Full Job Description
Our Audience Services team is looking for an experienced Software Engineering Manager to drive key engineering and business decisions and own software development from inception to production. This role will drive lead a team of engineers in the development of robust, scalable, and efficient software using industry best practices. The ideal candidate will be passionate about media and technology and have 8+ years of hands-on enterprise leadership experience.
Manage departmental resources, staffing and mentoring to create and maintain a best-in-class engineering team
Work closely with the engineers to architect and develop exceptional technical designs and approaches
Report on status of development, quality, operations and system performance
Manage team project priorities, deadlines, and deliverables
Research and pioneer the adoption and use of new technologies
Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent practical experience
5+ years of experience in building services and APIs that have been successfully delivered to client applications
7+ years of experience leading teams in an agile environment
Deep knowledge of software design patterns and standards, REST and HTTP interaction, and the software development life cycle
Extensive experience deploying software to production
A collaborative, flexible, positive mindset
Working proficiency and communication skills in verbal and written English
Experience with Node.js, Kubernetes/ECS, Terraform, Gitlab, and/or AWS
Experience with developing automated internal frameworks or developer tools to increase developer release velocity or improve code health
Master's degree or further education or experience in engineering, computer science or other technical related field
Passion and ability to support the growth and continued improvement of everyone around you.
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!
Make your mark in Media with Sinclair Broadcast Group, a diversified media company dedicated to connecting people with content everywhere! We have consistently led the broadcast industry since our inception, and now Sinclair owns the largest regional sports network business and one of the largest television broadcast portfolios in the country. In addition, we have affiliations with all of the major broadcast networks, own Tennis Channel, and several multicast networks including TBD and Comet. Our content is distributed over-the-air, on multi-video providers, and through our industry-leading digital media platforms. We also recently launched a free TV streaming service called STIRR. Our success is the direct result of our extraordinary employees and management team who believe in our vision and are dedicated to ensuring a great future for our employees. We are advancing the world of Media and want YOU to join our winning team!
About the Team
The life-blood of our organization is our people. We have a compelling story, a goal-oriented culture, and we take really good care of people. How good? Here is a glimpse: great benefits, open door policy, upward mobility and a strong desire to see you succeed. Ready to be part of a winning team? Let's talk.