Redbox Sr Software Engineer - Kiosk .Net Core / C# in Oak Brook Terrace, Illinois

Senior Software Engineer – Kiosk (.Net Core / C#)

Position Overview

Redbox is expanding into the exciting world of digital streaming and is looking for talented individuals to join our team as we make our move into modern web and consumer electronic applications for consumers. As we move to the cloud we’re looking for key individuals who want to be part of a ‘you build it you own it’ model – our new DevOps team is building out best in class tooling for fully automated deployments and you’ll be part of a very modern platform. The Kiosk team builds the software that runs the consumer experience on all kiosks as well as the services the kiosk directly interacts with. Redbox rents over a million discs a day from over 41,000 kiosks. You will work as part of growing team designing and coding high availability client applications as well as microservices. This position is one of several in an expanding team that will define how we build next generation applications from inception to delivery.

Key Responsibilities

  • Participate in all phases of design, coding, and deployment

  • Solve complex business needs with high volume low latency software built on a modern cloud platform

  • Continuously look for new technologies and approaches for the product as we move toward cloud-based deployments leveraging containers on Kubernetes

  • Partner with Quality Engineering on joint ownership of testing and quality leveraging automation and CD

  • Work in partnership with product teams on new ideas, designs, estimates and feature roadmaps. You want to have a voice and stake in the product.

Education & Experience

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience

  • 4+ years of experience building RESTful services

  • Solid understanding of horizontal scaling, cloud services, resilancy, metrics and key cloud technologies

  • Working experience in technologies such as .NET Core, WebApi, WPF, Kubernetes, Kafka, & Spark

  • Expert C# skills in high volume, low latency services - ideally with .NET Core

  • Experience migrating legacy systems to a Microservice architecture

  • Experience designing systems to run in Kubernetes containers hosted in AWS is a strong plus

  • Experience developing unit tests with an eye for full code coverage

  • Thorough understanding of secure coding best practices and PCI compliance

  • Experience with payment processing and encryption a strong plus

  • Experience building WPF applications is a strong plus

  • Wide database experience both SQL and NoSQL with big data skills and event driven designs a plus

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Domain knowledge of retail, marketing, and entertainment business is a huge plus

Physical Requirements

Sedentary work involves remaining in a stationary position most of the time in front of a computer, using a keyboard, mouse and telephone. Regularly operate a computer and other office equipment. Occasionally move about the work site to access file cabinets, office equipment, etc. Exert up to 10 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or regularly move objects. Communicate and exchange information with co-workers and other individuals in person and electronically.

This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as assigned to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.


For Compensation Use Only

Revision Date: Nov 2018

Job Code: TEC002

Pay Grade: 62

FLSA Status: Exempt

Redbox® is always on the lookout for innovative thinkers. If you like solving problems in new ways, if you’re passionate about ideas that become businesses and you want to be part of a team that values you for everything you are, check us out. You’ll find a diverse, dynamic and welcoming work environment full of exciting challenges and endless opportunity.

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