Senior-Software Engineer

29 Jul 2022

At DIRECTV, we're launching a technology experience that will blow your mind! This shouldn't come as a surprise - we're known for delivering some of the best tech and entertainment around. Now, we're embarking on a new journey - fingers crossed you're along for the ride. We've launched as a brand-new company and are introducing the world to some of the best-in-class entertainment products. With your innovative spirit and our proven track record for success, we'll deliver the world's best entertainment experience to millions. Do you have what it takes?

  • You are self-motivated and have a passion for solving engineering challenges at large scale
  • You are self-directed and embrace a fully remote working culture
  • You are a team player to all and a servant leader to your team
  • You seek to improve speed, robustness and reliability of systems used across our organization to develop a product used by millions of customers.
  • You succeed in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment with a solid "win as one" mindset and an inspiring "can do" attitude
  • You communicate effectively across all levels of our organization
Here's what you'll do:
  • Lead a team of 10-15 developers as a senior developer and mentor your fellow team members, upholding quality standards through peer code review and automated testing
  • Collaborate with Architects, Product Owners, and other engineering teams to modernize DIRECTV headend systems by designing and developing robust end-to-end solutions
  • Own your services end-to-end, from ideation to production deployment and performance monitoring
  • Interface with developers and end users of our systems to understand pain points, bottlenecks, and desired features to propel improvements
  • Host demo presentations of POCs and development progress to peers and management
  • Own your services end-to-end, from ideation to production deployment and performance monitoring
  • Have fun with your teammates in an enriching and fast-paced environment

Here's what you'll need:
  • BS degree in Computer Science/Computer Engineering or related technical discipline
  • 10+ years of experience with Java, or other object-oriented language
  • 10+ years of software development experience with client-server architectures implemented in Java, C, or other object-oriented languages
  • 10+ years of software development experience in using a high-level, object-oriented programming language (Java, C#, C, Perl, PowerShell, Bash, Python, Golang)
  • 5+ years of experience working with database technologies (SQL, NoSQL, etc.)
  • Strong understanding of communication protocols and networking (DNS, Load Balancing, DHCP, HTTPS, LDAP, SMTP, SOAP, REST, etc.)
  • Hands-on experience with distributed messaging and queuing technologies (JMS, Kafka, etc.)
  • Hands-on experience with SAFe - Scaled Agile Framework, DevOps and CICD
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Solid understanding of software configuration management
  • Good knowledge of software release principles
This position is subject to the DIRECTV COVID-19 Vaccination Policy. Click here for additional information. This position can earn between $115,600 - $231,100. Not to mention all of the other amazing rewards that working at DIRECTV offers. From health insurance to tuition reimbursement and paid time off to discounts on products and services just to name a few. There is a lot to be excited about around here. This is a remote position that can be located anywhere in the United States. #LI-Remote Ready to join our team? Apply today!

Job Posting: May 25, 2022, 6:06:02 PMSchedule: Full-timeJob Level: Senior Associate/Second Level Manager

  • ID: #44466189
  • State: Illinois Orlandpark 60467 Orlandpark USA
  • City: Orlandpark
  • Salary: USD TBD TBD
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Showed: 2022-07-29
  • Deadline: 2022-09-23
  • Category: Et cetera