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GoLang Engineer

Los Angeles , California


Job Description

GoLang Engineers (junior, mid, senior)


Under the banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands, including: News, Sports, the Network, and the Television Stations. We empower a diverse range of creators to imagine and develop culturally significant content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.


JOB DESCRIPTION

We believe in the future of entertainment – across all platforms and for all audiences.

We have always given unfettered access to the moments that have collectively captivated us. The breaking story. The unmissable final. The outrageous touchdown. The shocking cliffhanger. We changed the game on sports and news production. Now we’re looking to change the game again. We are pioneering the future of news, sports and entertainment in the digital realm. It’s an audacious mission. We’re challenging ourselves to be the first to do it - to disrupt the digital entertainment category and redefine the live experience for the next generation.


And we’re doing it by starting from scratch. Think of us as a start up with the backing of a fortune 500 corporation. You will be part of a new team with full permission to reinvent, disrupt, and build in a highly collaborative and transparent environment. 


We've always been an advocate for the disruptive spirit. And now we’re looking for like-minded people to push the boundaries on what entertainment can mean. Join us to help make the best of sports, news, and entertainment more personal, more immersive, and more interactive than ever before.

Our Software Engineers build and operate systems by studying operations and seeing them to completion through the full development. You will have the opportunity to work with a smart and passionate team of developers to deliver quality solutions, develop new features, and build and operate APIs that support platforms and properties.


As a Senior Software Engineer on the API team, you will build low latency, highly scalable API services that deliver metadata content to our suite of client applications.


A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop software solutions based on operations; collaborate and confer with colleagues, studying systems flow, data usage, and work processes, investigating problem areas, following the software development lifecycle
  • Develop new features, improve and maintain existing features
  • Determine operational feasibility by evaluating analysis, problem definition, requirements, solution development, and proposed solutions
  • Document and demonstrate solutions by developing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, charts, code comments and clear code
  • Prepare and install solutions by determining and designing system specifications, standards, and programming
  • Improve operations by conducting systems analysis and implement changes in policies and procedures
  • Accomplish engineering and organization mission by completing related results as needed
  • Support and develop software engineers by providing coaching and educational opportunities
  • Participate in Tier 3 on-call rotation support for the services you and your team develop and operate


WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Experience with Golang
  • Experience as a software engineer
  • Experience using AWS or other cloud providers
  • Strong understanding of software design/architecture and tradeoffs
  • Strong understanding and experience with SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Familiarity with containers, micro-services and related architectures
  • Good understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle


Los Angeles , California

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