Roku Engineer

Job Number: R50025397

Brand: Fox Corporation

Job Type: Engineering, Technology

Location Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Experienced Hires

Location: Los Angeles, California

Job Posting Date: April 30, 2024

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Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News Media, FOX Sports, FOX Entertainment, FOX Television Stations and Tubi Media Group. We empower a diverse range of creators to imagine and develop culturally significant content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.


The Roku Engineer will play a key role in building out and maintaining current native Roku SDKs, as well as architecting new SDKs for all Fox brands. They will help influence our development stack to create enterprise-level SDKs and components on the Roku platform. They will look ahead to challenges across the enterprise and ideate as well as prototype cross-business solutions for all Fox brands. This role will solve challenging technical problems and provide direction to other developers and maintain good communication with stakeholders such as designers, project managers, and product managers. In addition to development, they will develop and maintain CI/CD, testing, and solidifying the Roku development process.


  • Develop robust features and solutions for adoption by many Roku clients in the Fox family, such as Fox Sports, Fox Television Stations, Fox News, Fox Business and more

  • Architect common packages and modules for use across the different Roku SDKs to help unify codebases and identify commonality

  • Architect and develop solutions for enterprise-level challenges such as supporting multiple Fox clients, registration/authentication, interfacing with various backend services, and ensuring timely delivery with reusable, reliable code

  • Develop the core stack for Roku Brightscript unit testing, CI/CD workflows, and release deployment

  • Collaborate with developers across different development platforms such as Android, Web, Swift and backend services


  • Excellent Roku and BrightScript development skills

  • Solid understanding of SceneGraph framework and task/render thread optimization

  • Strong knowledge of design pattern application and client architecture

  • Demonstrable knowledge of building responsive user experiences

  • Experience with source control systems, specifically Git and Pull Requests

  • Experience with RESTful APIs, JSON Parsing, unit testing and end-to-end testing

  • Experience with build dependency and package management including integration of third party libraries

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

  • Experience with UML or Sequence diagrams to communicate architecture and ideas

  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written) with an ability to work in a highly collaborative environment


  • BS or higher in Computer Science or related field

  • Passion for leading or participating in a cross-company Roku engineering interest group



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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.

Click here to learn more about the diverse communities of people behind our brands. 

Pursuant to state and local pay disclosure requirements, the pay range for this role, with final offer amount dependent on education, skills, experience, and location is: $95,000.00-137,500.00 annually for California. This role is also eligible for an annual discretionary bonus, various benefits, including medical/dental/vision, insurance, a 401(k) plan, paid time off, and other benefits in accordance with applicable plan documents. Benefits for Union represented employees will be in accordance with the applicable collective bargaining agreement.

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