Principal/Senior Software Engineer - C++, Python - Back-End DVR

Dish Network Corporation American Fork , UT 84003

Posted 7 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, 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.

Opportunity is here. We are Sling.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Join our world-class team and help build an industry-leading cloud DVR. The successful candidate will be highly experienced 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 a proprietary distributed filesystem as well as executing functional applications for 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:

  • Understanding of file systems, journaling, data replication, and distributed file systems.

  • 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 5 years of professional experience OR a BS in the same fields plus 8 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

Then join us!

#LI-SLING2


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Principal/Senior Software Engineer - C++, Python - Back-End DVR

Dish Network Corporation