• Debugging Senior Software Engineer

    Location US-UT-American Fork
    Job ID
    Software Engineering
  • 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, HBO, AMC, A&E, EPIX, Cinemax, 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 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.

    Job Duties and Responsibilities

    Be a part of the Critical Problem Resolution Team of software engineers to diagnose, monitor and resolve issues in all areas, whether front-end or back-end of the Sling TV streaming video ecosystem. Also, writing monitoring and advanced analysis software for a live always-on streaming system.


    Primary responsibilities fall into the following categories:


    • Be comfortable digging into large unfamiliar codebases and logs and resolve issue
    • Diagnose, debug and repair critical system-wide issues across all areas of the product from client to server.
    • Develop and maintain a range of analysis tools from big-data to client software used to monitor and analyze a 24x7 Internet-wide video service.
    • Collaborate with engineering and operations teams to identify architectural improvements and features needed in applications and help set priorities.

    Skills - Experience and Requirements

    A great candidate for this position will have the following:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science preferred.
    • 6-8 years of experience in developing and debugging complex systems and developing automation tools and/or web based solutions in a production or DevOps environment.
    • Comfortable diving into unfamiliar codebases and complex log analysis of front and back-end systems.
    • Deep experience debugging on Mac or Linux systems with gdb or lldb.
    • Strong understanding of the complete software lifecycle and agile development experience (SAFe or Scrum).
    • Experience working with Mac or Linux systems (Ubuntu or CentOS).
    • Experience developing software using C++, Python, and Bash.




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