Senior iOS Developer

Job Number: R50007912

Brand: Fox News Channel

Job Type: Engineering, Information Technology

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: March 8, 2019

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox News Channel

FOX News Channel is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. FOX News finished 2018 as the most-watched basic cable network for the third consecutive year in both primetime and total day among total viewers, and has held its number one national cable news channel status for 68 consecutive quarters. FNC is available in nearly 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre.

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a Senior iOS Developer. You will play a key role in building out and maintaining our current native mobile apps, as well as engineering new applications from scratch. You will help influence our mobile development stack to create enterprise-level applications on the iOS and tvOS platforms. You will solve challenging technical problems and maintain good communication with other developers and stakeholders such as designers, project managers, and product managers. In addition to programming, you will help develop and maintain CI/CD solutions, testing solutions and solidify the development process.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop features and solutions for multiple apps in the Fox family, such as Fox Sports, Fox Television Stations, Fox News, Fox Business and more
  • Help architect and develop solutions for enterprise-level challenges such as supporting multiple clients with reskinnable codebases, registration/authentication with shared backends and help ensure timely delivery with reusable, reliable codes
  • Help further the mobile development stack for unit testing, CI/CD workflows, and deployment
  • Work with developers on-and-offsite across different development environments such as web, CMS, and backend service teams

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science or related field is preferred
  • At least 3 years experience in iOS Development using Swift
  • Strong knowledge of design patterns
  • Experience with source control systems, specifically Git
  • Experience with RESTful JSON feed consumption
  • Experience with push notification integration and deep linking
  • Experience with tvOS development is preferred
  • Experience with the latest development paradigms regarding performance, security and coding best practices
  • Good communication skills and relationships with different stakeholders such as QA, Project Managers and Product Owners

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.

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