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Software Engineer - Back End

Discovery Communications
Knoxville, TN 37902
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Discovery Communications


Software Engineer - Back End

US-TN-Knoxville

Job ID: 24039
Type: Company Employee Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: IT & Technical Operations
Discovery

Overview

Discovery, Inc is the leader in global real-life entertainment with powerful brands such as Discovery Channel, Genius Kitchen, TLC, Food Network, HGTV, and Travel Channel. Our Digital Studios team develops experiences on web, mobile, and voice that reach millions of users each day - inspiring them with ideas and tools to create their own unique world.


We’re looking for a Software Engineer enjoys building systems that integrate disparate data sources, support dynamic websites, and critical mobile applications. This role includes working with AEM Content Management System, AWS Cloud Services, Java, OSGi, Apache Camel, and VUE.js. The engineer for this role will collaborate with engineers of various specialties, project managers, product manager, and content creators both within and across our product development teams.



Responsibilities

1. Will work with Amazon Web Services to build and manage Infrastructure and integration systems.
2. Communicates accurate status on work, progress, delays, or issues
3. Work with product managers, project managers, designers and other engineers on product roadmaps
4. Weigh several and often conflicting constraints and make rapid decisions in a fast-paced environment with constant change
5. Asks questions to help align work assignments with team objectives
6. Participate in the on-call production support rotation (rare after-hours support)
7. Assist with production deployments when needed



Qualifications

* Experience with at least two object oriented languages (Java, Python, Ruby, Swift, etc)
* Professional experience working with Cloud Infrastructure (AWS, Azure, etc)
* Experience automating infrastructure using AWS CloudFormation, Terraform, or similar
* Experience with writing understandable, testable code with an eye towards maintainability and scalability.
* Understanding of distributed version control systems such as GIT.
* Proficiency communicating with non-technical stakeholders
* Willingness to be objective and learn to use data to make informed decisions
* A continuous learning mindset
* Open minded about change
* Problem-solving attitude

* Must have the legal right to work in the United States

Preferred Qualifications

* 2+ years experience with AWS
* 2+ years working with Java or Python
* Experience working with on enterprise scale consumer-facing websites and applications
* Experience writing testable code with corresponding tests, leveraging behavior-driven frameworks such as JUnit, Selenium, Jasmine or Jest

Knoxville, Tennessee, KX, TN

Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

EEO is the Law

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.

PI112984311

<b>Discovery Communications</b><br/><br/><br/><b>Software Engineer - Back End</b><br/><br/>US-TN-Knoxville<br/><br/><b>Job ID:</b> 24039<br/><b>Type:</b> Company Employee Full-Time<br/><b># of Openings:</b> 1<br/><b>Category:</b> IT & Technical Operations<br/>Discovery<br/><br/><b>Overview</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">Discovery, Inc is the leader in global real-life entertainment with powerful brands such as Discovery Channel, Genius Kitchen, TLC, Food Network, HGTV, and Travel Channel. Our Digital Studios team develops experiences on web, mobile, and voice that reach millions of users each day - inspiring them with ideas and tools to create their own unique world.</p><p style="margin: 0px;"><br />Were looking for a Software Engineer enjoys building systems that integrate disparate data sources, support dynamic websites, and critical mobile applications. This role includes working with AEM Content Management System, AWS Cloud Services, Java, OSGi, Apache Camel, and VUE.js. The engineer for this role will collaborate with engineers of various specialties, project managers, product manager, and content creators both within and across our product development teams.</p><br/><br/><b>Responsibilities</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">1. Will work with Amazon Web Services to build and manage Infrastructure and integration systems. <br />2. Communicates accurate status on work, progress, delays, or issues <br />3. Work with product managers, project managers, designers and other engineers on product roadmaps <br />4. Weigh several and often conflicting constraints and make rapid decisions in a fast-paced environment with constant change <br />5. Asks questions to help align work assignments with team objectives <br />6. Participate in the on-call production support rotation (rare after-hours support) <br />7. Assist with production deployments when needed</p><br/><br/><b>Qualifications</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">* Experience with at least two object oriented languages (Java, Python, Ruby, Swift, etc) <br />* Professional experience working with Cloud Infrastructure (AWS, Azure, etc) <br />* Experience automating infrastructure using AWS CloudFormation, Terraform, or similar <br />* Experience with writing understandable, testable code with an eye towards maintainability and scalability. <br />* Understanding of distributed version control systems such as GIT. <br />* Proficiency communicating with non-technical stakeholders <br />* Willingness to be objective and learn to use data to make informed decisions <br />* A continuous learning mindset <br />* Open minded about change <br />* Problem-solving attitude</p><p style="margin: 0px;">* Must have the legal right to work in the United States</p><p style="margin: 0px;"> </p><p style="margin: 0px;"><strong>Preferred Qualifications</strong></p><p style="margin: 0px;">* 2+ years experience with AWS <br />* 2+ years working with Java or Python <br />* Experience working with on enterprise scale consumer-facing websites and applications <br />* Experience writing testable code with corresponding tests, leveraging behavior-driven frameworks such as JUnit, Selenium, Jasmine or Jest </p><p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="color: #ffffff;">Knoxville, Tennessee, KX, TN</span></p>Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information. <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=581131&hashed=1619517695">EEO is the Law</a> <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=588767&hashed=2014725565">Pay Transparency Policy Statement</a><br><br> If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com. <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/V7oXlYszD8X2u658u4GAP"> <p>PI112984311</p>

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