Director Engineering

Job Number: R50016487

Brand: Fox Corporation

Job Type: Technology

Location:   •   India Remote **

Job Posting Date: October 28, 2021

"**Fox Corporation has remote/virtual (or "work-from-home") positions available to qualified individuals. Remote opportunities are not available in all areas--specific questions about virtual/remote positions can be discussed during the interview process with your recruiter."

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox Corporation

Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the Fox Network, and the FOX Television Stations. We empower a diverse range of creators to imagine and develop culturally significant content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the Fox Network, and the FOX Television Stations. We empower a diverse range of creators to imagine and develop culturally significant content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITES

  • Responsible for the overall software development life cycle.

  • Management and execution against project plans and delivery commitments

  • Manage the day-to-day activities of the engineering team within an Agile/Scrum environment

  • Management of departmental resources, staffing, mentoring, enhancing, and maintaining a best-of-class engineering team

  • Work closely with the engineers to architect and develop the best technical design and approach

  • Contribute substantially to innovation and overcome technology limitations to deliver on customer experience

  • Report on the status of development, quality, operations, and system performance to management

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Experience managing high performing teams.

  • Proficient with either Java or GoLang

  • Experience managing software development teams including hands-on architectural or distributed systems experience

  • Experience in server-side services using ElasticSearch, Kafka

  • Experience with AWS stack

  • Experience with CI/CD processes

  • A strong track record of project delivery for large, cross-functional, projects and bringing in and growing engineering talent

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information clearly and concisely to a variety of audiences

  • An entrepreneurial spirit combined with strong programming and product management skills

Learn more about Fox Technology  https://tech.fox.com/

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company’s success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

Click here to learn more about the diverse communities of people behind our brands. 

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