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Senior Software Developer - Identity Management

Full-Time at Hulu Beijing Req ID: P002382-R0010364

Drive the Experience

As a member of our lean and agile tech teams, you'll be one of the people driving the experience, connecting viewers with the stories they love. Whether they're watching on desktop, on mobile, or in the living room, we're perfecting every line of code so our viewers' experience is unparalleled. Here you can work through the full life cycle of development utilizing the latest and greatest tech. And your work and efforts will actually be seen and enjoyed by our viewers — from the Oscars to the Super Bowl and countless streaming hours in between.

Darshana Hulu Santa Monica Darshana
I feel proud to be a part of continuing to evolve our successful product and seeing it change over the last five years.

The part you’ll play and
preparation for your role.

Hulu is the leading premium streaming service offering live and on-demand TV and movies, with and without commercials, both in and outside the home. Operating at the intersection of entertainment and technology, Hulu has a unique opportunity to be the number one choice for TV. We captivate and connect viewers with the stories they love, and we're looking for people who are passionate about redefining TV through innovation, unconventional thinking, and embracing fun. Join us and see what Hulugan life is all about.

SUMMARY

Hulu’s Identity Management Team is seeking a Lead Software Developer who will be an exceptional addition to our engineering team.  As a Lead Software Developer at Hulu, you will be the full stack expert working from the UX to the data storage in the authentication and authorization domain. Your primary responsibility is building out complete first-party and federated login solutions to protect our viewers from unauthorized access, designing defense-in-depth architecture to protect Hulu from internal and external threats, advocating security best practices in the development organization, and serving as a subject matter expert for other teams in building solid and secure services. You will work with all facets of Hulu including the product, user experience, design and program management teams to build out the right services and tools to keep Hulu safe from threats on the inside and the outside.  The right person for this role is a passionate technology pioneer, a practical programmer and an inquisitive explorer - a person who can envision the technologies we need tomorrow and define the path to get there from today.  If you are someone who thrives in a team environment and gains personal satisfaction when sharing knowledge and partnering with teams across Hulu, then this is the perfect role for you.

WHAT YOU’LL DO 

  • Architect, design, and implement the services to enhance Hulu’s capability in combating internal and external threats
  • Identify weaknesses and gaps in the current architecture and drive resolutions across the Hulu technology organization
  • Establish and drive engineering best practices around agile and quality-focused development with a focus on security
  • Recruit, hire, and mentor developers

WHAT TO BRING 

  • BS, MS, PHD degree in CS related major
  • 7+ years working experience on software development, at least 3+ years experience in building internet-facing consumer services
  • Strong knowledge of backend technologies (web APIs, microservices, caching systems, database designs)
  • Expert knowledge in at least one internet-class development language: Java, Scala
  • Independent, energetic, highly technical, and thrives under pressure and ambiguity
  • Strong advocate of software engineering practices and agile approaches
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skill in English and Mandarin Chinese

NICE-TO-HAVES

  • Familiar with Scala and functional programming, good at web framework Play/Http4S and have experience on the libraries of Cats/Cats Effect
  • Has performed threat modeling on large scale internet-facing services
  • Development experience on cloud like AWS
  • Familiar with container technology like K8s
  • Knowledge of OWASP best practices, OAuth2, SAML
  • Additional backend experiences for SQL/NoSQL, Nginx, Message Queues

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  • Meet the team

    Log on and meet the team virtually. With Hulu focused on keeping candidates and employees safe, we are conducting all interviews through video conferencing technology, and we are leveraging digital collaborative tools to ensure the experience is thorough and positive.
    The video interview is typically the final stage of the process and your chance to leave a lasting impression through your enthusiasm, preparation, abilities, and resume.

Just like the best ensemble casts of our favorite shows,
Hulu embraces diversity and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, genetic information, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local law. Hulu is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants if needed during the interview process.

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