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Position Summary:

As a Senior Front End Engineer, you will be responsible for the planning, building, testing, and deployment of entirely new NBA products across the ever-growing ecosystem of HTML5 powered connected devices (Xbox, PlayStation, Samsung, Hisense, and others). You possess a proven strong technical industry aptitude, have experience building high scale web applications, and wish to further your expertise in software design and architecture. You'll lead in a team distinguished by diversity in life, vision, and previous experience while sharing an ambitious and creative worldview reflecting the values of our organization. You will find an opportunity to shape and scale products to millions of passionate, engaged fans around the world, and to shape a small team of collaborative, supportive, and visionary builders alongside you.

Major Responsibility:

  • Contribute TypeScript/JavaScript code with responsibility for major product features while ensuring best practices are maintained throughout our project architecture

  • Create iterative and approachable code commits illustrated in well-documented pull requests

  • Design, implement, and maintain the appropriate unit, UI, and integration tests

  • Own workflow processes, automations, and integrations

  • Manage workload and organization using agile methodology and project ticketingtools

  • Perform constructive code reviews and lead larger architecture and designdiscussions

  • Collaborate with platform API colleagues to design and consume network resourcesfor minimal latency and optimal efficiency

  • Mentor and encourage your peer and associate engineers

  • Research, present, and propose novel initiatives that advance our engineering and product goals

  • Work with your colleagues to ensure project milestones and share

Required Skills/Knowledge:

  • 5+ years of professional experience architecting, developing, and launchingsoftware products and/or services

  • Mastery of prevailing platform patterns, designs, idioms, and a desire to respectfullydebate their merits and trade-offs

  • Experienced with building apps for various platforms and needs

  • Well-versed in standard workflow tooling for source management and ci/cd

  • Experience with agile development philosophies and practices

  • Understanding of the role asynchronous code plays in modern application architectures Interest in specific domains for sports and live-sport-event technologies: Videostreaming, low-latency networking strategies, etc.

Education:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience

Salary Range:

  • $150,000 to $180,000 per year

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