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HBO Max is the future of entertainment and storytelling. WarnerMedia’s streaming entertainment offering, HBO Max launched in May 2020 and is the culmination of some of the most innovative new technology and greatest creative talent in the industry. Anchored by the entire HBO service, arguably the greatest brand in television, HBO Max also features fan favorites from the WarnerMedia library including Warner Bros., New Line, DC, CNN, TNT, TBS, truTV, Turner Classic Movies, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Crunchyroll, Rooster Teeth, Looney Tunes, and more. HBO Max is home to key third-party library acquisitions such as Friends, South Park and Doctor Who, and more than 50 exclusive Originals in its first year, from the likes of groundbreaking creative talent such as J.J. Abrams, Ridley Scott, Jordan Peele, Steven Soderbergh, Michael Mann, Mindy Kaling, Reese Witherspoon, Anna Kendrick, Greg Berlanti, Melissa McCarthy, Robert Zemeckis and other visionaries. Find out more information at HBOMax.com.
Like to develop features that millions of customers depend upon? The Commerce group is a friendly, energetic engineering team responsible for the money side of the HBO NOW and upcoming HBO Max streaming services. We're full-stack, working from the frontend to onboard new customers and serve existing subscribers, to the backend developing sophisticated commerce systems and integrating with external payment services. We're cross-location with teams in Seattle, New York and Helsinki, and have learned to work effectively through collaboration tools and occasional travel. We're looking for Engineers that have an interest in the commerce space and a passion for creating great software.
As a Senior Staff Engineer on WarnerMedia's Entitlement team, you will design and build solutions for authorizing users’ access to content and features at an incredible scale. You will own and improve systems that bridge between organizations 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 make some of the world’s best content accessible to millions of customers, securely and seamlessly. 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, both on the client-side and server-side.
Lead the design, implementation, and delivery of large engineering projects that interact with multiple teams
Influence technology, process, standards, and best practices, both on this team and across the organization
Mentor other engineers to help them grow both technically and professionally
Define architectures and designs that enable working through others
Ensure consistency of your team's’ code and those teams you integrate with
Help your organization grow into green field technical domain areas
Work with designers and product managers to deliver best possible experience tailored to each customer’s needs
Have a deep understanding of software data structures and algorithms
Ideate and innovate on complex software solutions
Be a team resource, growing other engineers and defining team software standards and engineering best practices
Design and deliver complex architectures and distributed systems, including working through other engineers to help deliver the end solution.
Describe highly technical concepts to non-technical audiences in a way they can understand
Be passionate about software engineering with a strong sense of ownership for the code that you and your team write
Seek self-improvement and are adaptable to suggestions and feedback
Hold yourself and your team to high standards while maintaining friendly, respectful relationships
8+ years of experience in software engineering on shipped consumer products or platforms
DevOps experience, where you've owned and operated the systems you've developed
The Nice to Haves
Full-stack industry experience, or hands-on familiarity with both client and server technology
Success in designing and building exciting, highly polished, and dynamic user experiences
Hands-on experience with web, mobile, game console, set-top box and/or TV client application development
Success in delivering reliable low-latency, services at scale, operating in a 24x7 environment
Experience with a variety of back-end persistence, queuing and networking technologies, especially Kubernetes and AWS
HBO exclusive events
Paid time off 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
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.
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.