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Sr Director, Mobile Engineering

9538

New York, NY, US, 10019

Technology
New York
Full-Time

Showtime Networks Inc. (SNI) owns and operates the premium television networks SHOWTIME®, THE MOVIE CHANNEL™ and FLIX®, and also offers SHOWTIME ON DEMAND®, THE MOVIE CHANNEL™ ON DEMAND and FLIX ON DEMAND®, and the network's authentication service SHOWTIME ANYTIME®. Showtime Digital Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of SNI, operates the stand-alone streaming service SHOWTIME®. SHOWTIME is currently available to subscribers via cable, DBS, and telco providers, and as a stand-alone streaming service through Amazon, Apple®, Google, LG Smart TVs, Oculus Go, Roku®, Samsung Smart TVs and Xbox One.

 

The Showtime Product team is looking for a Director of Mobile Engineering to help lead the Mobile Engineering team. This team is responsible for building our flagship Showtime and Showtime Anytime apps on Android and iOS mobile platforms, as well as related 10-foot devices such as Android TV, Fire TV and tvOS.

We are looking for a leader to fuel the growth and output of the team while working closely with product managers & designers, program managers and other engineering teams to define and drive alignment across all of our mobile platforms. Use your deep understanding of building and scaling teams and applications to make the Showtime experience the best it can be.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Help set and fulfill the engineering hiring plan for the team, including sourcing, screening, and interviewing
  • Mentor and grow engineers while keeping them engaged and focused on the product and company vision
  • Help set team goals and technical direction while ensuring that they align with the goals of the larger organization
  • Represent the team in planning and product meetings, effectively communicating the available platform features and constraints of the Android and iOS clients
  • Meet with the rest of the engineering management team to align engineering-wide priorities
  • Help implement effective engineering processes and policies that emphasize quality and forward progress

 

Basic Qualifications:

 

  • You have 2+ years of serving in an engineering management role
  • You have proven experience shipping Android or iOS applications
  • You possess exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • You are up to date on the current state of the iOS and Android development ecosystems
  • You are highly organized. With many people doing many things in a fast-paced company, strong organizational skills—both for yourself and for the team—will be required.

 

Additional Qualifications:

 

  • You thrive in a workplace that values autonomy, applauds ideas and enjoys a sense of humor

 

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

 

At Paramount, 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. Paramount 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. 

 

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access. https://www.paramount.com/careers as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by calling 212.846.5500 or by sending an email to viacomaccommodations@viacom.com. Only messages left for this purpose will be returned. 

Paramount 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, Paramount requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to the agreement reached between the Company and the applicable Union.


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