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Software Development Engineer II

Discovery Inc
Bengaluru, KA 560001
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Discovery Inc

Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, India,
Req ID: 12726


Discovery is the world's leading non-fiction media company with a reach of three billion viewers in 220 countries.

The Direct to Consumer (DTC) group is an Engineering company within the Discovery brand. DTCs engineering teams build applications for Web, Mobile, Connected TVs, and Consoles/STBs covering features like Search, Playback, ML-driven Recommendation, Subscriptions, Payments, etc. We are building a Global Video Streaming Platform to support a broad collection of Discoverys brands (Discovery, TLC, Motor Trend, Golf TV, Food Network, Eurosport, and many more) including the recently launched Discovery+. These applications are powered by a fleet of cloud-native microservices for Content Ingestion, Metadata processing, Video encoding & Ad Tech platform on AWS containers & serverless-compute.


  • Plan, lead, and execute complicated technical projects that interact with a wide variety of teams within the company.
  • Work with internal customers and stakeholders to drive the design, development, and support of our Discovery+ cloud platform.
  • Work on providing a highly automated infrastructure for deploying and scaling a distributed, multi-tenant, high-performance compute and data platform.
  • Develop software and tooling to facilitate greater automation and operability of services.
  • Make high-impact decisions driving how and what software gets built. Your decisions are often right, and you are persuasive in delivering your suggestions and ideas to your team.
  • Mentor senior engineers, overseeing their designs, code quality, and integration into a team. Your success is judged as much on your own productivity as on the positive impact you have on engineers around you.
  • Provide guidance on design, coding, and operational best practices, and have a track record of applying these best practices to software that you have worked on. You can propose and create best practices proactively where none exist.
  • Utilize your deep experience and problem-solving skills to help prevent and investigate production issues as well as participate in a shared on-call rotation.


  • Overall 5+ Years experience in software, systems, and infrastructure.
  • At least 3 years of experience managing public cloud infrastructures, such as AWS, GCP, or Azure, including design, implementation, and maintenance of large-scale computing environments.
  • Strong software development skills in languages such as Go / Java / Python. Must understand software development fundamentals and have a track record of implementing highly reliable products and solutions.
  • Strong knowledge and implementation history of Terraform, Ansible, Salt, Pulumi, CloudFormation, and/or another similar tooling.
  • Experience with container orchestration technologies such as Kubernetes, OpenShift, DC/OS (Mesos / Marathon), Titus, AWS EKS, or Google GKE is strongly desired.
  • Deep understanding of Docker, Linux, networking, distributed systems, microservice architecture, cloud design patterns, and security.
  • Proficiency with DevOps best practices and tooling, developing CICD pipelines and related tools and automation techniques.
  • Experience with cloud-native application architecture, reliability and fault tolerance best practices, performance monitoring / alerting / tracing of systems as well as incident management (ICM) processes and tooling.
  • Experience in deploying and operating horizontally scalable, highly available, and fault-tolerant cloud-based applications using conventional techniques and best practices (e.g. Blue Green, rolling, Canary, etc.).
  • Able to debug, troubleshoot, and resolve complex technical issues calmly and efficiently.
  • Experience in working across product, engineering, and analytics teams to evaluate new ideas, discuss technical concepts, create scalable designs, implement new models, and make tradeoffs to remove roadblocks.
  • BS, MS in a technical field or equivalent.


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Posted: 2021-09-03 Expires: 2021-10-05

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