Full Time Job

Senior Software Engineer

CBS Interactive

San Francisco, CA 06-30-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description


Brand Overview:

The team at CBS.com is responsible for servicing CBS's premiere online content around the world. We're home to exclusive original shows (Stark Trek: Picard, Twilight Zone, Star Trek: Discovery, The Good Fight) via our streaming service: CBS All Access. We also help millions of viewers consume and enjoy television hits such as Big Bang Theory, Late Night with Stephen Colbert, Survivor, etc.).

Role Details:

Are you a developer interested in new media, social activities and television? CBS Interactive is developing the next generation of multimedia and cross-platform entertainment. The team at CBS Interactive values software which exemplifies simplicity of design, maintainability and foundational robustness. The ideal candidate has a strong foundation around performance and is driven to deliver high quality products.

Your Day-to-Day:
• Embraces design precepts and will be a collaborative team player, able to communicate their ideas with colleagues and management
• Responsible for requirements gathering, architecting solutions, data modeling, and implementation
• Rapidly iterate on platform features, developing elegant solutions
• Debug problems using a variety of analytical skills, techniques, and resources
• Holds a strong grasp of cutting edge languages and technologies
• Performs in a fast-paced environment
• Additional other duties and responsibilities, as assigned

Key Projects:
• Migrate existing code to drupal 8 and beyond
• Facilitate smart solutions for delivering cms data to customer teams
• Work with cross functional teams to build and iterate new features for the platform


What you bring to the team:

You have -
• 5+ years web development experience in PHP
• Extensive experience with core form api, Views and Entities
• Independently design, code, and test technical solutions
• Agile experience
• Strong knowledge of Linux internals and shell scripting
• Experience working with source control systems; svn, git
• Knowledge of open source software
• Familiarity with administration of MySQL, PostgreSQL, or other relational databases
• Familiarity with container orchestration tools such as Kubernetes or Docker Swarm
• Familiarity with cloud tools and products such as GCP, AWS, or Azure
• Knowledge of modern CMS systems and trends
• Clearly articulates throughs and ideas verbally and/or in writing

You might also have -
• Experience integrating ad serving products and analytics/reporting tools into desktop and mobile experiences
• Experience with online video management and delivery
• Experience with Lucene/SOLR
• Experience with Redis
• Experience with drush and drupal console
• UI Frameworks with React, Vue, Node and/or Angular
• Knowledge of multiple online publishing environments
• Working knowledge of advertising concepts (traditional and/or online) and SEO
• Bachelor's degree in computer science, technology, business, or related fields preferred

Company Profile
CBS Interactive
CBS Interactive is the premier online content network for information and online operations of ViacomCBS as well as some of the top native digital brands in the entertainment industry.