Associate Software Engineer

Ref#: 32056
CBS Business Unit: CBS Interactive
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Location: Louisville, KY, US

About Us:

CBS Interactive is the premier online content network for information and online operations of CBS Corporation as well as some of the top native digital brands in the entertainment industry. Our brands dive deep into the things people care about across entertainment, technology, news, games, business and sports. With over 1 billion users visiting our properties every quarter, we are a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks online.

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We are an enthusiastic group leading the future of consumer and business technologies. Our brands include,, and

Role Details:
The Associate Software Engineer (ASE) is primarily responsible for designing, developing and maintaining PHP, JavaScript, and CSS code for high-volume, high-traffic, end-user facing global web properties.

Your Day-to-Day:
The ASE will collaborate with Engineering peers, Product Managers, Designers, Product Marketers, QA, Operations and Editors, to guide and produce functional specifications and implement final production-quality code directly within our live site code base. The ASE may lead small to mid-sized development projects, in addition to performing functional change requests and other minor engineering tasks.

Key Projects:

CES - CES is the world's gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. Our editors bring you complete coverage from the International Consumer Electronics Show, and scour the showroom floor for the hottest new tech gadgets around.

Roadshow - The ultimate guide to the world of modern motoring. From tech updates to expert reviews, from Aston Martin to Uber and beyond, Roadshow brings expert perspective to the entire industry. We'll give you unbiased buying advice and reporting on everything that moves you today, plus insight into everything that will move you a decade from now. We hope you enjoy the ride!

Smart Home - Smart home technology promises to make your living space more comfortable, more convenient, and more secure. We're here to put those claims to the test to help you find the right gadgets for your home.
What you bring to the team:
You have at least 1+ year(s) development experience working with the following technologies:
  • Web Standards, the DOM, cross-browser & cross-platform HTML
  • CSS positioning, HTML/CSS architecture
  • JavaScript (Native or Frameworks), AJAX (w/ Restful API access)
  • PHP or equivalent server-side web development language (, JSP etc.)
  • Java or equivalent programming language (C#, C, C++, Objective C, etc.)
  • XML or JSON
  • You have the following non-technical competencies
  • Ability to work as part of a close-knit cross-functional team
  • Excellent communication, problem-solving, and organizational skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and a high-level of accountability
  • Ability to estimate development schedules

You might also have some experience or knowledge with the following technologies:
  • Experience with jQuery, RequireJS, SASS, LESS, Symfony, Laravel, Build Systems
  • Knowledge of Agile and/or similar development methodologies
  • Mobile application development (iPhone iOS (Objective-C), Android (Java, C, C++))
EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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