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ViacomCBS Roku Engineer in United States

REF#: 38099


JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff




CBS Interactive, a division of ViacomCBS, is the world’s largest publisher of premium digital content and a perennial top 10 Internet company. CBS Interactive’s brands span popular categories like technology, entertainment, sports, news and gaming.

Properties include the websites, apps and streaming services of the CBS Television Network such as the CBS All Access subscription service, CBS News Digital platforms including the 24/7 digital news network CBSN, and CBS Sports Digital brands including the 24-hour streaming sports news network CBS Sports HQ, as well as digital-first properties in key content verticals, including CNET, ZDNet,, GameSpot,, Metacritic and Chowhound.

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Our teams are responsible for servicing premier online content around the world via our state of the art platform, CBS All Access and soon to launch Paramount+. We help millions of viewers consume and enjoy award-winning television hits such as Big Bang Theory, Late Night with Stephen Colbert, Survivor, and many more!

Interested in joining the team? We have an ongoing hiring need for Roku Engineers in various locations and are continuously reviewing applicants. All applicants will be reviewed and considered for a current or near-future opening.

What you'll do:

As a Roku Engineer, you will be responsible for the technical design, development, and implementation of high-quality software using BrightScript and the Scene Graph framework to run on the Roku streaming platform. We are looking for a candidate who can work in a fast-paced environment and has a strong grasp of cutting edge technologies. The ideal individual will embrace our agile development environment and be a collaborative team player able to communicate their ideas with colleagues and management.


What you bring:

  • Demonstrated fluency with BrightScript and Scene Graph Framework

  • 3+ years of experience in application development

  • Experience with Test Driven Development

  • Passionate about application performance and knows different techniques to do optimization

  • Roku application development best practices

What you might also have:

  • Previous experience building applications for other OTT/Smart TV devices

  • Experience performing load tests

  • Experience with the development of Chromecast applications

  • Experience working with CI tools like Jenkins


FUNCTION: Software Engineering

EEO Statement:

ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.

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