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Software Development Manager III

Discovery Inc
San Francisco, CA 94102
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    160200547
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Discovery Inc

Location: San Francisco, California, United States,
Req ID: 29864

Overview

As television and media habits change, our mission remains true to the principles that founded Discovery every day we seek to ignite peoples curiosity to engage, entertain and enlighten the world around them through amazing viewing experiences.

The Direct to Consumer Group is a technology company within Discovery. We are building a global streaming video platform (OTT) which covers search, recommendation, personalization, catalogue, video transcoding, global subscriptions and really much more. We build user experiences ranging from classic lean-back viewing to interactive learning applications. We build for connected TVs, web, mobile phones, tablets and consoles for a large footprint of Discovery owned networks (Discovery, Food Network, Golf TV, MotorTrend, Eurosport, Discovery Play, and many more). This is a growing, global engineering group crucial to Discoverys future.

Responsibilities

We are hiring a Software Development Manager to join the Personalization and Recommendation team. You will be responsible for growing the team and owning complex systems that provide a personalized and unique experience for millions of users worldwide on Discovery+. You will lead a team of engineers that designs, builds and maintains scalable and efficient distributed microservices with high-throughput and low latency to handle the scale of millions of users.

You will lead by example and define the best practices, will set high standards for the entire team and for the rest of the organization. You have a successful track record for ambitious projects across cross-functional teams. You are passionate and results-oriented. You strive for technical excellence and are very hands-on. Your co-workers love working with you. You have built respect in your career through concrete accomplishments.

Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience as a Tech Lead or Engineering Manager, ideally for teams building production services for millions of users.
  • 5+ years of experience designing, building, deploying, testing, maintaining, monitoring and owning scalable, resilient and distributed gRPC/REST microservices.
  • Knowledge of resiliency patterns (retry, fallback, timeout, circuit breaker, rate limiter, bulkhead).
  • Usage of platforms/tools like Envoy or Istio for integrating microservices and managing traffic flow across them.
  • Obsession for instrumentation, monitoring and alerting of services (Datadog, Prometheus or similar), and distributed tracing (OpenTelemetry).
  • Familiarity with incident response process (PagerDuty).
  • Expertise with CI/CD pipelines and tools (CircleCI, Jenkins or similar) to automate building, testing and deployment of services and to manage the infrastructure (Pulumi, Terraform or CloudFormation).
  • Strong knowledge of AWS or similar cloud platforms.
  • Experience with container deployment, scaling, and management (Docker, Kubernetes or ECS).
  • Proficiency with Go.
  • Knowledge of load testing tools (e.g., artillery, ghz, k6).
  • Understanding of relational databases (e.g., MySQL, PostgreSQL), NoSQL databases (e.g., key-value stores like Redis, DynamoDB, RocksDB), and Search Engines (e.g., Elasticsearch).
  • Masters in Computer Science or related discipline.







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Posted: 2022-01-06 Expires: 2022-02-07

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