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Software Development Engineer III

Discovery Inc
Bellevue, WA 98004
  • Job Code
    146114245
  • Jobs Rated
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Discovery Inc

Location: Bellevue, Washington, United States,
Req ID: 12487

Overview

As television and media habits change, our mission remains true to the principles that founded Discovery every day we seek to ignite peoples curiosity to engage, entertain and enlighten the world around them through amazing viewing experiences.

The Direct to Consumer Group is a technology company within the Discovery brand. We are building a global streaming video platform (OTT), and a suite of applications to support all of our networks brands globally. We are building modern container-based micro-services operated on AWS. Our platform covers everything from search, catalogue, video transcoding, personalization, to global subscriptions, and really much more. We build user experiences ranging from classic lean-back viewing to interactive learning applications. We build for connected TVs, web, mobile phones, tablets, and consoles for a large footprint of Discovery owned networks (Discovery, Food Network, Golf TV, MotorTrend, Eurosport, Discovery Play, and many more) This is a growing, global engineering group crucial to Discoverys future.

We are hiring senior software development engineers to join our team. The Global Identity team provides all the services to store customer credentials, customer preferences, manage their accounts, register, and sign up on all platforms.

The ideal candidate has a track record of having built multiple high-performance, stable, scalable systems that have been successfully shipped to customers in production. Your work and your approach to work are exemplary: you drive best practices and set standards for your team. You are a key influencer in your teams strategy and contribute significantly to team planning. You show good judgement making trade- offs between immediate and long-term business needs. You are a collaborative leader that makes other engineers and team members around you more productive, by sharing your knowledge, and helping to tie-break key technical decisions. You provide mentoring to other engineers.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities:
  • You are experienced and capable of playing a leading role to design and develop major functional changes to existing software systems, or new ones, involving yourself and other engineers. You make good decisions when to build new and when to extend existing.
  • You provide guidance on design, coding, and operational best practices, and have a track-record of applying these best practices to software that you have worked on. You can propose and create best practices proactively where none exist.
  • You make high impact decisions driving how and what software gets built. Your decisions are often right, and you are persuasive in delivering your suggestions and ideas to your team.
  • You mentor junior engineers, overseeing their designs, code quality, and integration into a team. Your success is judged as much on your own productivity as on the positive impact you have on engineers around you.

Qualifications

Requirements:
  • 7+ years of experience with focus on front-end development using JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3 and JSON.
  • Mastery of modern JavaScript (ES6/ES7+), ReactJS, Typescript NodeJS and NPM
  • Proficiency of state management libraries such as Redux and React Context
  • Extensive experience with, and configuring Webpack, Babel, SASS and other build tools for your teams.
  • Thorough understanding of React.js, it's core principles and a passion for building composable & portable components and component-based UIs
  • Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures algorithm design, problem solving, complexity analysis and optimizing for performance and scalability
  • Test-driven mindset - Deep experience with unit testing with Jest and Storybook
  • Knowledge in cloud technologies/infrastructure (esp. AWS)
  • Proficiency with optimizing for performance, scalability, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
  • Participate in all aspects of the development cycle; from design, to development, testing, and release.
  • Prior experience with user authentication, authorization, and account management components a plus.
  • Must have the legal right to work in the United States.






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