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Sr Front-End Developer

Discovery Communications
New York, NY 10001
  • Job Code
    115104303
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Discovery Communications


Sr Front-End Developer

US-NY-New York City

Job ID: 24905
Type: Company Employee Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
US-NY-New York City

Overview

About GOLFTV
GOLFTV is a new international venture from Discovery that will bring coverage from the best professional golf events to fans around the world. Discovery Golf is creating a new, innovative digital platform to deliver live content and special features that will change the way golf coverage is enjoyed.

The Role

GOLFTV is building out an Product Engineering team to deliver the customer-facing digital experiences across all platforms.

We are looking for a team player who loves to solve business problems through technology and will rise to the challenge of being an integral part of a fun, complex and cross-functional team.

You are a passionate coder with at least 7 years of software development who has background in the sports and media industry with the ability to contribute to software development, collaborate on technical discussions, take an active part in technical decisions while also being able to communicate with the stakeholders.

We always strive to use the tools appropriate for the job. Our front-end stack: ReactJS/React Native, TypeScript, Apollo client (GraphQL), and native code where needed (Swift, Java, etc).



Responsibilities

1. Write solid, scalable, reusable code
2. Collaborate with other software engineers and developers, on the various layers of infrastructure for our applications
3. Ensure responsiveness of applications and maintain quality
4. Ship high-quality, well-tested, secure, and maintainable code
5. Develop applications for web, iOS, Android, and OTT(TVs, connected devices) platforms.
6. Build new user-facing features using React Native/React.js/TypeScript.
7. Optimizing components for maximum performance across a vast array of web-capable devices and browsers.
8. Collaborate with co-workers from design, engineering, product, project, QA and content teams.
9. Translating designs and requirements into high quality code.
10. Peer code reviews.
11. Stay informed with changes in technology.
12. Produce comprehensive, usable software documentation.



Qualifications

* In-depth knowledge of JavaScript, ReactJS, React Native, Redux, TypeScript, and Git.
* Experience with back end services like Firebase and Amazon AWS.
* Experienced in working on large scale, high-volume digital platforms.
* Ability to consistently produce high-quality deliverables on time.
* Strong debugging, problem solving and investigative skills with the ability to assimilate disparate information (log files, error messages etc.) and pursue leads to find root cause problems.
* A passion for Golf and/or a good understanding of the media and sport industries is a plus.

* Must have the legal right to work in the United States

New York City, New York, NYC, NY

Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

EEO is the Law

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.

PI115104303

<b>Discovery Communications</b><br/><br/><br/><b>Sr Front-End Developer</b><br/><br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Job ID:</b> 24905<br/><b>Type:</b> Company Employee Full-Time<br/><b># of Openings:</b> 1<br/>US-NY-New York City<br/><br/><b>Overview</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;"><strong>About GOLFTV</strong><br />GOLFTV is a new international venture from Discovery that will bring coverage from the best professional golf events to fans around the world. Discovery Golf is creating a new, innovative digital platform to deliver live content and special features that will change the way golf coverage is enjoyed.</p><p style="margin: 0px;"> </p><p style="margin: 0px;"><strong>The Role</strong></p><p style="margin: 0px;">GOLFTV is building out an Product Engineering team to deliver the customer-facing digital experiences across all platforms.</p><p style="margin: 0px;"> </p><p style="margin: 0px;">We are looking for a team player who loves to solve business problems through technology and will rise to the challenge of being an integral part of a fun, complex and cross-functional team.</p><p style="margin: 0px;"> </p><p style="margin: 0px;">You are a passionate coder with at least 7 years of software development who has background in the sports and media industry with the ability to contribute to software development, collaborate on technical discussions, take an active part in technical decisions while also being able to communicate with the stakeholders.</p><p style="margin: 0px;"> </p><p style="margin: 0px;">We always strive to use the tools appropriate for the job. Our front-end stack: ReactJS/React Native, TypeScript, Apollo client (GraphQL), and native code where needed (Swift, Java, etc).</p><br/><br/><b>Responsibilities</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">1. Write solid, scalable, reusable code <br />2. Collaborate with other software engineers and developers, on the various layers of infrastructure for our applications <br />3. Ensure responsiveness of applications and maintain quality<br />4. Ship high-quality, well-tested, secure, and maintainable code <br />5. Develop applications for web, iOS, Android, and OTT(TVs, connected devices) platforms.<br />6. Build new user-facing features using React Native/React.js/TypeScript. <br />7. Optimizing components for maximum performance across a vast array of web-capable devices and browsers.<br />8. Collaborate with co-workers from design, engineering, product, project, QA and content teams.<br />9. Translating designs and requirements into high quality code.<br />10. Peer code reviews.<br />11. Stay informed with changes in technology.<br />12. Produce comprehensive, usable software documentation.</p><br/><br/><b>Qualifications</b><br/><br/><p style="margin: 0px;">* In-depth knowledge of JavaScript, ReactJS, React Native, Redux, TypeScript, and Git.<br />* Experience with back end services like Firebase and Amazon AWS.<br />* Experienced in working on large scale, high-volume digital platforms.<br />* Ability to consistently produce high-quality deliverables on time.<br />* Strong debugging, problem solving and investigative skills with the ability to assimilate disparate information (log files, error messages etc.) and pursue leads to find root cause problems.<br />* A passion for Golf and/or a good understanding of the media and sport industries is a plus.</p><p style="margin: 0px;">* Must have the legal right to work in the United States</p><p style="margin: 0px;"><span style="color: #ffffff;">New York City, New York, NYC, NY</span></p>Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information. <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=581131&hashed=1619517695">EEO is the Law</a> <br><br> <a href="https://discovery.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppInert&action=download&id=588767&hashed=2014725565">Pay Transparency Policy Statement</a><br><br> If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com. <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/LYWmR6Uq1nqGsB74inekw"> <p>PI115104303</p>

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