the world at what we do
  • We understand the importance of disseminating knowledge, information, constructive feedback and ideas – so we work hard to over share
  • We take the initiative, always champion our culture and hold everyone accountable to it, so we work hard to #LeadTheParrotWay
  • We understand the value of flexibility, freedom, and autonomy and embracing new ideas to help us achieve our results (mastery), so we work hard to make sure the best ideas win
  • Checking our ego at the door, we enter a ‘no politics zone’ each day and strive to learn & grow faster together, so we work hard to add value and increase the team average every day
 

Senior Software Engineer - Data Platform

About the role:

We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer who is experienced with core Java technologies and consuming APIs (REST/GraphQL) to join our Data Platform R&D Team. Applications developed and maintained by the team is responsible for capturing foundational signals to help compute Demand and all other analytics products built on top of it - by making ~500M API calls, capturing 3B+ events on a daily basis!

 

What You’ll Do:

  • Design, develop, deploy and maintaining data collection applications and pipelines.
  • Build and Maintain critical platform and infrastructure built on AWS cloud to enable our team to develop the next generation of product modules and features that define cutting edge innovation.
  • Help us migrate some of our existing applications over to Kubernetes (EKS).
  • Be a leader within our Data Platform team and ensure accuracy, availability and security of our services, whilst being highly passionate about monitoring metrics and adapting new technologies relevant to platform and business.
  • Collaborate with other engineers, data scientists, industry insights analysis and product owners to understand requirements and solve challenging problems.

We keep our culture at the core of what we do and why we do it. We trust highly and are looking forward to welcoming your contribution to the team.

Requirements

 

  • You have at least 5+ years of professional experience with Java and Spring Boot, especially consuming REST/GraphQL APIs and building high throughput applications (both in terms of calls and data flowing)
  • You have a deep understanding of distributed applications, system design, designing and implementing multi-threaded applications at scale.
  • You have experience working with JPA and SQL databases and ORM frameworks.
  • You are experienced in operating, monitoring and supporting secure, high-performance, high-availability, large-scale, distributed systems.
  • A hands on problem-solver who loves working as part of a team, strives for continuous improvement and is “fascinated by data” (curious for the extracting insights out of it).
  • You have empathy for customers, teammates, and other stakeholders
  • You are an excellent team player with effective communication skills who is able to listen intently and understand the needs of the business, can convert these into clear and easily understood specifications and are able to present this across teams

It'll be advantageous to have:

  • Scala/Python experience
  • Experience with key big data technologies like Apache Hadoop, Spark
  • Experience working with one or more of AWS Kenesis, Dynamo DB, ElasticSearch and/or Redis.
  • Experience working with AWS technologies such as CloudFront, Elastic Container Service (ECS), Elastic Map Reduce (EMR), Athena, S3, EC2, CloudWatch.
  • Production experience with CI/CD, Docker, Kubernetes and Helm.

Benefits

What you will be experiencing in this role with us:

  • A high-performing team of elite professionals who are excited about creating the future and share a passion for what they’re creating and pull your own weight.
  • A diverse group of colleagues who hail form every corner in the world joined by a common vision to better connect content creators with consumers
  • An unrelenting emphasis on a value-driven team, with an ever-increasing team average (ask us for our ‘Parrot Play’ guide!)
  • Fast paced work environment that is focused on results and growing together.
  • Flexible work hours, catered lunch on Mondays, a stocked kitchen with coffee and tea
  • All the resources and support you need to succeed, learn and grow in your role
  • A lot of love for TV!

 

 

Senior Big Data Engineer | Java, Scala, Spark

About the Role:

We are looking for a Senior Big Data Software Engineer with professional experience and a good understanding of Java, Scala and Big Data technologies. You will build and maintain critical platform and infrastructure predominantly built on AWS cloud to enable our team to develop the next generation of product modules and features that define cutting edge innovation.

You will work collaboratively with a team of world class engineers, data scientists and industry insights analysts to understand what they need to get their jobs done. You will deal with collecting and processing of high volumes of data in the tune of hundreds of GBs per day. You care deeply about the accuracy, availability and security of our core data platform whilst being highly passionate about monitoring metrics and adapting new technologies relevant to platform and business. You are an ambitious leader in your own right, a self-starter and an organised teammate who thrives in a fast growing, dynamic, results driven environment. If you want to be known for playing a key role in building & maintaining the technology behind the global entertainment industry’s first ever measure of content popularity, then this role is the best fit for you.

We keep our culture at the core of what we do and use it to drive every decision we make. We trust highly and are looking forward to welcoming your contribution to the team.
Requirements
Solid foundation in computer science with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms, concurrent programming and software design.
5+ years of solid software development experience - especially in consuming REST APIs and building high throughput applications (both in terms of calls and data flowing)
3+ years of Big Data engineering experience in dealing high volumes of data , either on premise or cloud environment.
Experienced in building highly scalable architectures: designing, operating and supporting secure, high-performance, high-availability, large-scale, distributed systems
Highly confident in Java and Scala – We code primarily in Java/Scala/Python, but we believe that engineers with deep fundamentals can pick up new languages relatively quickly.
Very confident with NoSQL and SQL Databases (MySQL, PostgreSQL) : ORM frameworks and performance tuning techniques.
Experience with key big data technologies like Apache Spark, Hadoop, Redis, Elastic search, and similar technologies
Empathy for customers, teammates, and other stakeholders
Excellent team player with effective communication skills who is able to listen intently and understand the needs of the business, can convert these into clear and easily understood specifications and are able to present this across teams
A hands on problem-solver who loves working as part of a team, strives for continuous improvement and is “fascinated by data” (curious for the extracting insights out of it).
Good communication and presentation skills and also who can collaborate with other teams in achieving the common goal.

 

It'll be advantageous to have:

Professional work experience with Python
Hands on experience with data filtering and data optimisation techniques
AWS services experience in production environments around big data like Kinesis, Data Pipeline, Elastic Map Reduce(EMR), Athena, S3, EC2, Auto Scaling, CloudWatch Monitoring, Dynamo DB, Redshift
Experience working with and/or managing CI/CD pipelines, and Kubernetes/Docker.
Benefits
What you will be experiencing in this role with us:

A high-performing team of elite professionals who are excited about creating the future and share a passion for what they’re creating and pull your own weight.
A diverse group of colleagues who hail form every corner in the world joined by a common vision to better connect content creators with consumers
An unrelenting emphasis on a value-driven team, with an ever-increasing team average (ask us for our ‘Parrot Play’ guide!)
The opportunity to lead an initiative that is introducing a new paradigm to one of society’s most impactful industries
Fast paced work environment that is focused on results and growing together.
Flexible work hours, catered lunch on Mondays, a stocked kitchen with coffee and tea
All the resources and support you need to succeed, learn and grow in your role
A lot of love for TV!
Learn more about why you should apply to join our world class team here: https://parrot-analytics.workable.com
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Senior Front End Software Engineer

About the Role

We are looking for a Senior Front End Software Engineer with a deep understanding of the React eco-system and who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. You will work with the UI/UX designers and other engineers to bridge the gap between desired design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works. Your responsibilities include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to modular components that will be used in various parrot web apps. Our core product provides a lot of insights hence you should be confident customising chart libraries to deliver desired data visualisations.

Requirements

  • Empathy for customers, teammates, and other stakeholders
  • Excellent team player with effective communication skills who is able to listen intently and understand the needs of the business, can convert these into clear and easily understood specifications and are able to present this across teams
  • You must love frontend engineering and are passionate about building responsive, performant user interfaces to provide a world class user experience
  • 5+ years of high quality web application frontend engineering experience using native Javascript/Typescript/HTML/DOM, JS libs, and modern JS frameworks/tooling.
  • Production grade React experience is critical for this role as you have to hit the ground running on day 1 as part of a small frontend dev team
  • Must be proficient in Javascript charting libraries including D3.js and amCharts.
  • Good understanding of accessible web markup including HTML5, CSS3 and CSS preprocessors: LESS/SCSS. Experience with Server Side Rendering is a plus
  • Quality focused with unit and E2E testing experience using tools such as Jest, Cypress, and Nightwatch
  • Experience working with design systems and building component libraries. You have worked with tools such as Invision, Zeplin, Sketch, Figma and Storybook
  • Good understanding of consuming REST APIs with asynchronous request handling, partial page updates. Familiarity with GraphQL is a plus
  • Confident with CI/CD and monitoring tools such as Bamboo, TeamCity, Octopus Deploy, New Relic, and Sumo Logic
  • Experienced working with AWS technologies such as CloudFront, Elastic Container Service (ECS), S3, EC2, CloudWatch as well as Kubernetes/Docker is a plus

Benefits

What you will be experiencing in this role at Parrot Analytics:

  • A high-performing team of elite professionals who are excited about introducing a new paradigm to one of society’s most impactful industries
  • A diverse group of colleagues from every corner in the world joined by a common vision to better connect content creators with consumers to be best in the world
  • An unrelenting emphasis on a value-driven team, with an ever-increasing team average (ask us for our ‘Parrot Play’ guide!) seeking to be the best in the world at what they do each day
  • Working with world-renowned TV studios and brands and some of the smartest data people in the industry to solve some of the biggest data and measurement problems in the TV industry every day
  • The encouragement, support, and resources you need to succeed, learn and grow in the role and in your career
  • A lot of love for big data, TV shows and stories that move us!

Our Guiding Values:

  • We love our partners! We care intensely and passionately about achieving our vision and helping our customers be successful everyday – they have put their trust in us, so we work hard to #MakeItHappen for them
  • We exist because we believe in the magic of TV content and its impact on people’s lives!
  • We want to make an impact in today’s golden age of TV, by enabling our partners to make data- driven decisions across the industry – so that fans are better connected with the content they love!
  • We have defined culture as the way we live and breathe every single day as an elite team to become the best in the world at what we do
  • We understand the importance of disseminating knowledge, information, constructive feedback and ideas – so we work hard to over share
  • We take the initiative, always champion our culture and hold everyone accountable to it, so we work hard to #LeadTheParrotWay
  • We understand the value of flexibility, freedom and autonomy and embracing new ideas to help us achieve our results (mastery) , so we work hard to make sure the best ideas win
  • Checking our ego at the door, we enter a ‘no politics zone’ each day and strive to learn & grow faster together, so we work hard to add value and increase the team average every day
 

Senior Mobile Engineer - iOS

About the Role

We are looking for a Senior Mobile Engineer with a deep understanding of the iOS platform, who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming.

What You’ll Do:

  • Design and implement features on our iOS app with an ambitious goal to reach consumers globally.
  • Help set our technical direction for mobile app development around how we architect, deliver, and monitor our apps.
  • Be responsible for the launching and delivery of our new iOS app.
  • Work closely with other engineers to integrate with our wider technology platform, and designers to help bring to life their vision in engaging, high-quality apps.

Requirements

    • You love building mobile apps and are passionate about creating beautiful, responsive user interfaces to provide a world class user experience on phones, tablets and beyond.
    • You have at least 5+ years of high quality, production grade, native mobile application engineering experience for iOS and is proficient in using Swift.
    • You have a good understanding of the submission process and managing apps in the Apple App Store.
    • You are quality focused with unit and UI testing experience with tools such as XCTest and Appium.
    • You are experienced in writing custom animation and transitions to build modern, fluid and responsive apps.
    • You have experience collaborating with design teams, and understanding of mobile OS design guidelines such as iOS Human Interface Guidelines. You have worked with tools such as Invision, Zeplin, Sketch and Figma.
    • You have a good understanding of consuming APIs (REST or GraphQL) with asynchronous request handling.
    • You are experienced with analytics and crash reporting tools for mobile applications such as Firebase, Crashlytics etc.
    • You have empathy for customers, teammates, and other stakeholders
    • You are an excellent team player with effective communication skills who is able to listen intently and understand the needs of the business, can convert these into clear and easily understood specifications and are able to present this across teams

It will be avantageous to have:

    • Production experience with Android app development in Kotlin.
    • Previously worked with video playback/streaming.
    • Experience with CI/CD platforms such as Fastlane, Jenkins, CircleCI, Microsoft AppCenter etc.

Benefits

What you will be experiencing in this role at Parrot Analytics:

  • A high-performing team of elite professionals who are excited about introducing a new paradigm to one of society’s most impactful industries
  • A diverse group of colleagues from every corner in the world joined by a common vision to better connect content creators with consumers to be best in the world
  • An unrelenting emphasis on a value-driven team, with an ever-increasing team average (ask us for our ‘Parrot Play’ guide!) seeking to be the best in the world at what they do each day
  • Working with world-renowned TV studios and brands and some of the smartest data people in the industry to solve some of the biggest data and measurement problems in the TV industry every day
  • The encouragement, support, and resources you need to succeed, learn and grow in the role and in your career
  • A lot of love for big data, TV shows and stories that move us!

Our Guiding Values:

  • We love our partners! We care intensely and passionately about achieving our vision and helping our customers be successful everyday – they have put their trust in us, so we work hard to #MakeItHappen for them
  • We exist because we believe in the magic of TV content and its impact on people’s lives!
  • We want to make an impact in today’s golden age of TV, by enabling our partners to make data- driven decisions across the industry – so that fans are better connected with the content they love!
  • We have defined culture as the way we live and breathe every single day as an elite team to become the best in the world at what we do
  • We understand the importance of disseminating knowledge, information, constructive feedback and ideas – so we work hard to over share
  • We take the initiative, always champion our culture and hold everyone accountable to it, so we work hard to #LeadTheParrotWay
  • We understand the value of flexibility, freedom and autonomy and embracing new ideas to help us achieve our results (mastery) , so we work hard to make sure the best ideas win
  • Checking our ego at the door, we enter a ‘no politics zone’ each day and strive to learn & grow faster together, so we work hard to add value and increase the team average every day

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