Associate Software Engineer -

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CBS Interactive is a premier online content network for information and online operations of CBS Corporation as well as some of the top native digital brands in the industry. Our websites dive deep into the things that people care about: business, entertainment, games, news, sports and technology. With more than 290 million unique visitors each month, CBS Interactive is a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks.


CBS Interactive’s Media Group is looking for an Associate Software Engineer to join the site engineering team responsible for handling the code and core components of and This team supports the web stack for both sites – from the PHP frameworks to the proxy configurations.

Responsibilities for this position include designing/building both new applications and additional features for existing applications, active involvement in improving’s site infrastructure, and working with the team to ensure quality of code.


Solid understanding and experience with PHP or Java

Solid understanding and application of JavaScript and its basic frameworks

Working knowledge of web server technologies and caching fundamentals

Solid understanding of core Object Oriented Programming principles

Comfortable working with Linux/Unix systems

Experience with consuming RESTful services

Experience with or understanding of agile development

Experience being part of a development team, including working with version control systems like Git or SVN

Familiarity with software development methodology and release processes

Willingness to work closely with Product and Quality Assurance teams

BS degree in Computer Science or Engineering

Must successfully pass a background check

Preferred Qualifications

Working knowledge of PHP Symfony

Experience with AWS Services or other Cloud Platform Technologies

In addition, CBS will be guided by applicable federal, state and local laws when considering for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories.

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