About Nickelodeon Engineering
The Nickelodeon Engineering team is seeking talented engineers who are experts in delivering scalable, performance optimized solutions for our high-traffic, consumer-facing digital sites and apps. Creating for Nickelodeon is fundamentally about innovation. Your inspiration, imagination and willingness to take risks will ultimately result in your best work - and that’s what we want! We’re going to ask you to experiment, take risks, to have fun, to always make it feel fresh and to find the kid inside you.
You are an experienced engineering manager who wants to lead a team of Android developers. You are a creative problem solver, work well in a team environment, love to create great software, and want to always be learning. You believe in agility and getting things done that deliver business value. You are an expert in Android mobile development using Java, and have experience in multiple programming languages. You enjoy sharing knowledge, learning in multiple ways, and mentoring others.
The position is a hands-on manager level engineer who is an expert in Android development methodologies. You have experience leading engineering teams. You’ll be working as part of a fast paced, cross-functional, agile team building highly optimized native Android experiences for kids. With input from the business and guidance from the Director, the position is responsible for the technical design, development, and implementation of high-quality native mobile app products for high-traffic, consumer-facing nickelodeon digital apps. In addition to extensive experience delivering cross platform solutions, the ideal candidate for this role is a natural leader and has demonstrated a career of continued growth, expanding technical influence and responsibility.
Android transition and animation experience.
Launching streaming video media related apps in Google Play and Amazon Appstore.
Native mobile game development experience.
Android TV, Fire TV, Google Cast, and Android Wear experience.
Experience with DevOps, Continuous Integration and build tools.
Ability to write just enough documentation.
Prior experience with adaptive video streaming technologies, digital advertising platforms, and/or web analytics integration.