ViacomCBS Senior Software Engineer, Front End React in SUNNYVALE, California
About The Brand
Pluto TV, a ViacomCBS company, is the leading free streaming television service in America, delivering 250+ live and original channels and thousands of on-demand movies in partnership with major TV networks, movie studios, publishers, and digital media companies. Pluto TV is available on all mobile, web and connected TV streaming devices and millions of viewers tune in each month to watch premium news, TV shows, movies, sports, lifestyle, and trending digital series. Headquartered in West Hollywood, Pluto TV has offices in New York, Silicon Valley, Chicago and Berlin.
Overview and Responsibilities
The first commercial television set was introduced in 1928 and has been largely unchanged since! For the first time in history, TV is changing big time! As a Senior Software Engineer on the front-end web team, you’ll have the opportunity to innovate on television and reinvent TV. You’ll be challenged to add and experiment with first-class features. Your work will have direct impact on millions of people and contribute to our goal of entertaining the planet.
The ideal candidate has a good understanding of the full-stack with heavy experience in front-end development. Your solutions need to be reliable, efficient, reusable and scalable. You’ll need to understand the intricacies of building an app for a wide range of devices for millions of users and beyond.
This is a critical role with a wide range of responsibilities, including:
Work jointly with Product, Design, Business Intelligence, QA and Backend teams to delivery a best-in-class user experience to entertain millions of users
Design solutions that anticipate failure and corner cases
Maintain detailed documentation on features, flows and processes
Effectively communicate and document progress via Jira, Slack and Confluence
Take ownership and responsibility for your work
We believe the right individual will have the following skills and experience in order to be successful in this role:
Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field required
5+ years of software development experience
3+ years of React/Redux development experience
SPA development experience
Strong ability to troubleshoot / debug issues
Ability to quickly pick up new APIs/SDKs
Capable of working in a fast-paced agile environment
Consumer-Oriented, pays attention to details, regards user-experience a top priority
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
3+ years full-stack development experience
1+ years Typescript development experience
Connected TV / Smart TV / Gaming Console development experience
Experience with Selenium / QA Automation
Experience with Continuous Integration / Deployment
Experience with Monorepo
Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.
At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.
Job Locations US-CA-SUNNYVALE
Brand Pluto TV
Function Software Engineering
Job Type Full-Time Staff
iCIMS ID 2020-14154