Sr C Developer – Multiple Locations

Company Name: CenturyLink

Location: THOUSAND OAK, CA, US - 91360

Job Duration: 2021-06-11 to 2021-07-11


About Lumen
Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumen’s network, edge cloud, security and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to further human progress through technology at, LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies, Twitter: @lumentechco, Facebook: /lumentechnologies, Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies.

The Role

Be a part of the team that is responsible for the architecture, analysis, design, and development of Content Delivery Network software. You will develop application software for highly available, high-performance distributed systems deployed on a massive scale unmatched almost anywhere. Development is primarily in C on Linux.


The Main Responsibilities

  • Designs, develops, maintains, documents, and supports new and existing code written mostly in C but also some Lua, Python, Go, perl, javascript, or Java, on Linux
  • Designs and codes automated unit and system tests using adopted languages and frameworks
  • Reviews peers’ designs, code, and tests.  Accepts similar review input from peers
  • Troubleshoots production systems when needed, to determine root cause and fix problems
  • Collaborates and coordinates work with other developers on the same team and on other teams
  • Understands a complex distributed system end-to-end.  Considers performance, reliability, and availability
  • Documents and effectively communicates proposed solutions, and implements them in a reliable, accurate, and performant way
  • Works with stakeholders in Architecture and Engineering teams to resolve ambiguity and ensure requirements and designs meet expectations
  • Works with leads in Development to define and plan work in sufficient detail
  • Participates in a fast-moving agile planning environment, including planning and estimating work and tracking progress


Requisition #: 253341

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