Software Engineer @ CBS Interactive - Burbank, CA

Software Engineer


CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB SCHEDULE:
JOB LOCATION: Burbank, CA
ABOUT US:
CBS Interactive, a division of ViacomCBS, is the world’s largest publisher of premium digital content and a perennial top 10 Internet company. CBS Interactive’s brands span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming.
Properties include the websites, apps and streaming services of the CBS Television Network such as the CBS All Access subscription service, CBS News Digital platforms including the 24/7 digital news network CBSN, and CBS Sports Digital brands including the 24-hour streaming sports news network CBS Sports HQ, as well as digital-first properties in key content verticals, including CNET, ZDNet, TVGuide.com, GameSpot, Last.fm, Metacritic and Chowhound.
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DESCRIPTION:
Division Overview:
The team at CBS.com is responsible for servicing CBS’s premiere online content around the world! We’re home to best-in-class original shows (Star Trek: Picard, Twilight Zone, Star Trek: Discovery, The Good Fight) via our streaming service: CBS All Access / Paramount+. We also help millions of viewers consume and enjoy television hits such as Late Night with Stephen Colbert and Survivor, etc.
Role Details:
We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer who can work in a fast-paced environment that has a strong grasp of groundbreaking languages and technologies. Join us and become an integral part of the team that will transition CBS.com and CBS All Access / Paramount+ to its new era! We’re a team that values software that exemplifies simplicity of design, maintainability, extensibility, and foundational robustness.
Your Day-to-Day:
Key Projects:
  • Participate in migration of framework for CBS.com and CBS All Access / Paramount

  • Convert features into services

  • Lead and optimize application dependencies

  • Design and develop features tests for the applications

  • Design and build A/B test features

QUALIFICATIONS:
What you bring to the team:
You have -
  • 5+ years with web application development

  • BS degree in Computer Science, similar technical field of study or equivalent practical experience

  • Deep understanding of Object Oriented Programming and Design, data structures, and algorithms

  • Deep understanding of web application development and standard methodologies

  • Experience developing responsive websites

  • Solid PHP, JavaScript, CSS, Sass/LESS, HTML ability

  • Solid knowledge of HTML DOM and Event APIs

  • Solid knowledge of Gulp and/or Webpack

  • Effective communication skills

You might also have:
  • Experience with frameworks like Symfony or Laravel or Zend

  • Working knowledge of Docker and CI tools

FUNCTION: Software Engineering
EEO Statement:
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