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Software Engineer - Living Room Devices

Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom

Job Description

Job Title:
Software Engineer - Living Room Devices
Location:
Hammersmith, London, United Kingdom
Schedule:
Full-Time, Permanent
Team:
Software Engineering
Department:
Technology
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What's your new role about?

Do you want to be part of a team that engineers a global product that’s used by millions of users daily?
 
DAZN is one of the fasting growing OTT companies in the world and stream over 40 different sports, from more than 300 different leagues, in over 200 countries. Since we launched in 2016, we have streamed more than 600 million hours of content!
 
A BIT ABOUT YOUR TEAM:
 
Teams are typically made up of around 5-8 Engineers, a Product Manager, Scrum Master and an Engineering manager supported by a Principal engineers. Our team are a group from various and diverse backgrounds, we tend to have a flat structure within a team as everyone brings something different and has different experiences and knowledge.  The team you will be joining is currently in charge of the catalogue chapter that is a large component of the TV app and help create the DAZN App that runs on various devices such as PS5, LG TV’s, Android living room devices (e.g. Fire Stick) and so on.
 
Tech stack: JavaScript, React, Mobx, CSS, HTML5
 
Here's what you will do (not all of it, just the important stuff!)

We work using Agile and XP practices such as Scrum and Kanban and all work together in or own TV room.
You would be picking items up from the backlog and working on them usually in the form of pair programming; working towards delivering to acceptance criteria and the teams Definition of Done, the app is built mostly using React and vanilla JS.
Aside from the day to day work you'll be part of refinement, planning retros and helping both your team and DAZN as a whole be a great place to work, our culture is very important to us and we want everyone to help define and drive it.
 

DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS?

  • Expert in JavaScript ( React.js would be great, otherwise we can teach you)
  • Own and drive testing and quality and realise it’s a whole team responsibility

IT WOULD BE GREAT BONUS IF YOU HAD THESE TOO:

  • Worked in a TDD environment 
  • Experience using CI/CD
  • Experience with Living Room Devices i.e. Smart TV's, Xbox, PlayStation. Roku, Amazon Firestick, Apple TV, etc and /or OTT / VOD / Streaming

Here's a little more about us…



At DAZN, we bring ambition to life. We are innovators, game-changers and pioneers. So if you want to push boundaries and make an impact, DAZN is the place to be.

As part of our team you'll have the opportunity to make your mark and the power to make change happen. We're doing things no-one has done before, giving fans and customers access to sport anytime, anywhere. We're using world-class technology to transform sports and revolutionise the industry and we're not going to stop.

If you're ambitious, inventive, passionate, brave and supportive, then you're the kind of person who's going to enjoy life at DAZN.

We are committed to fostering an inclusive environment, both inside and outside of our walls, that values equality and diversity and where everyone can contribute at the highest level and have their voices heard. For us, this means hiring and developing talent across all races, ethnicities, religions, age groups, sexual orientations, gender identities and abilities. If you’d like to include a cover letter with your application, please feel free to. Please do not feel you need to apply with a photo or disclose any other information that is not related to your professional experience.

We look forward to hearing from you.