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Sr. Software Developer- Full Stack

Job Title
Sr. Software Developer- Full Stack Time Warner
Warner Bros. Entertainment Group WB Business Unit WB Technology Industry Film Production and Distribution Area of
Technology/Information Technology Location United States - California - Burbank Requisition # 164341BR Position
Full Time Company Overview Warner Bros. has been entertaining audiences for more than 90 years through the world’s most-loved characters and franchises. Warner Bros. employs people all over the world in a wide variety of disciplines. We're always on the lookout for energetic, creative people to join our team. Business Unit Overview WB Technology combines Warner Bros.’ industry-leading technologists and disciplines to ensure global alignment with business strategy and accelerated delivery of innovative technology solutions studio- and industry-wide. From pre-production through archiving, the WBT organization will provide critical business and technology intelligence and services to all Studio business units. WBT manages the Studio’s enterprise systems and solutions, emerging platforms, information security, consumer intelligence, content mastering and delivery, and more. Posting Job Description What part will you play?
Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. seeks a Sr. Software Developer- Full Stack for the Digital Product, Platform & Strategy: Consumer B2B Applications department. The Sr. Software Developer – Full Stack will be responsible for being a hands-on software engineer that manages a product release and maintenance from inception to launch and everything in between. This position requires a key individual who understands business functions and requirements and translate those to a working application to allow WB Technology to continue innovating services in support of the company divisions.
  • Develop core functionality and components for applications; services and websites, in support of Consumer and B2B facing users, by starting with business needs and objectives, creating functional and technical specifications and executing against a plan to launch and maintain applications.
  • Review project objectives and determine best technology for implementation.  Implement best practice standards for development and deployment of code and applications.
  • Ensure clear/straightforward design and comprehensive documentation of code.  Identify code/functionality that can be reused and pull it out, improve upon it, and publish it for appropriate reuse within the team.
  • Review emerging technologies and evaluate potential uses for Technology Solutions and other divisions.  Develop prototype projects using new technologies.
  • Evaluate software products and vendors for Technology Solutions and other divisions.  Recommend action, develop and lead implementation of selected products/services.
  • Work with internal and external developers to ensure WB Technology code standards and best practices are performed for development of applications.
What do we require from you?
  • Bachelors in Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
  • 5+ years of web development experience.
  • 3+ years developing native application on mobile or OTT devices, like iOS, Android, Apple TV tvOS, Chromecast, Roku or equivalent.
  • Experience with current web languages and frameworks ranging from scripting to compiled as NodeJS, Ruby, Python, Scala, Go, or equivalent.
  • Experience with native application development on device platforms as iOS, Android, React Native and TV app development. This includes advanced level experience with Swift, Objective-C, React Native, Kotlin, Java and/or BrightScript.
  • Experience with distributed version control, cloud-native practices and knowledge repositories using Git, Jira, Confluence, Jenkins or equivalent systems.
  • Advanced level web development experience with HTML5, CSS3 and Javascript libraries and frameworks, such as React, Angular, Bootstrap, etc.
  • Demonstrated experience integrating to service backends.
  • Advanced computer knowledge is essential, as is experience with software applications necessary to complete projects. These may include, but are not limited to, digital graphic & prototyping tools such as Sketch, Adobe XD, Photoshop and/or Illustrator.
  • Expert object-oriented programming skills.
  • Experience with defining highly scalable cloud-native architectures and solutions from business requirements, producing estimates and timelines plans and managing delivery against those plans for the application development.
  • Understanding of related Web issues, including accessibility, site architecture, user-interface, navigation, type.
  • Overall knowledge of the entertainment industry business preferred.
  • Overall knowledge of Warner Bros. businesses, business processes, technologies and applications that support it is preferred.
  • Must be able to create and maintain clear, concise, and well-constructed documentation.
  • Experience managing client and vendor relationships is a plus.
  • Experience working with off-shore teams is a plus.
  • Experience with social media systems is a plus.
  • Excellent attention to detail, and a desire to learn and master new technologies a must.  
  • Strong experience in estimating projects, and time management skills.
  • Must be a “self-starter” as well as work in a group project environment.
  • Must possess excellent problem-solving skills.
Technologies We Use
  • iOS, Android, React Native, Swift, Objective-C, React Native, Kotlin, Java and/or BrightScript.
  • Git, Jira, Confluence, Jenkins or equivalent systems.
  • HTML5, CSS3 and Javascript libraries, and frameworks, such as React, Angular, Bootstrap, etc.
But Wait, There's More! At WBT we look for members who want to:
  • Be Curious: Seek out opportunities to learn, and who aren’t afraid to ask questions
  • Own It: Be the driver, and take accountability
  • Embrace Change: The technology landscape is ever changing – we’re looking for people who are ready to change along with it.
  • Engage and Influence: Share your passion for technology, and develop great relationships with colleagues and collaborators
  • Respect: Show empathy and respect to all, and operate with the best intentions
  • Live the #WBLife: At WBT we look for team members who want to “Contribute to Our Community


The Warner Bros. Entertainment Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital status, military or veteran's status (including protected veterans, as may be required by federal law), sexual orientation, gender identity or any other category protected by law.