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Senior JavaScript Developer


San Francisco, CA, US, 94105 New York, NY, US, 10019

San Francisco

Paramount+, a direct-to-consumer digital subscription video on-demand and live streaming service from ViacomCBS, combines live sports, breaking news, and a mountain of entertainment. The premium streaming service features an expansive library of original series, hit shows and popular movies across every genre from world-renowned brands and production studios, including BET, CBS, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon, Paramount Pictures and the Smithsonian Channel. The service is also the streaming home to unmatched sports programming, including every CBS Sports event, from golf to football to basketball and more, plus exclusive streaming rights for major sports properties, including some of the world’s biggest and most popular soccer leagues. Paramount+ also enables subscribers to stream local CBS stations live across the U.S. in addition to the ability to stream ViacomCBS Streaming’s other live channels: CBSN for 24/7 news, CBS Sports HQ for sports news and analysis, and ET Live for entertainment coverage.

Division Overview:

The team at CBS.com is responsible for servicing CBS’s premier online content around the world! We’re home to best-in-class original shows (Star Trek: Picard, Twilight Zone, Star Trek: Discovery, The Good Fight) via our streaming service: CBS All Access / Paramount+. We also help millions of viewers consume and enjoy television hits such as Late Night with Stephen Colbert and Survivor, etc.


Role Details: 

We are looking for a Senior JavaScript Developer who can work in a fast-paced environment that has a strong grasp of groundbreaking languages and technologies. Join us in becoming one of the core contributors that participate in the development of the platform for the Smart TV applications. We’re a team that values software that exemplifies the simplicity of design, maintainability, extensibility, and foundational robustness!


Your Day-to-Day: 

  • Design, build and support high performance, scalable and innovative frontend components

  • Develop and optimize high-performance Smart TV applications

  • Partner with our central video engineering teams to build, integrate and deploy high-performance video players

  • Help build a culture of good engineering processes and practices

  • Collaborate with fellow engineers and product management teams to meet fixed deadlines

  • Work in all phases of software development

  • Additional other duties and responsibilities, as assigned.


Key Projects:

  • Develop applications for various Smart TVs

  • Design and develop feature tests for core Smart TV application

  • Collaborate with partners to debug and deploy applications.



What you bring to the team: 

You have – 

  • 5+ years in web application development and standard methodologies

  • BS degree in Computer Science, similar technical field of study or equivalent practical experience

  • Deep understanding of Object-Oriented Programming and Design, data structures, and algorithms

  • Deep understanding of React and Redux

  • Solid JavaScript, CSS, Sass/LESS, HTML ability

  • Strong knowledge of HTML DOM and Event APIs

  • Keen knowledge of Webpack and Git

  • Able to demonstrate interpersonal skills 


You might also have – 

  • Experience with Chromecast application development

  • Working knowledge of Docker and CI tools


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.


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ViacomCBS believes in creating environments that allow our primary focus to remain on providing entertainment, education and information to our millions of viewers around the world. As part of this commitment to health and safety, ViacomCBS requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to what is outlined in their applicable collective bargaining agreement.

Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland