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Specialist-Software Engineer

Technology Job ID: 2159276 El Segundo, California Apply Now

DIRECTV is the world's leading provider of digital television entertainment services. We provide digital television service to 20.11 million customers in the United States & 16.32 million customers in Latin America. As part of our team, your next big idea could be our newest innovation. Here’s your opportunity to combine your passion for entertainment and technology to transform our company and your career.

This position will work in an agile organization, developing, releasing, and supporting DIRECTV data real-time and big data services supporting current and future DIRECTV platforms. Our software development teams span the full-stack spectrum, including front-end, back-end and mobile app development. This position includes many teams supporting data processing that makes the whole system work. The candidate will be working on a high-visibility, fast paced, work hard/play hard data team and work with other cross-functional business teams to implement high quality data processing solutions and deliver value to DIRECTV subscribers.

The successful candidate will be able to:
• Implement software to meet security, performance, scalability, reliability, and maintainability requirements.
• Participate in design discussions about new features and approaches to implementing new services and collaborate cross-functionality to analyze, develop, and implement end-to-end solutions.
• Analyze and improve the life-cycle software development process (testing, building, deploying, monitoring).

• Plan short-term efforts and assist with the planning of medium- and long-term efforts and multi-team projects.
• Utilize Agile and/or Scrum Methodology
• Be familiar with software languages like Java, Python, Go, NodeJS, Spring Boot, Apache Spark, JavaScript

• Be familiar with AWS services such as S3, EC2, Lamba, Step, SQS, Kinesis, Elasticsearch, EMR and container technologies like Docker/Kubernetes

• Build application using Jenkins/Spinnaker and AWS CDK; monitoring and alerting tools like Prometheus/Grafana


•Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, or related technical discipline
•Experience with programming languages ex. Java, NodeJS, Go, React, Python, Go, Spark
•Strong problem-solving and analytical skills, including a qualitative and quantitative skill set.
•Demonstrated ability to analyze complex issues and design appropriate solutions.
•Ability to manage heavy workload, accommodate change and adapt accordingly. Experience delivering results in a fast moving, challenging environment.
•Excellent communication skills, including ability to tailor communication to audience to achieve desired results.

Preferred Qualification:
• Experience in data related frameworks such as AWS Kinesis, Apache Flink, AWS EMR/Hadoop

• Highly Perficient in Java and Python development

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

Job Posting: Nov 19, 2021, 4:43:28 PM
Schedule: Full-time
Job Level: Associate/First Level Manager
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