Sr Media Software Eng- Chicago

Posted on Nov 17, 2018 by STATS

Chicago, IL 60601
Leisure & Sport
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time


Job Description

What You'll Do:

  • Contribute to all aspects of the services under the team's ownership, which includes design, implementation, refactoring, automated testing, deployment, and uptime of the services
  • Improve internal team processes by keeping what's working, throwing away what's not
  • Collaborate on the vision of the services under the team's ownership
  • Build technology the right way; for us, this means simple, well-tested services and tools that gradually grow over time, and that provide plenty of insight into production usage and performance
  • Help other team members grow as engineers through code review, pairing, and mentoring
  • Create unit and acceptance tests, in collaboration with the Quality Assurance team


Skills & Requirements

What You'll Bring:

  • 5+ years of development and architectural experience designing and implementing web and cloud-based media applications
  • Experience with open-source media tools and their use in high-volume media architectures
  • Experience with container technology and container orchestration technologies
  • Familiarity with cloud-based media solutions from providers such as Amazon, Microsoft, and others
  • Strong software development fundamentals (data structures, algorithms, problem solving, OO Design, TDD, and system architecture)
  • Proven ability to carry a feature from start to finish; including prototypes, design specifications, constructive coding, unit testing, and bug fixing
  • Good diagnostic, analytical, design and communication skills
  • Ability to craft simple and elegant solutions to complex problems
  • Bachelor's or Post-graduate degree in Computer Science or related experience


Bonus Skills:

  • Software development experience that includes Oracle or other relational database.
  • Strong software development fundamentals (data structures, algorithms, problem solving, OO Design, TDD, and system architecture)
  • Experience in Java or C#
  • Experience building and designing highly scalable services, and RESTful API's that power real-time and non-real-time data pipelines
  • Experience with SOA architectures and distributed systems
  • Experience with Agile or XP development processes
  • Experience building event-driven or message-driven architecture using tools like RabbitMQ and Kafka
  • Experience working with Apache Storm, Apache Spark or other open-source big data technologies
  • Experience with MongoDB, Redis or other NoSQL databases
  • Experience with Atlassian suite of tools (JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket)
  • Experience with CI/CD workflows
  • Full-Stack software development experience using JavaScript and CSS
  • Experience with Python scripting
  • Experience with Node.js microservice development


Who We Are:

The values at STATS mirror those of foundationally great teams and franchises. Our objective is to win through effort, creativity, team-work and positive energy. Specifically, we look for candidates that embody the following: Be All-In, Put the Fan at the Center, Get Stuff Done, It's Your Team, Make an Impact, and Fearless Integrity. We want employees that crave responsibility, accountability and want to have fun working in a collaborative, Get Stuff Done environment.
  • Put Fan at the Center: You enjoy working with customers and have the strong communication skills to make those interactions a success.
  • It's Your Team: You embrace others' ideas (even if they conflict with your own) for the sake of the company and customer. You are a collaborator and relationship builder.
  • Get Stuff Done: You are driven and your can-do attitude inspires others to elevate their performance in a fast-moving environment.
  • Make an Impact: You thrive in a fast-paced, changing environment and you're excited by the chance to play a large role.
  • Be All-In: You must be passionate about what you do and about our customers' success.
  • Fearless Integrity: You are self-motivated and capable of holding both yourself and others accountable to deliver on multiple tasks.


STATS provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or genetics.

Reference: 561326747

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