CBS Corporation Software Engineer - CBS Sports.com in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Software Engineer - CBS Sports.com
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB LOCATION: Fort Lauderdale, FL
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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CBSSports.com provides premium online and mobile content to the connected sports fan, including live and on-demand video, in-depth analysis, breaking news, and scores and statistics across high school, college, and pro sports. CBSSports.com is part of CBS Interactive's portfolio of multi-platform brands, which includes premier Fantasy offerings, high school sports leader MaxPreps, 247Sports, Scout and CBS Interactive Advanced Media producing more than 130 official collegiate athletic sites.
Do you have a passion for Sports? Do you love to solve problems and develop code? Do you have strong initiative, creative thinking and ability to work in a collaborative, innovative, flexible and team-oriented environment? Do you have the ability to discover the true requirements of underlying feature requests and recommend alternative technical and business approaches? Are you experienced with Java, Spring, node.js and NoSQL databases? If you answered yes, then CBS Sports may be looking for you! CBSSports.com is looking for an experienced Software Engineer for our Data and Feeds API development team.
The ideal candidate will have experience writing high volume APIs and architecting solid technical solutions to meet challenging issues. As part of the Data and Feeds team you will work with talented developers designing and building out system enhancements and integrations supporting the latest and greatest website for sports on the internet. To be successful at this job, you need to bring a winning attitude, innovative coding skills and proven teamwork experience.
Support API development using disparate data sources
Work closely with the wider data, engineering, and product teams cross-functionally to implement data-driven solutions
Work with large volumes of data to enhance APIs
Work backward from analytical and experimental requirements to devise data solutions
Build smarter products based on architectural analysis
Supply real-time data to graphics engines in support of broadcast/streaming platforms
Implement innovative solutions to power the next generation of CBS Sports scoring products
Integrate new APIs to provide a broader range of data to CBS Sports
What you bring to the team:
You have -
1-2 years of Java development experience (Spring Framework preferred)
1-2 years of experience using MongoDB, MySQL, Memcache
1-2 years of experience using New Relic Monitoring
1-2 years of experience using RabbitMQ (AMQP)
1-2 years of experience Java and Spring Framework development experience
Experience maintaining, troubleshooting, and expanding existing API frameworks
Experience writing APIs (preferably RESTful)
Experience with Node.js a plus
Experience with Coffeescript a plus
Strong grasp of the SDLC including CI build process and products (Atlassian a plus).
You might also have -
- Experience with Cloud Technologies/Virtualization (i.e. Amazon AWS)
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