Application Developer

Job Number: R50019268

Brand: Fox Corporation

Job Type: Engineering, Technology, Digital

Location Type: Remote

Experience Level: Experienced Hires

Location: New York, New York   •   USA Remote **

Job Posting Date: June 22, 2022

**Remote: Fox Corporation has remote/virtual (or "work-from-home") positions available within the United States to qualified individuals who live in some areas of the United States. Remote opportunities are not available in all areas

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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

Fox Corporation is looking for an application developer to join our New York Consumer Platforms and Engineering team. Our premiere Platform is the digital foundation of all Fox brands and their Web/Mobile/OTT properties. We love what we do and we’re looking for passionate, talented people to help us lead, grow, and achieve our goals. Joining Fox Corp is a singular opportunity to be part of a highly successful, dynamic team that has transformed the way people get their information.

ABOUT YOU

  • Your passion for learning is contagious, and you look for opportunities to try new approaches or use new technology to solve unique problems
  • You look to engage in agile software methodologies, including practices from XP and Lean into your daily behaviors; unit tests are your way of life, not a nice-to-have
  • You enjoy engaging in conversation software design and can communicate your ideas and concepts to other team members for collaboration and feedback
  • You can review sequence diagrams and turn code design into testable application that meets given acceptance criteria

ABOUT THE TECHNOLOGIES WE USE

  • AWS: EC2, Lambda, RDS, Elasticsearch, Elasticache, S3, SQS, Kinesis
  • JavaScript, Typescript
  • PHP
  • MySQL, DynamoDB
  • Docker
  • GitHub
  • Jira

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Utilize TDD to implement unit tests on new development, and implement E2E testing with automation in mind
  • Optimize applications for maximum speed, scalability, and security
  • Drive the development of our enterprise Content Management System using OOP and decoupled architectures
  • Integrate with custom Node-based microservices that power our CMS and APIs

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Write maintainable and scalable code that implements OO design patterns
  • Proficiency with WordPress development, with focus on plugin development and architecture
  • Proficiency with WordPress development, with focus on plugin development and architecture
  • Strong understanding of Node.js and Typescript
  • Understanding of code design and architecture; Focusing on extensible clean code and TDD
  • Knowledge of PHP
  • Familiarity with implementing middleware, custom routing, and proxies

Learn more about Fox Tech at https://tech.fox.com 

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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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