DISH

Senior Software Engineer - GoLang

US-UT-American Fork | US-CO-Denver
Job ID
2017-39531
Category
Engineering

Summary

Sling TV L.L.C. provides an over-the-top television experience on TVs, tablets, gaming consoles, computers, smartphones and other streaming devices. Distributed across a variety of strategic device partners, including Google, Amazon, Apple TV, Microsoft, T-Mobile, Sprint, Roku, Samsung, Netflix, 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, ABC, NBC, HBO, AMC, A&E, EPIX, Cinemax, Starz, NFL Network, NFL Networks, NBA TV, NHL Networks, Pac-12 Networks, Hallmark, Viacom, Univision, and more. For spanish-speaker 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. 

 

While Sling TV does not disclose subscribers and related metrics, Parks Associates ranks Sling TV as the #6 OTT service behind Netflix, Amazon, Hulu and MLB.tv, and ahead of HBO Now, Showtime and CBS All Access. Sling TV is the #1 fastest-growing live OTT service, growing faster than any Top 10 OTT service provider.

 

Sling TV is a next-generation service that meets the entertainment needs of today’s contemporary viewers. 

 

Visit www.Sling.com and http://www.twitter.com/Sling​

 

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Primary responsibilities and skills include the following areas:

 

  • Building highly scalable, highly available web services to handle millions of transactions per day in a cloud native environment
  • Working on an agile team using CI / CD best practices to deliver the highest quality software possible quickly
  • A strong desire to learn new things and continually improve yourself and those around you with a “can do anything” mentality
  • You live to experiment, test, fail fast, and learn as you go, we are not looking for a cookie cutter solution to the complex problems we solve

Skills - Experience and Requirements

A successful Senior Software Engineer will have:

  • A 4-year college degree in Computer Science / Information Technology, Bachelor of Science preferred, master’s degree is nice to have
  • 5+ year of professional enterprise development experience
  • Experience with one or more of the following:
    • Object oriented, pattern based enterprise development experience. (Go, Java, Python)
    • Scripting ability (Bash / Shell, Python, PERL, Ruby, etc)
    • Cassandra, Postgres, Couchbase, or other NoSQL servers
    • Automated testing of applications & Continuous Integration
    • REST
    • JSON

 

Nice to have qualifications:

  • DevOps - Salt Stack, Docker, Kubernetes, Jenkins, Automated testing, building Cloud Native Applications, Git, Consul, Vault
  • Netflix OSS stack, in particular Hystrix
  • Web Sockets

 

#LI-TG1 

Options

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Connect With Us!

Not ready to apply? Connect with us for general consideration.