The Business Technology Services (BTS) team within the Media Technology & Information Services (MTIS) group at HBO is responsible for the build and support of vital technology solutions supporting the planning, scheduling, acquisition, processing, and distribution of HBO content. The team is a fundamental part of HBO’s innovation and successful Technology team in New York City, Santa Monica and Seattle. The team partners with various business units to enable the services required to deliver HBO’s premium content to domestic and global platforms as well as third party partners by bringing together platform, software, data and business intelligence services. We are looking for a self-motivated, technically curious engineer to be a part of our development team dedicated to our Planning and Scheduling business areas. This team builds custom applications as well as architecturally sound integrations with third party tools, formulating a suite of applications that handle planning and scheduling of our promotional material and programs across all HBO delivery platforms.
This position will be based in New York City.
WHO YOU ARE
You deliver results quickly with iteration, instead of waiting for perfection, and you actively solicit feedback
You seek to constantly improve your knowledge of existing technologies and explore new ones
You create code that is simple to understand and maintain, and you take pride in its quality
You love embracing functional and reactive programming
You seek to share knowledge with others openly, broadly, and deliberately
You can balance between existing code bases in production and new developments that build on top of it
You care about Agile/DevOpsSec software processes, data-informed design, and responsible experimentation.
You thrive working alongside other technically curious and driven engineers to help our organization grow and deliver business-centric solutions
WHAT YOU'LL DO
You will be working alongside other developers and engineering teams to build the next
generation of custom applications
You will be developing technically sophisticated and durable integrations between HBO systems and third party solutions
You’ll partner with architects and technical leads to design and build robust services using a micro-service based approach
You will be joining one of our highly skilled, cross-functional teams helping them plan, design and shape responsive cloud-based solutions; build and maintain scalable applications; bind our front and back end services together; and monitor, test and continuously optimize your designs. With your help the team will ensure that our customer’s experience is the very best it can be.
5+ years Java development experience with the latest server and UI technology stacks such as Java, SpringBoot, Angular, React, etc.
5+ years working in an Agile/DevOpsSec model
Experience writing cloud deployed applications using Amazon Web Services or equivalent
Strong working knowledge of SQL and NoSQL databases such as Oracle and Mongo
Test automation experience -- unit testing, TDD, testing pyramid
Strong working knowledge and/or experience with enterprise integration patterns and technologies such as REST, JMS, etc
Working knowledge of development tools such as GIT/Subversion, Jenkins, Bamboo etc
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, or equivalent technical experience.
Strong communication skills and an ability to interact with all levels of technical and non-technical personnel.
Drive to master emerging technologies across disciplines and share experience with team members.
Proven problem solving and critical thinking skills.
Solid foundation in troubleshooting technical integration issues across various platforms
Ability to create and foster a positive and energetic influence in the department.
Previous technical experience in the media/entertainment industry is preferred