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Senior Android Developer (Remote)

16624

New York, NY, US, 10036

Technology
New York
Full-Time

CBSSports.com provides premium online and mobile content to the connected sports fan, including live and on-demand video, in-depth analysis, breaking news, and scores and statistics across high school, college, and pro sports. CBSSports.com is part of CBS Interactive's portfolio of multi-platform brands, which includes premier Fantasy offerings, high school sports leader MaxPreps, 247Sports, Scout and CBS Interactive Advanced Media producing more than 130 official collegiate athletic sites.

 

Role Details:

You will be part of an agile team responsible for developing, testing, deploying, monitoring and maintaining multiple internal common libraries and native Android applications. You will also be expected to provide critical feedback on other developer’s code through the code review process.

 

Your Day-to-Day:

  • Develop new product features in Kotlin.  Java knowledge is required however

  • Diagnose and fix defects as identified by users or other team members

  • Review code changes by other team members to ensure they meet requirements, are error free, and use Modern Android Development (MAD) best practices

  • Participate in scrum team meetings

  • Monitor in-market versions for issues

  • Investigate new SDKs and requirements 

 

Key Projects:

  • CBS Sports App Soccer game tracker modernization

  • Native embedded Football games

 

Qualifications:

What you bring to the team:

  • Bachelor's in Computer Science or equivalent experience 

  • 3+ years of experience in Android Development 

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present and convey technical ideas to a varied technical audience

  • Strong knowledge of Kotlin programming language and the Android apis including work on a released Play Store application using Kotlin.

  • Strong Java knowledge

  • Git and Git Flow familiarity

  • Build tooling familiarity (Gradle, Maven and CI build server experience). 

  • Sound programming fundamentals: experience working with memory management, thread synchronization, and event based programming issues; utilization of sound engineering principles in writing code.

  • Experience working on a distributed team. Our cross-functional engineers are based in Kansas City, Fort Lauderdale and Sydney, Australia.

  • Ability to integrate third party APIs and tools such as Video players, Subscription services etc.

  • Experience mentoring and growing technical individuals

  • Experience with the agile process flow

 

Nice to have:

  • Experience with deploying Android libraries to maven repositories

  • Experience with Git Hub Actions

 

 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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Nearest Secondary Market: New York City