Staff Engineer - Software in American Fork, UT

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Dish Network   •  

American Fork, UT 84003

Industry: Telecommunications & Hardware


5 - 7 years

Posted 52 days ago

Job Duties and Responsibilities

SlingTV is the pioneer and leader of online streaming television. Our legacy is innovation and a willingness to challenge thestatus quo, including reinventing ourselves.

We are driven by curiosity, pride, adventure, and a desire to win – it's in our DNA. We're looking for people with boundless energy, intelligence, and an overwhelming need to achieve to join our exceptional and fun team as we embark on the next chapter of our story.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Join our world-class team and help build an industry-leading cloud DVR. The successful candidate will be highlyexperienced and self motivated, curious, take ownership & initiative, work well under pressure, accountable, an excellent communicator, and hungry to make a meaningful difference. Primary responsibilities will include:

  • Designing and developing proprietary APIs to allow clients to interact with SlingTV's back-end DVR.
  • Understanding and architecting backend components to scale to levels others only dream about.
  • Managing and optimizing message queue communication between various components.

Skills - Experience and Requirements

A successful candidate will have the following:

  • Mastery of python, web services, and data replication.
  • Familiarity with backend server coding for performance and scalability on Linux.
  • Exceptional skills in C++ and Golang programming and debugging.
  • MS in Computer Science or closely-related field and 2 years of professional experience OR a BS in the same fields plus 5 years of progressive post-baccalaureate experience.
  • Ideally: 3+ years of experience using Python, Django, Celery, RabbitMQ, RESTful framework, relational databases, SQL, Nginx, Salt, UNIX and Jenkins.

So, if You Have…

  • Enterprise experience in software development using multiple languages & frameworks
  • Intellectual curiosity
  • A passion to deliver

You Like…

  • To work in fast-paced, agile environments
  • To develop code all day, every day

You Want…

  • Social interaction and collaboration
  • A challenge
  • An adventure
  • A place to grow as a technologist and have an impact on the company

Valid Through: 2019-10-17