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Software Engineer, Payments

Full-Time at Hulu Santa Monica Req ID: P005900-R0010338

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.

Hulu is looking for a hardworking and motivated Software Engineer to join the Payment team.

This team handles the payments of millions of customers and is responsible for integrating with different payment processors. This payment engine is our multi-tenant system which handles the payment processing for Disney+, ESPN+, Hulu and Star. We lead a set of Tier 1 services which are needed to be highly available, scalable and resilient.

As a fast paced and a fast-growing team, you will also have an opportunity to learn about the international landscape and challenges in the area of payments as we keep rapidly growing our streaming services around the world over the next few years.

What you'll do

  • Develop scalable REST APIs

  • Build asynchronous payment flows using AWS native technologies

  • Work closely with senior engineers in the team

  • Write extensive unit tests to build and increase test coverage on critical services

  • Build robust and scalable micro-services that integrate with Hulu's core services and provide a full billing integration

  • Challenge our team and software to be even better

What to bring 

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent work experience

  • 1+ years of relevant software engineering experience

  • Proficiency with at least one of the following languages: Java, Scala, or Kotlin

  • Experience with Agile methodologies

  • Excellent communication, collaboration skills and a strong teamwork ethic

  • The ability to jump into a project and contribute immediately

  • Strive for excellence and strong analytical skills


    • Experience with non-relational database technologies (MongoDB, Cassandra, DynamoDB)
    • AWS

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