HBO

Software Engineer Ii, Dotcom - Hbo Max

3+ months agoAtlanta, GA

The Job

Like to develop features that reach millions of users and have a direct impact on the success of a new and exciting service? The Dotcom team is a friendly, energetic engineering group responsible for the primary customer-facing hbomax.com web site that attracts millions of visitors through SEO, paid advertising, and partner relationships. On our team, your work will be the conduit to convert visitors into customers and is highly visible. We work closely with product, SEO, marketing, content, experimentation, and design to develop features and tools that empower our teams to build, deploy, and serve world-class, high-conversion, data-driven pages. We-re looking for Engineers that have an interest in the space and a passion for creating great software.

As a DevOps Engineer on WarnerMedia-s HBO Max Dotcom team, you will design and build solutions to support the infrastructure and CI/CD processes of our publishing system. Join us as we expand our services across the globe to support an increasing number of visitors and internal users with reliable and performant hosting and deployment environments. You will work closely with the best engineers as an integral part of a custom publishing platform, which reaches millions of users every month. You will own and improve systems that bridge between teams and will underpin the roadmap of the product for years to come. By joining our team, you-ll have a rare opportunity to build noteworthy components of a major new service from the ground up, and your work will help attract millions of customers to the service. In this role you will join a growing team with many opportunities for you to expand your scope and influence. You will use your experience to make smart engineering decisions and own critical areas of a product used by millions of customers. You will get the opportunity to work in multiple areas of the product.

The Daily

  • Join a growing team with many opportunities for you to expand your skillset
  • Grow your ability to design, implement, and own critical features of a product used by millions of customers.
  • Design, improve, and protect large-scale systems that drive and power HBOMax.com
  • Evaluate multiple technical approaches and drive consensus with peers
  • Use data to solve real world problems and improve customer experience
  • Collaborate and partner with engineers of all levels
  • Work with designers, product managers, and marketers to optimize tooling and performance for HBO Max
  • Handle operational issues and troubleshoot bugs independently
  • Work in an agile environment, working with peers to review code and deploy world-class features

The Essentials
  • 3+ years of experience in infrastructure development and support, building scalable services for shipped consumer products or platforms
  • Success in designing and building highly available application/systems at scale
  • Be passionate about software engineering with a strong sense of ownership for the code that you and your team write
  • A strong understanding of Computer Science fundamentals, including algorithms, data structures, and operating systems
  • Experience with document storage engines (NoSQL DBs) such as Elasticsearch and MongoDB, as well as SQL DBs such as MySQL, MariaDB, and PostgreSQL
  • Passion for infrastructure as code, especially using Terraform
  • Deep experience with AWS, appreciation for Azure and Google Cloud
  • Solid understanding of caching engines such as Redis or Memcached
  • Be a quick learner that can leverage surrounding resources to solve problems
  • Seek self-improvement and adapt to suggestions and feedback
  • Experience with CI/CD systems such as Github Actions, Azure Pipelines, and Jenkins
  • Hold yourself and your team to high standards while maintaining respectful relationships
  • Be passionate about software engineering with a strong sense of ownership for the code that you and your team write
  • Ability to provide periodic on-call support for critical emergent customer-facing issues
  • Full working knowledge of Git version control
  • Experience with security software engineering, especially for distributed applications.
  • A passion for learning, sharing knowledge, mentoring, and working in a team setting with engineers of varying levels of experience
  • Passion for collaboration, and fun is a must!

The Nice to Haves
  • Bachelor-s degree in an engineering or science-related discipline
  • Experience with a variety of back-end persistence, queuing and networking technologies, especially SMS, SQS, and SNS
  • Experience creating automated tests as part of the development lifecycle - passion for test driven development
  • CDN experience such as Akamai or Cloudfront
  • Familiarity with Node.js
  • Ability to write complex SQL queries
  • Solid understanding of how the internet works and operates, particularly in client/server transactions with a keen knowledge of HTTP, DNS, REST, etc.
WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, HBO Now, HBO Max, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, truTV, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.

Warner Media, LLC and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.
Requisition #
181777BR

Area of Interest
Engineering

Industry
Cable/Broadcast Television Networks

Location
United States - Georgia - Atlanta

Position Type
Full Time

Business Unit
HBO Digital Products

Company Overview
WarnerMedia is a leading media and entertainment company that creates and distributes premium and popular content from a diverse array of talented storytellers and journalists to global audiences through its consumer brands including: HBO, HBO Max, Warner Bros., TNT, TBS, truTV, CNN, DC Entertainment, New Line, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Turner Classic Movies and others.

HBO is one of the most respected and innovative entertainment brands in the world, serving iconic, award-winning programming to 140 million subscribers globally. A subsidiary of WarnerMedia, HBO is the world-s most successful pay TV service with an extensive array of programming that includes some of the most notable titles to be on television, including drama series Succession®, Watchmen®, Westworld®, Big Little Lies®, Game of Thrones®, The Sopranos®, Band of Brothers® and The Wire®, as well as comedy series Barry®, Insecure® and Sex and the City®. HBO is committed to retaining and recruiting skilled and motivated employees, placing a priority on qualified team players who contribute to the diversity of their workforce. HBO offers competitive benefits to include medical, dental, vision, a matched 401(k) plan, flexible spending, a commuter benefit program and tuition reimbursement.



Exclusive WarnerMedia events and advance screenings
Paid time off every year to volunteer
Access to well-being tools, resources, and freebies
Access to in-house learning and development resources
Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands



Warner Media, LLC and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. Qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or any other category protected by law.

Job ID: HBO-867087