Senior Application Developer

CBS - New York, NY3.9

REF#: 33890


JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff



CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) is a mass media company that creates and distributes industry-leading content across a variety of platforms to audiences around the world. The Company has businesses with origins that date back to the dawn of the broadcasting age as well as new ventures that operate on the leading edge of media. CBS owns the most-watched television network in the U.S. and one of the world’s largest libraries of entertainment content, making its brand — "the Eye" — one of the most recognized in business. The Company’s operations span virtually every field of media and entertainment, including cable, publishing, local TV, film and interactive. CBS’ businesses include CBS Television Network, The CW (a joint venture between CBS Corporation and Warner Bros. Entertainment), Network 10 Australia, CBS Television Studios, CBS Global Distribution Group, CBS Consumer Products, CBS Home Entertainment, CBS Interactive, CBS Sports Network, CBS Films, Showtime Networks, Pop, Smithsonian Networks, Simon & Schuster, CBS Television Stations and CBS Experiences.

Duties: Provide coordination of all technical aspects of systems development activities required to provide a productive and efficient system that meets business requirements. Develop strategic technical directions. Responsible for the management and delivery of the application and process portfolio to one line of business. Drives continued evolution, operation, and support of business processes and enabling applications to ensure effective and efficient achievement of business objectives. Lead the technical architecture and design for a new Data Warehouse. Responsible for construction of all objects necessary within the Data Warehouse. Interact with the project team members responsible for developing reports, interfaces, data conversion programs, and application extensions. Oversee activities for all assigned projects from planning to delivery and sustaining support to ensure that projects meet established business objectives, time and budget constraints. Provide scoping and estimating on Data Warehouse activities. Present technical information in easily understood terms in both verbal and written form. Work closely with fellow IT staff and project management to document standards and procedures for the definition of reference architectures (architecture roadmap). Interact and work directly with customer team members on projects and support issues. Facilitate communication upward and across project teams. Follow change management and problem management processes.

Requirements: Must have a Bachelor’s Degree, or foreign equivalent, in Computer Science or Engineering. Must have five years of experience in information technology. Must have five years of experience with: leading technical teams in a technical leadership role; designing Data Warehouse solutions; designing ETL solutions; writing high and low-level design documentation; writing re-usable unit documents; developing, unit testing, break/fix; workflow management systems to automate ETL pipelines; performance tuning; use of version control/source code management tools. Must successfully pass a background check.

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