Junior iOS Developer

Job Number: R50013734

Brand: Fox News Media

Job Type: Engineering, Technology

Location: New York, New York

Job Posting Date: April 6, 2021

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

JOB DESCRIPTION

Fox News is seeking a Junior iOS Developer to assist with the maintenance of our Fox News and Fox Business mobile and OTT apps. We're looking for someone who can code in Swift and adhere to best practices to ensure the delivery of stable and reliable app releases. You will have the opportunity to solve challenging technical problems and maintain good communication with other developers and stakeholders. In addition to programming, you will assist with maintaining CI/CD workflows, improving testing solutions, and optimizing the overall development process.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop features for the Fox News and Fox Business 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 from other developers

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

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • 0-2 years of experience in iOS Development using Swift

  • Exposure to CocoaPods

  • Exposure to RESTful JSON feed consumption

  • Exposure to push notification integration and deep linking

  • Exposure with Git, GitHub and Gitflow

  • Understanding of the latest development paradigms regarding performance, security and coding best practices

  • Familiarity with MVVM and Coordinators

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

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER

  • BS or higher in Computer Science or related field

  • Experience with tvOS, watchOS and SwiftUI development

  • Experience with Google IMA SDK

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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