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ViacomCBS Senior CMS Developer in United States

REF#: 37744


JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




CBS Interactive, a division of ViacomCBS, is the world’s largest publisher of premium digital content and a perennial top 10 Internet company. CBS Interactive’s brands span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming.

Properties include the websites, apps and streaming services of the CBS Television Network such as the CBS All Access subscription service, CBS News Digital platforms including the 24/7 digital news network CBSN, and CBS Sports Digital brands including the 24-hour streaming sports news network CBS Sports HQ, as well as digital-first properties in key content verticals, including CNET, ZDNet,, GameSpot,, Metacritic and Chowhound.

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Division Overview:

Are you a developer interested in new media, social activities and television? CBS Interactive is developing the next generation of multimedia and cross-platform entertainment! The team at values software which exemplifies simplicity of design, maintainability and foundational robustness.

Role Details:

Our team is looking for a Senior CMS Developer that will embrace our design precepts and will be a collaborative teammate able to communicate their ideas with colleagues and management. We need a candidate who can work in a fast-paced environment and has a strong grasp of groundbreaking languages and technologies! Our ideal candidate will have a solid foundation around performance and strive to deliver high quality products.

Your Day-to-Day:

  • Responsible for gathering, architecting solutions, data modeling, and implementation

  • Design, build, and support a high performance, scalable, and innovative CMS powering our cross-platform streaming service

  • Develop back-end APIs, implement system instrumentation, and provide documentation

  • Collaborate with fellow engineers and product management teams to meet fixed deadlines

  • Work in all phases of a rapid product development life-cycle

  • Additional other duties and responsibilities, as assigned


What you bring to the team:

You have -

  • 4+ years of full stack web development experience

  • Skilled in PHP, MySQL, Linux, Shell scripting

  • Understanding of Object Oriented Programming and Design, data structures, and algorithms

  • Can independently design, code, and test technical solutions

  • Keen knowledge of open source software and web development standard methodologies

  • Knowledge of modern CMS systems and trends

  • Excellent written and interpersonal skills

You might also have -

  • Experience with source control systems; git preferred

  • Experience with Drupal 7 or 8, NoSQL, Redis and Lucene/SOLR preferred

  • Working knowledge of Docker, Kubernetes, cloud environments (GCP, AWS, etc.)


FUNCTION: Software Engineering

EEO Statement:

ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status

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