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ROLE DETAILS:
As Manager of Software Engineering you will be responsible for every aspect of development for CBSNews’ app and OTT portfolio. The candidate will code, mentor and guide direct reports, provide technical guidance and leadership necessary to accomplish work. The successful manager will be tasked with developing, deploying and maintaining app architecture across the portfolio. Likewise, the role will be directly involved in talent sourcing, hiring, and onboarding.


YOUR DAY-TO-DAY:
Being a full member of the agile team, you will take part in all regular meetings and plannings.

You will work both independently and together with the other partners on work you're leading and projects that will fit your skills and abilities.

Review pull requests and provide constructive feedback to engineers.


WHAT YOU BRING TO THE TEAM:
You have –

  • 10+ years hands-on experience building highly scalable consumer facing websites and mobile applications 5+ years' experience as the leader of an engineering team setting architectural vision
  • BS/BA degree in a technical field such as Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge of both environments (iOS and Android)
  • Strong programming skills with Kotlin, Obj-C, XCode, Swift, RealmSwift, BrightScript, Firebase, and Java
  • Strong Object Oriented programming and architectural design pattern understanding
  • Previous experience building applications for other OTT/Smart TV devices
  • Experience with the development of Chromecast applications
  • Extensive experience using REST APIs and JSON data.
  • Strong experience using version control systems. (Git)
  • Test driven development - unit testing
  • Strong written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills

YOU MIGHT ALSO HAVE:

  • Experience with Cloud based technologies such as Helm, Kubernetes, Jenkins, AWS
  • Server-side skills (Linux/Unix), including scripting
  • Experience building microservices
  • Experience with video container formats, transmuting and streaming protocols (DASH/HLS)
  • Agile development
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ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet. 

 

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