Senior Mobile Software Engineer, iOS SDKs

| Greater NYC Area

JW Player is looking for an accomplished Senior Mobile Software Engineer to join our Player SDKs team. The ideal candidate will have recent commercial experience developing native iOS applications, as well as applications built using a hybrid / WebView approach. This role will lead help lead the charge to enhance our JW Player SDK for iOS products to simplify the process of releasing video applications to mobile platforms.

JW Player is a global market leader and well-known brand in online video, powering video playback for over a billion unique users across millions of websites every month. We are a known driver of innovation in the online video space, allowing you to explore new technologies such as Chromecast, HLS/DASH, HTML5/CSS3 and cross-platform frameworks.

In this role, you will:

  • Work closely with the product and engineering teams to deliver on the product roadmap and technical vision
  • Lead development and launch of core features
  • Influence technical strategy to build a product that developers will love
  • Drive team discussions on SDK architecture and design
  • Analyze and optimize application code for efficiency and performance
  • Keep abreast of trends and platform updates that may improve or otherwise impact multimedia playback

Requirements:

  • 5+ years experience building complex iOS applications using Objective-C or Swift with Cocoa, UIKit and other frameworks
  • Knowledge of iOS SDK performance tools and optimization techniques
  • Experience with multithreading programming
  • Experience writing unit tests and testable code
  • A proven track record of shipping software used in a production environment
  • Experience leading a technical initiative through the entire software development lifecycle

Bonus Points: 

  • Front-end development experience (HTML/JavaScript/CSS)
  • Experience with native media playback in iOS (AVPlayer / AVPlayerViewController / AVPictureInPictureController)
  • Hybrid app development experience

About JW Player

JW Player pioneered video on the web over a decade ago and continues to innovate as the world’s largest network-independent platform for video delivery and intelligence. Media companies including Fox, VICE, Business Insider, and Univision, in addition to hundreds of thousands of creators of all types and sizes, rely on JW Player to deliver and monetize their content across all devices. JW Player’s massive global footprint of over 2 billion unique devices creates a powerful data graph of unique consumer insights and generates billions of incremental video views. The company is headquartered in New York, with offices in London and Eindhoven, and was named to Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™ in 2017. For more information, visit http://www.jwplayer.com.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


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Location

JW Player is located off the 33rd St. 6 stop in the heart of it all in midtown Manhattan.

What are JW Player Perks + Benefits

JW Player Benefits Overview

JW Player boasts a number of perks -- from our flexible work schedules and casual dress code to the Employee Professional Development program and generous Employee Referral Program, we strive to make sure all of our team members feel supported and appreciated.

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
For many of our roles, hitting goals and surpassing expectations net rewards!
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Diversity Program
JW Player makes every effort to create a diverse and inclusive environment for our team members, including company sponsored events like our annual Inspire: Women in Tech & monthly Fireside Chats!

Additional Perks + Benefits

Flexibility is the name of the game for us. We have leadership that understands the myriad needs of a diverse workforce and what it takes to maintain a happy, healthy, inclusive culture.

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