Sinclair Broadcast Group
Software Development Manager - Platform
At a glance
Location: US-WA-Seattle Map
Posted: 11/19/2020
Closing: 12/18/2020
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Sinclair Broadcast Group
Job description

The Storyline Platform Team is looking for a strong leader to manage one of our service teams. We support services for our current and future publishing and distribution products. Those Platforms include features such as News Story publishing, Show and Episode publishing, EPG creation and management, and Linear Feed ingestion, creation and management. Our goal is to provide a rich feature set of publishing tools for producers to easily deliver content to end users on an array of devices.  


  • Oversee the design and development of services and applications supporting our platforms. 

  • Maintain a healthy team environment. 

  •  Ensure platform systems that are architecturally sound, performant, scalable, secure, highly available, and reliable.  

  • Enforce and contribute to quality standards and software specifications  

  • Commit to and deliver features that are secure, scalable, reliable, and performant on a regular cadence.  

  • Guide, contribute to and actively participate in all team ceremonies  

  • Promote collaboration with other teams and contribute positively to the company culture  

  • Provide actionable solutions to new discoveries or technical hurdles.  

  • Operationally support your team’s products  

  • Participate in design and code reviews, and ensure that they follow established quality and best software development practices  

  • Effectively communicate with management 


  • 4-6 years software development experience or 2-4 years software engineering management experience 

  • Experience leading teams of 6 or more developers  

  • Strong organizational and communication skills 

  • Experience with cloud services  

  • Experience managing and guiding Software and Application Design and Architecture 

  • Experience with AWS and cloud systems (EC2, VPC, ECS, S3, RDS, EKS, API gateway, Cloudsearch)  

  • Strong knowledge of and experience with of web services, REST, and web protocols    

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!


About Us


Make your mark in Media with Sinclair Broadcast Group, a diversified media company dedicated to connecting people with content everywhere! We have consistently led the broadcast industry since our inception, and now Sinclair owns the largest regional sports network business and one of the largest television broadcast portfolios in the country. In addition, we have affiliations with all of the major broadcast networks, own Tennis Channel, and several multicast networks including TBD and Comet. Our content is distributed over-the-air, on multi-video providers, and through our industry-leading digital media platforms. We also recently launched a free TV streaming service called STIRR. Our success is the direct result of our extraordinary employees and management team who believe in our vision and are dedicated to ensuring a great future for our employees. We are advancing the world of Media and want YOU to join our winning team!


About the Team


The life-blood of our organization is our people. We have a compelling story, a goal-oriented culture, and we take really good care of people. How good? Here is a glimpse: great benefits, open door policy, upward mobility and a strong desire to see you succeed. Ready to be part of a winning team? Let’s talk.
Software Development Manager - Platform