Senior Backend Software Developer

Ref#: 35710
CBS Business Unit: Showtime
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Schedule: Full-Time
Job Location: New York, NY, US

Showtime Networks is growing its backend development team located here in NYC. As part of the team you’ll use alternate JVM languages, continuous delivery, NoSQL, microservices, Spring Boot, and more. We are responsible for all backend support across web, iOS, tvOS, Roku, Chromecast, Android mobile, Android TV, Fire TV, Fire tablet, Samsung TVs, LG TVs, Occulus and Xbox One for Showtime’s two streaming services, Showtime and Showtime Anytime. Qualities that we all share are creativity, self-motivation, and a desire develop new skills. We are a close-knit team building the future of television, and we’re growing to support new platforms and new features.

This is a senior role, so the ideal candidate will be able to lend a hand to our junior developers, working them through pull requests, thorny problems and just generally guiding them as they learn the ropes.

 are looking for roughly five years of hands-on development experience with Java or similar language, ideally using Spring. We test our stuff like crazy, so hopefully you think TDD is nice. Experience with other languages or tools such as Node, Kotlin, Groovy or Python gets us excited. 

BS in Computer Science required 

Got an interesting hobby? We’d love to hear about that too. Come join our team… We’ll build cool things!
About Us:

SHOWTIME continues to make its mark across the cultural landscape with one of the most successful programming lineups in television. The SHOWTIME programming slate features original series including Emmy® nominated limited series ESCAPE AT DANNEMORA, BILLIONS, HOMELAND, SHAMELESS, THE CHI, RAY DONOVAN, THE AFFAIR, KIDDING, BLACK MONDAY, THE LOUDEST VOICE, CITY ON A HILL and ON BECOMING A GOD IN CENTRAL FLORIDA. SHOWTIME continues to raise the bar with fresh content including upcoming series THE L WORD: GENERATION Q, BACK TO LIFE, THE GOOD LORD BIRD and WORK IN PROGRESS. The network’s eclectic, brand-defining programming is further distinguished by the captivating offerings of SHOWTIME Documentary Films, including docuseries THE CIRCUS: INSIDE THE WILDEST POLITICAL SHOW ON EARTH, Emmy-nominated WU-TANG CLAN: OF MICS AND MEN and THE FOURTH ESTATE and upcoming documentary films THE KINGMAKER and READY FOR WAR. SHOWTIME Sports continues to dominate with its flagship franchise SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® and the Emmy Award-winning series INSIDE THE NFL. SHOWTIME is currently available to subscribers via cable, DBS and telco providers, and as a stand-alone streaming service through Amazon, Apple®, Google, LG Smart TVs, Oculus Go, Roku®, Samsung and Xbox One. Consumers can also subscribe to SHOWTIME via Amazon’s Prime Video Channels, DirecTV Now, FuboTV, Hulu, Sling TV, Sony PlayStation™ Vue and YouTube TV. The network’s authentication service, SHOWTIME ANYTIME, is available at no additional cost to SHOWTIME customers who subscribe to the network through participating providers. Subscribers can also watch on their computers at and

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