Comcast Software Engineer Golang in New York, New York

FreeWheel, a Comcast company, has superior end-to-end technology, premium marketplace, and best in market advisory services that power the advertising businesses of the largest media and entertainment companies in the world, including DIRECTV, Fox, NBC Universal, Turner Broadcasting System and Viacom in U.S., and Sky and Channel 4 in Europe. From our unique position at the center of the premium video economy, we enable our clients to unify audiences across desktop, mobile, OTT, and traditional STB devices, and profitably monetize their content. Headquartered in New York, with offices in San Francisco, London, and Beijing, FreeWheel stands to advocate for the entire industry through the FreeWheel Council for Premium Video.

ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY:

FreeWheel is hiring a New York-based Software Engineer.

FreeWheel helps the television industry generate revenue from their premium content through a robust technology platform, which enables consumers to watch entertainment on any devices from PC, mobile, set-top box to traditional TV.

FreeWheel New York Engineering Team is part of our global engineering team who are building advanced and high quality applications, servers and tools to manage million dollar orders, handle billions of daily requests and process tera bytes of raw daily data.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Build implementation code, test and peer code review with Go programming language

Analyze product spec, write and review technical specs for backend server application

Interface with global engineering, product and operation teams in US/EU/China to incorporate their innovations and vice versa

Improve performance, availability and scalability of our systems and services

ABOUT YOU:

2 years experience of developing and debugging server application or web service with some or all of Python, Go, C and C

1 year experience with Go is highly preferred, but ok if having solid C/C /Python experience and happy to switch

Experience with multi-threading/TCP-IP/HTTP/SQL/NoSQL/XML/Linux is highly preferred

Demonstrated ability in handling mission-critical, high-performance Internet products with complex algorithms and features

Known for smart, logical thinking, interest and enthusiasm

Detail oriented, flexible and can work well in a global team-oriented environment

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer