Software Engineer I, Android

Job Number: R50016110

Brand: Fox News Media

Job Type: Engineering, Technology, Digital

Location Type: Remote

Experience Level: Experienced Hires

Location: New York, New York ;   •   USA Remote **

Job Posting Date: June 17, 2022

**Remote: Fox Corporation has remote/virtual (or "work-from-home") positions available within the United States to qualified individuals who live in some areas of the United States. Remote opportunities are not available in all areas

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox News Media

FOX News Media operates the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX Business Network (FBN), FOX News Digital, FOX News Audio, FOX News Books, the direct-to-consumer digital streaming services FOX Nation and FOX News International and the newly announced platform FOX Weather. Currently the number one network in all of cable, FNC has also been the most watched television news channel for 20 consecutive years, while FBN currently ranks among the top business channels on cable. Owned by FOX Corporation, FOX News Media reaches 200 million people each month.

JOB DESCRIPTION

We're looking for a Software Engineer I, Android to assist with maintaining Fox News and Fox Business mobile and OTT apps. The ideal candidate has experience in developing mobile applications in Kotlin and adheres to the best practices to ensure delivery of stable and reliable app updates. Join us as we continue to solve challenging technical problems while also developing best-in-class news and business apps.

SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop features for Fox News and Fox Business Android-based mobile and OTT apps

  • Document code in a clear and concise manner

  • Identify and address technical debt

  • Monitor and improve app performance

  • Review and approve code changes

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define and ship new features

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • BS or higher in Computer Science or related field

  • Experience in Android Development using Kotlin

  • Strong knowledge of design patterns

  • Experience with RESTful JSON feed consumption

  • Experience with push notifications

  • Experience with Git and GitHub

  • Experience with OTT (Android TV/Fire TV) development preferred but not required

  • Experience with Google IMA SDK is ideal but not required

  • Experience with the latest development paradigms regarding performance, security and coding best practices

  • Good communication skills with different stakeholders such as QA, Project Managers and Product Owners

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We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

At FOX, we foster a culture and environment where everyone feels welcome and can thrive. We are deeply committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion, including attracting, retaining, and promoting diverse talent across our company. We live in a diverse world, with different ideas and different perspectives that come together to spark new ideas and make great things happen. That means reflecting the diversity of the world around us is critical to our company’s success. We ensure that our viewers, communities and employees feel heard, represented, and celebrated both on screen and off.

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