Principal Software Architect- Sling TV

Dish Network Corporation American Fork , UT 84003

Posted 4 months ago

Summary

Sling TV L.L.C. provides an over-the-top (internet delivered) television experience on TVs, tablets, gaming consoles, computers, smartphones, smart TVs and other streaming devices. Distributed across a variety of strategic device partners, including Google, Amazon, Apple TV, Microsoft, Roku, Samsung, LG, Comcast, and many others, Sling TV offers two primary domestic streaming services that collectively include more than 100 channels of top content. Featured programmers include Disney/ESPN, Fox, NBC, AMC, A&E, EPIX, Starz, NFL Network, NBA TV, NHL Networks, Pac-12 Networks, Hallmark, Viacom, and more. For Spanish-speaking customers, Sling Latino offers a suite of standalone and extra Spanish-programming packages tailored to the U S. Hispanic market. And for those seeking International content, Sling International currently provides more than 300 channels in 20 languages (available across multiple devices) to U.S. households.

Sling TV is the #1 Live TV Streaming Service Sling TV is a next-generation service that meets the entertainment needs of today's contemporary viewers. Visit www.Sling.com. 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 team as we embark on the next chapter of our story.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Are you an innovative leader of solutions in a web-scale software engineering organization? Are you looking to create, deliver and operate products and solutions that connect people and things to make lives simpler, smarter or enjoyable? Are you a quick learner that is not afraid to fail? Are you looking to work with some of the best in the business using the latest and greatest technologies? If so, we are looking for a thought leader to take our Software Architecture team in American Fork, UT to the next level and advance the #1 Live OTT Streaming service in America. Come be a part of changing the face of TV!

What You Will Be Doing

  • Work with product managers to review requirements and make architecture-level decisions

  • Document and elaborate architectural designs to drive system and component implementation

  • Perform architectural and code reviews by working closely with development teams

  • Strong communication skills and ability to convey complex ideas to multiple parties in a way that promotes understanding

  • Build and manage a best-in-class architecture team that deliver excellent results through rapid iterations

  • Design and develop state-of-the-art approaches to solving complex OTT problems

Skills - Experience and Requirements

What You Need for this Position

  • Graduate degree or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent

  • 5+ years of software design/development experience in the consumer space

  • Significant experience building software using web technologies such as REST, Json, JavaScript, Php, Python, etc.

  • 2+ years of CI/CD pipeline design experience

  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically and design solutions to meet committed goals

  • Excellent Mentorship Skills for highly skilled engineers

  • Excellent Communications Skill

What's In It for You

Amazing job satisfaction, tremendous opportunity and growth potential coupled with the challenge of growing an engineering organization and platform to define the changing face of TV. In addition the successful candidate will earn an industry competitive salary, benefits and much more!


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Principal Software Architect- Sling TV

Dish Network Corporation