Lead Android Developer
Location: New York CIty, NY
fuboTV is a young video streaming startup looking to disrupt the traditional television industry around live sports. fuboTV provides soccer fans with access to their favorite teams’ matches live in HD quality. Stream live matches from La Liga, Serie A, Ligue 1 and Primeira Liga among other top leagues and tournaments from your desktop, mobile phone, Roku, Chromecast and Amazon Fire TV. The best football matches from around the world available on one platform.
fuboTV is looking for an Android developer responsible for the development and maintenance of applications aimed at a vast number of diverse Android devices. Your primary focus will be the development of Android applications and their integration with back-end services. You will be working along-side other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and creating quality products is essential.
- Translate designs and wireframes into high quality code
- Design, build, and maintain high performance, reusable, and reliable Java code
- Ensure the best possible performance, quality, and responsiveness of the application
- Identify and correct bottlenecks and fix bugs
- Help maintain code quality, organization, and automatization
- Strong knowledge of Android SDK, different versions of Android, and how to deal with different screen sizes
- Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services
- Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practices
- Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning
- Ability to design applications around natural user interfaces, such as “touch”
- Knowledge of the open-source Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks
- Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
- Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications
- A knack for benchmarking and optimization
- Understanding of Google’s Android design principles and interface guidelines
- Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
- Familiarity with continuous integration
- Working with different android video players such as ExoPlayer, Nexstreaming Player, etc.
- Familiarity with HLS or other video streaming standards is a plus
Nice to have
- Experience with CI systems like CircleCI, Codeship, Travis, Jenkins, etc.
- Experience with developing backend services using Go, Python, NodeJS, or Ruby
- Experience building TV applications with Android
Competitive salaries, stock options, opportunity to work remotely, healthcare/vision/dental benefits. fuboTV's offices are in Flatiron.