Hybrid TV Developer

Job Type:
Permanent
Contract Duration:
Unspecified
Industry:
IT
Category:
Development
Location:
England, London
Salary:
£45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted:
14-Aug-19
Job Ref:
34104

My client is a fantastic, award-winning provider of video streaming solutions to some of the largest players in the media industry, involved in building Next Generation TV services for broadcasters, sports federations and media companies.

A well funded and growing business, they are looking for a Hybrid TV Developer to join their team.

THE ROLE

* As a member of the HybridTV development team, your role will be focused on developing, maintaining and deploying their flagship product to customers.
* You will aid the team in implementing best practices, ensuring the code base is clean and maintainable.
* You will analyze current HybridTV app to plan and implement deployment to a wider range of Smart devices.
* This opportunity would suit someone who is a self-starter, has years of experience working with Smart TV technology and is comfortable working in a small team.
* The ideal candidate will be excited about both technology and broadcast industries and enjoy a challenge.

RESPONSIBILITIES

* Using the TAL to build and maintain their flagship product
* Coordinate deployments to their AWS environment.
* Refactor and optimise code performance.
* Work with QA and the delivery teams to produce feature releases to schedule.
* Manage third party integrations that provide features like analytics and video ad serving.
* Provide technical guidance to the design team, commercial team and product owners
* Create HTMl5 apps for Samsung, LG, PlayStation, Xbox and more

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

* Minimum 3 years of experience writing Vanilla JS.
* Experience in developing applications for TV (video experience preferred)
* Practical understanding of and OO concepts.
* Strong debugging skills using common browser developer tools.
* Experience working with the HTML5 mediaplayer.
* Awareness of code management using GIT and GIT Flow./Familiarity with NodeJS and TAL.

ABOUT YOU

• Good knowledge of performance and memory optimizations, proficient usage of the tools available in SDK’s and excellent debugging skills for the platforms in question

• Proficient with source code management (Git/Bitbucket/GitHub)

• Experience with Agile development methodologies e.g. Scrum, TDD.

• Interest in learning new platforms and new technologies is a plus

• Experience debugging and troubleshooting Smart devices.

• Self-motivated and able to work autonomously to achieve agreed objectives

• Excellent collaboration skills and flexibility to work in a small team.

• Well-organised with a methodical approach to tasks and effective time management.

• Understanding of VOD, live streaming, and DRM, as well as experience in the TV industry (IPTV, Connected TV) is a plus

• Good communications skills in English is needed

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Competitive salary and a generous range of benefits/excellent offices in London

• 25 days’ holiday

• Perkbox

• Childcare vouchers

• Direct pension contributions

• Free lunch once a week •

• Regular free employee social events

A Fantastic Opportunity!

Contact Details:
Tel: 02393382110
Contact: Vib Purohit

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