Senior Software Development Engineer - Web

Bangalore, Karnataka
1. Engineering – Living Room Devices
Full time
About the Role
At Hotstar, we have 300 million users and capture close to a billion click stream messages daily. The engineering team at Hotstar is at the centre of the action and is responsible for creating unmatched user experience. Our engineers solve real life complex problems and create compelling experiences for our customers.

We are looking for technical & product-aware engineers who will build best of breed architecture for our platform. Come and be a part of our small, high-performance Living Room team, which is heavily focused on delivering an unmatchable user delight!
The pace of our growth is incredible – if you want to tackle hard and interesting problems at scale, and create an impact within an entrepreneurial environment, join us!

Your Key Responsibilities

    • You will be building dynamic web based Smart TV applications with JavaScript frameworks like React JS, React Native, TVJS and other popular JS frameworks
    • You need to have good understanding of development methodologies, testing practices, and tools and knowing when to apply each method to achieve the desired outcomes
    • You are expected to have strong experience and knowledge of Design and Architectural patterns and know when to apply them
    • Strong communication skills and knows when to ask for help and bounce ideas and solutions off peers
    • You are supposed to take ownership of end-to-end product quality, from developing and maintaining core app frameworks that help make the apps more reliable and delightful
    • Create prototypes of new ideas and explore new technologies on the forefront of SmartTV platforms

What to Bring

    • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related discipline preferred
    • 3-8 years professional experience developing Angular, Node JS, React-based web applications
    • Proficient in HTML5 and JavaScript
    • Experience in using cloud service providers (e.g.: AWS)
    • Experience integrating open source or 3rd party API’s and Libraries highly desirable
    • Exposure to Agile, Continuous Integration, Test Driven Development is a plus
    • Must have excellent problem solving skills and love technical challenges
    • Experience in Video and media based development projects (DRM, OVPs, Advertising, Analytics) is a big plus
    • Experience on integrating performance monitoring tools is a big plus