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Sr. Mobile Engineer

NBC Sports Group

Location: Orlando, FL
Job Status: Full Time
Posted/Updated: 6/29/2019

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Job Description:

Responsibilities

The Senior Mobile Engineer takes direct responsibility for developing applications for the GolfChannel.com mobile platforms includingphone and tablet form factorsfor the business. This role participates in all aspects of the mobile application life cycle from imagining to delivery. We are looking for someone with experience to drive the development of our mobile app across all platforms.

Responsible for the development of mobile applications

Research and develop bleeding edge solutions using the latest device capabilities

Manage end user expectations and gain user acceptance of all project deliverables

Participate in code walkthroughs as needed to ensure quality

Build software prototypes and deliver in a fast-paced, iterative process

Implement methods to capture measurements of usage and conversions

Create automated unit test cases and test data

Test and debug code

Work with marketplaces to deliver applications

Create or recommend better tools to improve and expedite application delivery

Qualifications/Requirements

3+ years experience in Mobile Development (Xamarin preferred / Android required / iOS desired)
At least one application that has been distributed in a major online marketplace (Google Play or Apple's App Store)
Experience with technologies such as Objective C, C# , C++,JNI (Java Native Interface), Swift
Self-reliant developer
Quick adoption of new systems and languages
Ability to understand a pre-existing complex code base
Strong problem-solving skills.
Bachelor's degree preferred (Computer Science, Computer Engineering)
Excellent Communication, verbal and written

Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
Must be willing to work in Orlando, FL
Willingness to work non-business hours (for launches) and on-call (pre-scheduled or for critical issues)

Desired Characteristics

Experience with Xamarin and/or Xamarin Forms
Experience building multi-language apps
Experience with JIRA, Slack, Trello
Experience with Adobe Analytics (Omniture), Google Analytics
Experience with Freewheel, Doubeclick, Kochava, Taboola, Urban Airship
Experience with video players & streaming in mobile devices
Experience with MVPD login/authentication services
Excited by the ongoing advances in mobile technology
Experience building apps that integrate with web services
Understanding of the key factors in a quality mobile UI/UX design
Adept at writing unit tests and testable code and working under distributed version control (preferably Git)
Experience or familiarity with the sport of Golf




 

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