Senior React Native Engineer

Ref#: 35770
CBS Business Unit: CBS Interactive
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Location: Brentwood, TN, US

About Us:

CBS Interactive is the premier online content network for information and online operations of CBS Corporation as well as some of the top native digital brands in the entertainment industry. Our brands dive deep into the things people care about across entertainment, technology, news, games, business and sports. With over 1 billion users visiting our properties every quarter, we are a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks online.

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Brand Overview: and, are entertainment media websites for a generation passionate about larger than life characters, celebrities and entertainment franchises. Combined each brand reaches more than 28 million monthly unique visitors. It’s the nation’s go-to source for all things pop culture. From celebrity and trending news to comics, anime, gaming, and franchises like The Walking Dead, Star Wars, Star Trek, Netflix and WWE, and speak to a genre of fans that eat, sleep and play amidst today's pop culture.

Role Details:
The Senior React Native Engineer will be primarily responsible for contributing to the development, maintenance, and enhancement of web applications, based on specific product requirement specifications. The Senior React Native Engineer will work with the product development team, in a fun and fast-paced media-centric agile environment. As a React Native Mobile Developer you will be responsible for building out a mobile application for and

Your Day-to-Day:
  • Partner with developers, publishers, and business leaders to conceptualize solutions that meet business requirements
  • Build from scratch a world class mobile application on both IOS and Android platforms
  • Integrate with backend developers to build new features
  • Mentor other team members on the ins and outs of a mobile application
  • Design processes and procedures around deployment and changes to mobile application
  • Work in a fast paced AGILE environment using Kanban
  • Continually improve the user experience and features on mobile application
Key Projects:
  • Build a complete mobile application from scratch for Comicbook and Popculture
  • Features include in-app content, database features, and message boards
  • Continually build feature parity from website to mobile application
What you bring to the team:
You have -
  • Bachelor's in Computer Science or equivalent preferred
  • 5+ years of professional experience, with a broad range of skills and experience in mobile application development
  • Strong understanding of React Native best practices
  • Familiar with backend integration using RESTful APIS
  • Experience deploying apps from scratch to the Apple App Store and Google Play Store
  • Know the latest HTML and CSS standards inside and out. 
  • Strong testing skills on mobile applications
  • You have experience with source control using Git/GitHub
  • Strong initiative and the ability for creative thinking for product development with the ability to work in a collaborative, innovative, agile and team-oriented environment
  • You've built something cool using any reactive frameworks such as ReactJS, AngularJS, VueJS, BackboneJS, etc
You might also have - 
  • Extensive understanding of Object Oriented Programming and Design
  • Familiar with Node.JS and Express
  • You've worked with at least one high-level server-side language. 
  • Experience integrating data from various back-end services and databases
  • You’ve worked in an AWS, GPC, or Azure environment before
  • You are familiar with CDNs such as Akamai or Fastly
  • You love comic books, movies, television or other pop-culture media
  • You love college sports and college recruiting
EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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