Software Engineering Director
Discovery Digital Media
1 week ago
We are looking for talented Director of Engineering to lead the development and deployment of a search platform to power Food Network, HGTV, Magnolia, and many other Discovery brands. Discovery’s content powers a number of digital customer experiences such as Food Network Kitchen and our Alexa voice skills.
Successful candidates will have an established background developing search services (e.g. SOLR, Elastic Search, Lucene, Algolia), search algorithms, natural language processing, and metadata extraction. Experience developing REST services at scale is a must. Successful candidates will have strong technical ability, great communication skills, great analytical reasoning skills, and, of course, a passion for Discovery’s brands.