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Principal Web Applications Developer

Systems & Solutions Architect Job ID: 2210101 El Segundo, California Apply Now

At DIRECTV, we’re connecting the world through the latest tech, top-of-the-line communications and the best in entertainment. Innovation powers all that we do, and our groundbreaking solutions deliver compelling communication and entertainment experiences to millions of customers worldwide. As part of our team, your next big idea could be our newest innovation. Here’s your opportunity to combine your passions for entertainment, media and technology to transform our company and your career.

As part of a team dedicated to DIRECTV’s streaming applications, you'll have a direct impact on the consumer entertainment streaming experience. We provide solutions for content protection (DRM), advertisements, and real-time analytics of the video playback experience. Our apps interact with many different external systems to provide a consistent playback experience across multiple devices and applications.

This position is targeted for a senior JavaScript web application developer. There is opportunity to work on multiple platforms. You'll be working with the best and brightest minds at DIRECTV, building the next video platform that will power the DIRECTV STREAM player for years to come. Combine your development skills with the latest technologies and come work as a software engineer on the Client Application team here at DIRECTV.

Required Skills & Requirements:

  • B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or related Field
  • 4+ years Web Application Development
  • 8+ years Development Experience
  • Knowledge Of Object Oriented Programming
  • Experience with Design Patterns

Preferred Skills:

  • Good understanding of web markup, including HTML5 and CSS3
  • Good understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around such issues
  • Familiarity with ES6 and TypeScript is a plus
  • Familiar with JavaScript build tools such as grunt, gulp, webpack, etc
  • Experience with writing JavaScript unit tests
  • Experience with Git and Bitbucket version control systems
  • Experience with Reporting SDKs (Omniture, Nielsen, comScore, New Relic, Conviva) is a plus
  • Experience with graphic design is a plus
  • Good communicator and able to clearly articulate complex issues and technologies
  • Willing to take ownership of problems and see them through to resolution
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced agile environment
  • Familiarity with video platforms and SDKs

This position is subject to the DIRECTV COVID-19 Vaccination Policy. Click here for additional information.

This position can earn between $127,100 - $254,300, not to mention all of the other amazing rewards that working at DIRECTV offers. From health insurance to tuition reimbursement and paid time off, to discounts on products and services, just to name a few. There is a lot to be excited about around here!

This is a remote position that can be located anywhere in the United States. #LI-Remote

Ready to join our team? Apply today!


Job Posting: Feb 18, 2022, 7:58:43 PM
Schedule: Full-time
Job Level: Senior Associate/Second Level Manager
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