Lead Full Stack Engineer in Fort Lauderdale, FL

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

CBS Corporation   •  

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Industry: Media


5 - 7 years

Posted 36 days ago


Role Details: Do you have a passion for Sports? Do you love to code? If you answered yes, then CBSSports.com may be looking for you! CBSSports.com is looking for an experienced, full stack Lead Full Stack Engineer for our CBSSports.com engineering team. To be successful at this job, you need to bring a winning attitude, technical architecture skills, and excellent leadership skills.


  • Design, architect, and develop new business-led features with an emphasis on performance and user experience

  • Write PHP code to extend and enhance the CBSSports.com site

  • Write JavaScript code to extend and enhance the CBSSports.com site's live scoring applications

  • Build Node.js applications to extend and enhance CBSSports.com site

  • Build interactive UX using html and css based on designs provided by design team

  • Deploy periodic site updates to QA, stage, and production environments

  • Provide engineering support to stakeholders, ensuring a high level of application availability and stability

Key Projects:

  • Architect and build applications from the ground up for CBSSports.com Live Scoring Experiences

  • Build a set of tools and APIs to support various CBSSports.com production needs

  • Adapt and optimize current systems for deployment on cloud-based infrastructure

  • PHP and Symfony framework upgrades

  • Refactor various parts of the site to be more efficient and build sharable components


What you bring to the team:

You have -

  • Bachelor's in Computer Science or equivalent

  • Minimum 5 years of PHP development experience and familiarity with Symfony framework, composer package management and Twig templating engine.

  • Minimum of 5 years of core JavaScript experience, 3 years of React.js experience

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience building UI/UX from the ground up based on designs provided

  • Ability to architect applications from the ground up.

  • Familiarity with HTML5 WebSockets

  • Proven experience using and writing content-driven REST APIs

  • A strong ability to develop enterprise-level applications with expertise in UI/UX implementation

  • You possess strong initiative and the ability for creative thinking with product development staff plus the ability to work in a collaborative, innovative, flexible and team-oriented environment

  • You have excellent understanding of Object Oriented Programming and Design

  • Worked with agile processes

  • Familiarity with using version control systems. (Git)

  • You love sports, fantasy sports and/or sports gaming

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Valid Through: 2019-10-10