Senior Software Developer

Position Summary:

Senior Software Developer – member of software development team for Multimedia, Web and Mobile technologies.

Requires knowledge and development experience of existing and emerging Web and Cloud based Services with the ability to rapidly code and prototype systems in a demanding fast paced multimedia environment.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Will work with management, developers and operations staff on projects related to technology and architecture of digital media systems including identifying and implementing products and services for Web based delivery.
Must be a creative thinker and self starter, able to identify solutions and quickly prototype proof of concept. Will be expected to quickly understand and embrace new technologies.
Required both high and low level responsibilities including coding for prototype and production systems.
Requires hands-on support for production systems and upgrades, which often occur outside normal business hours.
Supervisory Responsibilities:
There are no supervisory responsibilities associated with this job.
Minimum Qualifications:

Education: MS Computer Science or equivalent experience

Years of relevant experience: 10+ Years of software development and architecture

Requirements and General Skills:

Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task, and work under shifting deadlines in a fast paced environment
Must have legal right to work in the U.S.
Technical Skills:

Must have 5+ years experience of java software development in support of big data algorithm implementation and analytics implementation / coding. Understanding of Search and Recommendation services preferred.

Must have 2+ years of demonstrated track record of rapid prototyping of system components as part of big data system architecture. Experience with Map / Reduce programming. Experience with analytics languages e.g. Scala, R, Spark preferred.

Must have 2+ years development experience in organizing large data sets for analytics processing in SOLR, MongoDB, Cassandra, NewSQL or Spark RDD data stores.

Must have 2+ years practical experience on architecture and deployment of software components into cloud based infrastructures, e.g. Amazon Web Services. Experience with cloud management services, caching, scale-out and use of cloud APIs essential.

Must have 2+ years experience with REST or Web Services API development. Demonstrated competence in full life cycle management of REST or Web Service APIs including specification and system deployment. Familiarity with API authoring and frameworks tools preferred.

Must have experience in developing and supporting live 24×7 production and mission critical applications.

Experience with Social Media API level interactions. Familiarity with contemporary social media site access and social graph navigation considered a plus.

Experience in MS SQL development and architecture including Stored Procedures and Replication Methodologies. Postgress, Oracle (PL/SQL) and MySQL development a plus.

Familiarity with Intelli-J IDE considered a plus.

Windows development considered a plus.

Previous Broadcast experience considered a plus.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer – Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

The requirements and duties described above may be modified or waived by the Company in its sole discretion without notice.