It takes powerful technology to connect our brands and partners with an audience of 1 billion. Nearly half of Verizon Media employees are building the code and platforms that help us achieve that. Whether you’re looking to write mobile app code, engineer the servers behind our massive ad tech stacks, or develop algorithms to help us process 4 trillion data points a day, what you do here will have a huge impact on our business—and the world. Want in? Verizon Digital Media Services brings together world-class technology to prepare, deliver and display content – so users can watch and enjoy on their terms. The purpose of our platform is simple. It delivers next-generation digital experiences for today’s demanding users, whether it be their favorite TV shows, catching up with friends via social media or shopping for the latest gadgets. Built on top of one of the world’s largest networks, our platform easily handles your users’ appetite for instant, secure and always-on media, anytime, anywhere.

Little bit about us:

The iOS Video Player team is responsible for building and improving the video player across all iOS apps at large scale (think Yahoo Sports, Finance, Newsroom, Tumblr). The iOS developer plays a key role in delivering a meaningful viewing experience for our end users as well as external clients. In addition, you will develop products to be distributed by external companies for all types of video entertainment brands.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with a diverse group of experienced engineers, product managers, and designers to help define, craft, and deliver new features in our iOS Video Player
  • Build in Objective-C, Swift, RxSwift -- with an emphasis on modular, performant, maintainable code design
  • Have ownership to deliver -- from the small must-do tasks to large, complex projects with many moving parts
  • Contribute to app architecture/design reviews, code reviews, writing unit tests, performance tuning
  • Share your perspectives to help craft our technical direction, standard methodologies, and product designs/ideas and team processes - we value and rely on your input!

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 3+ years experience building native iOS apps that have been successfully launched
  • Demonstrated skills in Objective-C, Swift, Cocoa Touch, Xcode, CocoaPods, git, etc.
  • Strong coding chops, code design skills and grasp of development standard methodologies -- including object-oriented design; writing modular, reusable, testable code; data structures; concurrency; performance tuning
  • Deep understanding of tools needed to craft and build iOS apps
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving, and debugging skills
  • BS in Computer Science or Engineering

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Video/OTT (HLS, DASH, DRM, etc) experience is a huge plus.
  • The quintessential teammate -- articulate, adaptable, supportive, hard-working and enjoys a good laugh

Verizon Media is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category. Verizon Media is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. If you need accessibility assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, please email ApplicantAccommodation@verizonmedia.com or call 408-336-1409. Emails/calls received for non-disability related issues, such as following up on an application, will not receive a response.

Currently work for Verizon Media? Please apply on our internal career site. ​

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