Full Time Job

Senior Software Engineer

Ticketmaster

Hollywood, CA 06-27-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Awesome Job: Senior Engineer

Great Location: West Hollywood, Ca

CULTURE

We're fans who help fans everywhere get into the live events they love. A proud division of Live Nation Entertainment, Ticketmaster has changed the way the world connects with their favourite artists, teams, and shows, and we continue to shape innovation every day. We're not just selling tickets (though we do that better than anyone else), we're enriching lives one amazing experience at a time. And we think that's pretty amazing. If you're passionate about the magic of live entertainment like we are, and you want to work at a company dedicated to helping millions of fans experience it, we want to hear from you.

We have a 'Fan First' mindset, placing customers at the heart of everything we do. Whether working behind the scenes or engaging directly with the 'Fan' you will be part of a culture that supports and enriches the fan experience. Your work, our passion… delivering world class experiences – Fan First.

THE TEAM

Imagine millions of fans discovering events and selecting the best ticket options from an interactive seat map. As a member of the Checkout team, you'll help convert intent to purchase in a secure, efficient and consistent manner.

THE JOB

Ticketmaster is searching for highly skilled, curious and motivated software engineers to reinvent the fan experience.
Our goal is to inspire fans to attend their favorite events by removing friction at every corner of the discovery and purchase process.

Behind the scenes you'll use the AWS serverless stack (lambdas and step functions) to securely orchestrate purchase steps including ticket reservation, delivery, ticket insurance, parking, and method of payment.
On the front end you'll build responsive UI/UX to abstract away the complexities and keep fan excitement levels high. Your work will directly affect products used by millions every day and will have a material impact on our business.

WHAT THIS ROLE WILL DO
• Develop and maintain web applications and APIs using a modern tech stack
• Contribute to the entire development life cycle (requirements, design, development, testing, deployment, maintenance)
• Collaborate with product owners, project managers, business stakeholders and engineers
• Employ engineering best practices to code, security, performance and scalability
• Lead teams of engineers to deliver high priority projects on a quarterly basis

TECHNICAL SKILLS/COMPETENCIES
• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science
• 7+ years of relevant software engineering experience
• Experience creating and consuming REST or GraphQL APIs
• Strong experience with 1 or more of the following: JavaScript (React), Node JS, Java, Python
• Experience with CI/CD tools such as Gitlab CI and Jenkins
• Experience building distributed scalable systems
• Experience with AWS serverless technologies (lambda, step function, dynamo DB, kinesis, S3)

BEHAVIORAL SKILLS/COMPETENCIES
• Results-driven, highly motivated, and rigorous about using data to inform decisions
• Ability to learn quickly and independently
• Motivated by seeing work have a measurable impact

TICKETMASTER VALUES

Rock Solid Reliability – Earn the trust of clients, co-workers and fans; Set clear expectations; Deliver high quality work on time and on task; Take the time to do things right

Winning Teamwork – Collaborate with others; Share information openly; Listen and take time to empathize and understand where others are coming from; Show recognition and appreciation for the contributions of others

Act with Integrity – Pride in the way we represent ourselves and the company to others; Act with good intentions; Have direct, honest conversations while creating a safe work environment for open dialogue; Represent information and data accurately and completely

Belonging – We are committed to building a culture in which all people can be their authentic selves, with an equal voice and opportunities to thrive

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

We also afford equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability. For this reason, Ticketmaster will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant consistent with its legal obligations to do so, including reasonable accommodations related to pregnancy in accordance with applicable local, state and / or federal law. As part of its commitment to make reasonable accommodations, Ticketmaster also wishes to participate in a timely, good faith, interactive process with a disabled applicant to determine effective reasonable accommodations, if any, which can be made in response to a request for accommodations. Applicants are invited to identify reasonable accommodations that can be made to assist them to perform the essential functions of the position they seek. Any applicant who requires an accommodation in order to perform the essential functions of the job should contact a Human Resources Representative to request the opportunity to participate in a timely interactive process. Ticketmaster will also provide reasonable religious accommodations on a case by case basis.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gx39qj-54-174-225-82-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Ticketmaster

Live Nation Entertainment is the global leader in live entertainment and ticketing. Our world-class portfolio reaches all aspects of the live event and ticketing industry, from ground-breaking software in Ticketmaster, mix of legendary venues and restaurants in House of Blues, production leaders in Concerts, exceptional brand partnerships in Media & Sponsorship, and unparalleled team of artist managers in Artist Nation supported by diverse professionals in all facets of Corporate operations.