CBS Corporation Sr. Application Developer in Atlanta, Georgia

Sr. Application Developer

REF#: 28148


JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) is a mass media company that creates and distributes industry-leading content across a variety of platforms to audiences around the world. The Company has businesses with origins that date back to the dawn of the broadcasting age as well as new ventures that operate on the leading edge of media. CBS owns the most-watched television network in the U.S. and one of the world´s largest libraries of entertainment content, making its brand - "The Eye" -one of the most recognized in business. The Company´s operations span virtually every field of media and entertainment, including cable, publishing, radio, local TV, film, outdoor advertising, and interactive and socially responsible media. CBS´s businesses include CBS Television Network, The CW (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Warner Bros. Entertainment), Showtime Networks, CBS Sports Network, TVGN (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Lionsgate), Smithsonian Networks, Simon & Schuster, CBS Television Stations, CBS Radio, CBS Outdoor, CBS Television Studios, CBS Global Distribution Group (CBS Studios International and CBS Television Distribution), CBS Interactive, CBS Consumer Products, CBS Home Entertainment, CBS Films and CBS EcoMedia.


The Sr. .NET Developer is a critical resource working within a team of experienced analysts, developers, and business resources to develop and maintain software used for Distribution & Studio services for B2B enhancement projects as well supporting the application from technical side.


  • Build solutions with .NET 4.0/ ASP.NET webforms/ ASP.NET MVC / C#.NET / SQL Server 2008,2012 / WCF Web Services WebAPI, JavaScript, experience in AngularJS is big plus.

  • Maintain and develop new features in existing applications.

  • Participate in energetic team on a rapid, agile development schedule.

  • Work with other developers and business analysts to develop, design and write applications systems and programs.

  • Develop documentation and help in partnerships with Business Analysts.

  • Provide guidance and assistance to the applications users and support teams on all aspects of application deployment, training and support, including

  • Installation

  • Configuration

  • First and second tier support

  • First and second tier troubleshooting

  • Provide clear, consistent, regular communication with all project stakeholders at all levels, including presentations to senior management, creating agendas and meeting minutes.

  • Identify and resolve project issues, including issue tracking and escalation.

  • May assist the Application Manager (or Director) in the creation of project plans.

  • Actively participate in applications planning/strategy meetings and provide input on the most appropriate and effective use of applications.

  • Develop software code that conforms to IS&T standards for quality and conformity.

  • Develop unit test plans, manages and tests data, including mapping data, coordinating test files, and facilitating data transfer with client.


  • Bachelor’s degree and/or equivalent experience in system analysis, programming, project implementations and technical management is required.

  • Minimum 4 years of professional IT experience.

  • At least 2 years of experience in C#.Net/ASP.NET.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server (2005, 2008, 2012 preferred), with the ability to design and optimize SQL Server 2008, 2012, stored procedures.

  • Working knowledge of SSIS and SSRS a plus.

  • Solid understanding of object-oriented programming (OOP) and design patterns.

  • Good JavaScript skills.

  • Good experience designing and working with n-tier architectures (UI, Business Logic Layer, Data Access Layer) along with some experience with service-oriented architectures (SOA).

  • Knowledge of the .NET 3.5/4.0/4.5 Framework, including Visual Studio. 2008/2010/2012, C#.NET, ASP.NET, ASMX, WCF, Web Services, and Web API.

  • Knowledge of Entity Framework, Unity or any IoC, MVC 4.0, LINQ, Razor, TDD, AJAX, Silverlight, and/or jQuery.

  • Angular JS is big plus.

  • Solid troubleshooting skills and ability to adapt quickly to an existing, complex environment.

  • Must have strong interpersonal and organization skills and be able to communicate. clearly with all levels of the business including peers, technical management, customers and/or external vendors.

  • Must be able to work in a team environment or as a sole contributor.

  • Must have willingness and aptitude to embrace new ideas and master concepts rapidly.

  • Experience in B2B public facing website is a big plus.


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