Redbox Platform Engineer (.Net Core / C#) in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois

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

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. We’re currently modernizing our approaches to development and are seeking talented software engineers to join our growing team.

Description of Role:

The Platform team builds the heart of all Redbox consumer experiences by creating robust services for everything we do as a business, from customers and payments to our product catalog of movies and games. Redbox rents over a million discs a day from over 40,000 kiosks and our video streaming business is growing steadily every month serving up thousands of on demand movies. You will work as part of an elite team designing and coding high availability services using the latest technologies to scale with our growing business.


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

  • Solve complex business needs with high volume low latency software that kicks butt and never takes a nap

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

  • Commitment to excellence, best practices, and the continuous improvement of our products, code base, processes, innovation and tools

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

  • Participate in peer code reviews

  • 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

Required Skills:

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience

  • 4 plus years of experience building RESTful services

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

  • Experience designing systems to run in cloud hosted containers

  • Thorough understanding of secure coding best practices and PCI compliance

  • Experience with payment processing and encryption is a strong plus

  • Wide database experience for application storage, preferably including MS SQL

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

  • Experience integrating with 3rd party platforms,

This role is one of several for an expanding team that reshapes both what and how we build things at Redbox.

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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Posting Notes: || United States || Illinois || Oakbrook Terrace || ||