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Professional Software Engineer

Engineering Job ID: 2156180 El Segundo, California Apply Now

You’re looking to do something ground-breaking, and we have an opportunity that will transform your career. At DIRECTV, we’ve launched a new company – and now we’re offering the chance to join our visionary team and help us grow from the ground up. As part of our Technology team, you’ll play a key role in driving innovation forward and connecting the world through cutting-edge tech and revolutionary entertainment experiences. Ready to make your mark? Let’s take entertainment to the next level.

Here's what you’ll do:

  • Participate in design discussion, develop and deliver resilient and scalable microservice architectures for channel and guide metadata processing

  • Mentor your fellow team members, upholding quality standards through peer code review and automated testing

  • Collaborate with architects, product owners and other engineering teams to design and architect robust end-to-end solutions

  • Own your services end-to-end, from ideation to production deployment and performance monitoring

  • Keep up to date with industry technology and be passionate about high-quality software engineering

  • Host demo presentations of POCs and development progress to peers and management

Here’s what you’ll need:

  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related technical discipline

  • 5+ years of software development experience with client-server architectures and distributed systems

  • Experience with Java and/or Go

  • Experience with scripting languages (Python, Shell, Perl, etc.)

  • Excellent knowledge of microservices, AWS Lambda, NoSQL database (DynamoDB), RESTful Web Services, and event-based messaging (Kafka, Kinesis, etc.)

  • A solid understanding of cloud computing services and management and alerting/monitoring tools like Prometheus, Grafana and Kibana

  • Experience working with Elasticsearch is a plus

Do you have what it takes?

  • You’re able to work remotely and can operate autonomously in a rapidly changing, deadline driven environment

  • You have excellent troubleshooting skills, a strong foundation in technology and an unrelenting sense of pride in your work

  • You have a passion for learning and an end to end ownership mindset

  • You are proactive, have problem-solving abilities and a deep desire to improve, innovate, challenge and drive change

  • You have exceptional interpersonal skills and collaboration skills

  • You are excellent at multitasking with consistent attention to detail

  • You can lead both technical and process cross-functional initiatives proactively, scope out and design new initiatives

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

This position can earn between $105,000 - $210,100. 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: Jun 20, 2022, 6:00:35 PM
Schedule: Full-time
Job Level: Senior Associate/Second Level Manager Remote: no
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