Job Title: Java and XML Software Developer

Location: 177 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts

Job Description:

As a Sr. Software Engineer you will work as part of a growing 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.

The individual we are looking for is a quick thinker, enthusiastic, and passionate about the web and SaaS. If you’re excited about small teams, fast-paced environments, new technologies, the open-source software stack, and you love Java and XML, we’d like to hear from you!

All of our offerings are delivered as software as a service via the web. Our technology stack includes Java, XML,  the Google AdWords API, Adobe Flex, Python, PostgreSQL, SQLite, and Linux.


  • BS/MS in Computer Science (or related field and considerable coding experience)
  • Top-notch computing skills in Java and XML
  • 3 years of experience writing code professionally (preferably SaaS)
  • Aptitude and desire to learn new technologies.
  • Experience with any specific technologies (e.g., Python or Adobe Flex) is not a requirement; we're looking for people with a history of leveraging any technology to create masterpieces.
  • Experience working on web analytics applications, search engines, content management systems or other Web publishing systems is a plus.
  • Culture fit is important. We are a two-year-old, venture-backed, 35-person company 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.

Related Skills

Python, Adobe Flex, Structured Query Language (SQL), Object-Oriented Programming, SQLite, Open-Source software development, Git, Object-Relational Mapping (ORM), Postgres SQL, AJAX, HTML, Search Engine Optimization (SEO) or Search Engine Marketing (SEM)


Full-time salaried position, with competitive salary.

Position includes equity participation and comprehensive benefits (healthcare, vision and dental).

Flexible hours and an opportunity to work with engineers from across the globe (including Canada, Europe, Japan, and Australia). No travel required.

How to Apply

Send an email to techjobs at wordstream dot com

About WordStream

WordStream is a digital marketing firm offering PPC Services and Adwords Consulting to clients pursuing SEO growth. We offer advertisers advertisers improve the performance, relevance, and productivity of their search engine marketing initiatives. Our unique PPC Consulting offering allows marketers to save time time, increase the ROI of their search marketing and create better results. WordStream is a venture-backed PPC Consultant company funded by Sigma Partners and Egan Managed Capital.