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Software Developer II

Location : Philadelphia, PA
Job Type : Direct
Hours : Full Time
Required Education : BA
Travel : No
Relocation : No

Job Description :








 

MID-LEVEL SOFTWARE ENGINEER

We’re looking for a Mid-Level Software Engineer who is passionate about front-end/back-end JavaScript development to join our team in Philadelphia to will help us build the latest and greatest sports experiences in the sports industry. Initially you’ll be working on our recently launched Sports Voice product which currently serves hundreds of thousands of voice queries around sports players and teams through the “Voice Remote” every day. The successful candidate will be responsible for writing new features and enhancements for our products and also working with the QA team to maintain product quality and enhance test coverage. This position will involve working closely with multiple product teams of software engineers and testers within an Agile development environment.
Responsibilities:
• Develop new features and fix bugs in our HTML5/JavaScript based products
• Apply industry best-practice software standards and technology to complex business problems
• Diagnose and address performance bottlenecks
• Enhance build tools and scripts, continuous integration infrastructure, packaging and deployment tools.
• Be a key member of a top-notch engineering team that delivers high-performance, reliable software, services, and APIs on consumer-facing products.



 


 



Required Qualifications :
Responsibilities:
• Develop new features and fix bugs in our HTML5/JavaScript based products
• Apply industry best-practice software standards and technology to complex business problems
• Diagnose and address performance bottlenecks
• Enhance build tools and scripts, continuous integration infrastructure, packaging and deployment tools. 
• Be a key member of a top-notch engineering team that delivers high-performance, reliable software, services, and APIs on consumer-facing products.

Qualifications:
• Strong experience in both front-end and back-end JavaScript (Node.js) development
• Strong experience developing with HTML5/CSS and related web technologies
• Passion for working with the latest open source technologies
• Independent, organized, and able to work on multiple fast-paced and dynamic projects at the same time
• Experience with Linux operating systems and using command line tools and scripting
• Ability to communicate technical concepts clearly and effectively
• Sharp eye for catching bugs both functionally and visually (including alignment, padding, etc)
• Good analytical and observational skills
• Good technical skills balance with a strong quality ethic
• An inquisitive mind and ability to think creatively
• Ability to grasp technical problems and their implications quickly and take appropriate action
• Ability to quickly learn and become proficient with complex applications
• Extreme passion for enhancing the customer experience
• 5+ years programming experience in various languages
• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

Nice To Have:
• Sports fandom and statistical knowledge/interest
• Spanish language fluency and/or experience with product internationalization

Experience in some of the exciting technologies our team works with every day is a major plus:
The latest evolutions of JavaScript, Node.js, HTML5/CSS, ReactJS, Docker/Kubernetes, Webpack, OpenStack, AWS, Elasticsearch, Redis, MongoDB, Github Enterprise, Splun
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