Sr. Frontend Engineer

Ref#: 35529
CBS Business Unit: CBS Interactive
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Location: Brentwood, TN, US

About Us:

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Brand Overview:
SportsLine is a subscription product from CBS Sports that offers premium picks from Vegas experts, advanced computer simulations and projections, and unique, compelling content.

Role Details:
SportsLine seeks a Sr. Frontend Engineer with a passion for sports. You will be creative, self-motivated, cross-functional, a quick study, and willing to develop new skills while constantly improving existing abilities. You should also be a strong multi-tasker with solid time-management skills. To be successful at this job, you need to be a good team player, think outside of the box, have the ability to work in multiple languages and enjoy working on a cross-functional, devops team. We are looking for someone that has frontend expertise but wants to learn full stack development. We encourage cross training and ensuring that the entire team has experience working all SportsLine technology. 

Below you will find some of the tech that we’re currently using or experimenting with; you do not have to be fluent in any or all of these to be qualified for this role. We are looking for Smart Engineers!

React, NextJS, EmberJS, React Native, CSS3, HTML5, Objective C, Kotlin, Java, AWS, Serverless, NodeJS, Python, Elixir, ES6, TypeScript, RxJS, Docker, Webpack

Your Day-to-Day:
  • Work closely with a team of talented sports analysts to help build out the latest and greatest sports products on the internet
  • Developing fantasy products to be used by premium subscribers
  • Creating tools that feature SportsLine advanced stats and predictions
  • Mentoring, UI component library and promoting knowledge transfer amongst the team
Key Projects:
  • Building new fantasy sports and daily fantasy sports products
  • Creating new products focused on advanced sports statistics
  • Develop Systems that are self-healing, self-aware, and reactive
  • Building real-time mobile sports experiences on the desktop and mobile
  • Designing and building a new event driven, distributed, micro service architecture
What you bring to the team:
You have -
  • 5+ years of frontend engineering experience with understanding of UI/UX patterns
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Able to participate in an on-call schedule. We write it, we run it, we monitor it, we support it!
  • Excellent core JavaScript, HTML and CSS skills
  • Experience working in modern JavaScript frameworks (React, EmberJS, Vue, Angular, etc)
  • Ability to quickly prototype and contribute to UX/UI design
  • Experience creating automated tests (unit, integration, functional)
  • Self-starter mentality
  • Passion for UX/UI and software design!
You might also have -
  • Experience with Android or iOS performance optimization and analysis
  • Full-stack experience at any level with REST APIs, 3rd party API integration, event driven architecture, websockets, analytics
  • Serverside language experience (NodeJS, Ruby, Python, Elixir, Java, Scala, etc)
EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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