Level : IC
Department : Connected Devices - Engineering
Reports to : Abhilash Nagabhushana
Location : Bangalore
About ZEE - Technology & Innovation
ZEE5 is the OTT platform of the ZEE Network and is the fastest growing OTT platform in India. With a very strong subscription service, ZEE5 Premium, provides access to over 100 originals and Top Bollywood blockbusters, apart from 100,000+ hours of network content.
Job Summary / Purpose
We are striving to create the best Video content destination for our consumers on a varied set of devices, from phones to tablets, including devices coming out with bleeding edge of technology.
Our Roku application team is heavily focused on delivering an unmatchable user experience on these devices while our consumers watch the content they love!
Primary Accountabilities :
As a senior engineer you will influence how we build individual features and products and bring in best practices and patterns that can be used for engineering lifecycle for living room devices.
You'll take ownership of our continued efforts to scale TV app development across different Platforms, providing valuable insight on how we can refine our processes and tools to support additional contributors in our architecture and code.
Drive feature development for our well-renowned apps for Roku and Smart TV apps.
Take ownership of end-to-end product quality, from developing and maintaining core app frameworks that help make the apps more reliable and delightful.
Secondary Accountabilities :
Create prototypes of new ideas and explore new technologies on the forefront of SmartTV technology
Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
Write stable code to bring the crash free rate to 99.95%
Write testable code that need to have 97% unit test case coverage
Bachelor's degree in computer science or related discipline preferred.
3 -5 Experience in developing software with hands-on experience in building smart TV & OTT Applications.
Application development experience using Roku SDK, Bright script, Roku Debugging tools.
Expert in Building UI components & custom controllers in Brightscript.
Experience with developing apps published on Roku channel store.
Good working experience on Web Service Integration ( REST, JSON, XML )
Entrepreneurial spirit, bias for action & ability to work independently.
Broad knowledge of TV applications pertaining to Media domain like VOD and Linear.
Experience on using analytics, location and social APIs, payment gateway, media content transcoding and cloud integration, APM tools.
Supports group decisions and puts group success ahead of own goals.
Is approachable and willing to help others.
Is results-driven and can identify steps to achieving goals.
Analyses problems by obtaining and organising relevant information.
Excellent verbal and written communication skillsDesirable
Communicates ideas effectively.
Ability to interpret key design principles.
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