CBS Corporation Lead Fullstack Software Engineer in Burbank, California

Lead Fullstack Software Engineer

REF#: 30044

CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff

JOB SCHEDULE:

JOB LOCATION: Burbank, CA, US

ABOUT US:

CBS Interactive is the premier online content network for information and online operations of CBS Corporation as well as some of the top native digital brands in the entertainment industry. Our brands dive deep into the things people care about across entertainment, technology, news, games, business and sports. With over 1 billion users visiting our properties every quarter, we are a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks online.

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  1. https://www.themuse.com/companies/cbsinteractive

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  3. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAvGapyifCtUlmNTagAl_sQ

DESCRIPTION:

Role Details:

  • This is a lead software engineer position for a new 24/7 streaming channel for CBS Interactive. The software engineering lead will be expected to help define core architecture and roadmap implementation strategies as well as be a core contributor to existing media management and streaming systems.

Your Day-to-Day:

  • Lead the software development and engineering team for CBS digital distribution group’s streaming video products.

  • Own the technical stack and architecture for the streaming video product pipeline and management applications.

  • Coordinate development and release activities with engineers, scrum masters and product owners to ensure technical work is properly scoped and estimated.

  • Provide solid feedback based on code reviews and mentor other members of the engineering team.

  • Manage and contribute code to back end platform CMS and utilities as product roadmaps mature.

  • Coordinate with Product, QA, and Network Operations groups and act as 2nd-level support for production issues.

Key projects:

  • Management applications,apis and technology stack for a new streaming content network

QUALIFICATIONS:

What you bring to the team:

You have -

  • 5+ years of proven experience leading the full lifecycle of agile software development creating robust and reliable solutions that deliver against ambitious product roadmaps across a portfolio of highly-trafficked sites and mobile applications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science or 4 years equivalent experience.

  • 3+ years experience in PHP, Java or C/C++ and common development frameworks.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, and interpersonal skills to facilitate teamwork

  • Expert understanding of media management systems and/or streaming delivery.

You might also have -

  • Experience integrating common media playback toolkits and web based media players.

  • Experience leading development teams.

  • Familiarity with Symfony or Drupal frameworks.

EEO STATEMENT:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled