Software Engineer Mobile - Android

Ref#: 34434
CBS Business Unit: CBS Interactive
Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Job Location: Burbank, CA, US

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Your Day-to-Day:
  • Responsible for the technical development, debugging, and delivery of best- in-class mobile and OTT applications
  • Ability to work across a wide range of projects, each with specific functional and feature requirements
  • Collaborate closely with product managers, user interface designers, platform engineers, and multiple groups across CBS to define and implement product features
  • Build high-level user interfaces using rapid prototyping methodologies
  • Develop application frameworks for use across multiple products
  • Work with internal technical teams to identify and build platform elements required to support key mobile product features
  • Create Technical Requirements Documentation based on product requirements
  • Implement upgrades, rebuilds, and additional porting of applications
  • Juggle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously in a results-oriented environment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Evaluate opportunities to bring new product features and content to mobile users from a technical perspective
  • Build strong working relationships with coworkers, customers (internal and external), and company management
What you bring to the team:
You have -
  • Thorough knowledge of the Android programming, platform and deep familiarity with Android Material Design guidelines
  • Competent in Kotlin and/or Java, Android Components, UI Frameworks and development tools
  • Clear grasp of different architectural design patterns and dependency injection
  • Good understanding of device networking, local data caching strategies and multitasking on Android
  • Acted as a key contributor to at least one publicly released native Android application
  • Familiarity with integration of rich media assets, including video, into mobile properties
  • Ability to work in a cross-functional team alongside other developers contributing to the same code base library
  • Very strong interpersonal skills; must be able to demonstrate an ability to work well with other non- technical members of the development team
  • Minimum 3 years of Android development experience
You might also have - 
  • Continuous Build & Test Automation experience
  • Experience working on FireTV, Kindle, a plus  
  • Demonstrated ability to build intuitive user interfaces for mobile applications
  • Experience working with entertainment, games, news, or sports-related properties preferred
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Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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