Senior Software Development Engineer

Sinclair Digital is looking for strong, independent senior developer to join our technology team. Thrive on technical challenges? Love completing a different project every week or every day? Have a driving need to see things done and in production every day? Be the glue that binds our group together and the graphite that keeps our wheels turning. The successful candidate will be a strong systems developer with expertise in AWS, GCP, and other cloud technology stacks. Candidate should also have a flexible view on programming languages and technologies with a focus on building and maintaining small reliable infrastructure components. The ideal candidate will have 8+ years of hands-on development and/or operations experience and a proven record of operating effectively without heavy oversight.

Core Competencies:

  • Broad language competencies. Valuable languages include:
    • PHP, JavaScript, Java, Go, bash/zsh, Python, SQL, CloudSearch
  • Microservice and Full-stack development
  • Data modeling and database technologies
  • Cloud technologies (AWS, GCP, Firebase, etc...)
  • Continuous Deployment/Integration
  • High-Availability System Architecture
  • Proven and demonstrable critical thinking skills

There are few companies that can provide the breadth and depth of audience impact and scope of work that Sinclair can. Sinclair Digital is transforming how television is produced, distributed, and consumed. We are the innovation team for the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country, with more local television stations than anyone and affiliations with all major networks. Our multidisciplinary team works together to create elegant solutions to the complex problems around delivering the most trusted, empathic, engaging, quality news, information, and entertainment to web, mobile, broadcast, and over-the-top (OTT) media distribution to audiences all over the country. Our digital portfolio combines websites, mobile apps, over-the-top (OTT) apps, a content management and publishing platform, and into a seamless user experiences. We run lean, move with agility, and take pride in our charter to transform the Sinclair Broadcast Group from a broadcast-centric company into a omni-platform enterprise while maintaining our corporate entrepreneurial spirit.

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

Job Location Seattle, Washington, United States
Position Type Full-Time/Regular

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