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Senior PHP Software Engineer
  • Work on complex platforms supporting huge websites
  • Join Australia‚Äôs most influential media organisation
  • Join a high performing team, which is part of a large software engineering Delivery team

Your knowledge of PHP and JavaScript are second to none. You can architect and build applications for performance & scalability and work on both the back-end and front-end code. Join Australia’s favourite place for news as a Software Engineer in our Video Platform team. Experience in content or video delivery systems is an advantage.

What’s the role?

  • Develop the video player and the video platform that power Australia’s largest news websites
  • Take ownership of the development of well architected and securely tested code
  • Recommend technologies to use to take advantage of development capabilities for new and existing projects
  • Work on the day to day maintenance and the integration of video players to our CMS
  • Work closely & collaboratively with other software engineers within the team and wider business to ensure integrations with their systems are as seamless as possible

Who are you?

  • Expert in PHP and JavaScript
  • Comfortable and proficient in both the server-side and client-side
  • Can architect and build applications for performance & scalability
  • You always look to find tasks that require automation and automate them
  • Good problem solver, identify root causes and quickly resolve issues
  • Experience with CI and automation tools (front-end & backend)
  • Able to give constructive coding feedback to your peers (and receive it)

What’s in it for you?

  • Collaborative environment
  • Opportunity to innovate, challenge the norm and pioneer the way forward
  • Variety of work where no two days are the same
  • Exposure to global operations and networks
  • Make a difference as part of Australia’s most influential media organisation

Who are we?
In an evolving media industry our brands continue to drive the story and influence the agenda - 7.4 million Australians read one of our national, metro or regional paid daily titles a week. We are proud to be the greatest storytellers in Australia. Our products are innovative and dynamic, constantly adapting to new challenges and pioneering the way forward to lead the market.  A fast paced and ever changing environment requires adequate, robust and reliable business systems and process which play a vital part in our success.

Where do I sign?

Apply now or for more information on careers at News Corp Australia visit

Job Ref: AU1234AC000268
Submitted: 11-01-2019 09:45 AM
Category: Digital

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